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Disperse Raises $15 Million in Series A Funding Led by Northzone
Construction Technology Firm Will Use New Capital to Drive North American Expansion and Fuel Further R&D and Co-Innovation with Strategic Customers
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October 22, 2019
Disperse leadership statement on COVID-19
The COVID-19 outbreak is disrupting our industry and there is uncertainty ahead for all of us across construction. The keys to getting through this crisis will lie in our willingness to work together: now more than ever, we need to learn quickly from one another, focus on what we can actually control, and prioritise ruthlessly to take decisive action. There are choppy waters ahead and we need to navigate them together.
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March 27, 2020
Mace employs AI issue detection to track onsite progress
Mace has become the latest contractor to adopt an artificial intelligence (AI)-powered issue detection system which tracks onsite progress. The move comes after construction tech start-up Disperse piloted its product concurrently with Canary Wharf Contractors (CWCL) and Kier.
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June 29, 2021
Drugs, maps and trackers: Meet the industry’s tech trailblazers
With tech start-ups and fresh ideas vital to digitising construction, Binyamin Ali spoke to three sector newcomers looking to transform 3D mapping, project tracking and even drug testing. The relationship between technology and the construction industry is slowly improving.
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Mace dodges nightmares with BIM-heavy City build
Matt Gough, director of innovation and work winning at Mace, sat down with Nicola Byrne to talk about the construction group’s 2022 strategy and how the firm is innovating in a sector deemed to be behind agriculture in digitisation.
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Disperse Among 8 Startups to Watch in 2018
Disperse io is bringing better, faster, smarter to the construction industry. Whether you are looking for help on recording, monitoring, tracking or inspecting your construction progress, their visual recognition technology captures and analyses what is happening on-site. Giving teams a high tech way to improve productivity, watch this space!
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Inside Canary Wharf’s newest residential skyscraper: One Park Drive
One Park Drive is set to tower over a swathe of retail, commercial and residential buildings shooting up in the overhauled Wood Wharf area. Canary Wharf is evolving once again, but this time with a difference. [...] Canary Wharf Contractors is using Disperse – an artificial intelligence service that tracks build progress – to aid its site team on One Park Drive.
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Mace: Innovating in an industry with low margins
Matt Gough, director of innovation and work winning at Mace, sat down with Nicola Byrne to talk about the construction group’s 2022 strategy and how the firm is innovating in a sector deemed to be behind agriculture in digitisation.
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Disperse raises $15 million for computer vision that tracks construction site progress
Disperse, a London-based startup that helps construction companies automatically capture and process visual data from construction sites, has raised $15 million in a series A round of funding from Northzone, with participation from Revolt Ventures, Kindred, and Frontline.
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How AI could solve the U.S. construction industry’s productivity puzzle
The days of construction projects running behind schedule and over budget could soon be over as AI technology tries to solve the U.S. productivity puzzle. Disperse, an AI-powered construction firm, has raised fresh finance to expand into the U.S. in a bid to tackle inefficiencies on building sites.
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AI-based construction software start-up targets US after raising $15m
A London-based start-up which has developed AI based software to boost construction efficiency has raised $15m (£11.65m) in funding to expand in the US. Disperse integrates construction schedules, 2D drawings, 3D models and visual snapshots
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Q&A: AI-based tool helps Mace to improve planning and efficiency
Mace is rolling out the AI-based project monitoring tool Disperse across its business. Paul Connolly, director of technical services at the major contractor, and Felix Neufeld, founder and CEO of Disperse, explain how it has boosted construction efficiency and lightened the burden on project planners.
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'Disperse' Raises $15 Million to Bring A.I. to Construction Sites
Disperse is a startup using A.I. to help construction companies transition to the digital era. Marco Lobo, Chief Customer Officer at Disperse, joined Cheddar to discuss the company's $15 million funding round.
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Top Tech Trends To Watch In 2020
After an innovation lull, construction technology companies are set to capitalize on labor shortages and an increase in construction projects. New technologies — including those that help manage and monitor construction projects, identify inefficiencies that lead to delays, improve safety and enhance construction equipment — are whetting investors’ appetites.
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Five digital construction trends for 2020
At Mace this stuff is no longer a ‘nice to have’ – it’s embedded across our business: from our design teams using generative tools to speed up the delivery of design for major Government clients, to our site teams using digital tools such as Disperse to precisely measure the actual delivery of construction on complex and challenging sites across London.
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