Last week the @ConTechTrio Podcast (powered by JBKnowledge ) conducted an exclusive interview with Technology Industry Leader Ronan Collins from AECOM for Episode 39 to discuss the use of Apps to manage safety in the Construction industry. Host James Benham (@JamesMBenham),  was joined by Rob McKinney (@ConAppGuru) and Josh Bone (BIM2TheBone) to share the latest construction technology news.

The show details are:

Special Announcements:

ConAppGuru Appearance on the FooJee Show to discuss Apps For Construction: (CLICK HERE)

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Tech News of The Week:

  • Surface Clinging Robot developed for better bridge inspections

https://www.constructionequipment.com/surface-clinging-drone-developed-better-bridge-inspections

  • 2016 VR Comparison Guide

https://newatlas.com/vr-comparison-2016-17/45984/?utm_source=Gizmag+Subscribers&utm_campaign=191dbeea0a-UA-2235360-4&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_65b67362bd-191dbeea0a-92433441

  • Smartphone camera sensor spots cancer in several samples simultaneously

https://newatlas.com/portable-smartphone-spectrometer/45993/?utm_source=Gizmag+Subscribers&utm_campaign=191dbeea0a-UA-2235360-4&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_65b67362bd-191dbeea0a-92433441

Tech You Should Try: Amazon Alexa (ECHO & TAP Speakers)

Show Topic: Demise of the BIM Manager

Special Guests: Ronan Collins from AECOM

Mr. Collins discussed his time working after college, how he found his way into the technology industry, and how the role of managing BIM is evolving.

(CLICK HERE TO LISTEN)