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Will New Technology Leave Some Construction Equipment OEM’s in the Dust?

We do our banking online, check email and watch TV on our smart phones, manage our investments and apply for insurance on our laptops, and navigate unfamiliar routes using GPS.

So we have to wonder: why is it taking so long for the construction industry to adapt to new technology?

We see construction projects daily, and in them we see the beginning of autonomous compaction. We see the ability to map job sites with drones. We will have – and in a few cases do have – digital data sent to dozers. But when will it hit the masses?