Construction Management or Project Management software programs, are they the same?

October 28, 2010

So often in the construction industries, companies rush to buy construction software solutions, regardless of what the actual software is intended for.  In the construction estimating software pursuit, you always have to first determine what your construction estimating process is. That will ultimately help you determine what features of a program you actually need. Likewise, […]

Read the full article →

Is Construction Project Management Software the same as Construction Estimating Software

October 25, 2010

Here is a comment from a person considering a new employment position with a construction company: “I have 15 years experienced in the construction industry as a production manager with a leading “—-”  contractor. Once I got laid off I started online classes to get certified as a construction cost estimator through the American Society […]

Read the full article →

Is Construction Management Estimating and Construction Estimating the same?

October 12, 2010

Well that questions sounds very similar but it really has different meanings to different people in a construction management organization. So let’s first break down a few clarifications to help organize a few schools of thought. 1) Assume at this point we are speaking about general construction. 2) Corporate philosophy regarding internal processes on how […]

Read the full article →