Software Trends in the Construction Industry

John Chaney

Though the construction industry has significantly ramped up its adoption of new technologies in recent years, there are still some growing pains and learning curves when it comes to pulling the trigger on software.

Cloud Software Conclusions

John Chaney

Not too long ago, Google released its Chrome Book – a laptop that runs everything in the cloud and doesn’t require any software downloads. As a developer of cloud-based software, I couldn’t help but try one out.

Service Management Construction Software | Construction Manager Software

John Chaney

Spectrum ® Service Management Construction Software streamlines your service operations for a better customer experience. Spectrum Service Management Construction Software is part of the integrated Spectrum Construction Software. Service Management.

Construction Project Management Software

John Chaney

When it comes to project management software , contractors have numerous options, from spreadsheets and generic applications to software designed for the construction industry.

Construction Accounting Software Selection is Strategic

Carol Hagen

Is this Your Construction Accounting Software Selection Process? Choosing a Construction Accounting Software Solution can be a daunting task. Decisions on accounting software are no longer left up to just the controller or CFO. Huge Construction Software News!

How to Implement Construction Software in Your Business


That’s why it’s critical to start endorsing the use of construction software as a step forward towards the modernisation of the construction industry. Challenges for Implementing Construction Software. Cost can also be a deterrent factor for implementing construction software.

The Construction Software Toolbox Part 2: More Reasons Why It Pays To Work With A Tech-Savvy Commercial Contractor

Commercial Construction

In a post last month, we took a look inside the commercial construction technology toolbox, specifically a rundown of construction management software options that benefit not only the contractor, but also the client. Our facilities management software system is incredibly user-friendly.

Topcon Updates SmoothRide Software

Construction Equipment

Topcon Positioning Group has updated its data collection software for the SmoothRide resurfacing workflow solution. RD-M1 Collect 2.0 includes updates designed to facilitate and optimize mapping of road conditions. .

Spectrum Construction Software by Dexter + Chaney

John Chaney

Spectrum ® Construction Software. Smart, Powerful, Easy-To-Use Software for Complete Construction Management Accessible Wherever Your Work Takes You. Video not supported. Learn More About Spectrum.

AmQuake – A powerful software for masonry building analysis

Construction Cost Estimating

Cervenka Consulting Ltd has developed AmQuake, the useful software for earthquake engineering. And Design Software building costs Building Plans Download Software Softwares Spreadsheet Analysis Software structural analysis

AStrutTie 2017 – The powerful software for structural design

Construction Cost Estimating

HanGil IT develops AStrutTie 2017, a software that can be used for strut-tie model analysis and design for concrete members having disturbed stress region(s). The software is compatible with U.S (ACI

The Main Benefits Of Construction Management Software


From sales management techniques to accounting software, we have digitized and automated our work to a level where we require very less man power. Incorporating software in construction projects keeps track of mid-project changes and encourages trouble-free management of processes.

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Construction Software Partly Cloud(y)

Carol Hagen

No extra hardware or software needed, just a web browser and internet connection from your PC, smartphone or iPad. There are many mature software systems that did not start on the Internet and their cloud offering is actually a patchwork. This occurs frequently to computer software.

Tapas, Top Sirloin & Construction Software

John Chaney

I suspect that a number of my readers have been through the city of Amarillo, Texas, and some probably live there. But if you aren’t one of them, let me introduce you to The Big Texan Steak House. This is the original “if you can eat it, it’s free” establishment, home of the legendary 72 oz.

HVAC Estimating Software

Construction Cost Estimating

HVAC estimating software provides great benefits to mechanical, piping, plumbing or sheet metal estimator to estimate the material and labor cost required to build a heating and cooling ventilating system. HVAC estimating software HVAC system labor cost plumbing sheet metal estimator

Software Advice Benchmark Survey Results

Collaborative Construction

A few months ago I linked to a survey distributed by Software Advice out of Austin, Texas. Over the last two months, Software Advice surveyed 230 construction industry professionals about their project management practices and outcomes.

RebarWin – A powerful software for rebar detailers

Construction Cost Estimating

The software is specifically designed for rebar detailers who are involved in construction and civil engineering projects. Building Cost Estimating Construction Bid Software construction estimating construction estimator estimating software News takeoff software

Construction Reporting Software | Cloud Based Reporting

John Chaney

Spectrum ® Construction Reporting software turns data into action, accessible where and when you need it. Spectrum’s Info-Link allows you to access all your business data and create reports using any ODBC-compliant software such as Microsoft ® Excel, Word, or Crystal Reports™.

