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What is Plan Review?

September 22, 2021

While considerable time and effort go into making plans, the function of plan review is critical. Plan review emcompasses: Confirming completeness or accuracy of a plan, To review or assess for a specific purpose, eg […]

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Plan Review – Go Digital

June 10, 2021

Digital Plan Review provides many benefits to users, not least is the cost saving, but there is more to it than that. Attached is a brief summary of some of these benefits. There is a […]

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Managing Uncertainty in Construction

May 31, 2021

A survey by McGraw Hill* concluded that the principal cause of uncertainty for contractors was the unforeseen site or construction issues. The seven issues cited in the report were, in order: Unforeseen site or construction […]

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Plans & Display Sizes Compared

April 7, 2021

Heavy rolls of large sheets of architectural drawings have moved to the digital realm in many organizations but printed drawings and ARCH drawing sizes live on. The following is a comparison of some of the […]

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Comparing Outdoor Display Technology

April 7, 2021

When it comes to outdoor digital displays there are currently three main contenders: LED, LCD, ePaper. The following is a brief comparison table of the main characteristics of each. Each technology has its advantages depending […]

Volanti 32" Plan Review
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Plan Review 32 Settings

April 7, 2021

Here are a number of renderings looking at the 32″ Plan Review touch display in various settings. The Volanti 32″ Plan Review touch display is tilt adjustable to set it to a suitable ergonomic angle […]

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Reflective Digital Displays

April 4, 2021

Our daily experience is typically with displays that emit light, our phones, televisions, monitors, tablets and watches all use technologies such as LCD (with LED backlights) or OLED or direct view LED. However reflective displays […]

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No Touch Interactivity

March 17, 2021

Touchscreens for public displays and kiosks have been popular for many years and the use of touch screens at point-of-sale has been increasing rapidly in recent years. However, following a year of Covid-19 many people […]

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Plan Review Workflow – Permits

February 14, 2021

A brief online survey of the building plan review permit process confirmed that local planning departments have switched to accepting digital permit applications, or more specifically they accept PDF format plans. Some still accept paper […]

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Mobile Signage – Digital

January 30, 2021

For many years now Volanti has been providing mobile digital display and signage solutions with its Forza range. This blog looks at the broader range of mobile signage and some considerations related to mobile signage. […]

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What is a Plan Review Table?

January 22, 2021

Over the past few decades, companies have been moving more and more functions to the digital environment, this is usually referred to as digital transformation. While many of the finance and design functions related to […]