Mark Franklin is currently the Manager of Technology and Innovations at Kleinfelder. Kleinfelder is an EPC company made up of engineers, scientists, and construction professionals providing solutions that improve transportation, water, energy, and other private infrastructure throughout North America and Australia. Mark has just over 20 years of experience working at Kleinfelder as a consultant mostly in the oil and gas sector. Initially trained and working as a Mechanical piping designer his roles have grown and evolved into many different areas throughout his career working as a designer, business and marketing and now includes being the 3D reality capture lead for Kleinfelder in their innovations group. With a background in mechanical design and his history working for facility owner operators (world-class-scale Upstream and midstream facilities) he is knowledgable working with an array of services ranging from retrofits and condition assessments to advanced engineering analytics and he sees big advantages in bringing in new technologies to improve the oil and gas industry.