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EllisDon launches Uprising

October 29, 2012 On-Site staff

EllisDon has launched Uprising, a crowdsourcing platform that has the potential to revolutionize construction problem solving. Uprising was created by EllisDon to “push problem-solving beyond the boundaries of any one company and into the collective intelligence of the world’s brightest

Article FinancingSkills DevelopmentSoftware / Hardware

How to assess the real costs of your next software project

October 1, 2012 Jacob Stoller

It is ironic that construction companies that meticulously track their job expenditures often manage their own IT projects with little idea of the costs they are incurring. As a result, they frequently decide on acquisitions where the costs significantly outweigh

Article Compact EquipmentFinancingMachine ControlSoftware / Hardware

Pimp your ride

August 1, 2012 Corinne Lynds

Machine control adds precision and versatility to compact equipment

News ConstructionSoftware / Hardware

PCL launches new client-centered website

June 7, 2012 Andrew Snook

The PCL family of companies recently launched its new website, designed to offer a more user-friendly site with links to social media platforms; an easy-to-use careers section; a broad portfolio with more than 500 detailed project profiles and more. PCL

Article Software / Hardware

6 procurement software tips and tricks

June 1, 2012 Jacob Stoller

No construction company would invest in a piece of heavy equipment without taking a careful look at its intended workload. When it comes to buying software to run the business, however, many forge ahead with little more than a rough

Cecilia Padilla was recently named the new president of On Center Software.
News ConstructionSoftware / Hardware

On Center Software appoints new president

April 16, 2012 Andrew Snook

Cecilia Padilla has been named the new president of On Center Software. Padilla has been with the company since 2008, when she was hired for the role of vice-president. She played a vital role in introducing Digital Production Control patented

News ConcreteConstructionSoftware / Hardware

eTools for concrete

April 12, 2012 Ross Monsour

The world is changing as fast as you can send an email. Technology is pushing the boundaries on accounting, social media, project management, cell phones, data transfer, maintenance and applications too numerous to mention. In order to keep abreast of these

News ConcreteConstructionSoftware / Hardware

eTools for concrete

April 9, 2012 Ross Monsour

The world is changing as fast as you can send an email. Technology is pushing the boundaries on accounting, social media, project management, cell phones, data transfer, maintenance and applications too numerous to mention. In order to keep abreast of these

Article Software / Hardware

Software: How to Become a Social Media Superstar

March 1, 2012 Jacob Stoller

As On-Site Editor Corinne Lynds explained in the February issue, social media can provide a variety of benefits to construction companies. Practices such as recruiting with LinkedIn, engaging employees through an internal Facebook page, or attracting traffic to the corporate

Article InfrastructureRoadsSkills DevelopmentSoftware / Hardware

How mobile mapping can save you money

February 1, 2012 Richard Rybka

You may not be familiar with mobile mapping systems, but the fact is you probably use the information they produce every day. Each time you access the Internet to map a driving route or find a restaurant near your destination,

Article Software / Hardware

Social networking: What’s it good for?

February 1, 2012 Corinne Lynds

It’s official, social media is giving me attention deficit disorder (ADD). Seriously, before Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn, I was already struggling to keep up with a constant barrage of email, phone messages and snail-mail. Now, although I’m suffering fewer paper