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 […]
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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 […]
Tech23 celebrates innovation through an exciting collision of great minds, great ideas, and great purpose. Tech23 is dedicated to offering entrepreneurs opportunities. Ennova presented Envision at the 2013 Tech23 conference. We were fortunate to be recognised with awards from Amazon and Cloudstaff. The video below features Adrian Smith, Director and Head of Technology, giving our […]
Commercialisation Australia is an initiative of the Australian Government that provides competitive, merit-based assistance to accelerate the business building process for Australian companies, entrepreneurs, researchers and inventors looking to commercialise innovative intellectual property. Recently Commercialisation Australia announced support for Ennova by awarding a grant for continued development of Envision. This support will allow us to improve a number […]
One of the big challenges in construction is maintaining effective communication between the site and the office. With increasingly more construction projects being completed in remote locations, the challenge of poor network coverage is exaggerated. Ennova have been working with our customers to improve the Envision iPhone App specifically in the areas of working out […]
Downer EDi Engineering recently piloted Envision in the field on a $10 million construction project at Boyne Smelters in Gladstone. The project was the structural installation of a carbon bake furnace with approximately 14,000 pieces of steel pieces supplied by the client. Ennova worked closely with the Downer EDi team to implement Envision on the project. […]
Envision uses Google SketchUp for construction visualisation. Google SketchUp is ideal for construction visualisation because anyone can quickly create a 3D mockup of their project. Modelling effort is minimised by incorporating pre-built components from the Google 3D Warehouse, an online searchable repository of free 3D models shared by users all over the world. We’ve developed a short video […]
Envision redefines construction planning by providing a simple and cost effective solution for 4D modelling. A detailed 3D CAD model is not required to realise the benefits of 4D construction planning. Envision enables users with only basic 3D skills to create a 4D model using the free version of Google SketchUp, thereby significantly reducing costs and […]
Envision is a web-based construction management tool that is purpose built to improve field productivity and reduce project administration effort. Lean Construction and WorkFace Planning. These principles have guided the development of Envision in terms of technology selection, feature implementation, workflow and interface design. Envision can be configured to suit construction projects of any size or complexity and […]
Envision provides a Kanban style planning board for Work Package management. The principles of Lean Construction and WorkFace Planning have been fundamental in the development of Envision. We’ve written a white paper discussing the application of Kanban to management of Construction Work Packages. Download the white paper.