Smartvid.io to sponsor Groundbreak 2020

    Groundbreak, October 27-28 2020, Virtual

    Smartvid.io is sponsoring Procore's virtual conference, Groundbreak, on October 27-28th. "Stop by" our virtual booth to see how Smartvid’s Safety Suite, featuring "Vinnie" the AI engine, gives project teams and management the ability to trend, predict and prevent safety risk, including automatically tracking of COVID-19 metrics like mask wearing and social distancing.

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    3Q Tech Report: New Ideas for a Strange Era

    ENR, 9/30/2020

    At the start of 2020, construction technology was a hot market. Venture capital was pouring in as tech investors saw potential for growth. Industry firms that had already made investments in technology were seeing real gains from their efforts. When the COVID-19 pandemic rattled the construction industry this spring, technology providers dropped what they were doing to refocus on practical solutions to keep projects going in a frenetic triage. Now that the initial pandemic shock has passed and a new, unusual rhythm for construction has settled in, what happened to the momentum for broader technology adoption?

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    NEXT Coalition chooses first pilot efforts in ‘Construction Safety Challenge’

    Business Wire, 9/29/2020

    Three months since banding together to promote and share work-site safety best practices, the NEXT Coalition -- an industry collaboration among leading critical infrastructure and construction companies – has chosen five pilot projects meant to protect crews against challenges posed by COVID-19.

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    Smartvid.io to sponsor ENR FutureTech 2020... virtually!

    ENR FutureTech, October 13-16, 2020, Virtual

    Smartvid.io is a silver sponsor at the virtual 2020 FutureTech conference on October 13-16th. "Stop by" our virtual booth (#33) to see how Smartvid.io’s Safety Suite, including Safety Observations, Safety Monitoring and Predictive Analytics, combine to give project teams and management the ability to predict and prevent incidents - saving lives and preserving timely project delivery.

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    Smartvid.io to sponsor the Advancing Construction Analytics Conference

    Advancing Construction Analytics, September 22-24, 2020, Virtual

    Smartvid.io is a sponsor at the 2020 Advancing Construction Analytics conference on September 22-24th.  This year the conference will be online but "stop by" our virtual booth to see how Smartvid.io’s Safety Suite, including Safety Observations, Safety Monitoring and Predictive Analytics, combine to give project teams and management the ability to predict and prevent incidents - saving lives and preserving timely project delivery.

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    How Data is Helping Contractors Survive the Coronavirus

    ENR, 8/26/2020

    Construction companies are facing exceptional levels of uncertainty. With the novel coronavirus still spreading, varying levels of economic restrictions in place, and with national elections weeks away, contractors are desperate for signs of how demand for projects will vary by region and type of structure. Equally important are the prospects for supply-chain disruptions, materials prices, and availability of employees, subcontractors and government workers needed to approve projects.

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    How these tech companies are helping keep construction workers safe during COVID-19

    Procore Jobsite, 8/17/2020

    The world is still in the early days of the “new normal” amid the coronavirus pandemic.

    In order to keep workers and customers safe, the construction industry like many other businesses, has had to adapt rapidly. It is changing processes to ensure workers and jobsites remain safe. To that end, some safety-focused companies repurposed their existing technology, while others discovered new uses for the work they had already been doing.

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    Shawmut develops technology-based COVID-19 safety platform

    New York Real Estate Journal, 8/04/2020

    New York, NY Shawmut Design and Construction has developed a COVID-19 safety plan, created in partnership with trade unions, industry peer groups, and other leading firms. The firm has rolled out safety protocols, new job-site innovation, and a COVID-19 risk assessment and response plan to all project sites across the country, ensuring the safety of all employees and team members.

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    Smartvid.io selected as top provider on the BuiltWorlds 2020 Smart Jobsite 50 List

    BuiltWorlds, 7/29/2020

    The construction jobsite is an ever-changing, dynamic, and, at times, dangerous, work environment – but the construction technology players are stepping up to answer the call. On the heels of Day 3 of the 2020 Project Delivery Conference, where we dove into the processes and technology that leading industry players are leveraging to make their jobsites “smarter,” we’re highlighting the many different providers that are making it safer, controlled, and more efficient.

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    How construction firms can return to work safely

    Autodesk Construction Cloud, 7/20/2020

    These uncertain times make us want to seek comfort. At home, we can easily turn to small comforts that make us feel safe like our families, pets, or in my case, my favorite snack — buffalo wing flavored Cheese-its. Food may give us comfort at home, but how about at work?

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