3D printing has the potential to completely disrupt a number of industries. To date most of the attention seems to have gone to the potential impact on the manufacturing industry. Various models of affordable entry-level 3D- printers are now available that can print all kinds of interesting items in the comfort of your own house. The technology is perhaps not quite there yet to e.g. print your own stylish clothes, bit I am sure somewhere somebody is working on just that already.
Now new developments in technology, and importantly new applications, and the potential impact of these on the building industry is now also starting to draw attention. Read the Popular Mechanics article here
Source: TED Talks
If you own a construction company, its maybe time to start paying attention, that is if its not too late for you already