The productivity of the construction industry has been falling since the 1990s, and the construction industry has more fatal workplace accidents than any other industry. Construction companies in advanced nations have positioned overseas projects as an important part of their business growth strategies.
Recently, new technologies such as Building Information Modeling (BIM), Virtual Design Construction (VDC), Cloud Computing and Tablet Terminals are being introduced in the construction phase as well as the planning and design phases.
3D systems which can use 3D models of buildings and structures on tablet terminals or can document work instructions for on-site management are expected to solve the challenges to productivity, safety, and positioning in the construction industry.
Find out more about this topic by downloading this whitepaper by Leiri Lab.