Media Coverage

  1. Construction 4.0: A Framework for Physical and Digital Transformations – ACELAB (March 2021)
  2. Featured in Inside Unmanned Systems Special Issue on Autonomous Construction Article (Sept. 2020)
  3. Featured in Beyond BIM Podcast (July 2020) “Construction 4.0: Unmanned Aerial Vehicles”
  4. “Bridges to the Future: Universities with AEC programs hone their curricula and research to prepare students to hit the ground running in the construction industry”, By John Caufield April 2020
  5. “New construction tech course is training drone pilots, preparing Ga. Tech students for industry’s future” Article in Equipment World about BC6500, April 2017
  6. “When Drones Fly: What do safety pros need to know about this evolving technology” Article in Safety and Health Magazine of the National Safety Council, June 2017
  7. “Strong Prospects” Article about curriculum changes in construction programs, image from BC6500 featured. Appeared in Construction Executive, June 2017
  8. Just another tool that flies: The new normal is about to take flight on the jobsite, Breakground, By David Park and Aaron Silverstein, April 2016
  9. Things to consider B4UFLY a drone on a jobsite, Georgia Construction Today, By Javier Irizarry, P.E., Ph.D, Winter/Spring 2016
  10. The Drones Are Coming! Here Are 9 Ways They’re Going To Make Everything AwesomeMTV News, By Kristina Marusic, July 21, 2015
  11. Potential Applications of Unmanned Aerial Systems for Construction Management TasksInsights, By . Irizarry and D. Costa, July 20, 2015
  12. Flying High: Why the Industry Needs Drones to Get Off the GroundAGC Constructor, By Katie Kuehner-Hebert May-June 2015
  13. Look, Up in the Sky. Are Drones the Next Big Thing on Construction Sites? USGlass, Metal & Glazing, March 2015
  14. From Werable to Wireless On the Construction Site.Engineering News Record, March 23rd, 2015
  15. Jobsite Monitoring as You Know it is About to Change.Posted on February 17th, 2015 by Ellen Rogers
  16. Eyes in the Sky: How drones are already affecting construction jobsites today.Equipment World, October 2014
  17. Do Drones have a Future in Construction?Professional Engineer, July 2013
  18. Could Drones Ease your Commute?Atlanta Journal-Constitution, June 7th, 2013
  19. Research Ramps Up for Drones on Jobsites.Engineering News Record, March 4th, 2013
  20. Drones to Watch Over US HighwaysDiscovery News, January 30th, 2013
  21. InfoSpot: Featured in GT Alumni Magazine’s Innovate Section.GT Alumni Alumni Magazine, Vol.88, No.3 2012
  22. Augmented Reality for Facilities Management Edges Closer to Real-World Applications.Engineering News Record, April 9th, 2012