Aconex, the world’s largest provider of online collaboration solutions to the construction and engineering industries, today announced that the company’s product was recognized as a residential category winner of the 2011 Constructech Top Products Awards. The annual Constructech Top Products Awards honor technology solutions that have demonstrated the greatest innovations geared toward the residential construction market.
Judging is conducted by the editorial team at Constructech magazine and the products selected are based on various criteria, including the product’s overall usefulness and uniqueness to the construction industry. In addition, the editors judge on the customer growth rate for the product over a period of years.
“Technology solutions are becoming more efficient, as are the companies who are implementing them,” said Mike Carrozzo, chief editor, Constructech magazine. “We continue to see a demand for smarter, more efficient solutions, as homebuilders look for technology that will not only help them to serve their customers better, but also keep costs at a minimum. Constructech’
“We are honored to receive a Constructech Top Products award,” said Leigh Jasper, CEO of Aconex. “From the inception of Aconex, we have strived to create best-of-breed online collaboration solutions that address the demands of developers, contractors, owners, construction managers and project management firms, and that support users such as document controllers in providing efficient, professional service. This recognition is significant affirmation that we are achieving these goals and that the construction industry is embracing the full power of collaboration technologies.”
Aconex is a web-based platform for managing the large volume of information created and exchanged during a project’s lifecycle. Using the secure, central platform, each organization involved in a project is able to access, distribute, track and archive its documents and correspondence in real time. This reduces administrative costs such as printing and distribution, improves productivity by streamlining the flow of information and reduces companies’ exposure to risks such as disputes and delays.
From its 38 offices around the world, Aconex services US$260 billion worth of construction, infrastructure, energy and resources projects. Projects using the system include the $3.2 billion Panama Canal Expansion, the $6.7 billion Denver Regional Transportation District FasTracks Program and the $40 billion Yas Island development in Abu Dhabi. For more information and examples of Aconex in action, see www.aconex.com. Follow Aconex on Twitter using @aconex.
About Constructech Magazine
Constructech magazine is the technology advocate for the construction industry, helping builders, contractors, and corporate owners make educated decisions on software and systems, both in the office and in the field. With unbiased opinions and informative news on software, hardware, automation, and services, Constructech has been a highly respected and trusted resource in the industry for more than 10 years. www.constructech.com
To learn more about the residential winners of the Constructech Top Products Awards, purchase the new digital issue of Constructech February when it is released this month.
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Aconex is the world's most widely used online collaboration platform for engineering & construction projects. The neutral Aconex platform helps owners, contractors, project managers and construction managers to deliver projects on time and within budget.