Why automation and digitalization is crucial

Technology trends could help improve functionality, construction, and maintenance, creating opportunities for greater safety, efficiency, and economic success.

3 simple reasons why automation and digitalization is crucial
1. Construction automation increases productivity
2. Digitalization leads to optimized utilization
3. Improved process flow decreases construction time and cost

Technology trends no doubts are expected to completely disrupt the traditional construction process to help decrease construction time and cost.

Digital technology has affected a great number of industries across the globe. While it’s more visible in certain areas, such as agriculture, manufacturing, and retail, it’s the construction industry that’s taking the biggest advantage of it now. The era of digitalisation has finally reached contractors and their businesses, and it’s about time.

It is said that the majority of construction firms still operate the same way they did decades ago. Even though new technologies have been emerging at a breakneck pace, contractors are quite adamant to change. But a shift from the physical to the digital world is extremely beneficial and construction industry seems to be slowly coming to this realisation.

Food for thoughts: Are you the one who adopt new technology and catching up with the changes constantly or the one that is slowly coming to realisation that a change is needed?

 

 

Cited, letsbuild | McKinsey & Company