Lagging productivity within the construction industry is nothing new.
For the past several decades, manufacturing has led the way by adopting technology and digitizing work processes to increase productivity. Meanwhile, over the past twenty years, the global average value added per hour in the E&C industry has grown roughly a quarter of the rate of manufacturing.
Collaboration is essential to success, but are you doing it in a way that minimizes risk, drives your organization forward, and lets you scale? Developing a collaboration strategy and adopting a platform is only the tip of the iceberg – it’s a means to an end, but not the end itself.
This is why Aconex has established the Collaboration Maturity Model, a five-stage framework that allows each stakeholder to assess where they are and what they need to do to get to the next level. Having supported more than 16,000 projects, it’s been progressively developed over the years based on feedback from clients who are seeing real tangible benefits to the way their projects are run.
The ultimate goal: a fully digitized, deeply collaborative ecosystem that uses data to radically transform how construction and engineering projects are procured, managed, and delivered.