Digital twin technology could transform safety and productivity in the construction industry according to an expert from the University of New South Wales (UNSW).
A digital twin is a digital replica of a physical entity that uses the internet of things to enable two-way communications between them.
The virtual replicas are connected and housed in the cloud to collect data on a physical item’s performance in real time.
Samad Sepasgozar from UNSW Built Environment said at the strategic level, digital twin technology is a game-changing approach to construction automation that will transform the industry quicker than ever before. Continue here