Construction is helping rebuild smart cities including roads, bridges, transportation, utilities, and more. Peggy Smedley chats with Scott Smith, enterprise program manager and industry principal, OSIsoft, about building energy efficiency and what contractors should be thinking about to gain marketshare. He identifies drivers, ROI (return on investment), and examples.
Construction is playing a critical role in rebuilding smart cities by managing and tagging unused physical assets. Austin Conti, CEO and founder, Tenna, defines physical assets in today’s connected city, explaining the biggest benefits of the technology and what construction companies need to know as they are building the smart cities of the future [...]
Smart cities are coming. Alison Mitchell, executive director, Sensor City, tells Peggy Smedley what types of technology are helping make connected cities a reality. She talks about the barriers to applying this technology and what’s needed to overcome them.
Peggy Smedley identifies how the role of the project manager has changed, the impact of telematics on rentals, the importance of drones, changes with ERP (enterprise-resource planning), and the future of smart cities and infrastructure. She is joined by Daniel Castro, professor and chair in the School of Building Construction at Georgia Institute of [...]