Contractors Still Learning Value of Electronic Grade Control Equipment

Survey respondents indicate that automated grade control systems may still be uncommon on many construction jobsites

On Monday we asked: On which machine types do you use automated grade control systems (laser, GPS, sonic, other)?

Here's what you said:

  • 38% Do not have any machines equipped with electronic grade control equipment
  • 38% Pavers, trimmers
  • 0% Milling machines
  • 13% Graders, dozers, scrapers
  • 13% Excavators, backhoes
  • 0% Attachments
  • 0% Other