Editor’s Notes – Issue 11

Regarding AI, the construction industry is on the horns of a dilemma, either over-estimating or under-estimating what AI can do today. In each issue, Construction AI offers examples of ways those working in various roles within AEC can put AI to good use now. In this issue, correspondent Michael Causey reports on recent analysis of the concerns of some industry leaders—does AI over-promise or under deliver? 

Also, this week find the fourth part of our Risk Assessment series and learn how AI can facilitate risk assessment in the construction phase. Meanwhile OpenAI just announced several new features, including one that has both our safety engineer and our architect very excited—the ability to tailor a GPT to your needs drawing on specific information resources. 

“The future doesn't just happen. We are building it.” – Mathematician Hannah Fry