Simplifying Cost, Performance and Schedule Synchronization

September 28th, 2021

Integrating project costs and schedules is a goal for anyone wanting to truly understand where the project should be, and needs to be, in terms of progress, hours consumed and money spent. Difficulties with aligning work and cost breakdown structures, differences between cost loaded schedules and project budgets, and disconnected scheduling and cost control teams […]


Why Smaller Projects Need a Single Source of Truth and Where to Start

June 24th, 2021

We’ve all heard the statistics of the world’s biggest construction delays. According to McKinsey, large projects typically end up to 80%(!) over budget and take 20% longer than expected to finish. However, it’s not only the biggest companies that struggle with controlling costs, visibility into performance, or choosing the right projects. The small to medium-sized […]


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 […]


How Fusion for Energy Uses EcoSys on the ITER Project

January 27th, 2021

Fusion for Energy (F4E) is the European Union’s organisation that manages Europe’s contribution to ITER, the world’s largest scientific partnership aiming to demonstrate fusion as a viable and sustainable energy source. ITER is a collaboration project between 35 nations to build the world’s largest magnetic fusion device, a tokamak. The idea for an international joint […]


Project Estimating Across the Budget Lifecycle with EcoSys

December 10th, 2020

  Estimating is persistent throughout the project delivery process. The creation of high level, rough order of magnitude estimates supports ideation and project selection.  Detailed estimates support project budgets and scope changes identified during execution. In many cases estimates are developed at different stages of the budget lifecycle using different tools and procedures. This is […]


Project Data Integration Maturity Breeds Success

November 13th, 2020

Project data integration and project performance management have been likely bedfellows for many years. I have been involved in many system implementations as a user, implementor and consultant in the past 20 years and the only one I can clearly remember failing was the one where integration was kept to minimum. The need for an […]