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Tech Update, From Printers to the Grid

January 4th, 2018|0 Comments

Peggy Smedley addresses the IT outlook, coalitions for zero energy buildings, the transformation of modular building, printers of the future, and what’s needed to rebuild the grid.

Tech Update, Blueprint for the Grid

December 5th, 2017|0 Comments

Peggy Smedley takes viewers inside passive houses, identifies advances in aerial work platforms, creates a blueprint for the electricity grid, looks at what’s next for the hyperloop, and answers the question: How much does [...]

Tech Update, Inside Caves

November 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Peggy Smedley addresses how hard hats are advancing, what’s new in 3D printing, advances in wireless machine control, rebuilding following the hurricanes, and what’s inside virtual reality caves.

Tech Update, Driving Drones

November 7th, 2017|0 Comments

Peggy Smedley identifies how to become a drone pilot, achieve net-zero energy, and inspire the next generation. She also looks at trends related to bots as workplace assistants and telematics as coaches for drivers. [...]

Tech Update, Green Buildings Rise Up

October 17th, 2017|0 Comments

Peggy Smedley talks sustainable skyscrapers, autonomous driving on the jobsite, smarter construction materials, elevators and emergency evacuations, and apprentice programs.

Tech Update, All about Drones

October 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

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.

Tech Update, Cigarette Butts Pave the Future

September 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Peggy Smedley discusses generative design in BIM, swarms of autonomous robots, ductless in residential homebuilding, drone delivery centers, and cigarette butts that are helping to pave roads.

Tech Update, Sharing the Knowledge

September 6th, 2017|0 Comments

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

Tech Update, Greenest Cities

August 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Peggy Smedley counts down the greenest cities in the U.S., and identifies some of the hottest construction projects in these areas. Will your city make the list?

Tech Update, An Urban Campus

August 8th, 2017|0 Comments

Peggy Smedley takes listeners to the top five construction projects of the week, including the new Toyota North American Headquarters, the University of California, Merced, an urban campus in Toronto, a hospital expansion in [...]

Tech Update, Bridge to Innovation

July 25th, 2017|0 Comments

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. [...]

Tech Update, Around the Country

July 10th, 2017|0 Comments

From Seattle, Wash., to Charlottesville, Va., construction projects are becoming more innovative. Journey with Peggy Smedley to see how home, apartment, renovation, hospital, and parking projects are changing, with the help of technology. [...]