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Want to Set Up Your ERP for Construction Industry? You Need to Read This First
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Want to Set Up Your ERP for Construction Industry? You Need to Read This First

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Accounting for equipment and labour across a construction company can be very difficult to manage, especially if the right tools are not in place. The costs, timelines and client expectation can be woefully missed without a full construction management software solution - thus the need for an efficient ERP software for the construction industry is increasing. The absence of an effective project accounting and project management solutions can hold back the growth and profits of a construction company. At this stage, a decision on the ‘software adoption roadmap’ becomes critical. The pain points of using decentralized or non-integrated solutions can be felt considerably more as the projects become more complex. A Microsoft Dynamics ERP software solution dedicated for the Construction industry should be able to help increase efficiency in operations, profits and proliferate the business.

Alletec, with its multiple years’ commitment providing efficient business solutions across varied industries, has an answer to the business needs for an ERP software for Construction industry. The business solution has Microsoft Dynamics ERP (NAV/AX/Dynamics 365) attuned with the business processes prevalent in most Construction companies.

The process coverage in this solution includes:

  • Sales & Marketing Process Management
  • Tender Management
  • Financial Project Management
  • Project Supply Chain Management
  • Project Execution Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Asset Management
  • Business Intelligence

Basically - Enabling project oriented enterprises to plan, set up, execute, monitor and deliver projects effectively.

Feature Coverage:-

erp for construction industry in Noida, Delhi/NCR

A set of allied business applications to make the software adoption robust may include one or all of the following applications:

  • Customer Relationship Management Solutions – Microsoft Dynamics CRM/ Dynamics 365 improves new customer acquisition rate for increased revenue, while forming tighter bonds with existing ones. This is facilitated through automation of sales, marketing and services functionality.
  • Portals & Collaboration – Microsoft SharePoint makes it easier for people to work together by providing a common collaboration platform. It simplifies Enterprise Content Management, streamlines Project Management and improves Report Sharing by giving need based access to databases, reports, and business applications.
  • Mobility – Meet the needs of extended enterprises by adopting both Web and Mobile enabled solutions on iOS, Android, Windows platform – to help boost productivity & maintain tight control over business processes.

 

ERP solution for Construction company

To get more insight into ERP for Construction industry and our existing customer portfolio,  you can contact or mail us at info@alletec.com

 

Author: Mayank Gulati

 FAQ's

What does the all-in-one construction software offer?

The all-in-one construction software manages all the aspects of your construction business giving you a unified platform with an overview of different functionalities in real time. Some of the aspects covered by a holistic construction management solution are:

  • Workforce management
  • Business intelligence
  • Accounting
  • Production
  • CRM
  • Logistics
  • Inventory
  • Supply-Chain Management

Can you elaborate briefly on the above mentions aspects as to what would be offered under each module?

 The offerings under each module are described below:

Production 

Supply Chain Management

Inventory

Shop floor routing

Procurement

Asset management

Bill of materials

Purchase order Management

Item control

Project management

Material requirement planning

Wireless Management System (WMS)

Trim nesting

Supplier relationship management

Catch unit Items

 

Logistics

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)

Account and Financing

Shipping management

Contact Management

Billing and invoicing

Bill of Lading (BoL)

Opportunity tracking

Account Payables (AP)

Load and Route Management

Lead Management

Accounts Receivables (AR)

Expediting Tracking

Sales pipeline

General Ledger (GL)

 

What are the benefits of an ERP for construction?

An Enterprise Resource Planning software can be a game changer for the growth of the construction business. Bringing all the data and tools under one unified platform which really reduces the decision making and insight building time frame in the business. Many construction companies use individual software’s to drive each area of the business independently, which may or may not be from the same vendor. This makes it a lot more difficult to get a cohesive picture of how each project is running and how the company is making profits.
ERP solution will enable you to get an overview of the same information available to plan, estimate, schedule, manage vendor and every other area of planning and management one could possibly need. Each suite will be incorporated and integrated to work together to bring the highest visibility and profitability to your construction business.

How simple and easy it is to use Microsoft ERP for Construction Industry?

The software is user-friendly and does not require any specified skills. After it is correctly implemented, and one has learned using any one of the main functions (e.g. Sales, purchase, work-in-process) you can easily configure all the functions. It is easy to transfer the familiarity of function or procedure in one area and then transfer that familiarity to other areas.

