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Could You Use More Free Time?

How Much is Your Free Time Worth? There are several new online calculators that are helping people put a monetary value on their free time. Regardless of what you think your time is worth, we want to help you have more of it. How? Say goodbye to mind-numbing Excel spreadsheets,...

Newsletter Q2 2015 – Vol 8, Issue 2

Construction Management in the Cloud Technology is transforming and disrupting many industries, and forward-looking organizations reap the most benefits during periods of transformation. While a growing number of AEC companies are going paperless and making the leap to the cloud, there are still many who haven’t done so. If you...

Cabrillo Boulevard Bridge Replacement

EADOC Increases Team Collaboration and Reduces the Review Time for RFIs and Submittals “EADOC addresses the need for immediate access to information. The web-based platform is great because you don’t need to be in your office to tap into your files. You can respond and receive information wherever you are.”...

Using a Tablet for Daily Logs

Can Daily Logs Be Fun? Try Using a Tablet Daily logs are a well-known part of construction management and an important way for owners and project managers to track the progress of their projects. Traditionally, an inspector takes written notes and shoots pictures with his camera or smartphone while on...

Newsletter Q1 2015 – Vol 8, Issue 1

Bentley Acquisition EADOC was acquired by Bentley Systems on February 27th. This acquisition is a win-win-win for Bentley, EADOC and—most importantly—our valued users. EADOC is now part of Bentley’s MANAGEservices solution, and Bentley is keeping the EADOC team together in our Oakland offices to ensure that we continue to deliver...

When the Project is Over: EADOC and Archiving

When the Project is Over: EADOC and Archiving EADOC is known for improving team collaboration and reducing risk during a capital construction project. But, many are not aware of EADOC’s significant benefits once the project is complete. A Searchable, Rich-Data Archive After Project Completion The archiving functionality of EADOC gives...

Newsletter Q4 2014 – Vol 7, Issue 4

Improving Client Outcomes The winter season is a great time to execute on your plan to go paperless to improve client outcomes. If you’re still using paperwork, spreadsheets, or an internal PM system to manage project processes, you’re not alone. Many facility owners and CM firms just haven’t found the...

What do Construction Managers and Facility Owners Want from Technology?

A recent study by softwareadvice.com/construction on the “Impact of Job Roles on Construction Software Purchasing Decisions,” has shed new light on the technology requirements and attitudes of the buyers of construction software. Key Findings: 1. Beyond improving accuracy and organization, business owners most frequently cited company growth (24%) as their top...

Los Osos Water Recycling Facility

The County of San Luis Obispo and HDR selected EADOC to manage all four contracts within the Los Osos Wastewater Project. For the final phase of the project—the $48M Los Osos Water Recycling Facility—the project team was impressed by EADOC’s ease-of-use, its ability to speed the turnaround time for submittals...

Newsletter Q3 2014 – Vol 7, Issue 3

New Face, Same Great Project Management Software At EADOC we are redefining “collaborative” in Project Management software, and we believe part of this is supporting our clients both inside and outside of our software. Did you know that on our website you can gain access to the latest news and...

Construction Project Management Application vs Construction Document Management Application

When searching for tools to assist in project management, professionals are generally faced with two types. However, many software companies try to market their tools as doing everything, even when they don’t. Two of the most commonly used descriptions for software used to manage construction projects are construction project management...

San Jose Downtown Health Center

The County of Santa Clara selected the new $30M San Jose Health Center as their first project to go “paperless.” The County and URS chose EADOC to help achieve this goal, as it offered the greatest efficiency in daily communications, inter-project participation, ease-of-use, and most importantly—application cost. KEY FACTS Challenge:...

Connecting Project Information to Improve Control and Reduce Risk

Can you report on the relationship between a field condition that was not on a drawing that generated an RFI that resulted in a schedule delay that turned into a change order without spending hours with an excel spreadsheet? If not the above presentation by EADOC’s Eric Law is for you. Learn how...

CMAA 2014 Recap

Thank you for joining us at Hidden Vine! We had a wonderful time Sunday seeing familiar faces and meeting new ones. A special thank you to Ron Perkins (HDR), Mike Warriner (Carollo), and Pete McKean (Townsend Management) for their insightful presentations. At EADOC we are proud to be the only construction management...

Electronic Data Exchange Specification for Design and Construction Projects

Over the last couple years the AIA and Consensus Docs have started moving forward with specification for the exchange of electronic information. These are excellent tools when incorporating the use of web based construction management tools into your project delivery process. Here is what each group has released so far: ConsensusDOCS...