Four organisations of major industries – Committee of European Construction Equipment (CECE), Construction Products Europe (CPE), European Construction Industry Federation (FIEC) and European Builders Confederation – joined forces to draft and agree on the “European Construction Industry Manifesto for Digitalisation”. Here are the manifesto’s three main pillars:
– The EU must take the political lead on digital construction;
– The need for an appropriate regulatory framework on data policy;
– An EU budget for the development of digital skills, R&D and the deployment of IT infrastructure.
As the European construction sector is already adapting to the digital transformation, EU policymakers can take advantage of the gained experience to help the industry cope with the digital…