Wisam Robie, Project Engineer
What is the most exciting thing about working in this business?
The most exciting part of working in construction are the challenges that happen every day. Challenges? Exciting? Yes! Putting in the hard work to find a solution and being able to see the results is what makes it exciting.
What is your philosophy about giving back to the community?
If you take the time to guide young men and women in the right direction and give them the tools they need to succeed, they get a chance for a better future. The construction industry provides a way to do that by providing new jobs and bringing infrastructure into the community.
Name a technology innovation that has made an impact in construction or an area where there are opportunities for innovation.
One of the best technological innovations to happen was the introduction of the Internet. It made transferring information like drawing faster and available in no time. Another great innovation is Concrete Forming, which when used correctly it results in a in short time frame.
Tell us an awesome fact about yourself or the role you have in the company.
My role is simple: First, lead the project to complete on time by generating and monitoring the schedule and make corrections as we progress. Second, is making sure the quality of work performed is meeting the industry standard. Third, is seeing that the project is completed on time and within budget. Last but not least, maintaining a safe and friendly atmosphere during construction.