Flying high: Drones to increase efficiency, lower costs and drive new technological jobs within the construction industry

Blog Doka UK 5th October 2018.- Over the next decade, the drone, adapted to the demands of construction, will become one of the most advanced and profitable technological allies in the construction sector. Below we highlight some of the most interesting figures and conclusions of analyses on the use of the drone in the construction […]

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Construction Output Set to Grow in the West Midlands with £10bn Invested in Major Projects

Doka UK, June 29, 2018.- According to recent information published by many of the major construction magazines in the UK, 20 major construction projects have been planned for the West Midlands region with a predicted total cost of approximately £10bn. Andy Street, the Mayor of the West Midlands and former Managing Director of John Lewis, revealed […]

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Doka UK Formwork Technologies SHORTLISTED FOR THE CONSTRUCTION NEWS AWARDS 2018

UK, April 17, 2018.-  Doka UK has been selected as a finalist in the Best Innovation category of the 2018 Construction News Awards with the systemised hand-set slab formwork panel, Dokadek, making the shortlist from a record breaking number of entrants. The category highlights the best use of innovation during the calendar year of 2017. The […]

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How “The Internet of Things” is Affecting the Construction Industry

The “Internet of Things” (IoT) is becoming an increasingly growing topic of conversation both in the workplace and outside of it. The IoT is the concept of connecting any device with an on and off switch to the Internet (and/or to each other) and is transforming the construction industry. This includes everything from mobile phones to wearable devices and almost anything else you can think of. This is also subject to components used on modern building sites, such as Doka’s innovative concrete monitoring sensor – Concremote, which plays a huge part in the IoT. The Balance’ takes a look into how the IoT is changing the construction industry in the 21st century with some practical examples. […]

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