Chief Innovation Officer
Bechtel Global Inc.
With over 20 years of construction experience in both heavy infrastructure and industrial construction, Keith currently serves as Bechtel’s Chief Innovation Officer focusing on the identification, testing and implementation of new technology aimed at improving both cost and schedule performance while enhancing safety and quality. His goal is to improve construction delivery methods and installation activities by leveraging the latest in technology, both digital and physical, geared toward improving the certainty of outcome of the projects that Bechtel delivers. With the belief that improving the jobsite experience for the craft workforce will ultimately be the catalyst to refresh the image of the industry and attract the next generation of talent, he is driven to combat the labor shortage head-on by rebranding the industry as a technology leader. He has worked for Bechtel for 14 years and is a graduate of Purdue University with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering.