Acceleration to the Digital Age

Technology

Companies must implement digitalisation, innovative technologies and new construction techniques to improve productivity and efficiency, avers K JALANDHAR REDDY.

The construction industry in India hasn’t made as many technological implementations as other industries because of a resource constraint in implementing new technologies while staying on track with the execution of running projects. Labour productivity in the construction industry has only grown by 5 per cent while in the manufacturing industry it has increased by nearly 60 per cent This low labour productivity is putting a brake on innovation and growth. Digital technologies provide the construction industry with an opportunity to find innovative solutions to cope with a changing environment that could greatly imp