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 launches next phase of civil features

Ennova continues to invest in developing Envision so it meets the specific demands of civil infrastructure projects. Our team has made significant progress to date, with more in the pipeline. New live features Since December 2014, we have released new features including: Resource rates Value-based s-curves charts Quantity progress Daily cost and productivity charts Time-distance […]

Supporting civil/infrastructure projects

We are passionate about being part of the new mega infrastructure projects kicking off across the country – to support the delivery of great infrastructure for Australians with record efficiency and timeliness. The better the industry performs, the more certain continued investment in these critical projects becomes. We’re adding new capability to Envision that’s more […]