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Real-Time, Customized Reporting Enhances TTL, Inc.’s Client Experience

As Alabama-based TTL, Inc. (TTL) was growing and targeting clients in different regions of the U.S., they realized they needed a software tool that provided a way to present their work product to clients with a uniform look and delivery process across all seven of their offices. The firm, which serves the transportation, energy, industrial […]

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Trapped Value: Five New Ways to Offer Competitive Pay

Over the past two months many AEC associations hosted their fall conferences. From those conferences we heard that the #1 challenge facing firms today is hiring. It is imperative to attract new hires with a competitive salary without going outside of your current operational funding. In other words, how can you hire qualified talent, when […]

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Webinar to Examine 5 Key Challenges in the AEC Industry

The Agile Frameworks team has completed a whirlwind of activities this October—attending five conferences in a span of four weeks! At ACEC California, ACEC National, ACEC Canada, GBA, and Fiatech, we’ve had the opportunity to meet up with our valued customers and connect with new prospects, partners and friends. All of these conferences have provided […]

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Build vs. Buy: Use Technology to Eliminate 4 Productivity-Damaging Factors

This is the third post in our “build vs. buy” series. Technology-driven change is happening everywhere.  We hear, see, and experience the impact of it every day, whether at home or at work.  Whether you see the glass half full or half empty, the net result is that technology is changing the status quo everywhere. […]

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Agile Frameworks Headed to ACEC Fall Conference in Orlando

The Agile Frameworks team is excited to be at the ACEC Fall Conference in Orlando! We’ll be in the thick of the action—as an exhibitor, a silver sponsor, and with our own Mike Anders leading a CIO Council track presentation on Monday, October 16, 2-3:15 pm, “Walking the Talk – Leveraging IT to Differentiate Your […]

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Build vs. Buy: What’s in Your Technology Landscape?

This is the second post in our “build vs. buy” series. The 2016 Engineering and Construction Trends report from PwC, identifies technology advances as one of the top five global trends that will impact AEC firms.  In fact, it was at the top of the list ahead of demographic shifts, shifts in global economic power, […]

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Is Your Firm Staying Relevant During Digital Disruption?

Everyone agrees that digital disruption is underway in the construction industry, albeit at the beginning stages of change.  Technology is simply pushing the limits of what’s possible from many different directions.  As this evolution continues to be explored, major change is inevitable. One of this most challenging aspects of this disruption, especially in construction, is […]

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Build vs. Buy: A Fresh Look at this AEC Tech Question

When it comes to technology, the build versus buy argument has had ample discussion over the past several years and the pros and cons of each viewpoint hashed over.  Yet, this is often still a common discussion topic at AEC industry events. In today’s technology-driven world, considerations of whether to build or buy technology has […]

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Construction Industry on Collision Course, But Rise of New Approach Brings Hope

The construction industry appears to be heading toward one of the most dramatic collisions to date between those organizations who lag in the adoption of new technologies and the ones bringing disruptive technology advancements to life. There isn’t another vertical where you can read, almost daily, about applications coming online built with augmented/virtual reality or […]

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F&R Excels with Field Data Collection

The accelerating pace of today’s construction industry places many demands on those of us delivering Construction Materials Testing and Special Inspections services.  At F&R, these demands include rapidly delivering accurate reports to our clients and equipping our teams with flexible, mobile tools that can be adapted to specific Building Codes as well as project or individual […]

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