How the Construction Industry Can Bounce Back Stronger

How the Construction Industry Can Bounce Back Stronger

Amy Marks, Head of Industrialized Construction Strategy and Evangelism at Autodesk, believes that “the opportunity to productize goes far beyond consumer goods, extending to the construction industry.” In the Redshift article, “A Productization Strategy for...
Good News about BIM in HVAC

Good News about BIM in HVAC

Contractors would use building information modeling (BIM) more often if they could, but there are stumbling blocks in the way. This was one of the findings of the BusinessWire article, “High Degree of BIM Use by Mechanical Contractors Leads to Multiple Benefits.” The...
MEP Masterminds: Jake Olsen on the Digital Divide

MEP Masterminds: Jake Olsen on the Digital Divide

Is there a disconnect between the technology we’re telling ourselves is working on the job site and what’s actually being used? This was the overarching subject of the most recent episode of the MEP Masterminds virtual event series. Jake Olsen of DADO...
Pushing the Mechanical Industry Forward

Pushing the Mechanical Industry Forward

The Bridging the Gap podcast episode From Lego Builder to Mechanical Innovator poses an important question: Where do we go from here?  Podcast guest Sean McGuire has LEED AP credentials and works with Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA). “I started in...
Boosting Modular Capabilities

Boosting Modular Capabilities

The recent Engineering News-Record article, Skender Pursues a Mission to Boost Its Modular Capabilities poses a great question: how do you plan adequately for a daring innovation? Construction company Skender wanted to go the extra mile and take advantage of...