THOUGHT LEADERS JOURNAL
At WGI our Thought Leaders are the driving force that keeps our industry up to date as they share their experience while discussing the issues of today and the future outlook of our rapidly changing industry.
During construction activities, the lack of reliable information on underground utilities location can result in costly conflicts, damages, delays, utility service disruptions, redesigns, claims, injuries, and even lost lives.ding.read more
The 2019 outlook for the AEC professions is strong, especially considering the federal, state, and local governments’ plan to boost infrastructure spending.read more
Underground parking structures are more common as land values rise and as communities encourage mixed-use developments that incorporate parking beneath the primary development use – office, retail, hotel, and residential.read more
“Innovate or die” has long been the motto of marketers, tech-savvy entrepreneurs, and those working on the cutting edge of the health and science industries.read more
Hurricane hardening — what is it? Why are counties and cities requesting hardening evaluations? Why should a commercial property owner or private business be interested in an evaluation? Does it result in a reduction in the property insurance? What benefits will it yield?read more
Pro bono publico is a Latin phrase (for the public good) used to define professional work undertaken voluntarily and without payment, or at a reduced fee, as an act of public service. Unlike traditional volunteerism, pro bono services use the specific skills of professionals to provide services to those who are unable to afford them.read more