Industry Feature: Bellwether

Ring the bell for great advice! Estimating is crucial to Bellwether’s work, because their core capability is providing independent, reliable advice around infrastructure projects. A key component to that is cost estimating. Priding themselves on having the right people for the job, Pronamics is proud to supply the right software for the job. Bellwether really […]

Industry Experts look at Why Construction Projects Fail

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Recently iSeekPlant wrote an article on 5 Reasons Construction Projects Fail They list: Underestimating the project Scope creep Issues with Productivity Failure to adequately plan for contingencies Communication Breakdowns We immediately saw how using Expert Estimation and Expert Project would help avoid these issues. For Issue No. 1 they talk about discipline, checking numbers and […]

Industry Feature: Duratec

Duratec looks to the future to preserve the past. A specialist in restorative works, Duratec works with governments and private enterprise on everything from buildings to bridges that have endured significant wear and tear. Using specialist engineering technology to ascertain the most effective methods for individual projects, Duratec brings infrastructure back to life. Pronamics is […]

Industry Feature: Monadelphous

Major construction job? Monadelphous has the experience. Across Australia, New Zealand and Chile, Monadelphous designs, constructs and operates multi-disciplinary construction and maintenance projects for mining, energy and infrastructure clients. From water treatment plants and wind farms, to mining, crane work and ports, for more than 30 years this Australian company has been building. Pronamics is […]

Industry Opportunities: $200 million Building Acceleration Fund for Queensland

We’re always keen to share news of opportunities for our clients, and given this year’s challenges, we know there’ll be a huge focus on government spending on infrastructure in order to stimulate the economy and create jobs for Australians. So if you work in this sector and have a presence in Queensland, check out the […]

Industry Feature: Civilex

No problem is too hot to handle for Civilex. Civilex builds everything from roads to sports fields, but it is projects like the Coolaroo Contaminated Glass Clean-up that sets them apart for safety and environmental expertise. The clean-up required careful work, as stockpiled glass reached over 100 degrees Celsius on the surface and up to […]

Why Use Expert Project?

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GLEN’S SOAPBOX – You know about Expert Estimation… But have you heard about its twin, Expert Project? Expert Project is a dedicated financial project management package which can track daily costs and earned budget. It isn’t designed to replace accounting software, but rather, to augment it. “Why have both?” I hear you ask. “Why not just […]

Industry Feature: Ark Construction

Ark build bridges so we can get over them. Ark Construction delivers on a variety of road, rail and maritime projects. But in recent years it is their work on bridges that really stands out. From pedestrian to vehicle to train, Ark has been helping people cross bridges all over Queensland and New South Wales […]

Industry Feature: Watpac

The focus on health has never been stronger. Servicing the rapidly growing region south east of Melbourne, the Casey Hospital required an upgrade to cope with increasing demand. Watpac undertook both design and construction of this $135 million project from 2017, delivering new and refurbished facilities as part of the expansion, completing the works in […]

Ancient Estimating

Ancient Estimating
ESTIMATING IS AN ANCIENT SKILL In our modern world, estimating uses powerful software and intricate spreadsheets to determine the pricing of anything from renovating a house to constructing a multi-billion dollar dam. But when did this skillset first come into use? It’s a lot older than you might think. Back in Neolithic times humans started […]