9 episodes

The Construction Revolution Podcast explores the latest tech, individuals, companies and business practices that are revolutionizing the construction industry.

The Construction Revolution Podcast Giatec

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The Construction Revolution Podcast explores the latest tech, individuals, companies and business practices that are revolutionizing the construction industry.

    Robotics and Precision Data Collection on Construction Sites

    Robotics and Precision Data Collection on Construction Sites

    On this episode of the show Boston Dynamic’s Brain Ringley and Trimble’s David Burczyk come on to discuss the technological collaboration between their companies. Trimble and Boston Dynamics collaborate to deliver a seamlessly integrated solution between Spot the robot and premier data collection systems including GNSS, RTS, and 3D laser scanning.

    Learn more about their collaboration here: https://construction.trimble.com/en/spot

    Giatec's mission is the revolutionize the construction industry through smart technology. The Construction Revolution Podcast is just one way in which we are pushing this mission forward.  Giatec has created the world’s leading wireless sensor for concrete temperature and strength monitoring - the SmartRock. 

    • 35 min
    The Digital Age of Construction with Nathan Medcalf

    The Digital Age of Construction with Nathan Medcalf

    In this episode we are joined by Nathan Medcalf, Public Relations and Editorial Manager at The Canadian Concrete Expo as we discuss the latest trends and technologies entering the construction industry. We touch upon how the industry has adjusted to a digital format, upcoming technology such as virtual reality, and the influence of construction media. 

    • 25 min
    Revolutionizing the Concrete Industry with Giatec Co-Founder & CTO Dr. Aali Alizadeh

    Revolutionizing the Concrete Industry with Giatec Co-Founder & CTO Dr. Aali Alizadeh

    In this episode with Giatec Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer, Dr. Aali Alizadeh,learn what motivated him and his business partner,Dr. Pouria Ghods, to start one of Ottawa’s Fastest-Growing Companies. Also hear about the latest technologies Giatec is developing and the company’s sustainability initiative through their artificial intelligence tool, SmartMix.  

    • 25 min
    Cool Pavement and Urban Pavement Strategy with Dr. Jeremy Gregory of MIT

    Cool Pavement and Urban Pavement Strategy with Dr. Jeremy Gregory of MIT

    In this episode of Construction Revolution learn from MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub Executive Director, Dr. Jeremy Gregory, about the carbon uptake of concrete in the US pavement network. Discover the impact of cool pavement on the environment and how and why we need to rethink our urban pavement strategy to reduce carbon output.  

    • 31 min
    EPD and Sustainability in Construction with Stacy Smedley

    EPD and Sustainability in Construction with Stacy Smedley

    In this episode of Construction Revolution, we are joined by Stacy Smedley, Director of Sustainability at Skanska USA, and Executive Director at Building Transparency. She talks about environmental product declaration (EPD) in the construction industry and the development of the Embodied Carbon in Construction Calculator (EC3) tool.Stacy also touches on the future of sustainability in construction as well as the current path to eliminating embodied carbon from buildings!

    • 20 min
    Getting to Net Zero with Dr. Phil De Luna  

    Getting to Net Zero with Dr. Phil De Luna  

    In this episode hear from sustainability expert Dr. Phil De Luna, Director of Materials for Clean Fuels Challenge Program at the National Research Council Canada about the technologies and practices that are being implemented today to get to net zero and reduce CO2 emissions. Find out what capturing carbon is, the role that diversity plays in leadership, the impact of effective communication, and more.  

    • 27 min

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