Tag Archive: NEC3

Jul 11 2013

Dispatches from “Down Under” – news from CONJECT’s Jon Marshall

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It’s been a busy nine months since I last blogged about the opening of our Pacific offices last October. In that article I detailed how we had won deals with several new clients in New Zealand.

Fast forward to today and I’m pleased to report that these relationships have prospered and our software is being used on …

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Jun 25 2013

One in five UK construction joint ventures ends in dispute – what can be done to prevent this?

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According to a recent report by consultants EC Harris, one in five UK construction joint ventures (JV’s) ended in a formal dispute between the main parties in 2012.

These findings would appear to support the results of AECOM’s recent 2013 Blue Book report titled Collaboration: Making Cities Better where they revealed that Europe was the …

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Apr 24 2013

CONJECT supports the first NEC3 project in Australia!

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We are pleased to confirm that our software is supporting the first project in Australia to be delivered under the NEC3 (New Engineering Contract).

Construction has begun on Meridian Energy’s 64 turbine wind farm located at Mt Mercer, in western Victoria. Due for completion in 2014, it’s anticipated that the farm will generate 131 …

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Mar 21 2013

Strong sales performance continues into 2013

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2012 was a good year for the sales and marketing team at CONJECT and the early indications are that 2013 will be even better!

Over the last three months we’ve secured deals with several exciting new customers around the globe and signed extension deals with long standing (from when we were known as BIW Technologies) …

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Feb 20 2013

Tips on how to support the users of cloud software applications

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Traditional business applications can be expensive and complicated to maintain and operate. With exacting hardware and software requirements it’s no wonder that businesses are looking to make cost savings and improve efficiency by moving services to the cloud.

However, when a business evaluates a potential SaaS (Software as a Service) cloud vendor they need to look beyond …

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Dec 12 2012

Client wins award at National Constructing Excellence ceremony

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On Friday 30th November CONJECT attended the 2012 National Constructing Excellence Awards in London and joined over 400 of the UK’s most influential figures in construction for an awards and dinner ceremony.

CONJECT sponsored the Integration and Collaborative working award category and senior account manager James Still (pictured left) was pleased to present the category’s …

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Nov 30 2012

International construction projects made possible by cloud collaboration

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Looking back to the year 2000 when CONJECT was founded, one of the primary goals for the software was to facilitate and encourage collaboration between international project teams in the AEC (Architecture Engineering Construction) market, reducing the number and duration of meetings and the need for overseas business travel. With the AEC community embracing IT tools and …

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Nov 02 2012

Skanska expand with CONJECT following succesful BIM & LEED projects in Central Europe

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A few weeks ago we received the good news that Skanska Commercial Development Europe had signed an extended deal with CONJECT which includes expansion of the software into further countries in Central Europe. This arrangement builds upon the successful deployment of CONJECT’s applications in the UK and Poland.

Back in 2007, Skanska’s UK team used …

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Oct 25 2012

Rise of NEC3 works in Australasia supported by CONJECT

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CONJECT launched its Pacific regional office on October 1st, 2012 in Auckland, New Zealand. The business objective is to increase the presence of the Conject Project Control platform in the Australasian market and to build on recent success we have had in the region with our Australian based reseller Zavanti.

We have been off to a good start and …

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Oct 03 2012

Best AEC Collaboration App win for CONJECT at the BE2awards

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On Wednesday 25th September,  I travelled down from our Nottingham office to attend this year’s BE2awards and BE2Talks event at the building centre in London. CONJECT’s Project Control platform had been nominated by key customers Balfour Beatty and Wates Construction in the “Best AEC Collaboration Application” category and having won this award last year we were keen …

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