On-Site Magazine

Category
Software

Article
August 13, 2019  

Handling big data has become a significant challenge for construction firms. AI is helping them cope

Much of the popular discussion about artificial intelligence (AI)

News
August 13, 2019  

Toronto’s eCompliance aims to bring safety software to more job sites as U.K. firm buys $40M stake

TORONTO—A Canadian tech company focused on workplace safety is

Product
July 19, 2019  

Leica rolls out new generation of iCON manual total stations

The next generation of Leica iCON manual total stations

News
July 17, 2019  

PCL signs deal with drone firm 3DR in push to make use of flyers on more job sites

TORONTO—PCL job sites worldwide are poised to have more

News
July 9, 2019  

New CCA mentorship program connects innovators with contractors looking to test novel solutions

Without the direct input of end users, innovations are often little more than solutions in search of problems

News
June 25, 2019  

Sidewalk releases grand vision for controversial Toronto development

Expanding on the project’s initial scope, the subsidiary of Google parent company Alphabet has mapped out an elaborate urban development project that could cost $38 billion over the next 20 years

Product
June 24, 2019  

Volvo CE launches Haul Assist for select models

Volvo Construction Equipment has launched its Haul Assist system

News
June 19, 2019  

Quebec-based Pomerleau aims to improve operations through new partnership with Procore

TORONTO—Pomerleau Inc. is looking to increase operational efficiencies and

News
June 18, 2019  

Volvo teams up with tech firm Nvidia on autonomous trucks, construction equipment

GOTHENBURG, Sweden—With the market for automated vehicles continuing to

News
June 17, 2019  

Q&A: Procore CEO Tooey Courtemanche on productivity, technology and the skilled labour gap

On-Site sat down with the construction technology firm’s chief executive for his take on some of the biggest opportunities and challenges in Canadian construction

Product
June 13, 2019  

Grade guidance technology available for John Deere 470G LC Excavator

The John Deere 470G LC Excavators are now equipped

Article
June 11, 2019  

Playing the long game: Machine control developers cautiously build to full autonomy  

Driverless machines won’t be moving dirt on job sites

Article
June 11, 2019  

Getting ready to take off: New rules to consider when using drones on construction sites

Drones can be valuable, cost-effective tools on construction sites.

Article
June 10, 2019  

Industry 4.0: Embracing technology for asset performance certainty

The fourth industrial revolution is upon us and like

Article
June 8, 2019  

An ounce of prevention: Planning IT projects

No contractor would show up on a job site

Product
June 7, 2019  

Volvo CE Dig Assist Start, Load Assist available for select excavator, wheel loader models

Volvo Construction Equipment has made its Dig Assist Start

Product
May 31, 2019  

Topcon unveils real-time building construction verification tool

From Topcon Positioning Systems Inc., the GTL-1000 real-time verification

Product
May 22, 2019  

John Deere unveils Connected Support system

John Deere Connected Support, enabled through the JDLink telematics

Product
May 22, 2019  

Wagner Meters unveils Rapid RH L6 system for concrete moisture readings

The Rapid RH L6 system from Wagner Meters is

Product
May 13, 2019  

Trimble Earthworks GO! Grade Control Platform available for ATI Level Best PD Series box blades

Trimble’s Earthworks GO! Grade Control Platform is now available