Last Friday, The ConTechCrew aired episode 89 of the podcast with special guest, Kris Lengieza, Vice President of Operational Excellence at Stiles and discussed data analytics for construction. The top headlines included Runnur Mobile Tech Gear, Cazza Construction Technologies’ new 3D printing construction robots, Alive.ai’s video story on rover drones, MIT’s remote-controlled robot system and much more!
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Construction Tech News:
Industry Education, Insights & Trends
Texas A&M University’s RELLIS campus is showing practical examples on how drones are being used in the field by discussing a project where unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) perform topographic surveying for infrastructure design.
[Video] Teen runs over police car after stealing a bulldozer, police chased the teen for almost four miles before catching him. This is a reminder for construction professionals, to always secure and lock up heavy equipment on the job site.
Building Information Modeling (BIM)
Geek of the Week:
We Interviewed: Kris Lengiza
Day Job: Vice President of Operational Excellence at Stiles
Fun Fact: Kris is a huge New England Patriot’s fan
Resume: Kris was born and raised in Massachusetts and graduated from Lehigh University with a civil engineering degree. After college Kris worked at The Weitz Company for several years before joining Stiles a little over five years ago.
Joined the Podcast to Geek Out On: Stiles Construction’s unique methodology on designing, building, and operating projects, as well as, walked through Alive.ai pilot case studies. Kris and The ConTechCrew also provided advice on how to get started with data analytics, and lastly explained how machine learning platforms like Project IQ from Autodesk can help project analysis.