BIM Software for Contractors: A Breakdown of Benefits
Time is money, especially on a construction site.
A project that’s completed on or ahead of schedule can save labor expenses not just for the developer or homeowner, but every trade involved on-site. Plus, the sooner a structure is completed, the sooner you can start to recoup your investment.
- Blog Post
- February 2019
- Pekka Moilanen
For modular construction, a building method where many of the structure’s parts are prefabricated in a factory setting before being assembled on-site, 2020 and the first part of 2021 proved to be periods of tremendous growth. Why?
With the right moves, real estate developers can be significant players in the move to modular. Timelines will accelerate, construction costs will lower, and efficiencies will increase across the board. Why not start now?
As of late last year, roughly 900 million people were living in informal settlements worldwide, and the UN estimates that by 2030, 3 billion people will need affordable housing in major cities. So, how can cities address the need to build safe, affordable housing in a way that’s still mindful of the environment? The answer may come down to construction methods.