• The HardHat Professional posted an update 1 week, 2 days ago

    According to a new report the construction industry is ripe for disruption, and a growing number of construction companies are incorporating robots to solve labour shortages and reap the benefits of improved speed, efficiency, safety, and profits.

    Robots march on construction

    Construction is a historically labour-intensive industry with little automation. The traditional solution to achieving more production was to simply add more workers. Whereas productivity in many other industries has risen substantially, productivity in construction has been nearly flat because little technology has been developed or introduced until recently.