352 – Driving Construction Costs Down Using Technology

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Drone technology is making construction more efficient and cost-effective. They allow managers to survey job sites, track progress of projects on an ongoing basis while also saving time for planning purposes by providing real-time data that would have been previously impossible with traditional methods like driving around aimlessly looking at buildings or leaving guards in between waves where they’re not needed anymore because there is no more work being done nearby – all thanks to these flying robots!


In this episode, Maria Khokhlova, Co-founder and Chief Product Officer of TraceAir joins us to explain how drone technology has revolutionized the construction industry and the benefits of drones on communication, cost and making sure your work claim is indisputable.

Discussion Points: 

00:42 Welcome Maria

02:55 Who is Maria and What is TraceAir

07:20 Measuring depth from aerial perspective with drone technology

10:03 Use of drone technology in large development vs single home development

11:40 Differentiating TraceAir drone against your store-bought drone 

16:00 Applications of drone technology in construction

20:45 Promoting transparency in communication with drone technology

25:58 Removing disputes with proof of work done

26:59 Legalities on using drones in construction

30:08 How does mapping with drones work

34:57 Drone technology in 10 years

37:49 Human redundancy with technology

40:30 Drone technology vs. Satellite Technology

43:49 Regulations on using drone technology

46:15 Know more about TraceAir’s value through their website’s blog posts

47:15 TraceAir current target market

47:39 Imperial system of measurement used by TraceAir




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