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Is “Off-site” Construction Here to Stay?
Off-site construction (aka prefabrication or off-site manufacturing) certainly isn’t a new concept in construction, but in more recent years, it has started to increase because of its potential to solve one of the biggest challenges facing construction today: the national trade labor shortage. The global pandemic has further accelerated this practice as companies try to limit their employees’ exposure to […]
CONTRACTOR: Are We Headed Toward a Tech Skill Chasm?
Originally published by Randy Marks, Director of Operations at ZELUS, on CONTRACTOR®, Are We Headed Toward a Tech Skill Chasm? The adoption of technology in the construction industry in 2020 hit a record high, outpacing even the most aggressive forecasts. In fact, the annual State of Construction Tech report by JLL found the rate of tech adoption reached in just the last […]
Meet the Team: Bo Hatfield
Meet the Team is a blog series highlighting the amazing individuals of ZELUS. Every month, you’ll get to know a little bit about what drives us personally and professionally. And maybe even a few quirks here and there. This month, meet Bo Hatfield. From getting his initial introduction to 3D laser scanning to some incredibly memorable project experiences, Bo has […]
Quality. Speed. Accuracy. A Study On Clash Detection
Rework has devastating effects on the cost and schedule of a project, with an average of 2-20% of a given project’s contract value going toward rework. And the time overruns are worse, at roughly 7-12% of total work hours.
BINGO! How we Gamified and Strengthened our Company Culture
By nature, humans are social creatures, craving meaningful interactions with others. Often, it’s the interactions with co-workers that provides many people their daily dose of humanity, and that can go a long way toward employee satisfaction and company productivity. But just like in our personal lives, we tend to stick to our own bubbles. Within organizations, most people don’t go […]