Welcome to 2014! As we kick off the New Year many changes are in store for the market. And just as the market changes, so too does Constructech, as your No. 1 publication for technology continues to reinvent itself.
It was roughly one-year ago that the auto world was introduced to the Ford Atlas Concept. Making its debut at the Detroit Auto Show in January 2013, this concept pickup truck from Ford Motor Co., www.ford.com, Dearborn, Mich., was intended to showcase the design, capability, fuel efficiency, and smart technology the automaker believes "will define future pickup trucks."
"IT is no longer a backoffice function." These words from Harvey Batra, director, information technology, The Truland Group, www.truland.com, Reston, Va., about the transformation occurring at his company sums up the technology transformation that is currently taking place across the construction industry in general.