BIM in the Electrical Industry
Building Information Modeling (BIM) is a source of technology meant to improve the planning process of projects so that workers can anticipate any potential conflicts with a complex project, look for opportunities to improve an installation and coordinate with other trades on a construction project.
BIM is still a relatively new option, but it presents many great advantages for working on projects. That said, Maddox Electric has been using this technology for over a decade as we continue to push the limits and solve some variables still causing electrical construction projects to face difficult challenges. We will discuss how BIM has been impacting the electrical construction industry as well as ways that Maddox Electric implements BIM.(more…)
4 Industry Trends to Expect in 2020
2020 is a year surrounded by the words “green” and “sustainability,” and that’s far from all. A focus on making the world safer and healthier to live in puts pressure on every industry to continue to change. Electrical construction is one of many industries facing the challenge to improve and become more creative. Let’s take a look at four trends electrical contractors and construction crews should watch out for in 2020.(more…)