build7 is an all-in-one project management solution for SMEs within the construction industry, with tools for project planning, quality and safety assurance, and financial administration. The cloud-based system aims to help construction businesses to manage their workload with a real-time activity dashboard and planning tools, and all information is synchronized and updated in real time to ensure all users are on the same page. build7 can be accessed via desktop, or on mobile devices using the native iOS and Android apps, for data entry on-the-go.
build7’s project management tools allow construction companies to plan upcoming projects, gain a clear overview of their ongoing projects, and manage projects from wherever they are. Project pages provide an overview of individual projects, including data on contacts, hours worked, subcontractors, materials used, and more, and documentation relating to the project can be stored and accessed within the cloud-based system. build7 offers a range of project management tools including estimate creation, digital drawings, employee scheduling, task assignment, progress reporting, time tracking, customer relationship management (CRM), and more. Time can be tracked by employee or project in order to aid with employee productivity tracking and invoice creation for clients. The status of each job can be tracked in real time, and project files can be accessed to view notes, progress, workable items, and more. Finances can also be managed within build7 with tools for creating invoices, using logged data on time and materials, and sent to clients from within the platform.
Quality and safety can be monitored and managed within build7, with tools including quality reporting, work site inspection management, journals, toolbox registration, and risk analysis. Users are able to assure the quality of projects and analyze their projects based on quality, health, security, and environmental protection. QHSE reports can be generated within build7 based on work-site inspections, with the ability to deep dive into specific data in order to analyze where safety or quality breaches are occurring. Businesses can keep journals within build7 in order to log activities and conditions, allowing project and site managers to analyze details and detect quality or safety risks.