What Is Powerproject?
Powerproject is a cloud-based project management tool that allows construction professionals to easily manage complex projects. The software helps construction and civil engineering firms to plan, schedule, and manage projects. Additional features such as resource management and a mobile application help achieve better outcomes.
What Is Powerproject Best For?
One of the key features of Powerproject is its ability to create detailed project plans and schedules. The project planning software provides various scheduling tools for users to build custom schedules, define dependencies, and create critical paths. It also offers Gantt charts, which visually represent project timelines and help users identify potential scheduling conflicts.
The pricing starts with a single-user subscription license for £880 per annum. Concurrent and SaaS licenses are also available. Other pricing plans include the Enterprise package and a single license for education. Users can also request a 14-day free trial version with full functionality.
See the Powerproject pricing breakdown table below or click Get Pricing for more details.
For more integrated project management, Powerproject enables you to work with files from Microsoft Project and Oracle Primavera and share them in different formats as clients require. It integrates with estimating applications like Bidcon, enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems, and Building Information Modeling (BIM) tools.
How Does Powerproject Work?
Here's how you can get started with Powerproject after installation:
- Open the program to get started
- Create your project plan by adding tasks and assigning start/end dates
- Add resources and assign them to various tasks
- Assign roles to different resources and monitor their performance
- Once your project plan is complete, you can use Powerproject to track the progress of your project in real time
- Use detailed reports on the progress of each task and resource
- Share project data and reports with stakeholders in real time
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Who Is Powerproject For?
Powerproject software is designed to be flexible for various business organizations, from small companies to large enterprises. The software is particularly well suited for construction and infrastructure development companies, general contractors, architectural organizations, civil engineering firms, and project managers who work on complex construction projects. It is feasible for small renovations to large-scale construction projects.
Organizations with multiple teams and projects will find Powerproject a good fit as it allows users to manage multiple projects and resources from a single platform.
Project Planning And Scheduling
Powerproject enables efficient project planning and scheduling by providing users with Gantt chart capabilities, task dependency management, and resource management tools. The software also provides users with a range of reports to analyze the project plan and identify potential issues timely.
Cost Estimating And Control
Users can estimate costs for their projects accurately and create budgets to ensure that financial goals are met throughout the course of construction. With this feature, users can track actual against planned costs to monitor budgetary compliance and adjust as needed.
Project Tracking And Progress Monitoring
Monitor project progress in real time by automatically collecting data from various sources such as mobile devices, sensors, or cameras. Powerproject also offers powerful analytics capabilities so users can quickly identify trends, compare project plans with actual results, and take corrective action when needed.
Powerproject features easy-to-use collaboration tools that make it simple for teams to communicate and share information quickly. It also provides secure file-sharing capabilities so users can share documents without the risk of data loss or unauthorized access.
Document Management And Revision Control
This feature allows users to store all project documents in one place, allowing them to track revisions and keep up with changes throughout construction. It also helps ensure that team members always have access to the latest versions of documents.
Risk Analysis And Mitigation
Users can easily identify potential risks and develop mitigation strategies to avoid delays or disruptions. Powerproject helps teams make informed decisions quickly, allowing them to stay on top of risk management throughout the project.
Reporting And Visualization
Powerproject provides users with a range of detailed reports that can be used to analyze projects holistically and identify potential issues before they arise. It also offers advanced visualization options such as heat maps, pie charts, and bar graphs, which help improve decision-making by offering an at-a-glance overview of key metrics.
Is Powerproject Right For You?
Powerproject can be a valuable tool for anyone involved in the construction industry who needs to plan, schedule, and manage construction projects efficiently.
The software is ideal for businesses to streamline their project management workflows and improve their project visibility. It is also a good choice for businesses seeking to mitigate risks and ensure project delivery on time and within budget.
Notable brands using Powerproject include Mace, Seddon, Skanska, McCarthy & Stone, and Kier.
Still not sure if Powerproject is right for you? Get in touch with our customer support team, who will help you make the best decision.
Powerproject Pricing Breakdown
- Simplest license for one user, installed onto a single Windows PC.
- A cost-effective way of letting users share licenses to reduce overall costs.
- Single-user licenses available as a SaaS/cloud-hosted option giving access from multiple platforms.
- Shared real-time access to projects, sharing of project resources, integration with other business-critical systems and visibility of all projects.
Visual Workflow Management
Process Modeling & Designing
Real Time Reporting
- Works with complex projects
- Allows resource allocation
- Offers mobile application
- Some functions have a steep learning curve
- Difficulty in importing/exporting data