Word of the Day, CAD

April 18th, 2017|0 Comments

Patrick Hanratty and Ivan Sutherland were the “dads” of CAD (computer-aided design). Peggy Smedley walks listeners through the history of design—and identifies what is coming in the future.

Word of the Day, Telematics

April 5th, 2017|0 Comments

Telematics began in the 1980s when European Parliament was looking to promote road safety, and is making a resurgence in construction today. Peggy Smedley helps contractors understand what telematics is and why it is [...]

Word of the Day, Drones

March 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Peggy Smedley talks about the history of drones, walking viewers through the evolution of the technology, and helps contractors determine how the technology can help on construction projects today.

Word of the Day, IoT

March 9th, 2017|0 Comments

Peggy Smedley defines the IoT (Internet of Things), and describes how it is changing the construction jobsite. As an IoT expert, she gives little-known insight into how the IoT will impact the industry today [...]

Construction

February 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Peggy Smedley defines construction, walking the audience through the historical description of the word and how technology has changed the industry to present day. She offers little-known facts about the evolution of construction. [...]