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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. [...]

Tech Update, Zoos Get Smart

June 20th, 2017|0 Comments

What do hurricanes, zoos, and robots have in common? Peggy Smedley answers in this week’s Tech Update, looking at trends related to security robots, disaster recovery, truck safety, talent management, and building automation at [...]

Tech Update, Safe Smarts

June 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Peggy Smedley talks safety, highlighting results from a survey that are just downright scary. She also takes a look inside a smart neighborhood and the project of the week. Finally, she identifies how tech is [...]

Tech Update, Capsule to the Future

May 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Journey with Peggy Smedley to discover the connected office with virtual assistants; how modular helps build faster in times of need; take a look inside the Hyperloop capsule; see new tech helping build the [...]

Tech Update, Your Tires Talk

May 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Peggy Smedley explores tech employment trends, new robotics research, how technology is enabling tires to talk, the project of the week, and growth in the homebuilding market.

Tech Update, Tech Tilts

April 18th, 2017|0 Comments

Peggy Smedley talks about fingerprinting on the construction jobsite, the top three tech for homes, cranes that will 3D print skyscrapers, smarter construction materials, and tilt-wall tech.

Tech Update, Eyeing Infrastructure

April 5th, 2017|0 Comments

Peggy Smedley addresses the 2017 Infrastructure Report Card for the American Society of Civil Engineers, and is joined by Pat Jones of the Intl. Bridge, Tunnel, and Turnpike Assn., to discuss the future of [...]

Tech Update, Episode 3

March 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Peggy Smedley talks about how the invention of the telephone transformed communication in construction; identifies the top three smart cities in the United States; talks about the most expensive cities for construction; and how [...]

Tech Update, Episode 2

March 9th, 2017|0 Comments

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 [...]

Top 5 Tech Trends

February 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Peggy Smedley highlights the top five tech trends, giving insight into the latest in AR (augmented reality) and VR (virtual reality), self-driving equipment, smart homes, 3D printing, and software integration. She provides historical facts, [...]