Automation in construction

The construction Industry is one of the biggest industries in the world, in spite of its massive potential; many industries are struggling due to a lack of qualified workers, weak productivity growth, and new data showing that the industry generates immense waste, both in Case of productivity of human and physical materials. Today’s proponents of technology have aimed to a shortage of automation and adoption of technology as the basic reasons for the industry’s poor performance – construction business is one of the minimum digitized business in the  world, and has failed to significantly increase the productivity of worker in decades.

The successful use of automation is one of the greatest opportunities, as well as one of the greatest problems, facing the construction business. The various element of an automation strategy, as considered in this paper, are computer-aided engineering and design (CAE/CAD), computerized data bases, response of as-built data, automated materials handling, artificial intelligence, and robotics etc.