Digital Construction Best Practices: The Bar Has Been Raised

Construction is an inherently optimistic act. Large projects started today won’t provide utility for years to come, and yet every month of every year the shovels go to work, beginning the construction of skyscrapers, transit hubs, and infrastructure promising future benefits. Even after the pandemic and the economic downturn hit, the industry’s confidence was shaken but didn’t collapse, with 75% of contractors still rating their level of confidence in finding sufficient new business as “high” or “moderate.”

And so construction went forward, albeit of course at a much slower pace. Yet month-to-month total U.S. construction spending never went negative even