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Prescient CEO on how Tech is Advancing Prefab Construction

prefab advantages

Although prefabrication isn’t a new building method, recent advancements have renewed the spotlight on its enhanced capabilities. Where designs were once limited and often conjured up images of industrial big boxes, prefab can be easily customized and is relevant for many applications, including healthcare and hospitality. As it has in most realms, technology is a major driving force behind prefab’s maturation.
Magued Eldaief is CEO of BIM hardware and software technology company Prescient, which produces software that captures structural and engineering details to be built onsite and transforms them into detailed, 3-D virtual models early in the prefabrication design process. The software automatically plugs in the architect’s design and communicates architectural schematics to manufacturing robots that form and weld parts. Continue reading here