In every construction project and organisation, you'll find tens of spreadsheets, for all kinds of things - heck some organisations even have a "spreadsheet of spreadsheets". They are cheap, easy to use, available for everyone and extremely flexible - so what is not to like? In fact, regardless of the function you work in, at least one of your processes will likely be managed using a spreadsheet.
Many have commented on the stagnant productivity and the state of digitalisation in the industry. The challenges we face ranging from increased demand to limited financing, climate change, and Covid-19 makes these problems more prominent than ever.
Over the last few years, this has led to increased adoption of software in construction to improve performance, and advocates for emerging technologies ranging from AI to digital twins and robotics.