Civil Construction

  • [Video] Trimble Earthworks - Dozer Horizontal Steering5:40

    [Video] Trimble Earthworks - Dozer Horizontal Steering

    Trimble Earthworks - Dozer horizontal control with blade autos.

    Watch Video
  • Austrian contractor PORR is setting new trends with its work on the Sibiu highway in Romania

    Austrian contractor PORR is setting new trends with its work on the Sibiu highway in Romania

    The firm is working on the 13.2km Lot 1 stretch of the project, one of five lots for the highway which will stretch 123km when complete and at a total cost of around €1.6 billion.

    Read Article
  • NIX Contracting Realizes Impressive ROI with Help from Trimble Technology

    NIX Contracting Realizes Impressive ROI with Help from Trimble Technology

    For over two decades, Fenton, Michigan-based NIX Contracting has been a provider of excavation and demolition services for the commercial and residential markets.

    Read Article
  • Shipps Grows with Grade Control

    Shipps Grows with Grade Control

    Jonathan Shipps has been working for his family’s business, Shipps Contracting, for as long as he can remember.

    Read Article
  • Technology improving paving: 3D machine control and beyond

    Technology improving paving: 3D machine control and beyond

    Tech companies and OEMs have been investing heavily in 3D machine control technologies in the roadbuilding sector to help paving and milling operations build longer-lasting roads.

    Read Article
  • Augmented Reality Platform Turns Risk into Reward for Contractor, Customer and Community

    Augmented Reality Platform Turns Risk into Reward for Contractor, Customer and Community

    Founded in 1995, Rolleston, New Zealand-based Blakely Construction is a civil contractor serving Canterbury and surrounding regions.

    Read Article
  • Lane Leads $135M Suncoast Parkway Extension

    Lane Leads $135M Suncoast Parkway Extension

    Despite encountering two sinkholes and relocating close to 600 gopher tortoises, crews in Florida remain on schedule as they work on a $135 million undertaking known as the Suncoast Parkway 2 project.

    Read Article
  • Is the Future of Construction Robotic?

    Is the Future of Construction Robotic?

    Construction is one of the UK’s largest, most important markets - providing £119 billion to the economy and over 3 million jobs in 2019, many of which focus on skilled manual labour.

    Read Article
  • Hamm Companies Ups Drone Flight Time/Value By Outsourcing Data Processing.

    Hamm Companies Ups Drone Flight Time/Value By Outsourcing Data Processing.

    Founded in 1954, Hamm Companies operates highway construction, aggregates and waste services divisions.

    Read Article
  • The autonomous job site: AI takes some control of heavy equipment

    The autonomous job site: AI takes some control of heavy equipment

    As the number of autonomous features available for heavy equipment continues to grow, it’s hard not to think of the automotive industry’s quest to develop self-driving cars.

    Read Article
  • How Going From 2D to 3D Grading Systems is Expanding Opportunities for Calgary's Shamrock Earthworks

    How Going From 2D to 3D Grading Systems is Expanding Opportunities for Calgary's Shamrock Earthworks

    From the cab of his Liebherr 920 compact excavator, Sean Coghlan demonstrates the effectiveness, speed and accuracy of Trimble Earthworks’ 2D grade control system in one of the latest episodes of Tech

    Read Article
  • Soil compaction efficiency boost from Trimble

    Soil compaction efficiency boost from Trimble

    Trimble claims that its new Earthworks Grade Control Platform version 2.4 soil compactor package offers a major gain in working efficiency

    Read Article
  • Milling Machine Technology Simplifies Operation

    Milling Machine Technology Simplifies Operation

    The latest milling machine technology can hold tight tolerances and increase production while reducing crew demands.

    Read Article
  • Australian-First Machine Innovation Saving Time and Money for Vineyard Operator

    Australian-First Machine Innovation Saving Time and Money for Vineyard Operator

    A partnership between Vermeer Australia and SITECH Construction Systems, the Trimble Authorised Dealer has seen Andrew Peace Wines move from pine posts to a new semi-automated system to efficiently pi

    Read Article
  • Virtual and augmented reality: The realities of modern construction

    Virtual and augmented reality: The realities of modern construction

    Technology firms are not claiming innovations such as virtual and augmented reality are going to change the way infrastructure is built; they say it already has.

    Read Article
  • Construction industry 2025

    Construction industry 2025

    The construction industry is beginning to adopt new technology and an industry expert predicts that by 2025 there will be a central hub for Building Information Modelling

    Read Article
  • Pūhoi to Warkworth Project Team Draws on High Flying Data

    Pūhoi to Warkworth Project Team Draws on High Flying Data

    The Northern Express Group (NX2) is a private consortium charged with the finance, design, construction, 25-year maintenance and operation of Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency’s Ara Tūhono – Pūhoi to Wa

    Read Article
  • Training Leader Looks to Fill the Technology Gap on Heavy Equipment

    Training Leader Looks to Fill the Technology Gap on Heavy Equipment

    As a company that prides itself on adapting to the needs of students and employers, Major Training Group, one of Australia’s oldest registered training organisations, is pushing the boundaries again.

    Read Article
  • California Constructor - Technology Keeping Contractors Competitive, Safe and Cost-Effective

    California Constructor - Technology Keeping Contractors Competitive, Safe and Cost-Effective

    Trimble is helping to improve project outcomes and construction processes through cutting-edge technologies like augmented reality, virtual reality and BIM collaboration solutions.

    Learn More
  • Using Technology to Improve Paving Results & Profits

    Using Technology to Improve Paving Results & Profits

    The use of data during the paving process can help asphalt contractors build better roads more efficiently.

    Read Article
  • loading
    Loading More...