RetainWall version 2.60 – A powerful software for designing a concrete or masonry retaining wall

Construction Cost Estimating

It is an exclusive software that can be used for making the design of a concrete or masonry retaining wall. If the wall is a reinforced concrete structure, the software can also produce the reinforcement design for any reinforced concrete structure wall.

Top 5 Trends in Construction Software

John Chaney

So, I’d like to take this week to talk about a subject I really know – construction software – something I’ve been doing for more than thirty years. There’s a saying that I’ve heard over the years, “write about what you know.”

3 Reasons to Change Your Construction Accounting Software

John Chaney

Throughout the year, I talk to a lot of construction business owners and accounting staff who are considering a change in their construction accounting software.

Photo software creates virtual record of project progress

Construction Dive

OpenSpace's platform produces photographic records similar to Google Street View that allow contractors to revisit phases of construction

Tech Toys: Procore, DroneDeploy, TrueLook, more announce new products, software

Construction Dive

June product announcements include thermal mapping drone sensors and a virtual reality tool that lets team members across the country explore a 3D model to predict costs of changes in real-time

How Customer Feedback and Input Drives Our Software Development

John Chaney

As Spectrum users dive into learning how to get the most out of their software, they have the opportunity to share their experience with other users and become teachers themselves. Today marks the first day of Dexter + Chaney’s Connect 2017 User Conference , and we are excited!

Sage, Procore Announce Software Integration to Bridge Costs and Scheduling

ENR Construction

In an effort to deliver on a long-requested feature, Procore Technologies and Sage announced a new data-sharing integration between their respective software platforms

AStrutTie – A powerful software for structural analysis and design

Construction Cost Estimating

HanGil IT is the developer of AStrutTie, a powerful software for creating perfect structural design. The software is compatible with U.S (ACI AStrutTie is a handy software for making analysis/design of concrete members having D-region(s).

Autodesk Releases Revit and Dynamo Software Updates

Construction Dive

Revit 2019 improves the interface while Dynamo 2.0 offers a new file format, simplified script language and easier browsing

Fortive to buy software firm Gordian for $775M cash

Construction Dive

Fortive expects the construction software and data firm to generate $130 million this year and anticipates a 10% return on capital within five years

How asset tracking software solves major construction management challenges


The role of asset tracking software in the construction industry. While solutions like construction management software can aid companies in organizing and streamlining the human elements of construction, there is also a dire need to track and manage construction equipment.

The Construction Software Toolbox Part 1: Why It Pays To Work With A Tech-Savvy Commercial Contractor

Commercial Construction

Business seems to be booming for construction software products that help commercial contractors manage various aspects of their business. Lately, it seems like I receive daily calls and emails from technology companies highlighting new software products, many of which are trying to be a multi-purpose solution to serve the many facets of the construction business. Project management and accounting are just two facets of our business where having the right software tool is critical.

Construction Estimating Software

Construction Cost Estimating

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PM software debate- web or hosted?

Cassell Construction Estimating Blog

Starting at the bottom, we see an ongoing battle between the two project management software models. And to an extent the entire software industry as a whole. The primary advantages of web-based project management software : - easy access for team members. potential reduction of IT cost, by eliminating the need for internal software hosting and additional required security. Consulting Custom Software Project Managment

Solving Construction Management with Cloud-Based Software

Construction Business Owner

Software has disrupted entire industries in a way in which team collaboration is seamless, costs are cut and smarter decisions can be made. Today, construction project managers can leverage software so that goals are easier to meet in a timely and cost-effective fashion.

Two Field Service Software Solutions Help Streamline Daily Tasks and Operations

Constructor Magazine

The software can be utilized from any device from a browser, including a phone, and scales down automatically based on screen size

Estimation Software

The Constructor

I, Kiran Kumar K lives in Bengaluru am a diploma civil engineer and working with my own civil consultation and building construction, I am in search

How To Know When You Need Real-Time Project Management Software


Construction Management construction construction software project management real-timeStaying up to date with what’s happening on your project at any moment is fundamental in construction. During the construction process, various problems may emerge.

Software Sound Off

Construction Business Owner

Which software solutions are builders depending on throughout the construction process? How do they stack up against the software you use daily?