Investment In Architizer Shows That If You’re Building It, Venture Capital Will Come

Heavy equipment rentals (IronPlanet's purview) and construction management tools are one thing, but with their $7 million investment in Architizer, new investor August Capital -- and a slew of existin

18 Female Founders Who Killed It In 2015

Last week, on an internal conversational thread here at TechCrunch, the staff began chatting about some of female founders who’ve made a major dent on the tech scene in 2015, and the thread qui

PlanGrid Lands $40 Million Investment To Expand Product

PlanGrid, the company that digitized the construction industry, announced today that it has landed a $40 million investment. Tenaya Capital led the round. Additional investors include Sequoia, Founde

How PlanGrid Is Disrupting The Paper-Dominated Construction Industry

A company that saw the potential in the iPad as a tool for work, not just play, is PlanGrid, a construction management software application that's like a Google Docs for blueprints. But getting the Pl

Tracy Young, Co-Founder Of PlanGrid, To Speak At Disrupt SF

Tracy Young is anything but a typical startup founder and we’re excited to announce she will speak at TechCrunch Disrupt SF in late September. Young was working as construction engineer in 2011

PlanGrid Makes Its Blueprint App Now Available On Android Tablets

For the last two years, Y Combinator alum PlanGrid has helped modernize the construction industry by move blueprints to tablets. After originally launching on the iPad, the company will now offer all

PlanGrid’s Blueprint App Adds Automatic Hyperlinking And Web-Based Markup

<a target="_blank" href="">PlanGrid</a>, a startup that hopes to replace blueprint printouts on construction sites with those that can be viewed on an iPad, has just released i