Google Glass for Construction? | Constructech magazine

Nice piece in Constructech magazine about the promise of Google Glass in construction. Today, the promise is about visualization:

Google Glass leverages a head-mounted display and provides a virtual reality experience for construction companies. Up until now, one of the big talking points surrounding opportunities for Google Glass in construction centered on being able to visualize a project while walking the jobsite. Such benefits include confirming installation locations, ensuring usage of correct drawings, locating component details, scheduling compliance, and dealing with clash issues, among many others.

But in the future Google Glass might provide a “virtual reality” experience:

The company gives this example: Imagine if a project manager could virtually walk a jobsite in different states all on the same day. This would give project managers the ability to communicate, share documents, and monitor progress in realtime.

You can read the full article here: Constructech magazine | Google Glass for Construction?.