In 2019, a senior Gilbane healthcare team and a New York-based client were exploring solutions to increase transparency between them. This search took them to London to meet with Disperse customers to witness first-hand how the Disperse platform was driving building productivity. Two years later, Gilbane won Engineering News Record’s award for “New York Contractor of the Year”, citing their partnership with Disperse as a contributing factor in achieving excellence for their clients
Productivity in construction is a sore spot, and tech has historically fallen short on promises to help. For advanced technology like AI to move the needle in the complex world of building, the approach and application must be practical above all else.