Adding Images or Logos to EcoSys Report Headers

May 10th, 2021

EcoSys reports can be customized by adding images. These images can display any image file (of type .jpg, .png or .gif), including a customer’s business and/or company logo. These images can be configured in a report or report template. If in a template, the template can then be applied to multiple reports in EcoSys.   […]


Standardizing Construction Codes in EcoSys with ICMS Fields

May 6th, 2021

EcoSys leads the global project cost management market with built-in business intelligence tools such as intuitive dashboards and reports that provide visibility into portfolio and project performance. The recent release of new “out-of-the-box” capabilities in EcoSys (Standard Product v. EC2.02) introduces International Construction Measurements Standards (ICMS) codes, helping organizations achieve global consistency in classifying, defining, […]


Project Scope: What It Is and How To Define It

April 15th, 2021

Panic sets in一you’re reviewing a project budget and realizing there is far too little money allotted for the work left. Sadly, this is a common occurrence. At least 85 percent of every project is over budget to some degree. Although this may not be as detrimental for small projects, overruns are detrimental on an enterprise […]


Capital Budgeting: Definition, Benefits, and Process

March 19th, 2021

As the global market becomes more competitive, businesses become more reliant on quantitative and data-driven analytics to make major decisions. Relying on numbers to give you an informed and objective pathway is more astute than working based on assumptions or the learning-by-trying methodology. This objective approach proves critical for companies looking into new and high-profile […]


Burns & McDonnell Talks Project Agility with EcoSys

March 12th, 2021

As companies in the engineering and construction industry react, respond and reprioritize in the wake of COVID-19, their business needs are drastically changing as well. To satisfy those needs, companies are having to adapt technology, and do so quickly. As Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella put it, “We have seen two years’ worth of digital transformation […]


How to Improve Nuclear Project Execution Efficiency

March 3rd, 2021

As the pressure to decrease CO2 emissions continues to grow, nuclear power has been identified to have great potential in helping countries to achieve the goals established in the 2015 Paris Agreement of limiting temperature change to 1,5C. According to IAEA, nuclear power, along with hydropower and wind energy, produces one of the lowest GHG emissions […]