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Achieving Success in the Field: The Right Information in the Right Place at the Right Time

Today’s projects are increasing in complexity and size with ever tighter budgets requiring teams be more efficient with scarce resources. Whether they are project superintendents working for the Contractor or Inspectors working for the Construction Manager, these highly skilled individuals need to remain productive. Having access to the right information...

Evaluation Criteria for Web Based Construction Project Management Applications

Evaluation Criteria for Web Based Construction Project Management Applications EADOC has developed this guide as a way to assist Facility Owners and CM/PM firms in evaluating project management applications. This guide is based on experience evaluating software applications for our own use as well as our experience selling the EADOC...

The Bottom Line

The software solution you select must reduce the costs of managing projects. Gone are the days of spending six figures on an Enterprise software solution that delivers dashboards, charts and gauges without providing any cost savings in labor. Many of these Enterprise class tools require you to hire additional staff...

Congratulations to the Provo Reservoir Canal Enclosure Project Team

ENR Mountain States Award of Merit for Civil Work Infrastructure projects has been given to the Provo Reservoir Canal Enclosure team. This $150 million project encompasses 21 miles of 126″ diameter pipe. At EADOC we take great pride whenever one of our clients receives an award and this team has...

Wet signature not required

It amazes me how many of our clients still require wet signed contract documents for their records. In my email today I received” Please send me the original signed copy” for a new contract from a large private Engineering firm. What happened to going paperless? The federal government and virtually...

Start-Ups Emerge as Tech Vendors of Choice

Excellent Article from the Wall Street Journal on Advantages of choosing small startups like EADOC over the large old Enterprise Vendors. Wall Street Journal Article “Start-Ups Emerge as Tech Vendors of Choice Innovative products, excellent customer support, and strong attention to customer needs are just some of the advantages we...

Risk mitigation with information mapping

Tracking the complete history of an issue and related communication can be a daunting task on today’s complex capital projects. With multiple communication methods, large numbers of project participants and long durations for resolving issues project managers face the challenge of connecting all the pieces together to mitigate project risk....

True Collaboration requires connecting the entire supply chain

For construction project teams to reap the benefits of collaboration they need to connect the entire team electronically to ensure project information exchange is quick and efficient. With a truly collaborative application participants need to be able to manage permissions for their own subs and staff and control the flow...

Upload Construction Pictures to EADOC from your iPad in September

Apple has finally yielded to the masses and will be allowing users to upload pictures through the Safari Brower on IOS devices(iPads and iPhones). We tested uploading pictures to Inspectors Daily reports in EADOC today and the file upload worked perfectly. Here are some screenshots from the testing. IOS 6.0...