With an unrelenting labor shortage, increased building activity and record investment in con-tech companies, the stage is set for broader digitization in the construction industry. Construction Dive covered ENR’s October 23rd webinar, “How to Find and Implement the Right Technology for Your Organization,” presented by Triax Technologies and featuring Gilbane Building Company’s Jason Pelkey and DPR Construction’s Kashual Diwan.
One such lesson may be finding out that an adjustment to existing processes is needed, said Kaushal Diwan, national director of innovation at DPR Construction, which is 15th on ENR’s ranking. One of the best bets for working through this is “enabling and empowering your employees” to innovate and problem-solve, he said, because the chance of success is highest with strategy and engagement up and down the chain.
And don’t miss Jason Pelkey’s post on Gilbane INK, “Leverage Lessons Learned to Adopt Technology from Pilot to Enterprise.” Subscribe to their newsletter for weekly blog posts!