Category: Technology

Podcast by Wm. T. Spaeder Company discussing advances in construction. This ranges from technology to new tools to other information designed to educate and inspire.

Ep #1: Augmented & Mixed Reality in Construction

December 10, 2019

This is our flagship episode of the Wm. T. Spaeder podcast about advances in construction. Episode #1 focuses on how construction companies can use augmented and mixed reality on projects to save time and money as well as work more efficiently. This includes what Wm. T. Spaeder is doing right now with this technology and what the company plans to do within the next year.

We also discuss the limitations we've discovered using the different hardware and software and various improvements on the horizon.

HoloLens Video Demonstration on Live Job Site: https://youtu.be/ylJQcZUQm8E

Tech Hardware: Microsoft HoloLens - https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/hololens

Software Used: Visual Live 3D - https://www.visuallive.com/

Other References:

Daqri: https://daqri.com/

Trimble: https://mixedreality.trimble.com/

LINQ: https://www.linqsoftware.com/ 

Exoskeletons: https://constructible.trimble.com/construction-industry/exoskeletons-for-construction-workers-are-marching-on-site