How robotic welding helped improve steel erection
Millions of construction companies strive every day to cut production time while maintaining, or even improving, quality. Robert J. Simmons owns a company that has made it happen.
Over several years he found a way to cut structural erection time from seven to eight months to a matter of weeks by combining several technologies, including robotic equipment that helps reduce the amount of welding required on-site.
A 30-year veteran of the structural concrete industry, Simmons developed a concept for constructing midrise residential structures using a steel moment space frame system in the winter of 2000…Read More »