Press Releases

Latista, Eli Lilly Awarded FIATECH CETI for Construction Quality Automation

Latista Helps Pharmaceutical Giant Finishes Project Early, Reduces Rework Costs by 46% to Earn Industry Award

Reston, VA, September 21, 2011 – Latista Technologies received the FIATECH CETI (Celebration of Engineering & Technology Innovation) Award for Intelligent and Automated Construction Job Site for its work with pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly & Co.  FIATECH, a construction industry owners consortium recognized Latista and Lilly’s construction quality automation efforts on $400-million bulk manufacturing plant project in Kinsale, Ireland. The mobile and web-based solution, used on tablet PCs in the field, helped the project finish six weeks early and save $4.3 million, a 46% reduction.


Latista Introduces iPad 2 Software

First in construction industry to embrace multiple platforms supported by the same back-office enterprise web solution

Reston, VA June 2, 2011 – Latista, the market leader in comprehensive construction quality management and turn-over software solutions for owners and contractors, announces the availability of its new app for the Apple iPad®. The app complements Latista’s enterprise-scale web and mobile solution used by thousands of building and engineering professionals around the world. The new offering represents an industry first, making Latista the only company offering a variety of hardware clients in the field attached to the same back-office enterprise web solution.


Clark and Brasfield & Gorrie Roll Out Latista Companywide

Clark Construction Group and Brasfield & Gorrie Use Latista as an Enterprise-wide Quality Automation and Collaboration Solution

Reston, VA September 14, 2010 – Capital project owners reported in the Construction Users Roundtable (CURT) Owners Survey in 2008 and 2009 that quality and contractor compliance are the most important standards of practice they need from their projects. Being able to address and overcome these challenges—quality, efficiency, and compliance—on all projects is a significant benefit that contractors can offer to owners. General contractors have a vested interest in producing quality projects efficiently, as this is the basis for strong customer relations.


Latista Quality Expert to Present with USACE at CMAA Conference

Latista and USACE delivered a very successful and well attended presentation on October 25 to kickoff an excellent National Conference for CMAA. 

Orlando, FL, and Reston, VA October 25, 2009  (Conference photos added October 28) – Latista Technologies Executive Vice President Christopher Ramsey will present as a field automation and quality expert at the upcoming Construction Management Association of America (CMAA) conference.  Latista will partake in an Educational Session with the United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) entitled “Meeting USACE Quality Requirements – Automating Quality Management in the Field.”


Clark Construction Group implements companywide agreement with Latista

Reston, VA, and Bethesda, MD, July 22, 2009 – Clark Construction Group, LLC, the 14th largest general contracting firm in the U.S. (according to ENR magazine) has taken a major step in automating its field operations management and quality programs by signing an agreement to use Latista Field software companywide.  Clark Construction Group’s rollout plan will incorporate employees, capital project owners, A&E firms, and subcontractors.  They will deploy functional modules for inspections, QA/QC, safety, field BIM, materials and production tracking, and commissioning.


Latista wins prestigious FIATECH CETI award with Clark Construction for Nationals Park

Reston, VA, and Las Vegas, NV, April 9, 2009 – Latista Technologies, an industry leader in mobile construction job site automation received the 2008 FIATECH Celebration of Engineering and Technology Innovation (CETI) award in the category of Intelligent and Automated Construction Job Site.  Latista received the award for its Latista Field construction automation software, which was recognized for having helped Clark Construction improve quality, efficiency, and collaboration efficiency on Nationals Park baseball stadium in Washington, D.C.


LATISTA Strengthens Hospital Offering with California OSHPD Solution

New OSHPD-specific workflow and configuration allows project teams to collaborate and meet strict quality and documentation requirements on the most complex California healthcare projects.

Reston, VA January 6, 2009 – LATISTA Technologies has released a specific workflow and configuration for its LATISTA Field software that enables hospital contractors and owners to meet the requirements of the state of California’s Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD).  This solution helps hospital contractors and owners automate their jobsite processes and create OSHPD-compliant documentation, augmenting LATISTA’s already strong hospital-construction functionalities.