May 18, 2016
Water for Southern Africa's Landlocked Kingdom
500,000 people in the Kingdom of Lesotho now have access to water thanks to the program management efforts of its government implementing agency and CDM Smith. Building all of its components, including a concrete dam, intake and pump station, water treatment plant, conveyance system, and transmission pipelines required much collaboration between all parties, and the benefits to the citizens, local textile industry, and agriculture have proved worthy of this massive effort.
March 28, 2016
Alternative Delivery: Constructing the Future
Construction technology today is advancing at an unprecedented pace. Modern tools like unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), smart sensors and wearable tech will revolutionize construction for the better. In this webinar, David Neitz, CDM Smith’s Chief Information Officer and leader of our Business Technology group, walks us through the construction technology of today, tomorrow and the future.
March 25, 2016
Complexity Under Control: Hartford Clean Water Project
The Clean Water Project comprises $2 billion in wastewater improvements for the Hartford Metropolitan District Commission (MDC) in response to an EPA Consent Decree and CT DEEP Consent Order. With CDM Smith as program manager, leveraging the power of strong relationships, the MDC is bringing complexity under control to make this massive effort successful.
February 01, 2016
Seeing the Future through Program Management
CDM Smith staff and clients discuss how program management helps them see the future in completing complex endeavors in the developing world.
January 07, 2016
CDM Smith's UAV Program
CDM Smith’s UAVs, unmanned aerial vehicles, are delivering a revolutionary, exciting new service. We’re connecting our clients to powerful data, faster than ever before, and providing a safe, efficient and innovative approach to environment and infrastructure challenges.
December 11, 2015
Unlocking Energy Potential at DC Water
DC Water uses Thermal Hydrolysis technology to reduce greenhouse gases, cut truck trips in half, and produce a class A biosolid fertilizer now in use throughout the city. CDM Smith is proud to have worked with the team from DC Water to make their vision a reality.
October 22, 2015
In our second installment of "Tailgate Talks," engineer Dave Schwartz and builder Brian Hagerich share success stories from the DC Water Blue Plains advanced wastewater treatment plant's biosolids management program. Tailgate Talks is a series of 2-minute videos showing how when engineers and contractors work together through alternative delivery, collaboration leads to safer projects, more innovation and faster results.
June 23, 2015
Safety by Design
Incorporating safe behaviors and practices is critical at all project phases, from design through construction and operation. In this webinar, our experts discuss how to create a safety culture, approaches to integrating safety into designs, safety’s value, how alternative delivery will maximize safety, and lessons learned from the private sector.
June 09, 2015
Slide Rule & Hammer
Introducing "Tailgate Talks," a series of 2-minute videos showing how when engineers and contractors work together through alternative delivery, collaboration leads to safer projects, more innovation and faster results. In our first episode, “Slide Rule and Hammer,” engineer Mike Healy and builder John Weston have been working together for more than a decade to achieve success through design-build.
April 10, 2015
Optimizing Your Delivery Method
In this CDM Smith alternative delivery webinar CDM Smith experts explain how alternative delivery methods, like CMAR and progressive design-build, can offer significant advantages