Top 10 Construction Trends to Watch in 2017

Read the list below created by industry experts from various sectors of the construction industry to find out their predictions for 2017. Follow the link for additional information and resources. What trends have you noticed? Discuss and share your knowledge with Construction Network members!

1. Collaborative project delivery methods will become more popular

2. The labor shortage will continue to plague the industry

3. The feeling of uncertainty will linger under the new administration

4. Offsite/modular construction will gain a stronger foothold in the market

5. Construction firms are cautiously optimistic for a future infrastructure spending boost

6. IoT holds the potential to revolutionize the job site

7. Construction costs will rise due to materials and labor

8. VR/AR tech will pick up steam

9. The sustainable construction movement will consider changing its message

10. Construction firms will face increased scrutiny and prosecution of safety and fraud incidents

 

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