Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 21

Adding Value

company's recent customers, a land developer, used the SiteAware
Viewer to compare two scans of a site after receiving a request for
payment from a contractor. The developer learned no work was
actually done on the site, Mildworth adds.
The ability to superimpose and analyze 3-D models is just one of
the features that differentiates SiteAware from similar platforms. "First
and foremost, SiteAware offers unique scanning capabilities," Mildworth says. "Other solutions scan either above a construction site or
in predefined geometric patterns. We are not limited to that, and that
allows us to capture vertical surfaces with greater accuracy and offer
much more sophisticated and relevant analysis capabilities."
Contractors and owners can also compare the SiteAware 3-D
as-built models to their BIM models to determine variations and
progress of their projects.

An Integrated Solution
SiteAware's ability to integrate SiteAware with Procore, Autodesk
BIM 360 and PlanGrid is another advantage. "In construction today,
people are hesitant to standardize on additional 'siloed' systems - for
them, another stand-alone system is another headache," Mildworth
says. "Our seamless integration with the leading construction management software in the market is a very compelling reason to adopt
our solution as it streamlines clients' existing workflows."
By virtually "walking" the jobsite, teams can identify issues and
generate visual-rich observations, RFIs or punch items directly into
the construction management software. Any findings can also be simply and contextually documented directly from the SiteAware Viewer.
"We are not selling a one-off product that customers need to
figure out by themselves; we treat [SiteAware] as an end-to-end
enterprise solution and work with customers to help them integrate
it into their workflows," he adds.

CREDITS TO TIDHAR LTD.

SiteAware's process begins with autonomous drones that clients use
to scan and capture images on a construction site. Clients plan, monitor and execute scanning missions with the company's SiteAware
Planner app. The app allows unique scanning patterns of structures
of any shape by flying low and close - accurately capturing vertical
surfaces at all angles.
Images captured by the drone are uploaded to SiteAware's Cloud,
where they are converted automatically into 3-D and 2-D digital
replicas of the site that are available in point cloud or mesh format.
In addition, SiteAware has unique capability to produce 4-D models
with automatic detection of changes in models. This allows users to
see differences on a site over time, Mildworth says.
Digital models and related data are accessed using the company's
SiteAware Viewer on a web browser either at the office, on-site or
from a remote location. "This is where the real value is," Mildworth
adds. "Users have the ability to view, analyze, measure, annotate,
share and collaborate their findings based on the digital models.
We basically provide clients with a virtual jobsite where they can
put models in the context of original drawn imagery and conduct
measurements." All assets are stored in the SiteAware Cloud and can
be accessed or downloaded to local drives.
The models generated by the SiteAware system include 3-D
annotations. "These annotations are a powerful communication
and analysis tool. They always remain with the 3-D model and can
attach external documents with are placed at geographically exact
locations on the 3-D model. These annotations are used to capture
insights and findings on the as-built," Mildworth says.
SiteAware can also automatically superimpose two 3-D models
from consecutive scans on top of each other to automatically highlight changes made to the site in the days between scans. One of the

allows project teams
» SiteAware
to virtually walk jobsites, helping
them to identify issues.

21

VOLUME 16, ISSUE 1 CONSTRUCTION-TODAY.COM


http://www.CONSTRUCTION-TODAY.COM

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1

Contents
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - Cover1
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - Cover2
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 1
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - Contents
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 3
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 4
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 5
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 6
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 7
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 8
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 9
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 10
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 11
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 12
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 13
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 14
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 15
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 16
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 17
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 18
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 19
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 20
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 21
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 22
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 23
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 24
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 25
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 26
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 27
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 28
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 29
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 30
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 31
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 32
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 33
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 34
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 35
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 36
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 37
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 38
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 39
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 40
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 41
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 42
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 43
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 44
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 45
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 46
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 47
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 48
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 49
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 50
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 51
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 52
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 53
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 54
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 55
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 56
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 57
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 58
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 59
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 60
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 61
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 62
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 63
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 64
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 65
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 66
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 67
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 68
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 69
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 70
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 71
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 72
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 73
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 74
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 75
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 76
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 77
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 78
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 79
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 80
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 81
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 82
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 83
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 84
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 85
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 86
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 87
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 88
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 89
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 90
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 91
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 92
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 93
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 94
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 95
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 96
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 97
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 98
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 99
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 100
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 101
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 102
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 103
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 104
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 105
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 106
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 107
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 108
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 109
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 110
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 111
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 112
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 113
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 114
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 115
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 116
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 117
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 118
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 119
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - 120
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - Cover3
Construction Today - Volume 16, Issue 1 - Cover4
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_vol17issue3a
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_vol17issue2
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_vol17issue2a
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_vol17issue1
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_vol17issue1a
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_vol16issue6
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_vol16issue5
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_vol16issue4
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_vol16issue3
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_vol16issue2
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_vol16issue1
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_201712
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_201711
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_20170910
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_20170708
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_201706
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_201705
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_20170304
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_201702
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_201701
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_20161112
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_201610vol2
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_201610
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_201609
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_201608
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_201607
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_201606
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/ct_201605
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_201604
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_20160304
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_20160102
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_20151112
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_20150910
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_20150708
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_20150506
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_20150304
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_20150102
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_20141112
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_20140910
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_20140708
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_20140506
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_20140304
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_20140102
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_20131112
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_20130910
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_20130708
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_20130506
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_20130304
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_20130102
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_20121112
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_20120910
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_201208
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_201207
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_201206
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_201205
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_201204
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_201203
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_201202
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_201201
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_201112
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_20111011
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_201109
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/ct_201108
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/businessmedia/ct_201107
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/businessmedia/ct_201106
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/businessmedia/ct_201105
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/businessmedia/ct_201104
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/businessmedia/ct_201103
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/businessmedia/ct_201102
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/businessmedia/ct_201101
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/businessmedia/ct_201012
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/businessmedia/ct_201011
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/businessmedia/ct_201010
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/businessmedia/ct_201009
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/businessmedia/ct_201008
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/businessmedia/ct_201007
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/businessmedia/ct_201006
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/businessmedia/ct_201005
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/businessmedia/ct_201004
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/businessmedia/ct_201003
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/businessmedia/ct_201002
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/businessmedia/ct_201001
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/schofield/ct_200912
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/schofield/ct_200911
http://digital.construction-today.com/nxtbooks/schofield/ct_200910
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/schofield/ct_200909
http://www.nxtbookMEDIA.com