How Autonomous Construction Machines Will Revolutionize the Construction Industry

Friday, March 13 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Location: Westgate - Pavilion 1


Event Information

Title: How Autonomous Construction Machines Will Revolutionize the Construction Industry

Description: The evolution of grade control and machine control technologies applied to heavy construction machinery over the past 20 years has brought unprecedented improvements in quality and productivity to earthmoving and paving applications. A new wave of productivity, efficiency, quality, and safety is emerging with increased levels of automation leading to autonomous systems on machines and autonomous decision-making systems for construction site operations.

Learning Objectives:
1. Learn about the developing industry trends in automation and autonomy.
2. Understand the technologies required to make a machine operate autonomously and the different levels of autonomy that will exist.
3. Find out about the opportunities and challenges that autonomy will bring to the civil construction industry.

Type: CONEXPO-CON/AGG Education


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  • AEMP (Association of Equipment Management Professionals)