Kevin Soohoo

As the Field CTO and Evangelist, I’m on a mission to help others uncover the benefits that technology can offer, enabling new and more efficient ways for business to be done. Empowering others with better data for better decision-making is what I do. Having spent the past 11 years as Sr Director of IT for an EMCOR Group subsidiary I know full well the challenges that exist. I also have the distinct honor of being one of Rhumbix’s first customers!
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Recent Posts

Big Data in the Construction Industry: A Better Approach

Posted by Kevin Soohoo on 9/14/17 8:30 AM

Recently, I ran into an IT construction professional who shared a fascinating story about his firm’s big data journey. Like many firms, they had heard of the promises of big data to generate value, and wanted in on it.

But as they began to analyze their data, they were in for a surprise.

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Topics: Big Data & Construction, Construction Management

Rethinking the Role of Construction IT

Posted by Kevin Soohoo on 8/31/17 9:49 AM

At the beginning of August 2017 the AGC IT Forum in Denver covered lots of ground on how IT innovations are driving construction transformation: A topic of growing urgency in our industry. Looming labor shortages compounded with an aging workforce and continuous pressure to tighten margins have created a critical turning point where firms who adopt and adapt will thrive, and those who do not will struggle to survive.

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Topics: Construction Technology, Construction Management

4 Quick Observations from Construction IT Professionals

Posted by Kevin Soohoo on 8/29/17 2:16 PM

Earlier this month, I participated in a panel at the AGC IT Forum. The topic of the panel was “Who’s the Boss?” and was attended by over 300 people, the majority of whom were in IT roles at their companies. To kick-off the panel, we used live polling to gauge audience responses to a few questions, and honestly, if that is ALL we had done during the panel, it would have been worth it.

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Topics: Construction Technology, Construction Innovation