Services, Apps & Software
August 27, 2012
Autodesk Fabrication is a set of applications extending building information modeling (BIM) across the building lifecycle to support the fabrication and construction of mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) projects. Coupled with the company’s existing BIM software solutions, the applications will further extend BIM to MEP contractors.
July 16, 2012
By now, as a contractor, you should already have a website to promote your business. If not, stop what you are doing and immediately create one. The purpose of this article is not to convince you to get a website, since that is a requirement, but to understand the purpose of your website.Read More
July 9, 2012
It is the ease and assistance a few services and software offer to contractors that are honored in the Contractor Services & Software category of The NEWS’ ninth annual Dealer Design Awards.Read More
June 25, 2012
“Sellin’ ain’t tellin’, askin’ is.” To succeed in sales, you must master the art of asking questions. David Bucchi, sales manager for Jon Wayne Heating and Air based in San Antonio, Texas, has learned the lesson well, and he’s evangelized it among his growing fleet of talented sales pros at the firm.
June 18, 2012
A program removes the tedious work associated with completing a Manual S calculation and is part of the Right-Suite® Universal software module. Right Suite Universal automatically uses manufacturer-supplied data to follow the Manual S procedure to select appropriate equipment.
June 11, 2012
The cloud-based business invoice network Invoice Central is focused on streamlining invoice delivery and payment for both vendors and small businesses. It provides vendors with a hub-based approach to deliver invoices and accept payments electronically.
June 4, 2012
Available on the cloud, Service Skeds is a forward-thinking service management technology, the company said. The smartphone and cloud technology connects Android and iPhone devices seamlessly for all functions of service management.
May 14, 2012
Created for small- and medium-size field service businesses, a cloud-based field service management solution with native mobile apps is available. It digitizes the service workflow, eliminating the need for paperwork orders and allowing field service companies to significantly streamline the scheduling process.
April 23, 2012
The new ClearPath routing functionality, offered within the GPS Fleet Tracking platform, allows dispatchers and drivers to save time and money by finding the quickest route for a vehicle’s workday. The feature takes all of the locations and stops in a vehicle’s route and orders them to create the shortest route.Read More
March 19, 2012
Plumbing and mechanical contractors can build professional job submittals, ready to send to the project owner, general contractor, architect, or engineer for sign-off with Submittal Manager™. Submittal Manager can also be used by plumbing and mechanical distributors as a time-saving tool when asked to take on the submittal building task.