If you asked the average construction manager what his favorite construction management software is, he would likely say Primavera P6, out of habit. Primavera does have a massive market share, it is quite likely that he has not tried anything else. Despite their market share, however, we believe that a slightly lesser-known, but very powerful competitor could be the best construction management software in the industry today.
Asta Powerproject may not be the market leader in the United States, in fact it only recently became available to the U.S. Internationally however, Powerproject is widely recognized as one of the world’s leading project management software solutions for construction and used by most of the leading construction firms. Its popularity is easy to understand; Asta Powerproject is both very easy-to-use, with cost effective licensing, but also very powerful, suitable to manage projects of all sizes.
Asta Powerproject is the software of choice for thousands of construction professionals throughout the world and has been used on many high profile projects throughout the world such as Schiphol Airport, Amsterdam: Jumeirah Park, Dubai; The London Eye and The Shard in London, tallest building in the United Kingdom, as well as The Space Shuttle, New Orleans: Ipswich Motorway, Brisbane and The Reichstag, Berlin. Asta Powerproject now has thousands of users in a wide variety of industry sectors.
This could be the hardest thing to find in construction management software. Most of the industry is weighed down by clunky, difficult to use software that slows down projects. Asta Powerproject, on the other hand, is built to make sense. Its user-friendly interface features drag-and-drop functionality that makes the software easy to pick up for anyone on your team.
Unlike other software platforms that force you to get a new license for every user, Asta allows you to limit your licenses to the number of people using the software at the same time. This means that you no longer have to choose between paying more for licenses and communicating with your team. To see the cost savings for yourself, check out our construction management calculator and find out how much you can save!
Senior management doesn’t like surprises on the construction site, which is why reporting is arguably the most important functionality that your construction management software needs. With Asta Powerproject. You can produce professional tabular and graphic reports quickly and easily, as well as visually monitor resources and cost relationships for better forecasting.
Gone are the days of having to start your project plan over when you need to switch platforms. Powerproject seamlessly integrates with Primavera P6, Suretrak, and Microsoft Project. Additionally, integrations with Microsoft Outlook, accounting, BIM, and ERP systems ensure that everyone involved in your project is on the same page at all times.
This also means no sweating over costs and third-party participants. With its robust integrations, Asta Powerproject is designed to reduce waste and bottlenecks, letting you focus on getting the project done right.
Not only can you get a fully-detailed view of single projects, but you can also have full visibility over multiple projects with Powerproject’s Enterprise functionality. This allows you to see as much or as little detail as necessary while keeping an eye on every project you manage.
Updating from the job site just got a lot easier thanks to Powerproject’s mobile functionality. Mobile-friendliness makes it simple to monitor assigned tasks and updates anytime, anywhere.