As owner-operators of oil and gas facilities increasingly turn to laser scanning to extend the life of their assets, U.S.-based contractor Ariosh has secured a valuable competitive advantage by pioneering the technology in West Africa.
In the heart of Brisbane, Australia’s third most populous city, construction company Watpac Australia Pty. Ltd. has a contract to build a $570-million (US) project in the Southbank cultural precinct that will integrate residential, commercial, hotel and public space with a public transport hub.
With its 27 member states, the European Union (EU) has some 12 million farmers who strive to reliably produce crops to feed about 500 million consumers, while simultaneously protecting the environment.
Experts with technology companies looked back at 2013’s technological breakthroughs and offered insight into technologies and infrastructure changes they expect to see in 2014. The year promises to be a big one with new and developing technology, better public engagement and innovative building processes.