EC Electric Saves 90% in Labor with Trimble 3D Scanning

Overview EC Electric is a leading electrical contractor with operations throughout the Pacific Northwest. EC Electric’s portfolio includes commercial construction, technical systems, energy solutions, traffic management, and service. EC Electric often collaborates with general…

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Arden Engineering Constructors Captures Accurate As-built Conditions for HVAC/MEP Systems

In the mid-2000s during the economic downturn, new construction slowed substantially, and renovation-oriented projects increased. In this environment, Arden Engineering Constructors began to look for innovative alternatives to the manual collection of spatial data for adding to…

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COSCO Fire Protection Implements Robotic Layout System

Overview In business for 50 years on the west coast, COSCO Fire Protection focuses on fire suppression, alarm and detection systems for commercial and industrial clients. They were hired to install customized life safety and fire protection systems for a global theme park…

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Technology Driven, Fast-Track Project Delivery Vital to Success in the Trades

Prout Boiler, Heating & Welding Inc., a commercial and industrial plumbing, HVAC and process piping company, is facing demand to use 3D technology for projects such as the Salem Regional Medical Center’s New Patient Bed Tower, which needed multi-trade prefabrication under a…

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A Science Hall of the Future by ShoffnerKalthoff Mechanical Electrical Service

ShoffnerKalthoff Mechanical Electrical Service had nine months to design, prefabricate, and construct the HVAC and plumbing services for the University of Tennessee’s new eight-story state-of-the-art science hall. There was no space on the job site for material storage, meaning…

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North Mechanical Cuts $1 Million in Shared Project Costs

North Mechanical Contracting & Service is a full-service mechanical system solutions provider. They were hired to generate material takeoffs and fabricate all mechanical and plumbing components for a laboratory building. They wanted to speed up design and fabrication workflow.

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SB Mechanical Achieves 10% Savings for HVAC Ductwork

SB Mechanical (Smith-Boughan, Inc.), one of Ohio’s premier mechanical, plumbing and HVAC contractors, was hired to work on a major expansion project with Mercer County Community Hospital. Previous to this project, the company used AutoCAD MEP and Trimble® PipeDesigner 3D® to…

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Leach & Russell Mechanical Leverages Trimble SysQue and Trimble Layout Solution

Leach & Russell Mechanical is a leading mechanical contractor based in Indiana. They are one of six mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) contractors working on the Community Hospital East project, which is under construction and scheduled to be complete in 2019.

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Price Electric Accelerates University Center with Fast Pooling & Prefab

Price Electric, a leading commercial and manufacturing electrical contractor, was sought out to help a stalled construction project by installing all of the electrical systems for a new multi-million dollar, 65,000-square-foot addition for a major university in Iowa.

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Inside MTech’s BIM-Based Workflow on the Trimble Westminster Headquarters Project

MTech, a top Colorado-based mechanical contractor, used Trimble technologies to create more streamlined, coordinated and precise connections for Trimble’s Westminster Headquarters project. MTech modeled all mechanical systems from air handling equipment to ductwork, including…

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