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 […]


Project Analytics: Benefits, Challenges and First Steps

February 22nd, 2021

Underperformance is nothing new in the world of capital projects. Large projects experience cost and schedule overruns consistently. They are not meeting their intended objectives, not delivering expected business value. We’ve been hearing the same story for years. Additionally, projects are beginning to have a greater impact on shareholder value. This has raised the stakes […]


Tips & Tricks: A Tour of EcoSys Connect

February 9th, 2021

Our newest integration product available to EcoSys customers, EcoSys Connect, is a no-code/low-code integration platform that consolidates data from multiple systems. It maximizes your existing technology investments with one login, one database and many solutions. Our cloud-enabled integration platform improves performance and reliability, while reducing implementation time and costs.     The EcoSys Connect User […]


Earned Schedule: A Powerful Enhancement to EVM

February 8th, 2021

Earned Value Management (EVM) has emerged as one of the most powerful and frequently used methodologies to measure project progress and performance over the last 60 or 70 years. Its early adopters include NASA and the U.S. Department of Defense, who have been using the practice extensively in critical, long-term projects with massive budgets. Though […]


Tips & Tricks: Debugging Action Batches Using Advanced Commands

February 5th, 2021

EcoSys configuration features include a set of advanced commands that can be utilized as configuration options during troubleshooting or for setup of advanced behavior. We’ve discussed Advanced Commands before, but felt they are really worth revisiting. They are entered in the Advanced Commands field on the Options tab of a spreadsheet, report, form, chart, or […]