Monthly Archives: July 2018

Top Contractors Use New Tech to Meet Demand | ENR

When evaluating the Midwest’s largest contractors, it is clear that there is no one formula for success. Like a good financial portfolio, the key is to diversify. The top 10 firms on ENR’s Top Contractors list have their largest projects... Read More

Bricklaying robot, first in Alabama, helps with construction at Auburn | AL.COM

SAM, a brick-laying robot, is assisting with the construction of the Jay and Susie Gogue Performing Arts Center at Auburn University. SAM100, short for Semi-Automated Mason, will be the first of its kind in Alabama. It lays more than 3,000... Read More

A robot that lays bricks? AU puts one to work in construction of performing arts center | Opelika-Auburn News

Auburn University is incorporating a robot into the construction of the Jay and Susie Gogue Performing Arts Center. Construction Robotics’ SAM100, short for Semi-Automated Mason, a bricklaying robot capable of placing more than 3,000 bricks per day, was showcased at... Read More

Robot helps build Performing Arts Center one brick at a time | The Auburn Plainsman

Construction is well underway at the Jay and Susie Gogue Performing Arts Center. As the building continues to grow, the construction team is getting some non-human help. Construction Robotics’ brick-laying robot SAM100, which stands for Semi-Automatic Mason, is in Auburn... Read More

Auburn University is first in Alabama to use masonry robot | CBS

AUBURN, Ala (WRBL) – The construction of Auburn University’s Jay and Susie Gogue Performing Arts Center is getting help from robotics. The SAM100 from Construction Robotics is being used to lay bricks on the new building. Sam, as the workers call ‘him’,... Read More