CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - 5

SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND'S CONSTRUCTION JOURNAL

newsandviews

WINTER 2017 * VOLUME 56 * NO. 4

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9

Being Productive

By Don Shubert, CCIA President

The AGC of Connecticut
Foundation: Serving the Industry's
Needs Through Charitable Giving
By John Butts, Executive Director, AGC of Connecticut

features
Costs and the Future of Machine Control
10 AProductivity,
look at the evolution of machine-controlled equipment and what's on the horizon.
12
16

Diving Into Unmanned Aerial Systems

Drones have all been the rage in the past year. It seems like everyone has one these days. But they have many other
names and uses than what we think.

Looking to the Future: How Technology will Disrupt and Improve
the Construction Industry

The construction industry is admittedly slow to adopt processes and technology that can streamline project
planning, construction and communications on the worksite, but there are factors that contribute to the reluctance to
embrace digital technology.

21

Improve Operational Efficiency, Mitigate Risk, and Foster Growth
with a Defined IT Strategy

highlightsand
happenings

Technology continues to revolutionize the way companies across industries improve their sales and internal
operations, as well as manage their customer relationships. The construction industry is no exception.

24

2017 AGC/CT Industry Recognition
Awards & Dinner

27

2017 Diggers Mixers Fixers:
Jim Langlois Memorial Golf Outing

25

2017 CRBA Annual Fall Dinner Meeting

29

YCF Fall Membership Meeting

29

Index to Advertisers/Advertiser.com

CONNstruction
Volume 56, No. 4
Published for:
Connecticut
Construction Industries
Association
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Wethersfield, CT 06109
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CCIA Officers/
Executive Committee
Chairman of the Board:
Gary Wall
President:
Donald Shubert
First Vice President:
Timothy Arborio
Second Vice President:
A. Edward Wright
Third Vice President:
John Brunalli
Fourth Vice President:
Raymond Oneglia
Fifth Vice President:
Len Suzio
Treasurer:
Douglas Hansen
Secretary:
Jonathan Miller

CCIA Staff
President:
Donald Shubert
AGC/CT Executive Director:
John W. Butts
Controller:
Kathy Bergamo
Office and Events Coordinator:
Jean Barlage
Office and Events Coordinator:
John Wilhelm
Labor Relations Associate:
Alison Kavanaugh

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of CONNstruction - Winter 2017

Being Productive
The AGC of Connecticut Foundation: Serving the Industry’s Needs Through Charitable Giving
Productivity, Costs and the Future of Machine Control
Diving Into Unmanned Aerial Systems
Looking to the Future: How Technology will Disrupt and Improve the Construction Industry
Improve Operational Efficiency, Mitigate Risk, and Foster Growth with a Defined IT Strategy
2017 AGC/CT Industry Recognition Awards & Dinner
2017 CRBA Annual Fall Dinner Meeting
2017 Diggers Mixers Fixers: Jim Langlois Memorial Golf Outing
YCF Fall Membership Meeting
Index to Advertisers/Advertiser.com
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - Intro
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - cover1
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - cover2
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - 3
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - 4
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - 5
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - 6
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - Being Productive
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - 8
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - The AGC of Connecticut Foundation: Serving the Industry’s Needs Through Charitable Giving
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - Productivity, Costs and the Future of Machine Control
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - 11
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - Diving Into Unmanned Aerial Systems
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - 13
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - 14
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - 15
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - Looking to the Future: How Technology will Disrupt and Improve the Construction Industry
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - 17
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - 18
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - 19
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - 20
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - Improve Operational Efficiency, Mitigate Risk, and Foster Growth with a Defined IT Strategy
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - 22
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - 23
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - 2017 AGC/CT Industry Recognition Awards & Dinner
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - 2017 CRBA Annual Fall Dinner Meeting
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - 26
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - 2017 Diggers Mixers Fixers: Jim Langlois Memorial Golf Outing
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - 28
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - Index to Advertisers/Advertiser.com
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - 30
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - cover3
CONNstruction - Winter 2017 - cover4
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