We work with a lot of contractors and construction companies that have outgrown QuickBooks. While they recognize that that their accounting system is slowing things down and holding them back from real growth, they’re often not quite sure what the next step is. So in this article, we’ll explore what we think are the top 5 features that are typically included in construction software that’s designed specifically for the industry.
Another year, another construction survey and business outlook has been published. Following the construction industry outlook reports we shared back in 2016 and 2017, this new and updated report for 2018 reveals some trends and opportunities that we think our clients in the construction industry should keep their eyes on.
The survey is conducted by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) in conjunction with Sage – developer of popular construction accounting software like Sage 100 Contractor and Sage 300 Construction and Real Estate.
In this article, we’ll summarize the most important survey findings and explain what it all means for the construction industry in 2017 and beyond.
Mobile devices and apps put productivity tools into the hands of your field staff. However, the mobile benefits gained on the job site too often stop right there – in the field. But that’s not the case with the new Sage Mobile Projects. In this article, we’ll explain why.
Communication Between the Field and Office
Featuring a tight integration with Sage 300 Construction and Real Estate (Sage 300 CRE), Sage Mobile Projects is synchronized with data and transactions in the back office. That means everyone in the company is working with the same information and there’s no delay in communication between workers in the field and staff back at the office.
Everything works through Sage Construction Central, a new, secure web hub that connects Sage Mobile Projects with Sage 300 Construction and Real Estate. Plus, Sage Construction Central is mobile-responsive, so you can access it using any device and operating system.
If you haven’t heard the news, Sage released a new Microsoft SQL version of Sage Estimating software earlier this year. This “next generation” version of their popular estimating package delivers more power and functionality than the older version that runs on a Pervasive database. In this article, we’ll take a closer look at the top 5 reasons to consider an upgrade from Sage Estimating Standard to the new Sage Estimating SQL.
TC Construction Company, Inc. is a general engineering contractor that specializes in building the infrastructure and facilities that move and store water, waste water, sewage, and other by-products. Like all successful companies, TC Construction is always on the lookout for solutions to drive efficiency and productivity while reducing overhead and waste. Read on to learn why they chose Sage Paperless Construction to do just that.