Richard Lopez is a Senior Virtual Design and Construction Manager at Hensel Phelps. With 28 years of experience in Architecture and Construction. Currently, he is responsible for our drone program and setting the vision and strategy in the utilization of VDC, including streamlining processes.
Richard identifies incremental and disruptive innovation opportunities for Construction Technologies in delivering excellence in all we do at Hensel Phelps. These technologies include AR/VR, Robotics, AI, Drone Technology, 3D Printing, 3D Construction, and Visualizations.
Richard has presented at several industry leading conferences and sits on several Drone Advisory Council's ranging from trade partners to trade shows, such as AIA, DBIA, ABA, AGC,NAIOP InterDrone, Commercial UAV Expo, ConExpo/AGG, Xponential, AUVSI, World of Concrete, IDC, ICUEE, CompTIA, DJI Airworks and colleges in the community.
Richard has also contributed and co authored several publications and national standards pertaining to Drones in Construction.