Atul Khanzode has been instrumental in the successful growth of DPR, working on projects and with project teams throughout his career and helping improve our business through his leadership in Building Information Modeling (BIM), Virtual Design and Construction (VDC), and Lean. As a member of the Leadership Team, he dedicates his efforts to making DPR’s strategies around VDC, data, prefab and SPW successful—leveraging the very best of DPR to build great things for the future.
Starting with DPR in 1997 as a project engineer, Atul works with project teams across the country to implement Virtual Building and Lean Construction tools and processes and collaborates with academia and research groups around the world to move our industry forward in the use of technologies to improve project delivery processes. Atul has shared his insights on the impact of Virtual Design and Construction (VDC), lean construction and integration of project delivery process at various forums around the world and is a co-author of the book titled “Integrating Project Delivery." Atul loves his role at DPR because he gets to work with creative, ambitious and entrepreneurial group of people who are always coming up with new ideas and innovative ways to get the job done and change the world of construction.
- Role: Leadership Team Member
- Favorite DPR Core Value: Ever Forward
- What You Love About Construction: Getting to work with creative people every day, the teamwork that goes into delivering a project, and seeing our work playing a great role in serving our communities.
- First Job: Math tutor