David Wilson

David Wilson

Chief Innovation Officer

How to Innovate When “Fail Fast, Fail Often” Isn’t an Option

How to Innovate When “Fail Fast, Fail Often” Isn’t an Option

In our experience, the best way to mature innovative solutions is to prototype them in a physical environment that closely reflects job site conditions, essentially a lab for designers and builders. Doing so results in a better understanding of integration complexity, the capabilities of the technology, and real versus theoretical benefit discrepancies, as well as the implications of how solutions might be deployed and scaled.

October 29, 2019 3 min read By: David Wilson, Chief Innovation Officer
Innovation as a Value, Not an Assignment

Innovation as a Value, Not an Assignment

July 18, 2019 By: David Wilson, Chief Innovation Officer
Can Innovators Become Sources of Inertia?

Can Innovators Become Sources of Inertia?

May 13, 2019 By: David Wilson, Chief Innovation Officer
Why is it So Hard to Innovate?

Why is it So Hard to Innovate?

You may be doing things accidentally that naturally discourage innovators. Good news is you can still do something about it.

January 10, 2019 7 min read By: David Wilson, Chief Innovation Officer
A Legacy of Innovation Shaping Our Future

A Legacy of Innovation Shaping Our Future

Read here to learn more about Bechtel's innovative culture.

September 22, 2018 By: David Wilson, Chief Innovation Officer