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Here you will find interesting news, articles, videos and more content suited for the Construction Industry.

Construction Project Management Software: How to Choose (Today)

The blending of business and technology enables those functions to more effectively collaborate, innovate, and build new sources of value. Nowhere else is this more evident than in the construction industry. The physical world of construction, with its hardscape of materials and equipment, has ...

Using ERP and Construction Project Management Software to Realize a University’s Mission and Optimize Capital Project Delivery

To help manage their administrative and academic functions and stay ahead of the accelerating pace of innovation, universities and colleges are implementing ERP and other software solutions into their business operations, which have become essential to their success. 

VPO’s Act of Kindness During Annual Company Picnic

by Laura Nee | Jul 31 2019 | Act of Kindness
One of the highlights of the VPO/Simplex 2019 company picnic held in June was a public service project. Thirty adults and kids created Kindness Kits, which included assorted personal care products, for the Women’s Center and Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh (WC&S).

3 Summer Reads for Highly Organized Construction Project Managers

Most summer books are read lying on a beach or en route to your favorite road trip destination. Our recommendations below aren’t mysteries or romance novels, but they will certainly uplift your life and change how you interact with those around you – owners, general contractors, architects, ...

New Feature: Global Contact Directory

We have a new feature in VPO called our Global Contact Directory. The Global Contact Directory enables you to centralize your contact list across multiple projects.

What Is Lean Construction and How Does It Relate to Project Management?

Lean construction and construction project management software offer a better solution to the time/cost/value paradigm throughout the continuum of an office building project.

Integrating ERP & Construction Project Mgmt. Software

Architecting Solutions One of the major challenges facing building owners is how their ERP, whether it’s SAP, Sage, Oracle, or Microsoft, is integrating with non-ERP applications, like construction project management software. Construction project management software is used by building owners and ...

How Do You Put a Price on Keeping a Client Happy?

VPO construction project management software has given SIMPLUS a client interface that has become a valuable sales tool.

Adobe’s Significant Construction Project Mgmt. Workflow Depends on VPO

New 18-story tower and pedestrian bridge is the latest addition to Adobe’s corporate headquarters campus in San Jose, CA. It will accommodate nearly 4,000 employees in 700,000 square feet of space. Groundbreaking is slated for June 2019 and completion in 2022. Adobe, the software company that is ...

Integrating Microsoft Office 365 into Construction Project Management Workflows

Leverage the business apps you use every day  The facilities planning, design and construction team at a university is dedicated to providing, maintaining and enhancing the campus, and also guiding future development, in support of its mission. Planners, designers, engineers, and construction ...