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AI & Robotic Fleets for On-Site Inspection

Machines equipped with high definition cameras and “Light Imaging, Detection and Ranging” (LIDAR) sensors - similar to those used by autonomous vehicles. If autonomous drones can give project teams early warning signs and new perspectives that allow offsets or delays to be mitigated, these are emerging technologies worth getting excited about.

Electric Cars & Infrastructure

Are electric cars a viable mode of travel for Canadians? Do we need to begin updating our infrastructure to prepare for the inevitable augmentation of power demand in Canadian households?

Improving Concrete with Recycled Tires
Canadian

UBC researchers find strength in adding rubber fibers to concrete mix design.

Moving Forward with Canada’s Net Zero Building Design
Canadian

The Joyce Center for Partnership and Innovation is intended to be just the first of several pilot projects that will help the CaGBC refine the Zero Carbon Buildings Framework and Ellis Don's Carbon Impact Initiative.

Moving Construction Forward and Upward with Upbrella
Canadian

Congratulations to Upbrella for winning the Toronto Construction Association 2016 Innovative Product Award for their safer alternative to the conventional construction environment.

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