ONSITE with Wyatt: Technology and Productivity

Technology in construction offers to improve productivity in ways the industry has not seen over the past several decades. Studies have shown in 2012, the industry’s productivity rate was also in the midst of a 48-year decline (on average -0.32% per year). (See this study)

Wyatt General Contractor, LLC is bringing solutions to our owners that provide improved communication and problem- solving to increase the speed and accuracy of our projects. One such implementation is the PlanGrid software platform.

PlanGridPlanGrid allows Wyatt General Contractor, LLC to provide the construction team ways to connect to address common problems on a construction project. PlanGrid keeps a master set of drawings so our team is never building from the wrong sheet. If it’s updated, it’s automatically pushed to the team.

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Sharing plans, markups, photos and reports with the entire project team is easy with connected iPads over the internet.

Finishing has never been easier. With our connected team, Wyatt can create punchlist to capture photos, locations, and notes from the field and create rolling logs to distribute among team members.

When the time comes to evaluate your next project, be sure to incorporate the advantages of a connected project team like Wyatt General Contractor, LLC. Being able to efficiently communicate among all the team members will keep your project on track and built in record time.

Wyatt General Contractor, LLC is one of the Southeast’s oldest and most established general contracting firms. With nearly 40 years of proven excellence, our Birmingham general contractors stand focused on the values of customer service, quality workmanship, and integrity in every endeavor. Through the years our company has built longstanding relationships with our clients. From small renovation projects to large institutional and commercial facilities, our Birmingham general contractors treat all of our clients with the same dedication, and a focus on accomplishing their vision. We are effective in what we create. With more than 70% negotiated and repeat client work, our mission speaks for itself – we are “Building on Experience.”

PlanGrid is a construction app that lets contractors and architects collaborate with all their project plans, specs and photos on the iPad. Upload your PDF drawings to plangrid.com and they will automatically sync to all your teams iPads and computers in real time! Any markups you make can also easily be shared with everyone on your construction project.