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Viewpoint Construction Software is relentlessly dedicated to providing the most advanced, easy-to-use and efficient management software available exclusively to the construction industry. We continuously strive to define the edge of innovative construction management technology.

With over 35 years of intense focus and collaboration with our construction clients, we’ve developed a rock-solid software platform to help construction professionals easily manage across all areas of operations.

Viewpoint 2016 UK customer summit

Viewpoint 2016 UK customer summit

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Viewpoint Construction Software‘s 2016 UK customer summit reconvened at London’s Grange Tower Bridge Hotel again this week, and, with more delegates (c. 150) from more companies (55) than last year, now looks to be outgrowing the venue. For many of those attending the two-day event, it was a first opportunity to hear from Manolis Kotzabasakis – appointed CEO of Viewpoint in August 2015 (post) – and he reiterated many of the subjects I discussed with him earlier this month: industry transformation, overdue consolidation, Viewpoint’s continued growth, etc.

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Viewpoint Restructured and Growing

Viewpoint Restructured and Growing

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Following Aconex’s recent acquisition of SaaS construction collaboration rival Conject, there was – as usual – some debate about the implications of the deal for other vendors in the space. Some commenters (example) suggested that Aconex competitors such as Portland, Oregon, US-based Viewpoint would now struggle, and hinted at redundancies in Viewpoint’s UK operation, management changes and poor business performance.

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7 Portland tech companies that are ready to fly

7 Portland tech companies that are ready to fly

Saturday, April 30, 2016

For several years now, Portland’s booming software sector has been defined by a handful of high-profile companies. You know their names: Puppet Labs, Elemental Technologies, Act-On Software, Urban Airship, Janrain, Jama Software, Simple and Viewpoint Construction Software.

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Viewpoint’s talent strategy: Grow their own

Viewpoint’s talent strategy: Grow their own

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Viewpoint Construction Software CEO Manolis Kotzabasakis has a clear strategy to take the 40-year-old company into its next phase.

We wrote a bit about that integration and production innovation strategy earlier this week. Essentially, Kotzabasakis believes the $139 million business could double or triple in size.

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Make Mobility a Strategy to Improve ROI

Make Mobility a Strategy to Improve ROI

Monday, April 18, 2016

Over the past decade, mobile apps have become prevalent in construction. It’s important that construction businesses have a mobile strategy that provides a solid return on investment. Doing so requires making sense of the multitude of mobile apps—what processes can leverage mobile applications, what’s popular, what’s available, what functionality is needed and what to do to leverage the right tool for the right job.

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The Decline of the Paper Check: Benefits & Challenges

The Decline of the Paper Check: Benefits & Challenges

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

A recent study revealed that the use of checks for business-to-business (B2B) payments continues to decline rapidly; in fact, it dropped more than 30% over a nine-year period.

Consumer check usage is also becoming less frequent. So, is the paper check going to become extinct? This article will present the technological and financial trends, impacts, benefits, and challenges of moving to electronic A/P processing.

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Tripwire GC moves to Viewpoint Construction Software

Tripwire GC moves to Viewpoint Construction Software

Friday, January 29, 2016

Jennifer Allison has joined Viewpoint Construction Software as the company’s general counsel. Allison most recently served as the GC for security and compliance software company Tripwire, where she worked since 2010.

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Benson Industries Adopts Viewpoint Solutions

Benson Industries Adopts Viewpoint Solutions

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Viewpoint Construction Software, www.viewpoint.com, Portland, Ore., a provider of software solutions to the construction industry, announced that Benson Industries Inc., www.bensonglobal.com, Portland, Ore., has selected Viewpoint as a technology partner, purchasing Vista by Viewpoint, Viewpoint For Content Management, and Viewpoint for Mobile.

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The 10 Most Popular Construction Software Products

The 10 Most Popular Construction Software Products

Thursday, December 10, 2015

According to a recent Software Advice report, 52 percent of today’s construction software buyers are transitioning from paper-based to software-based project management methods.

