Media tagged with "Technology"


How Long Before 3D Printing Disrupts Construction?

Tags: Innovation, Lean Construction, Technology

Article | Building Forward
“3D printing allows people to put something in their hands that’s tangible,” says Julio Saenz, senior manager of construction technologies at Southland Industries.


3 VR Myths That Are Unreal

Tags: Thought Leadership, CFD, Virtual Reality, Technology

Article | techopedia
Negative sentiments surrounding virtual reality (VR) will likely let up over time. In 10 years, for instance, VR could very well be the norm in the day-to-day lives of many people, explains Dr. Mehran Salehi, a computational fluid dynamics (CFD) analyst with Southland Engineering.


Process Analysis is How One MEP Producer is Coping With the Industry’s Labor Woes

Tags: Innovation, Engineering, BIM, Technology

Article | Building Design + Construction
Judd Fuoto, Southland’s lead solutions analyst, tells BD+C that his large company, with its many priorities, is trying to achieve a balance that aligns its business and technology agendas. 


Video Game-Like Tech Draws Younger, More Skeptical Workforce to Construction

Tags: Recruitment, Technology, Recruiting, Construction, Engineering

Article | Construction Dive
“We have an opportunity to leverage their interest in tech by bringing up how our industry works to construct smart buildings,” says Wendy Montgomery, senior talent manager at MEP provider Southland Industries.


Advancing Construction Technology

Tags: Event, BIM, Technology, Information Technology, Thought Leadership

Swissotel Chicago
Chicago, Illinois
Join Judd Fuoto, Senior BIM Analyst at Southland Industries, and a host of other industry experts for Advancing Construction Technology, the annual summit dedicated to improving operational productivity, quality and safety. 


Microsoft & Workspot AEC Joint Venture Collaboration Webinar

Tags: Technology, Information Technology, Joint Ventures

Webinar   |   May 21, 2019
Israel Sumano, Senior Director of Infrastructure Services at Southland Industries is a featured presenter at the Microsoft & Workspot AEC Joint Venture Collaboration. 


Trends and Technology

Tags: BIM, Modular, CAD, Technology

Article | Partners in Progress
Updates in training are important and ensure that union craftspeople will be ready to go on jobs where the latest technology and lean practices are in play, explain Southland Industries’ Henry Nutt and Alan Blomgren.


MCAA Great Futures Forum

Tags: Leadership, Technology

Anaheim Marriott
Anaheim, California

Southland Industries is participating in the Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA) Great Futures Forum, an event that gives future leaders of our industry the opportunity to take a closer look into the field of mechanical contracting and the world they can join.

On Friday, September 28, Southland will host a Young Professionals Panel Discussion as well as a walking tour of its new Garden Grove, California headquarters to let future leaders experience firsthand what it would feel like to be in an office, experience the work culture and observe cutting-edge technology in the fabrication facility.


What is the difference between a microgrid and a smart grid?

Tags: Microgrid, Smart grid, Technology, Energy

Article | InBuilding Magazine

The term “smart grid” is often used as a generic term when discussing how technology is impacting the creation and use of energy, but it’s somewhat vague. Technology affects energy use in many ways and at many levels, and the phrase “smart grid” is not meaningful to most building owners. However, a related concept, the microgrid, is something that owners and property managers should become familiar with. So what do these terms actually mean? Southland Energy’s Ken Robinson explains.


New Workloads, Cost Pressures Drive Up Data Center Power Densities

Tags: Data Center, Mission Critical, Technology

Article | Data Center Knowledge
As power densities in data halls continue to increase, so too does the demand for (and complexity of) the systems required to cool them, explains Mike Kilkeary, associate principal engineer at Southland Engineering.