Photo by Bob Phelan Students in construction cost-management class at Missouri University test uses of iPad app. Photo courtesy of Brinkmann Constructors An iPad app for construction students was developed by Bob Brinkmann. Related Links: Education Special Report Main Story: Engineers and Universities Work To Advance Career-Long Learning The iPad may be the hot tool for Gen Y managers at construction offices and jobsites, but its biggest devotee and chief software guru at Brinkmann Constructors is the Chesterfield, Mo., firm's white-haired CEO, Robert G. “Bob” Brinkmann, 62. Seeing a void in project management software that was efficient and affordable for
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