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Date PostedAugust 18, 2015

New Construction Technologies Both a Blessing and a Curse

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Source: enr.construction.com

While it’s easy to become fascinated by the new technologies in the construction industry with something new and amazing hitting the market almost every day, the CEDA recently stated in a report  that due to these advancements approximately 40 per cent of the country’s construction workforce would probably be made redundant in about 10 to 15 years.

An article on Sourceable.net recently discussed this move of the construction industry towards a more machine-dominated sector and the risks this poses to people and their livelihoods.

Read more about some of the new technologies being introduced and the implications for the industry here.

Steven Asnicar is regarded as a leader across many fields of industry. In particular, his specialisation across the health, infrastructure, construction, resource and utility sectors has seen him successfully change the dynamics of these industries through the introduction of new strategic, marketing, training and technical frameworks. Steven works closely with industry peak bodies such as Safework Australia, Australian Logistics Council, National Advisory for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment (NATESE) and the Council of Australian Governments in the development of new delivery standards and industry specific programs.

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