Entries by Adrian Smith

Three opportunities unlocked by real-time data

At the recent Project Controls Conference, held in Sydney, I spoke on advancing real-time field capture and reporting. With the pervasiveness of smart-phone technology, now, more than ever, project leaders can better tackle productivity issues while improving cost and progress management. However, this relies on a project’s ability to gather information from, and disseminate information […]

Queensland Government puts a spotlight on BIM

Envision was recently a guest industry presenter at the Queensland Government’s Talk IT Up – BIM Mini Expo – part of the Government’s spotlight on Building Information Modelling (BIM) in the delivery and management of infrastructure assets. The networking session came off the back of the Queensland Government’s commitment to implementing BIM on all major […]

TMR MIXr showcases real-time technology advancements

Envision is proudly one of the ‘industry solutions’ presenters at the upcoming Queensland Department of Transport and Main Roads TMR MIXr on 28 March 2017, providing insights into the advantages available to projects through real-time field reporting. Off the back of the inaugural event last year, TMR has opened up the one-day event to a […]

Envision’s civil features offer more flexibility

Civil infrastructure projects are increasingly reaping the benefits of Envision’s recent development effort, following a two-year push to widen the features geared toward these projects. A critical area of flexibility is that projects can drive data capture using cost codes rather than the schedule as the backbone for their Envision set-up. With the prefered structure […]

Continual improvement sharpens performance

Several recently-released small enhancements to Envision have continued to improve its overall performance and in-field functionality, creating greater value for clients. Performance improvements Clients continue to push Envision’s capabilities, which our team welcomes as this creates more opportunities to improve workflows, filters, page loading and general usability. Dashboard charts Data for dashboard charts is now […]

Innovation workshop explores project delivery advancements

Envision is set for new features and improvements off the back of our team’s participation in EIC Activities’ Innovation and Collaboration workshop last week. The two-day ‘hackathon’ involved client-side organisations including EIC Activities, CPB Contractors, CIMIC Group, Sedgman and Amec Foster Wheeler alongside technology leaders JESIi, ArcGIS, iConstruct and the Envision team – focused on […]

Envision’s new streamlined mobile app

Envision is launching it’s new mobile app, merging features previously available across multiple apps in a central location, offering a simpler and more streamlined user experience. The previous iOS and Android apps had slight variations that resulted in slightly different behaviour for users – an issue completely overcome through the new app. Envision’s former main app […]

Hackathon kick-starts integration innovations

In April 2015, Ennova hosted a Hackathon with Leighton Contractors, QGC, iConstruct, TracBase and iCURO to explore new innovations that would enable seamless integration between applications and a much better experience for projects through automation. As a group, by improving integration and information flow between applications, we can give project teams the benefit of far greater simplicity, speed and accessibility on a […]

Envision on Android

Google’s Android platform has gained significant populatrity and as such we have developed and released an Android compatible version of our iOS (iPhone) app. The Android application provides a mobile interface to the Envision web application for Construction Management. A present this application is not feature equivalent to the iOS (iPhone) version but can still be used to […]

Envision Mobile on iOS 7

Our 3 iOS applications have all been upgraded to support the latest version of Apple’s mobile operating system. With these version updates, a number of new features and existing issues have been fixed. The changes are summarised below: Envision iPhone App Intended for day-to-day updating of Activities, Events and Tasks. Enables offline working in areas […]