The Oxbow is a mass timber multifamily development that Swinerton is building with developer Space Craft in Charlotte, North Carolina. Swinerton is using OpenSpace, which leverages artificial intelligence to deliver accurate, reality-captured models.

What generative AI can do for construction right now

Aaron Anderson, Director of Innovation for Swinerton, Dishes on the Tech and the Tools the Firm Uses to Stay Competitive.

ConTech Conversations presents monthly discussions with construction pros who are using technology to improve the way their companies do business. 

Aaron Anderson is staying grounded on artificial intelligence.

The director of innovation for Concord, California-based builder Swinerton, Anderson talked with Construction Dive about the technology and more at the ENR FutureTech conference in San Diego last month.

In his role at Swinerton, he’s developed technology for Swinerton’s Perq parking structures, which provide clients with a pre-designed and pre-engineered garage, according to the company’s website. He also contributed to the growth of the firm’s mass timber, concrete and drywall divisions.

Here, Anderson talks with Construction Dive about a few key ideas on generative AI’s current capabilities, while also looking to the future on what could come next for the technology.