What type of software documentation and training is provided?

The software documentation is pretty extensive and easy to understand, covering most of the specified areas.
As far as training is concerned, we can provide with the required training on the software to any of your well-seasoned employee who can in turn train and teach other people in your company. The software is fairly easy to use and does not require much effort to learn.

Do you offer support in my local area?

Absolutely! Our headquarters are based out in Noida and we provide support in the local area as well as for our remote server implantations as well. We have our branches in Delhi NCR, Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad, Bangalore and Kolkata. Apart from the Indian territory we also provide support to our customers located in US, UK, Germany, Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Dubai among others.

Do I need to buy a new server or other specialized hardware?

No, a new server or other specialized hardware is not required for our ERP software for the construction industry. But if you would like to run a paperless office, you’ll need a scanner to recreate PDF files.

How secure is your software?

Our priority is our customer, and we ensure that we stand up to our customer trust. Our software is very much secured and adheres strictly to the security compliances.

How much does the Microsoft’s ERP software for construction industry cost?

We understand that the cost of the software is an important factor for the customers in making the decision to purchase. The cost and pricing of the software depend on several factors which also include desired modules and the number of users. You can drop us a mail or contact us for a demo to get the quote for the software implementation for your company.

How can I create more users?

An organization administrator is given access to add more users after logging into their admin dashboard from the website. Admin can access the ‘List of Users’ section in Settings Tab and create any number of users required.

 

About Alletec

Alletec has been a leading provider of Business Technology Solutions & IT Services to Growth Companies since 2000. Recognized consistently by Microsoft to be amongst their top ERP solution provider, Alletec has been part of the global elite Microsoft Dynamics Inner Circle and President's Club. Working with customers in India, APAC, Hongkong, Europe, USA, Africa and Middle-East. 

Regions we are in :

India: Noida, Delhi/NCR, Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore

Australia: Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth

                                                                                                                                                                                                   

22 comments

posted by Sachihiro
Thursday, 28 June 2018 11:06

Wǒ yīzhí zài wǎngshàng sōusuǒ zhèyàng de nèiróng. Zhè duì jiànzhú hángyè cóngshì IT fāngmiàn gōngzuò de rényuán fēicháng zhòngyào. Zhēnzhèng yǒuyòng de xìnxī. Gǎnxiè fēnxiǎng.

posted by Shilpa Vasudevan
Monday, 29 January 2018 07:40

I have been searching for content like this on the internet. This is very relevant for people working in IT side in the construction industry. Really helpful information. Thanks for sharing.

posted by Vincent Granville
Tuesday, 23 January 2018 06:55

This solution looks nice for the construction companies looking to scale up in their business. If a construction company is planning to scale up a robust ERP software solution is a must.

posted by Kevin James
Tuesday, 23 January 2018 06:43

Hi,
We are looking for some freelancer consultants to support in upgrading the ERP software used in our construction company. If you could help us connect with just consultants that would be grateful.

Thanks,
Kevin

posted by Anmol Sharma
Tuesday, 23 January 2018 06:36

This article is very nice. It explains all the aspects or functions covered in an ERP software for construction management.

posted by Paul Jhon
Tuesday, 23 January 2018 06:10

Brilliant article on ERP software for the construction industry.

posted by Tanya mehra
Friday, 12 January 2018 07:22

Hi,
I am looking for ERP implementation partners in India for my construction business. If you guys take up projects on ERP implementation for construction industry the drop me a mail.

Thanks,
Tanya

posted by Arun Purohit
Friday, 12 January 2018 07:19

Which would be the best ERP for construction Industry in India? There are a lot of options which I came through while searching for the ERP solution for Construction Industry. Is the Microsoft Dynamics ERP for Construction Industry the best solution for construction business?

posted by David Russel
Friday, 12 January 2018 07:17

Who are the Microsoft Dynamics partners who implement ERP solution for construction Industry ? Where can I find partners who implement ERP for the construction industry in Noida, Delhi/NCR?

posted by Daymond John
Friday, 12 January 2018 07:02

What are the aspects covered in the ERP solution for the construction industry? Does this ERP for construction industry also cover vendor management and real estate management?

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