Meeting Todayʼs Challenges, Reaching AECʼs Future

CIMdata has published the following commentary regarding the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC) industry. The industry faces severe challenges, with productivity issues topping the list. To best meet the challenges, construction firms need to better leverage advanced computing technologies and off-site fabrication to improve competitiveness and efficiency. Companies need open, integrated systems that enable the free flow of information from concept, through design and construction with current and future partners, and eventually through to owner- operators.