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specialized hardware peripherals and
industry-specific apps that work with
consumer level phones.
How has this affected the industry?
* Creating new job positions, leading
to a more diverse workforce and greater
retention of existing workforce talent.
* Drones fly over each job in advance
to determine job readiness for delivery
and safety. Arriving at the job to find it
is not ready has become a thing of the
past. Companies without drones are
incorporating similar processes with
video documentation downloading
instantly and directly to individual
companies' intranets.
* Pinpoint weather prediction, affecting jobs and deliveries, has become
widely available with street address
accuracy.
* Job safety continues to improve
with tools that streamline observation, accountability and prevention
of workplace incidents and accidents.
* Holdbacks and callbacks have
decreased with the organization and
oversight that technology has provided.
Root causes are tracked and monitored
for constant improvement.
* Camera verification with time and
GPS stamps has minimized payment
disputes. Invoicing and performance
payment are digital-no more paper
invoices or checks.
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For anyone willing to adapt and
grow, the industry is bright and opportunity-filled.
-Rock Steady
* Augmented reality commonly
used by framers, hangers, finishers
and carpenters.
* Consolidation of specialty contractors.
* Large MEP firms take on general
contractor's role.
* Wearable technology used
throughout industry.
* Continued push for lighter weight
materials and environmentally friendly
materials.
* Prefabricated assemblies will be
standard in the industry.
* Cold-formed steel structures will
be common midrise structures instead
of wood.
-South Valley Drywall
Our industry, as everything else in life,

is in a constant state of change. We
are moving to more panelization-
factory assembled types of structures
as skilled labor shortages continue to
be an issue. Moisture and drainage
issues will challenge us to find more
imaginative ways to address these concerns in a pragmatic and economical
manner. The greening of our industry

will continue to push its way into all
parts of our processes, not only in
more efficient structures but also in
the way we manage waste during the
entire supply chain.
-Plastic Components
We will continue to

see more use of
technology in construction to create
more efficiency and less waste. We
think that efficiency will carry over
to not only less waste in materials but
also more productivity in labor. We
also believe we will continue to see
the increased use of robotics for labor
that will create efficiencies in costs.
We will see more prefabrication in all
construction, including single-family
housing.
-Baker Triangle
In 10 years, Amazon will be supplying

and delivering steel studs and drywall.
There will be a lot more shared office
space, and workers will work more and
more remotely. There will be fewer
face-to-face meetings and coordination of construction sites-more and
more will be done through Facetime
(or something similar). Robotics will
start to be introduced.
-Interior Finish Contractors Association
We think the industry is going to have

to face the reality that projects are going to be built slower and at a higher
cost moving into the next 10 years.
We are going to continue to have
labor shortages, and that means the
durations on projects will be extended.
The natural increases in raw material
costs will continue to drive prices up,
as always. We simply cannot build
projects as fast as we used to.
-Heartland Acoustics & Interiors, Inc.
Construction employment rates are

at
some of the highest levels we have
seen in the last 10 years or so, making
the need for skilled labor even more
important. In order to support this
trend, we expect to see continued
advancements in tools and techniques
to enable quicker turnarounds and
bring significant productivity gains.
Contractors are going to be on the
lookout for those time- and money-saving opportunities that support
delivering a quality product while
ensuring the efficiency and safety of
their employees.
Technology will continue to play
a key role as well, redefining how we
work together to further orchestrate
all phases of planning, design, construction and maintenance into an
integrated workflow. We have just
begun to see the impact and potential



Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Celebrating 100 years

AWCI's 100th Anniversary Video
i. Table of Contents
ii. Forward
iii. Acknowledgements
Chapter 1. 1918-1919 : The Master Minds
Chapter 2. The 1920s: Choosing Sides
Chapter 3. The 1930s: Unity Prevails
Chapter4. The 1940s: Dormancy and Revival
Chapter 5. The 1950s: Plaster vs. Drywall
Chapter 6. The 1960s: Other Lines of Endeavor
Chapter 7. The 1970s: Consolidation
Chapter 8. The 1980s: The Growth Years
Chapter 9. The 1990s: Money
Chapter 10. The 2000s: Exceptional Times
Chapter 11. The 2010s: We the Industry
Chapter 12. The Future
Chapter 13. The Sponsors
Appendix 1. AWCI’s Presidents
Appendix 2. AWCI Awards (the E.F. Venzie Award and the Pinnacle Award)
Appendix 3. Lifetime Members
Appendix 4. Longtime AWCI Members
Appendix 5. AWCI Board of Directors
Appendix 6. The Organization Behind the Leadership
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