Overview: FIATECH works to enhance, improve and implement industry-wide standards and guidelines for capital projects. FIATECH comprises facility owners, operators, contractors, suppliers, government agencies and government and academic organizations. Past project collaborations include: IT applications to streamline core processes, including lifecycle data management for capital projects and facilitating use of eBusiness applications among capital project team members; smart chip technologies used at the construction site to enhance materials tracking, speed construction and reduce costs; Web-accessible databases to capture and provide up-to-date engineering, scheduling and as-built data to all capital project participants; and wearable computing devices that allow onsite construction engineers, workers and inspectors to access documents and drawings remotely, and communicate with project team members in real time.
Specifications: Not available
IPR Policy: Not available
Current Status: Active
Last Updated: September 27, 2013