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Permit Me

A PRIMER ON PERMIT APPROVAL By John Moman The world’s first building code came from Hammurabi, the ruler who established the world’s first metropolis — the nation-state of Babylon. His code was fairly simple, if perhaps a bit harsh: If it collapses, the builder shall be put to death. We’ve come a long way since […]Read More

The Automated Future Of Construction Safety

HOW 4D MODELING AND SENSING MAY ELIMINATE THE LEADING CAUSES OF INJURY  By Fernanda Leite, PhD, PE Since the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 placed the responsibility of construction safety on the employer, newly developed injury prevention strategies have led to dramatically decreased fatality and disability rates in the construction industry. Despite these […]Read More