Claire Smith: Civil engineers must grasp Internet of Things and big data potential

26/10/2020 - 08:04

"Construction is being urged to embrace new technologies, such as the Internet of Things, even if the return on investment and full potential cannot yet be seen.
“It is still early days for the use of the technology but there are some shining examples from around the world of infrastructure organisations that are grabbing the opportunity,” said Bentley systems industry marketing director rail and transit Steve Cockerell. “Part of it has been forced by the pandemic which is driving people to think differently and use the technology and data available to them differently.”"