Peggy Smedley catches up with Anil Nanduri, vice president in the new technology group and general manager of the drone group, Intel, to discuss how contractors are managing data from drones and if collision avoidance will be a game changer in construction.
Peggy Smedley tests a ladder that has some unique features including a magnet for holding metal tools and seven-layer fiberglass that make it a little bit safer than a tradition ladder.
Mobile device management is on the rise. Peggy Smedley chats with Garrett Denney, product marketing manager for Jamf Now of Jamf, about how technology can help in construction.
In the final installment of a three-part series, Peggy Smedley takes a closer look at the technology being used on the jobsite at the New Stanford Hospital project and chats with the team about BIM (building information modeling), tablets, and beyond.
Peggy Smedley looks at the differences between AR (augmented reality) and VR (virtual reality), helping understand how the two different types of technologies will impact the construction industry.
Peggy Smedley identifies the top tech trends that came out of the 2017 InterDrone show, focusing on regulations, insider secrets, growth predictions, and a fun fact you probably don’t know.
Peggy Smedley defines lean, giving historical perspective and current considerations. She also looks at how emerging processes and technologies can enable lean construction.
Peggy Smedley answers the age-old question: Should you rent or should you buy? She takes into consideration all the new emerging technology for the jobsite and three key points to consider before making the decision.
Peggy Smedley and Alison Mitchell, executive director, Sensor City, converse about a new innovation center that is dedicated to fostering the creation and development of sensor technology, and how construction companies can benefit from this type of incubator.
Peggy Smedley chats with Bert Hurlbut, vice president of new hospital construction at Stanford Health Care, about the New Stanford Hospital, discussing seismic isolators and the latest innovation going into the project.