Aconex puts huge transportation project on fast track

Project name: RTD FasTracks and Capital Programs | Industry: Road & RailProject size: US$5 billion  | Location: Denver CO

FasTracks consists of 12 construction projects including 122 miles of new rail service, 18 miles of bus rapid transit, 57 new stations, 31 new park-and-rides, 21,000 new parking spaces, and the redevelopment of Denver Union Station. RTD Capital Programs comprises 25 smaller projects for the maintenance and repair of existing infrastructure.

Challenges

  • More than 3,000 project members from 150 organizations.
  • Literally millions of documents to manage.
  • Dozens of individual projects to track.
  • Public project – need to maximize every dollar spent.

Solutions

  • Project collaboration between many organizations on a single, central system.
  • Management of project information at all levels.
  • Built-in automated workflows for review and approval processes.
  • Document version control for accuracy and audit trail for accountability. 

Results

  • Over 2.3 million documents stored on the system.
  • US$116 million saved in direct cost reductions, productivity increases, schedule acceleration, dispute avoidance, and rework reductions.
  • Timely review and approval of documents.
  • RTD in control of all aspects of the many projects.
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