End-to-End Project Management
Software infrastructure with comprehensive power tools for successfully effective Project Management.
The Problem: Islands of Automation
- Project Data scattered across employees
- Unnecessary duplicated or completely neglected tasks
- No Project-Wide communication
- Lack of accountability on delegated tasks
- Projects running late
The Idea: Platform Based Cohesive Infrastructure
Your entire team can manage projects, estimates, budgets , documents, internal notes, contacts (CRM), tasks, purchases, inventory, resources, schedules, timesheets, and progress billings from one powerful platform.
The Solution: Utilize Crows Nest Software
- Streamline project management processes across your entire business
- Plan and strategize every project before it begins
- Define all tasks, resources, time durations, dependencies, and critical paths
- Gain real-time visibility into project job cost, milestones, and production schedules
Crows Nest Software Features
Management of the project engineering phase offering shop drawing, RFI, RFQ, and material submittal approval tracking. Create manufacturing releases matching your shop’s net resource capacity.
Requisitions and Purchase Order Management with real-time inventory visibility for lean execution and processing. Track labor in the shop or out in the field with Crows Nest PC or Mobile based Time-Clock applications.
Dynamic operational and production scheduling in conjunction with net resource capacity. Track project progress and delivery shipments with use of a bar code scanner and the Crows Nest Mobile App.
Woodworking Project Management
Easily navigate complex processes, eliminate data re-entry, and improve daily functions such as Estimation, Scheduling, Production, Purchasing, Progress Billing for on-time and on-budget Project Completion.
“…I was in need of a software solution to better manage my operations; the series of Excel files and Google spreadsheets were becoming increasingly difficult to manage as my company grew. I looked at JobBoss, E2 Shop Systems and the like before partnering with Crows Nest. While the software itself was impressive, the level of service Crows Nest provided before and after signing on is what made the decision obvious…”
– Daniel Hellman, Co‐Founder, Hellman‐Chang
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