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Project Management Gets More Collaborative

Project Management Gets More Collaborative

Monday, November 30, 2015

Construction project managers are realizing the benefits of increased collaboration using software. For example, Viewpoint Construction Software, www.viewpoint.com, Portland, Oregon, released an updated version of its ProContractor with new collaboration features aimed at small-and-midsized contractors.

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Pattern Energy Group LP Selects Viewpoint For Projects For Powerful Document Control and Management

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Viewpoint is pleased to announce that Pattern Energy Group LP, a leading renewable energy developer with projects in the United States, Canada, Japan and Chile, has selected Viewpoint as a technology partner, purchasing Viewpoint For Projects™.

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Dan Farner Selected as New VP of Product Development at Viewpoint

Monday, May 23, 2016

Viewpoint Construction Software is proud to announce that Dan Farner has been appointed Vice President of Product Development, effective immediately. Dan’s technology expertise, breadth of knowledge and passion for innovation will help drive the direction of Viewpoint’s Development and Hosted Operations departments.

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ABI Companies Select Viewpoint to Increase Visibility Across the Organization

Monday, April 11, 2016

Viewpoint is pleased to announce that ABI Companies, Inc. has selected Viewpoint as its ERP technology partner, purchasing Vista™ by Viewpoint. ABI, located in Tampa, Florida, specializes in commercial interior improvements, as well the renovation of existing facilities and new construction.

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Intracorp Relies on Viewpoint to Increase Productivity Across the Organization

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Viewpoint Construction Software® is pleased to announce that Intracorp Projects Ltd. has selected Viewpoint as its ERP technology partner, purchasing Vista by Viewpoint™ and Viewpoint For Content Management™. Intracorp is an urban Canadian developer, premiere designer and builder of quality homes.

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Viewpoint Customers Offered Efficient Contract Administration with ProgressClaim.Com

Monday, April 4, 2016

Viewpoint announces that ProgressClaim.com has joined Viewpoint’s Market Partner Program to offer the building and construction industry a solution designed to make the process of contract administration more efficient, saving users time, money and reducing risk.

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Viewpoint For Projects™ Momentum Continues With a 50 Percent Increase in Customer Growth

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Viewpoint is pleased to announce a record 50 percent growth in its customer base for the Viewpoint For Projects™ solution in North America during 2015. Leading owners and construction companies including Batson-Cook and The PENTA Building Group have experienced significant benefits using Viewpoint’s collaborative document control solution.

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Viewpoint Construction Software Welcomes Sales Veteran Kevin Carr

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Viewpoint welcomes Kevin Carr as VP of North America Sales. Maury Plumlee, who has been a sales leader with Viewpoint for more than 35 years and most recently served as VP of North America Sales, moves to lead the organization’s marketing efforts as VP of Global Marketing.

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Capture, Share and Report All Job Site Information with a Single Field Solution

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Live from Las Vegas, Viewpoint Construction Software debuts Field View, a powerful cloud-based and mobile solution that allows contractors to capture field reports and information from anywhere – even without an internet connection – helping resolve issues quickly, eliminate paper, reduce risk, and deliver higher quality projects. Viewpoint has its largest presence ever at World of Concrete 2016, Feb. 2-5, booth #C3343, located in the Technology Pavilion at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

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Viewpoint Construction Software Welcomes Jennifer Allison, General Counsel

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Viewpoint welcomes Jennifer Allison as General Counsel, working in Viewpoint’s Portland headquarters.

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Viewpoint Showcases Latest HVACR Productivity Tools at AHR Expo 2016

Monday, January 25, 2016

Viewpoint will be showcasing its latest line of products for HVACR professionals at the 2016 AHR Expo, Jan. 25-27, 2016, Booth 5057. Held this year at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL, AHR Expo is the world’s largest HVACR Marketplace, bringing together over 2,000 exhibiting companies and 40,000 visitors. Attendees represent the entire spectrum of the industry including HVACR manufacturers, engineers, contractors, OEMs, and facility managers.

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