7 Construction Tasks Technology Might Replace
Increased automation is coinciding with a shrinking workforce.
If we don’t find a way to pump the next generation up on construction (or even if we do), we’re probably looking at more automation in the field. Balfour Beatty predicts “human-free” construction sites by 2050—with humans (and robots) overseeing sites remotely.
Whether or not that’s true, here are some ways automation and bots could start making a larger footprint on construction.