Concrete Sensors provides the industry’s most accurate and easy to use platform to predict and monitor concrete behavior.  Thirty out of the top one hundred general contractors use our platform to reduce costs, accelerate schedules and improve quality.

Our integrated platform combines the industry’s most rugged wireless concrete sensor, the most accurate concrete testing lab and mix design database with cloud software and analytics to provide the most accurate prediction of concrete strength in the industry.

Backed by major real estate and construction investors, Concrete Sensors is the fastest growing concrete technology company with headquarters in the greater Boston area, and regional offices throughout the United States.

Our story

What's our mission?

To provide the most innovative construction project solutions that solve problems and transform how our customers work. We build solutions that simplify the construction process, driving down costs.

What do we do?

We provide a platform to make informed decisions on conrete behavior for general contractors, owners, structural engineers, and concrete producers.

How do we do it?

We combine exceptional scientists, engineers and founders from the construction industry with the most accurate and easiest to use software and hardware platform.

why us?

You not only will get the most accurate, easiest to use platform, but there's no substitute for our people.  We are passionate about our customer's success - we like to go to the field and get our hands dirty! 

Meet the Team

Brendan Dowdall, Co-Founder & CEO

Brendan is responsible for Concrete Sensors' vision, strategy and operations. He started Concrete Sensors after building a school in Boston during the dead of Winter, and was frustrated when he couldn't answer his client's question about when the concrete would be ready for build. Brendan brings 14 years of construction management experience from Construction Coordinators, Inc., Commodore Builders and Habitat for Humanity. He earned a BA from the University of Notre Dame and an MBA from Babson College.

Ryan Twomey, Co-Founder & CTO

Ryan oversees hardware, communications and software development for Concrete Sensors. Ryan has 15 years experience in technology prototyping, testing and scaling from companies such as Platejoy, LevelUp, Draconis and AlphaTech. He earned a BS in Computer Science from Clark University and an MBA from Babson College.

Bill Summers, Chief Revenue Office

Bill brings over twenty years of sales leadership experience to Concrete Sensors. He has built and scaled sales and partnering teams at ThermoFisher Scientific, Hitachi Consulting and Aspen Technology in addition to other C-level operational roles at Agritec Systems, AWZ Group and UOP. Bill has a BS in Chemical Engineering from the University of Connecticut and an MBA from the University of Houston.

Carol Ferrari, Vice President, Marketing

Carol is responsible for all aspects of marketing including product marketing, lead qualification, lead generation, communications and sales enablement.  She is an experienced B2B marketer for complex solutions. Prior to joining Concrete Sensors, she has worked at companies such as, Intronis, AccuRev, and ArgoSight. She earned an MBA from Illinois Institute of Technology and a BS from Rochester Institute of Technology.  

Our Investors

Concrete Sensors is supported by premier investors in the Construction, Real Estate and IoT (Internet of Things) sectors from both coasts and also internationally.


Arab Angel
Arab Angel is an early stage venture capital firm focused on Seed/Series A investment opportunities with international potential.


Brick & Mortar
Brick & Mortar supports innovative software and hardware solutions for the real estate and construction industries.


Bolt Ventures
Bolt is a seed-stage venture capital firm that backs hardware and IoT startups.


Cemex Ventures
Cemex Ventures is the venture capital division of Cemex, the world's largest producer of cement.


Plug and Play
Bolt is a seed-stage venture capital firm that backs hardware and IoT startups.


Jetpath Ventures
Jetpath is an early stage investor in IoT point solutions and platform technology.


Requus Capital
Requus Capital invests in real estate and real estate technology investments.

Work With Us!

We're growing and always looking for great people!  Send us an email with your resume to


Our wireless sensor: NovoConcrete >

Our easy to use software app: NovoSyte >

Our mix design database: NovoDB >

Our wireless gateway: NovoHub >

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