In the construction space, 26% of software applications do not integrate at all, according to a JBKnowledge report. The majority of the software vendors who claim they do integrate, don’t integrate intelligently. When it comes down to it, many of these integrations are just an excel import/export process which take a lot of manual manipulation, and worst of all, time. This is not integration.
CEO Tom Stemm was elected Executive Director for COSA, the Construction Open Software Alliance during the regular membership meeting held in March. Tom has been a COSA member since 2015.
Every building project has its surprises. From a small DIY project to building a hospital, things don’t always go according to plan. This efficiency-sucking truth could change for construction firms through virtual reality. Virtual reality is more than just a cool way to play video games. It has applications across many industries and disciplines from helping veterans cope with PTSD to touring a college campus from across the country. Its application to construction could have a significant impact on building and planning projects.