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Innovation in Technology, On Center Software

May 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Estimating technology continues to evolve—and with that the role of the estimator needs to change as well. Kyle Hamer, vice president of marketing, On Center Software, joins Peggy Smedley to discuss the evolving job [...]

Innovation in Technology, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

May 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Additive manufacturing enters the jobsite. Bill Peter, director of the Manufacturing Demonstration Facility at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, which is part of the U.S. Dept. of Energy’s Science and Energy Laboratories, joins Peggy Smedley [...]

Innovation in Tech, Identified Technologies

April 18th, 2017|0 Comments

Drones drive data from above. Peggy Smedley and Dick Zhang, president and CEO of Identified Technologies talk about gathering data from drones, and what’s next for the construction industry.

Innovation in Tech, Brokk

April 5th, 2017|1 Comment

The robots are here! Peggy Smedley and Peter Bigwood, vice president sales and marketing, Brokk, talk about how robots are impacting demolition in construction—and how hydro-demolition will alter methods for bridge deck repair. [...]

Innovation in Technology, J.C. Cannistraro

March 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Peggy Smedley talks about how J.C. Cannistraro is using field technology such as total stations, tablets, and mobile apps, in conjunction with BIM (building information modeling), to better manage prefabrication in HVAC (heating, ventilation, [...]

Innovation in Technology, Construction Robotics

March 9th, 2017|0 Comments

Get ready for semi-automated masons. Peggy Smedley highlights a bricklaying robot that is automating processes at the construction jobsite, and how the job of masons might soon change in the future as this new [...]

Ekso Bionics

February 20th, 2017|4 Comments

Peggy Smedley looks at one of the hottest innovations in technology today—exoskeletons. She talks about how one company Ekso Bionics is using this technology to help take some of the stress off the body, [...]