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A New Vision for Building

Powerful technology honed in the computer gaming world is coming to design and construction. How augmented reality tools are poised to put data and manipulable 3D images in the view of builders.

Reality is constantly changing, and few grasp that better than those involved in construction — where what’s here today will, by design, look very different tomorrow. Designers and builders navigate that typically chaotic change process as competently as possible. But it’s the rare project that comes together seamlessly — on time, on budget, and exactly as envisioned. Structures rise, but only through a seemingly constant process of overcoming obstacles. But what if

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