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May 30, 2020

Leaders in the construction industry outline the investment opportunity areas for Construction Startup Competition 2020

Project design and engineering, supply chain management, digital solutions for project and jobsite management, innovative materials and construction methods, smart cities and buildings. CEMEX Ventures, Ferrovial, Hilti, Vinci Group´s Leonard and Nova by Saint Gobain present the challenges that the startups participating in the Construction Startup Competition 2020 will have to tackle if they want […][...]

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May 16, 2020

FIVE INDUSTRY LEADERS LAUNCH 2020 CONSTRUCTION STARTUP COMPETITION

CEMEX Ventures, Ferrovial, Hilti, VINCI Group’s Leonard, and NOVA by Saint-Gobain launch the 2020 Construction Startup Competition, seeking entrepreneurs and startups to drive innovation in the construction industry. The call will be open to participants from around the world from May 19 through July 26. MADRID, MAY 19, 2020 – CEMEX Ventures, CEMEX’s Corporate Venture […][...]

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May 16, 2020

Five is the magic number

Construction Startup Competition 2020 fosters collaboration and innovation with the union of five industry leaders People enjoy being united and coming together to celebrate something in common! For example, many sports tournaments gather thousands of fans in stadiums, arenas and in front of TVs to watch the games in different seasons. Yet, every four years, […][...]

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May 07, 2020

The future of construction, technology and working remotely

 “The adoption of automation in the construction industry is more likely to make it more efficient than it is to diminish employment opportunities.” Although the current crisis has propelled the digital revolution of many companies and industries, the conversation around digital solutions is not new to the construction sector, where new technologies have been present […][...]

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Apr 13, 2020

Coronavirus and the construction sector: how can the industry get back on its feet following the crisis?

  The world economy is going through a major crisis caused by COVID-19 pandemic. This health emergency, which is still expanding, will have an impact on all the economic sectors, including the construction industry. During the 2008 financial crisis, which led to the decline of many developed economies, and resulted in job losses for millions […][...]

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