The second quarter of 2017 has all but flown by as our team and clients continue to pursue innovation in the A/E/C industry and our “Best-in-Class” construction cost estimating software, DESTINI Estimator as well as the DESTINI Profiler platform. Below is our quick quarterly update with the latest on the preconstruction and estimating technology front.
What’s Driving Change & Why Care
A Recap on the Need for Change in the A/E/C Industry
The Advancing Building Estimation 2017 conference took place on May 22-24 in Houston, TX. Beck Technology hosted a half-day pre-conference workshop, “Why Do We Need Change?,” where attendees listened as speakers shared their companies’ change story as well as engaged in dialogue focused on the future of the A/E/C industry. We were pleased to hear the insights of client speakers including:
Ray Miller, Vice President of Preconstruction Services, Balfour Beatty Construction Services US
Andy Leek, Director of Virtual Design and Construction, PARIC Corporation
Brent Pilgrim, DESTINI Applications Director, The Beck Group
DESTINI in Action
This quarter, we’re honored to welcome the following firms to the Beck Technology family:
And, we’re pleased to introduce some new team members:
Clients Know Best
By now you’ve noticed that we love to share what’s happening in the real world with your peers in preconstruction and estimating departments. Our Q2 profiles featured in webinars and case studies are provided below.
Our monthly webinars have explored everything from software selection to the upcoming DESTINI Estimator 2017 2.0 features:
For Balfour Beatty’s construction cost estimating software, VP of Preconstruction Ray Miller, chose what he described as “Best-in-Class” – Beck Technology’s DESTINI Estimator.
In the News
The New Age (Construction Today, May 18, 2017)
Stewart Carroll discusses the future of mobile technology in the construction industry as a time-saving resource. Read the article here.
DESTINI Suite Construction Cost Estimating Software Question of the Week
DESTINI Profiler: How do I create & assign material types to site elements?
DESTINI Estimator: How do I search for a specific item in the estimate view?