Key Features - RedSky IT Construction Software
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Key Features

Operational, Commercial, Financial and Project Management for Construction

Our Operational, Commercial & Financial software delivers gains across all types of construction and contracting projects. RedSky’s continuous software innovation enables cumulative improvements to construction processes. We improve your performance, which directly translates into measurable efficiency and success. That’s what you need to stay ahead.

Operational, Commercial, Financial and Project Management for Construction

Our Operational, Commercial & Financial software delivers gains across all types of construction and contracting projects. RedSky’s continuous software innovation enables cumulative improvements to construction processes. We improve your performance, which directly translates into measurable efficiency and success. That’s what you need to stay ahead.

We are trusted by over 1000+ customers

Operational

Site Operational Processing: Efficiently manage site operations in the construction sector with a comprehensive suite of tools provided by this module. It includes features such as GRNs, plant management, timesheets, requisitions, order entry, and invoice capture. The module also enables drill-down enquiry to the transaction level, review of document attachments, mobile working (Android & iOS), project control functionalities, HSQE functionalities, service management functionalities, and client portals.

House Building: Efficiently manage house-building operations in the construction sector with this module's functionalities such as house type maintenance, estimating, site planning, planning & scheduling, plot valuations & subcontractor payments, and house sales. The module provides a suite of tools to streamline house-building operations.

Site Operational Processing

  • GRNs
  • Plant management – on/off hire
  • 3 way Invoice match
  • Site Operative/ Supervisor Managed Timesheets
  • Applications and Invoices
  • Drill down enquiry to transaction level
  • Review document attachments
  • Mobile working (Android & iOS)
  • Requisitions
  • Order entry
  • Invoice capture
  • Project information
  • Meter readings
  • Site photos punch list
  • Mark up defects

Project Control

  • Request for Information (RFI)
  • Issues
  • Project Meetings
  • Project Contacts
  • Site Instructions
  • EOT Claims
  • Inspection and Test Plan Procedure
  • Site Diaries
  • Submittals
  • Snagging/ Defects
  • Hot lists
  • Change Orders/ Variations
  • Project Email
  • Photos

HSQE

  • Health & Safety Forms
  • Inspection Forms and Analysis
  • Environmental Forms

Service Management

  • Reactive & preventative maintenance
  • Mobile data capture options on Smart phones, tablets
  • CRM helpdesk and call centre
  • Full maintenance management
  • Configurable workflows for Highways/ Utilities/ Buildings/ Housing/ Defects
  • Small works processing
  • Engineers diary & stores control
  • Location and asset register
  • Workflow process
  • Cost to task, job or contract
  • Schedule of rates with configurable uplifts
  • Flexible invoicing including cost plus, profile billing, consolidated invoicing
  • XML integration with Client systems
  • Client portals

House Building

  • House type maintenance
  • House type and site estimating
  • Site planning using site mix
  • Planning & scheduling
  • Plot valuations & subcontractor payments
  • House sales

Commercial

This module is designed for commercial teams in the construction sector. It offers functionalities for managing estimating, tendering, planning, budgeting, procurement, stock management, valuations, and monitoring & reporting. The module includes features such as full estimate production and comparisons, trade tagging, subcontractor and material comparisons, variations register, procurement management, stock management functionalities such as valuations and subcontractor valuation, and monitoring & reporting functionalities such as cost value reconciliation (CVR), cost to complete (CTC), earned value analysis (EVA), and contract summary by tags. Additionally, the module provides professional services functionalities such as time & expenses capture, fee forecasting, time and fee billing, personnel cost/charge rates, project ledger – project/job/work stage, and percentage complete.

Estimating & Tendering

  • Full Estimate production and comparisons
  • NRM2, SMM7, CESMM and specialist libraries available
  • Import fully resourced estimates from other applications including CITE formatted and Excel

Planning & Budgeting

  • Compare estimate revisions
  • Create revisions
  • Rework estimates
  • Trade tagging, Subcontractor enquiry and comparisons
  • Material comparisons and enquiry
  • Export & import from/to project planning tools including Microsoft Project and Primavera
  • Buying lists based on project plan
  • Variations register, status and pricing
  • Import from other estimating applications

Procurement

  • Supplier/Subcontractor management
  • Supplier/Subcontractor records
  • Performance
  • Certifications
  • price agreements
  • Supplier and subcontractor selection
  • Requisitions & order management
  • Subcontractor comparison and orders
  • Plant orders, tracking & accrual
  • Ability to email PDF and/or print
  • Electronic Trading of Purchase Orders and Invoices
  • Stock module

