The Role of the iPad in Construction Consulting, Green Building and Forensic Investigations

I have written before about construction experts using iPads, companies that have created applications specifically for construction quality control, and even attire for construction consultants and experts using iPads. With the recent unveiling of the second generation iPad, I wanted to provide some additional thoughts on the role that this device will play in construction … Continue reading The Role of the iPad in Construction Consulting, Green Building and Forensic Investigations

More on iPads “In The Trenches”

ReadWriteWeb published an article yesterday entitled, iPad at Pompeii: Does Tech Really Revolutionize How We Seek the Past? They discuss the recent featured article on Apple's website, chronicling the experience of archeologists using iPads for documentation on site at Pompeii. RWW asks the following: But is handing out a half dozen tablet computers to archaeologists … Continue reading More on iPads “In The Trenches”

Construction Experts Using iPads For Field Inspections

Image via Wikipedia Although most people associate the word forensics with legal issues, usually criminal proceedings, the word actually has a broader meaning. In my opinion, the role of forensics in the AEC (architecture, engineering and construction) industry is to apply scholarly and/or scientific methodology and norms to understanding the underlying facts regarding the built … Continue reading Construction Experts Using iPads For Field Inspections