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Connecting the Office, Trailer and Field: Autodesk acquires PlanGrid

One of the construction industry’s biggest challenges is data flow. Getting the most current and accurate information to those who need it – such as project plans, punch lists, project tasks, progress photos, field reports, submittals, and more – when they need it, is a big problem for the AEC industry.
Autodesk’s planned acquisition of PlanGrid is about to change that.
PlanGrid software will accelerate Autodesk’s cloud-based field offerings to “…to improve construction workflows for every stakeholder in the construction process,” said Autodesk CEO, Andrew Anagnost. PlanGrid is a simple, powerful mobile-first software that gives general contractors, subcontractors, owners and architects access to information in real-time, enables field collaboration and provides actionable insights.

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