Kenny Ingram

Kenny is the Vice President for the following industries: construction, contracting, engineering, infrastructure and shipbuilding. In addition, he is heavily involved in other project and asset lifecycle industries including oil and gas, energy, utilities, and defense. Kenny's main responsibilities are to promote the IFS solution to the external marketplace and to educate the IFS workforce on the business issues and challenges these industries face. He is also a key member of the IFS product management team who are responsible for making decisions on the IFS product strategy. Kenny has been with IFS for 16 years and has worked in the business systems marketplace for over 20 years. He is now regarded as one of the top specialists in project-based business systems and has been heavily involved in driving the IFS strategy in this area for the last 16 years. Prior to this, Kenny worked in industry in various positions covering management & project accounting, supply chain and logistics.

| | 4 minutes | Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure
What’s next in Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure: Three key software selection criteria

In my previous blog, I outlined key trends facing engineering, construction & infrastructure organizations – digital transformation, Building Information Modelling…

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| | 4 minutes | Digital Transformation, Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure
The construction industry is changing fast
Construction Workers on Laptop

The engineering, construction and infrastructure (ECI) industry is facing huge challenges as it tries to deal with increasing demand to…

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| | 3 minutes | Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure
Top construction companies need a top tech provider
10 Best Construction Solutions logo

The construction industry is braced for a digital revolution. Leading industry player Balfour Beatty has predicted that during the next…

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| | 4 minutes | Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure, Manufacturing, Research, Strategy
Why construction-integrated manufacturing is a game-changer
Why construction-integrated manufacturing is a game-changer

The construction industry has a reputation for moving slowly when it comes to adopting modern technology and changing business processes….

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| | 4 minutes | Asset Intensive, Business Technology, Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure, Service, Strategy
Will complete asset lifecycle solution providers be winners in the future?
asset lifecycle solution

Construction companies are changing their business strategy and preparing for changes. How most companies are operating today The construction industry…

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| | 6 minutes | Business Agility, Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure, Research, Strategy
Modular momentum driving the construction industry in 2018
2018 construction industry trends

Factories in flat-packs and homes built in factories—modular construction will build new momentum in 2018. However, the construction industry is…

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| | 6 minutes | Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Digital Transformation, Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure, Manufacturing, Strategy
Modular and offsite construction: evolution or revolution?
Modular and offsite construction: evolution or revolution?

Modular offsite construction has been around for many years, but is it about to really take-off? There has been a…

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| | 6 minutes | Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Digital Transformation, Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure, Research
Is the construction industry investing enough in technology?
Digital Transformation in Construction

The digital revolution is transforming the way organizations work, engage with their customers and generate revenue. It doesn’t matter if…

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| | 6 minutes | Business Agility, Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Digital Transformation, Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure, Research, Strategy
Is the construction industry addicted to MS Excel?
Is the construction industry addicted to MS Excel?

You might assume that most companies are using modern, smart business systems to control complex projects, but the reality is,…

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| | 3 minutes | Digital Transformation, Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure, Strategy
Construction is becoming a service industry. To be a winner in the future, do we need to adapt?
Servitization in construction

Get your business strategy in place to maximize the profit potential of the servitization trend. Servitization is becoming a major…

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| | 7 minutes | Business Technology, Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure, Research, Strategy
Performance-based contracts, modular construction and robotics: 3 construction game changers for 2017
Construction industry trends

Huge tower blocks built in weeks under one roof… automated bridge-building behemoths… bricklaying robots… No, it’s not science fiction. These…

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| | 3 minutes | Digital Transformation, Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure, Research, Strategy
Advanced analytics and digital transformation – is this a game changer for the construction and infrastructure industry?
Advanced analytics and digital transformation – is this a game changer for the construction and infrastructure industry?

87% of enterprises believed that big data/analytics will change the competitive landscape of their industries within three years. The data-driven,…

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