Patrick Hidder – Principal, Controlled Environment Agriculture, ARCO/Murray
Chris Uhlig – CEO, Ceres Greenhouse Solutions
Supply chain challenges have beleaguered a range of construction sectors. In CEA, the longer lead times have, in some cases, translated to value trade-offs. Whereas CEA projects are usually under intense pressure to get into production, recent construction delays have opened up time for conversations among construction partners about how to improve the functionality of the structure as it is built. Parallel silos have converged into collaborative design teams focused on the customer’s operational efficiency.