We’ll take a look at some of the benefits of automating your resource planning including worker safety, forecasting, and better understanding your workforce utilization to stay productive and profitable.
Knowledge is power – the workforce data you should be tracking and sharing
In this post we’ll share some insights into the data our customers are tracking in Bridgit Bench, how they’re able to plan years in advance, and who is using their workforce data to inform their work.
Migrating your workforce planning to Bridgit Bench
Migrating to a new construction workforce planning tool may seem daunting, but with modern technology, implementation can be straight forward. Optimizing your workforce planning processes and gaining an operational edge compared to your competitors will set you up for long-term success.
Effective workforce strategies and building a strong backlog
When the construction backlog drops, efficient and productive resource management can make the difference between keeping a project profitable and putting your projects at risk. This article explores some of the ways construction resource planning can help as project bidding becomes more competitive.
Building a data-driven culture in construction
As the construction industry continues to move forward and embrace the digital transformation of their core processes, putting a focus on data analysis as a skill set will continue to become more important for all leadership and construction management positions. Construction is making the effort to shift from manual processes to cloud-based, automated software and technology. That shift will inevitably result in a wealth of project and workforce data being captured from every phase a project goes through.
What is capacity planning? Advantages and how to implement
Capacity planning is the process of predicting future needs. Here are the key steps of capacity planning to help you manage your workforce.
4 Benefits of tracking salaried and hourly workers in the same tool
Self-performing general contractors often manage their project and self-perform teams using separate tools. In this article, we’ll uncover the benefits consolidating that process using a resource management solution.
How Bridgit Bench clients use data to make informed decisions
We often hear from our clients that workforce planning and manpower decisions are difficult. And not just difficult, but time consuming – time that could be spent on other operational priorities and functions. Whether it’s the system they are using, the number of people involved in the decision making process, or the lack of actionable data at their fingertips – resource planning is a critical and frustrating reality for the construction industry.
Top 10 Largest construction companies in Michigan
Here are the largest construction companies in Michigan, based on data from Engineering News-Record.
Bridgit Bench now trusted by over 100 top ENR general contractors
It’s official – over 100 of the ENR Top 400 general contractors now trust Bridgit Bench for their workforce planning.