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Celebrating 250 projects

Envision would like to take a moment to say a huge thank you to our clients who over the last 8 years have used Envision to deliver more than 250 projects. On this journey our clients have been instrumental in shaping the solutions we have today and helping our organisation evolve. We’ve been involved in […]

2018 Future Infrastructure Summit

The Future Infrastructure Summit was buzzing with a good combination of delegate enthusiasm and real-world technology that’s making an impact now, all bundled into Lean & Digital Engineering forum with a strong agenda to shape the future. It was a great outcome for the good work done by the organising team.

Solutions geared to drive value

As the construction industry continues to deliver significant infrastructure and resources projects, under greater delivery pressures and stakeholder demands, Envision has been continually developing new advancements, behind the scenes, to help clients respond with greater efficiency. Particularly in the last two years, our team has brought on line a range of new and extended features […]

What every CFO needs to know about digitising construction timesheets

As an historically slow adopter of digital tech, the construction industry is going through a digital revolution. According to StartupAUS, there is unprecedented activity and investment (an estimated $98+ million since the start of 2016) in the Australian construction tech start-up space and they suggest full-scale digitisation in the Australian construction sector could add value […]

The fundamentals of construction timesheets

At Envision, our clients are seeing significant dividends from digitising their construction timesheets. The more we talk with a range of project and business stakeholders across the construction industry, the more we’re seeing this as a huge area of improvement potential. Some of the people who influence decisions around technology adoption may not have frontline […]

Real-time records prove value for Surat North project team

CPB Contractors’ work on the QCLNG Surat North Project involved the delivery of critical gas infrastructure by an experienced team with a long-standing history of supporting Shell QGC. Envision was the primary reference for project data and progress information since the project’s inception in 2015. On a daily basis, team members used Envision’s mobile and […]

Digital construction technologies – what it takes to succeed

I was delighted to be invited by Aconex to share at the recent 2017 Construction Technology Summit as part of the panel on ‘Best practices in successfully introducing digital construction technologies’. For a very well attended event, it was exciting to see the changes in play across the industry, and the desire from owners to […]

Electronic docket solution supports project step-change

Origin’s APLNG Collaborative Well Delivery program is led by CPB Contractors. Their team of more than 1,000 gas gathering delivery experts are working across four gas fields to bring wells online faster than ever before. The program features more than 20 individual jobs, ranging from $2 million to $90 million each and, after four successful […]

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 […]

Is the construction foreman’s paper diary dead?

Based on projects I’ve been involved with, I’d say the answer to whether the construction foreman’s paper diary is dead, is a resounding…no. While we’re seeing a growing trend in the desire for electronic diaries and digital workflows, the default is still typically a paper-based system – unless a project’s leaders drive digital. Research conducted by […]