Automation

Solving the building operations’ energy consumption problem 

It’s estimated that building operations account for a staggering 30% of global final energy consumption. It’s clear there’s a need to boost efficiency, but how can we achieve this with no loss to comfort and at a reasonable cost? Here,...

GoBolt and Instock team up to power warehouse efficiency and drive toward self-service automation 

GoBolt, a technology company building the world’s largest sustainable supply chain network, has partnered with Instock on a technology-driven warehouse initiative. GoBolt is already at the forefront of innovation in the logistics industry with its...

Findable launches AI building documentation solutions to the UK 

Findable, which automates building documentation using Artificial Intelligence (AI), has arrived in the UK to solve building document chaos, using AI to read and automatically sort over one million documents for its customers to date. Building documentation...

New Launch Control app features enhance the US land-buying process  

Launch Control has announced a series of app features designed to change how land investors connect with prospective sellers. These enhancements, which include Quick Replies and Drip Automation, bring greater precision and efficiency to the land-buying...

Using tech to short-circuit the real estate investment value chain

Mark Templeman, Chief Technology Officer at ASK Partners tells us how the technology at ASK Partners is utilised for better real estate investment outcomes. The investment value chain has long been cluttered with intermediaries, dampening returns for...

Dusty Robotics unveils second generation robot and comprehensive BIM-to-Field automated workflow 

Dusty Robotics has announced the launch of its FieldPrint Platform, a complete BIM-to-field solution designed to reduce construction risk by ensuring all contractors are building off the same information. The FieldPrint Platform provides a suite of tools...

Highway Care’s automated cone-laying solution aims to revolutionise our roads 

There are an estimated two million cones in use on the UK’s road networks, with each one typically weighing 8.5kg – 10kg. Traditionally, they are laid manually to mark out the work area for road maintenance and improvement projects, with...

Huawei’s new foundation upgrades aviation and rail industries 

In parallel with HUAWEI CONNECT 2023, Huawei’s Aviation & Rail BU held three global summits specifically oriented to the BU’s niche.  Huawei teamed up with Huitie Technology to develop the Smart Railway TFDS Solution, which uses the...

Horizon Robotics showcases its latest automated driving solutions  

Horizon Robotics, a leading provider of energy-efficient computing solutions for advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) and automated driving (AD) for consumer vehicles in China, showcases its ‘Journey series’ energy-efficient computing...

Exploring AI’s contributions and emotional essence in architecture 

Recent AI developments prompt reflection on its impact. Architects view AI as a timesaving ally yet acknowledge its limitations as emotion and empathy remain uniquely human for crafting meaningful spatial experiences. Here, Gavin Wu, an architect at JDDK...

Street security robot introduced to the public 

Knightscope, a developer of autonomous security robots and blue light emergency communication systems, has announced that lifestyle centre, Crocker Park, has deployed a K5 Autonomous Security Robot (ASR) in Westlake, Ohio.  The shopping and dining...

School reconstruction in war-torn Ukraine uses revolutionary 3D printing 

A city in western Ukraine is using 3D printing technology during the second stage of constructing a school’s building. According to preliminary calculations, this will be the largest one-story educational facility in the world, built with an on-site...