Valuations

  • Facility for either quick or detailed valuations
  • External valuation and application
  • Internal for overvalue and subcontractor liability
  • Subcontractor valuation and certificate
  • Monitoring & Reporting [main wheel]
  • User definable Cost Value Reconciliation (CVR)
  • Cost To Complete (CTC)
  • Earned Value Analysis (EVA)
  • Cost analysis enquiry by resource, activity and source account
  • Contract summary by tags e.g. type, sector, CM, QS
  • Enquiry drill to all source documents
  • Multiple Cost head analysis
  • Compare multiple budgets, costs, valuations, sales on jobs/projects
  • AEC option to break down by project & work stage/ activity

Professional Services (AEC)

  • Time & Expenses capture
  • Fee forecasting
  • Time and Fee Billing
  • Personnel – Cost/ Charge rates
  • Project Ledger – Project/ Job/ Workstage
  • Percentage Complete

Finance & HR

This module provides a comprehensive suite of tools for managing construction financials and HR. The construction financials functionalities include general ledger, purchase ledger, contract accounts receivable, contract/job costing, cash book, subcontractors ledger, fixed assets, and cashflow forecasting. Additionally, the module offers payroll & HR functionalities such as invoice register with OCR, BACS, multicurrency, resource records, skills & training, and self-service forms. The module enables efficient management of financial and HR operations in the construction sector.

Construction Financials

  • General ledger
  • Purchase ledger
  • Contract accounts receivable
  • Contract/Job Costing
  • Cash book
  • Subcontractors ledger
  • Fixed assets
  • Cashflow Forecasting
  • Payroll & HR
  • Invoice register with OCR
  • BACS
  • Multicurrency

Human Resources

  • Resource records
  • Skills & Training
  • Self Service Forms

Information Management

The Information Management module streamlines information flow and storage in construction projects. It includes document storage, templates, global search, drawing register, third-party access, site/office forms, email management & archive, information workflow, off-line document sync, BIM model viewer, organisation/contact management, forms & workflow, mobile capabilities, and email archiving rules with tracked replies. Efficiently manage information and improve collaboration with stakeholders using the Information Management module.

Information Management

  • Document Store
  • Document Templates
  • Global Search
  • Drawing Register
  • Third Party access
  • Site and Office Forms
  • Email Management & Archive
  • Information Workflow
  • Off Line Document Sync Module
  • BIM model viewer
  • Organisation and Contact management

Forms & Workflow

Email Archiving

  • Email Archiving Rules
  • Tracked Email Replies

Mobile Capability & Other

This module offers web, tablet, and mobile capabilities, inbuilt business intelligence and reporting tools, document imaging, desktop integration for Microsoft Office, drill anywhere capabilities, user templates, cloud hosting, and software as a service option. Other features include Launchpads, business analytics, database modules, form/field security, importing modules, analysis tags, workflow & approvals, and customisable alerts. The module provides a comprehensive set of tools for managing technology operations in construction.

Technology

  • Web Browser/ Tablet/ Mobile
  • Inbuilt Business intelligence and reporting tools
  • Document imaging and file attachments
  • Complete desktop integration for Microsoft Office
  • Drill anywhere capabilities
  • Configurable user templates for all searches/ enquiries and posting views
  • Cloud hosting
  • Software as a service options

Other Features

  • User definable Launchpad’s
  • Powerful Business Analytics
  • Database Module for customising additional fields
  • Form and field security and customisation
  • Importing Modules
  • Analysis tags
  • Workflow & approvals
  • Customisable Alerting options

Why choose RedSky software

Award-Winning

We’ve been winning awards for our ERP software since 2020, recently achieving Build inDigital Top 30 ConTech Partner.

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Almost 50 years in business

For almost five decades, we’ve been supporting construction companies across the globe with our award-winning software.

Construction Software

Our software completely changes the game for our clients because we address specific industry challenges and make processes simpler.

CASE STUDY

Driving Efficiency: Walls Construction’s Supply Chain Management Optimisation

RedSky has worked in partnership with Walls Construction to develop a user-friendly and highly effective Supply Chain Management solution.  According to the Walls team responsible for its adoption and implementation, the solution provides a robust platform for optimising subcontractor management, ...
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CASE STUDY

Driving Efficiency: Walls Construction’s Supply Chain Management Optimisation

RedSky has worked in partnership with Walls Construction to develop a user-friendly and highly effective Supply Chain Management solution.  According to the Walls team responsible for its adoption and implementation, the solution provides a robust platform for optimising subcontractor management, ...
Read More...

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Don’t delay - streamline your construction operations today.

With almost 50 years’ experience as construction management software providers, RedSky will help find the right software solution for you. Get in touch today.

Don’t delay - streamline your construction operations today.

With nearly 50 years’ experience as construction management software providers, RedSky will help find the right software solution for you. Get in touch today.

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