Pittsburgh is a blend of traditional steel infrastructure of the past with networked systems of the future. Peggy Smedley gives a glimpse into the city’s past and how it has evolved into the innovation hub that it is today.
Peggy Smedley is joined by Azizan Aziz, assistant research professor at the Center for Building Performance and Diagnostics in the School of Architecture, Carnegie Mellon University, who talks about a new building energy diagnostic tool. They discuss how this innovation can help cities and construction companies build smarter cities.
Peggy Smedley talks about the five top trends that you need to know about today to keep your jobsites humming including: safety in construction, cybersecurity, fleets, innovation, and knowledge sharing
A new construction innovation zone looks to connect startups with global construction companies. Peggy Smedley is joined by Uzi Scheffer, CEO, SOSA, to discuss what new materials and technologies are being introduced.
Peggy Smedley travels to Wisconsin to sit down with Tom Clark, executive vice president of preconstruction, Faith Technologies, to discuss process innovation and bringing manufacturing to the construction industry.
Peggy Smedley brings viewers to different projects across the country including a development project, rehab of the old forge bridge, a new sports dome, the Eiffel Tower in China, and a climate resiliency project. She identifies what innovations help these projects stand out.
XL Construction is focused on strong partnerships, sustainability, and innovation. Hitesh Dewan, operations technology manager, joins Peggy Smedley to discuss what this all means for construction.
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, making it easier and safer for construction professionals to perform manual tasks at the construction jobsite.
Peggy Smedley is joined by Stephanie Dahl, product manager at Bosch, who demonstrates the GLM 50 C Laser Measure. Dahl helps to illustrate how the new tool can improve accuracy and precision for construction professionals at the jobsite.