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  1. Meet Daniel Rude, an Outdoor Adventurer Whose Love of Tech Is Guiding the Construction of Luxury Homes in the Rockies daniel rude pathfinder

    Meet Daniel Rude, an Outdoor Adventurer Whose Love of Tech Is Guiding the Construction of Luxury Homes in the Rockies

    Meet June’s Pathfinder, Daniel Rude, a Project Engineer at Shaw Construction’s Grand Junction, Colo., location. A native Texan with a penchant for all things outdoors, Daniel has found a perfect fit in his work at Shaw. Balancing time in the field and the office, he’s eagerly applying new technologies to make projects more efficient.  …

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  2. How OpenSpace Helps Sino Group Enhance Operational Efficiency and Increase Productivity Sino Group logo

    How OpenSpace Helps Sino Group Enhance Operational Efficiency and Increase Productivity

    As one of the leading property and real estate developers in Hong Kong, Sino Group is committed to nurturing startups and is always looking for a competitive edge by leveraging practical construction and property tech. Specifically, the company’s leadership was interested in how they could best utilize tech to improve construction processes with a focus…

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  3. Meet Kirsten Ratzlaff, Who Is Leading the Way for Women in Construction kristen ratzlaff pathfinder

    Meet Kirsten Ratzlaff, Who Is Leading the Way for Women in Construction

    Meet May’s Pathfinder, Kirsten Ratzlaff, a seasoned electrician and longshoreman, currently working as a safety officer at HR Pacific in British Columbia. Kirsten’s drive to never stop learning, alongside a knack for working with her hands, has made her successful in many different pursuits, while her passion for supporting other women in male-dominated fields has…

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  4. How Western Partitions Saved on Rework and Improved Progress Tracking Using OpenSpace Western Partitions Logo

    How Western Partitions Saved on Rework and Improved Progress Tracking Using OpenSpace

    Oregon-based Western Partitions is one of the largest and most reputable specialty contractors in the western US. In 2020, the company won a bid to work on a new hotel in Portland, Oregon, which it calls the Block 216 project. The project scope includes metal stud framing, drywall, insulation, acoustical ceilings, spray-applied fireproofing, resistive firestopping,…

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  5. How Commodore Construction Uses OpenSpace for Substantial Time and Money Savings commodore builders logo

    How Commodore Construction Uses OpenSpace for Substantial Time and Money Savings

    Based in Mount Vernon, N.Y., Commodore Construction has a nearly 20-year track record as a multi-trade contractor. Its services include interior renovation and retrofitting as well as new building core and shell work, and the company has expertise in the healthcare and hospitality industries. Starting in January 2021, Commodore’s Senior Project Manager David Niewiadomski took…

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  6. How U.S. Engineering Uses OpenSpace to Mitigate Risk and Reduce Travel Time US Engineering logo

    How U.S. Engineering Uses OpenSpace to Mitigate Risk and Reduce Travel Time

    Chad Lucks is a Quality Control Manager for U.S. Engineering, an MEP contractor with a footprint across the Rocky Mountain region and Midwest. In 2021, he was looking for a more thorough way of documenting the many job sites he was tasked with monitoring. Historically, all he had to go on were notes jotted down…

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  7. Meet Tanner Janich, Whose College Friend Made a Life-Changing Referral pathfinder tanner

    Meet Tanner Janich, Whose College Friend Made a Life-Changing Referral

    Meet April’s Pathfinder, Tanner Janich, a NorCal native and aquatics enthusiast whose role as a Project Engineer at SC Builders challenges him to learn every day and find innovative solutions to problems on large-scale Bay Area projects. A “True California Kid” Tanner spent his childhood in Sacramento with his dental hygienist mother, entrepreneurial father, and…

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  8. Meet Gerard O’Donnell, a Superintendent Shaping the Manhattan Skyline Pathfinder Spotlight

    Meet Gerard O’Donnell, a Superintendent Shaping the Manhattan Skyline

    Meet March’s Pathfinder, Gerard O’Donnell, a New York City native whose role as a Superintendent at Lendlease Construction allows him to bring together his team player abilities and penchant for all things technical. His background in team sports and longtime love of history help him see the big picture and coordinate the construction of high-rises…

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  9. A Milestone Moment: Announcing our Series D Funding OpenSpace Series D

    A Milestone Moment: Announcing our Series D Funding

    We’re thrilled to be embarking on our next chapter of growth today with the announcement of our $102M Series D funding. It’s hard to believe that OpenSpace was founded only five short years ago. In that time, we’ve gone from our first proof-of-concept ideas to deploying on a handful of early adopter sites, to recently…

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  10. Meet Rhonda El-Hachache, a Strong Team Player Making a Difference Rhonda El-Hachache - OpenSpace Feb 2022 Pathfinder Spotlight

    Meet Rhonda El-Hachache, a Strong Team Player Making a Difference

    Meet February’s Pathfinder, Rhonda El-Hachache, a California-based Assistant Project Manager at W.E. O’Neil Construction. Her inclination to work with others–first through community service and later through the teamwork required in construction–has made her dynamic in her profession. In her position, she blends an eye for the details with team player savvy to facilitate the execution…

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