Maintaining a 2D Current Set with Bluebeam! (Part 1)

Whenever we start a new project, the conversation of maintaining a current set of documents always comes up.  Back in the day, we used to slip sheet RFIs and new sheets into one huge paper set of current drawings.  This method though time tested, sort of draconic in our current age of technology.  There are … Continue reading Maintaining a 2D Current Set with Bluebeam! (Part 1)

QR Scanner using HTML5 and WordPress

QR Codes have always been an important part of eManager. Every item within the program is able to be tracked using a QR Code. Today, someone handed me a paper copy of a record within the system and said to me: "This does not exist." My curiosity immediately engaged and I replied "Let me take a … Continue reading QR Scanner using HTML5 and WordPress

Building a collaborative model tracker

BIM or building information modelling is a crucial workflow in today's large construction project process.  I am going to go over how to set up a model tracker using WordPress.  This tutorial is intended for moderate WordPress users assuming that you already know how to buy hosting and install/manipulate WordPress.  If you do not, read … Continue reading Building a collaborative model tracker

Forecast and Historical Weather

Weather is always a fun topic especially when we are referring to construction.  Weather is the ultimate factor in how and when a building gets built.  It was essential to develop a wordpress plugin that could handle both forecasting and tracking historical data.  Wunderground offers a great api that can handle both!  Using Wunderground's JSON … Continue reading Forecast and Historical Weather