05 Mar

Dodge Data & Analytics Report Includes Insights from ProNovos

Dodge Data & Analytics Report Includes Insights from ProNovos A new Dodge Data & Analytics SmartMarket Report is a deep dive into building information modeling (BIM) for mechanical and HVAC contractors. Bruce Orr, ProNovos’ Chief Data Scientist, contributed by sitting for an hour-long interview with the research team. In the wide-ranging conversation, Orr shared his insights into how mechanical and HVAC contractors are using BIM, AI and machine learning to ramp up productivity and control [...]

18 Feb

Foundation + ProNovos = New Insights for Contractors

Foundation + ProNovos = New Insights for Contractors There’s a reason Foundation construction accounting software is popular among contractors: Unlike general-purpose accounting tools, Foundation makes it easy to track and report all kinds of construction-specific information. However, Foundation has another huge advantage as well: Because it uses MS SQL Server, it can “plug and play” with some of the most advanced tools available to contracting companies today — including the ProNovos construction data analytics and [...]

27 Jan

Strategies for Managing the Rising Tide of Construction Data

Cutting Through ‘Paralysis by Analysis’ Strategies for Managing the Rising Tide of Construction Data Construction firms juggle dozens or even hundreds of projects simultaneously. For c-suite decision-makers, that can translate into a near-permanent state of triage—scrambling to put out project-specific fires related to schedules, costs, quality and safety. It’s a dynamic that must end if contractors, especially self-performers, are to take full advantage of the tech and data revolutions in construction. When you’re in “triage [...]

construction data hygiene
20 Nov

‘Data Hygiene’: Read Our Post at AEC Business

Data Hygiene Read Our Post at AEC Business Beautiful charts, graphs and animations are meaningless if the data used to create them is full of holes. That's the gist of our blog post published on Nov. 18 at AEC Business, which focuses on construction innovation and technology and has a global audience of professionals who are interested in subjects such as digitalization of the industry, lean construction, materials technology, industrialization, sustainability and business improvement. Thanks to Aarni [...]

construction hard hats
04 Nov

What is Construction Data?

What is Construction Data? Construction Data is valuable information to help contractors forecast the needs of specific projects. Utilization of this data ensures a more favorable outcome. Project management in the construction industry is complex. Construction Data is valuable information to help contractors forecast the needs of specific projects. Utilization of this data ensures a more favorable outcome. Project management in the construction industry is complex. One unexpected issue can affect every stage and component [...]