3 ways cost management & tracking software can improve efficiency

73% of construction contractors struggle to obtain fully integrated, real-time project data and spend unnecessary time collating, sharing and managing financial project information. Here are 3 ways cost management & tracking software can make your construction projects more efficient and information more accessible.


5 ways cost management & tracking software can reduce waste

We all know that a certain amount of construction waste is inevitable, but have you considered exactly how much waste – whether it relates to time, labour or materials – is costing your business? Here’s how cost management & tracking software can help your business to reduce waste and increase profit.


Are disconnected systems exposing your business to risk & unnecessary costs?

With inadequate cost and project management systems being cited in the top 5 contributing reasons as to why contractors fail, we examine how traditional systems and processes for managing vital cost data can leave a business open to risk, inefficiency and unnecessary cost.

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Chalkstring wins ‘Innovation of the Year 2018’

We’re delighted Chalkstring, our project cost control software for construction contractors, has won ‘Innovation of the Year 2018’ at the Construction Computing Awards.   Chalkstring won the much-coveted award at the prestigious event held at the Radisson Portman Hotel, London, on 15thNovember. We were also the finalist for three other categories, including the ‘One to […]


3 ways Chalkstring takes the pain out of project delivery

This short eGuide explains how Chalkstring can make your construction projects run smoother and your business more profitable. You’ll see how Chalkstring removes the headaches associated with tedious, manual and repetitive tasks and makes your whole team deliver projects more efficiently.

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SCS benefits from real-time financial project information

SCS found that their business’s internal processes weren’t keeping up with the cutting-edge services they delivered to their clients and that they were losing margin on jobs. Learn how Chalkstring solved their issue.

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Why manual, onsite administration could be killing your team’s productivity.

This blog explores how traditional systems and processes for collating, sharing and managing data impact upon the efficiency of a construction project.

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How data silos impact construction projects.

This blog explores how data silos can affect a construction project. It also explains how software enables a construction subcontractor to use one system for managing project financials, in real-time, across the entire project lifecycle, from tender stage to completion.

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How to manage variations more profitably.

This blog identifies the typical issues construction subcontractors experience when managing variations and provides guidance on how software can speed up and, in places, automate change management.


7 signs you need cost management & tracking software

The UK Government has stipulated in its Construction 2025 Report that the industry must reduce costs by 33% and deliver projects 50% faster by 2025. Software can do the heavy lifting for you. Here are the top 7 signs you need cost management and tracking software to help you meet Government targets.