Last but not least. Of all the news and highlights of 2018 (so far), technology’s massive impact on construction is not debatable.
AI, blockchain, the cloud, virtual reality… every day there’s a new disruption to how things have always been done. While so much change can be unsettling, this report by McKinsey, a global management consulting firm, points to all the possibilities.
As many of you are aware, the logistics market is one of the largest opportunities for Butler and our builders.
Whether its warehouses or trucking terminals, any dramatic shift in the industry means you also need to shift your marketing efforts. And right now, big changes are underway in logistics. To summarize: Think rail................
And while new warehouses are in high demand, breathing new life into older buildings is keeping the construction industry busy, too.
As we mentioned a couple months ago, retrofit is hip. And it should be. It’s less expensive and faster. And the payoffs can be game changing – especially in energy efficiency as this article talks about.
They’re going up everywhere, thanks to the on-demand nature of just about everything. Whether it’s Amazon’s huge monster warehouse or the many other facilities popping up in strategic locations worldwide, Butler Builders have been busy keeping up.
This story out of Virginia is a microcosm of what’s driving the trend. “Nationally and in Virginia, the growth of e-commerce is driving much of the momentum as online customers order more stuff that needs to be stored and delivered. In the race to shorten delivery times, retailers — both traditional and online — want distribution centers close to population centers.”
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