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Why the desire for real time visibility has increased by 4.7 times since 2016

The volume of interest in real time site visibility has increased by 471% since 2016 [Google Trends, see figure 1]. Figure 1. Data source: Google Trends Interest (yearly average of weekly interest) In 2016, the McKinsey Global Institute found the construction industry to be one of the least digitised industries in the world [source]. In the short time since then, the appetite for technology in the construction industry has dramatically increased. A 2018 publication by McKinsey [source]

What Construction Technology will shape the industry in 2025?

Construction technology is rapidly changing the way sites work around the world, and Australia is no exception. Forward-thinking builders, developers, site managers, and architects are embracing advances in technology to helping their staff work faster, smarter, safer and more cost-effectively. With so many changes and possibilities to consider, we wanted to break down the five construction technology trends that we believe will have the biggest impact on the industry as we head towards 2025. 1.      Predictive analytics technology While many construction companies have

Creating an enviable Site Safety Culture

Over the years our amazing clients have shared loads of safety wisdom with us – from awesome innovations to the “oh crap” moments. In this series we’re looking at the challenges they’ve faced and the lessons we learnt from them. When you’re managing a construction site, which may be home to hundreds of contractors and sub-contractors over the course of the build, it can be hard to nail down the right site safety culture. Different trades come and go, and though you

Choosing the right construction software for your business

If you own or run a construction company, chances are you’re aware of technology’s potential to improve safety, streamline processes and support informed decision-making. And while you might be a long way from adopting technologies like drones, 3D modelling and mobile apps, you probably know of companies that have implemented some form of construction software. However, like many industry professionals, you may also be unsure about where to begin. How do you select software products? What outcomes can you expect? Where could technology fit in your

Managing Fatigue

We’ve realised that SignOnSite is in a unique position to help tackle worker fatigue, because our automatic sign on feature ensures an accurate digital attendance register across the whole site. This article outlines our thinking around fatigue and how we can help. Since we’re currently in the process of planning this capability, we’d love to hear your thoughts and feedback! Worker fatigue is an age-old problem plaguing industries of all shapes and sizes – despite truckloads of research proving the negative effects

Feature update: The Visitor Register

We think you’re going to like this one We here at SignOnSite HQ have been working hard to bring to you the latest update to the SignOnSite platform. We’re happy to announce that the Visitor Register is now available in the SignOnSite app. And it’s on iOS and Android. Site visitor attendance in action Remember having to consult induction forms, visitor sign in sheets and log books, just to get a rough idea of who was on site for the day? While we helped