52: Fast Tracking Projects | Innovations and Game Changers in the Building Industry

59m 27s |
In this episode, Cherise is joined by Chris O’Hara, PE – Founding Principal of Studio NYL and Façade Director at the Skins Group and Bradford J. Prestbo, FAIA, Director of Boston Office of Studio NYL.

This episode will be different from the stories that we typically share. Chris O'Hara and Bradford J. Prestbo are two professionals who have extensive experience in fast-tracking building projects. This conversation delves into the challenges faced by design professionals in meeting project schedules while maintaining accuracy.

Chris and Brad share their insights and experiences working on fast-tracked projects and discuss novel approaches they have developed to streamline workflows without compromising quality. They explore the role of emerging technologies such as machine learning, computational design, and 3D printing in transforming the building industry. The discussion highlights the potential game changers that will shape the way we work in architecture and construction over the next decade. Listeners can expect to gain valuable knowledge and perspectives on navigating complex building conditions and embracing innovation in the industry.


Cherise Lakeside, FCSI, CDT  image
Cherise Lakeside, FCSI, CDT
Senior Spec Writer | RDH Building Science
Chris O’Hara, PE image
Chris O’Hara, PE
Founding Principal | Studio NYL
Bradford J. Prestbo, FAIA image
Bradford J. Prestbo, FAIA
Professional Speaker | Studio NYL