Project Intelligence Project Details Page (Subscription)

The Project Intelligence Project Details Page is available to paid subscribers and includes a summary of all available information about a project to help you make an informed decision, including the Project Header (enabling you to add a project by status to your Bid Center), Events (i.e., Bid Dates), Details, Documents, Location, and Description. It also includes relevant Contacts associated with that project as well as the Trades needed. General Contractor subscribers will also have an opportunity to click on Add as Bidder to be added to projects they are interested in but for which they have not yet been assigned.

More detail about each section of the Project Details Page is outlined below.


Project Header

The Project Header includes the Project Name, Watch List Indicator, Project Status, Last Updated Time, and View History.

More information about each of these fields is outlined below.

Value

Description

Value

Description

Project Name

Full name of the project.

Project Status

This maps to the Bid Center status for a project. Here you can also add a project to your Bid Center.

Watch List Indicator

Indicates if a project is on your watch list. Click on the star to add or remove a project from your Watch List.

Last Updated Time

The date and time of the most recent significant update to the project.

View History

Enables you to view the change history for the project and includes the type of change made, the user that made the change, the date and time of the change, and any notes for the change.

NOTE: Once a Project Intelligence (Subscription) project is added to your Bid Center, you can assign the project to anyone in your company, and add an estimated value or an internal ID.

Events

Events listed here include any pertinent dates for a selected project, such as Bid Date or Project Start and End Date.

Details

The Details section provides the user with more information about a project, specifically:

Project ID

The ConstructConnect ID for this project.

Solicitation #

The agency specific project number for a municipality or state or federal agency, such as the park bench replacement solicitation number 12345 for the Department of Parks. There can be multiple solicitation numbers, each representing separate agencies.

Status

The stage of the project, such as GC Bidding or Post Bid

Bid Type

The type of bid for the project, such as Pre-Qual/Invited GC or Bidding as Prime

Sector

The area of work for the project, such as Private.

Value

The total estimated value of the project.

Project Type

The type of project work, such as New Construction.

Building Use

The end use of the project, such as Water / Sewer

Set Asides

The percentage of work that is set aside for minority and other special interest concerns.

Bonds

The percentage of financial amounts for bonding.

Associated Documents for a Project

This section provides a high-level summary of the types of Documents associated with this project (i.e., plans, specifications, addenda); the count for each document type; who provided the documents; the estimated cost of the project; and any additional notes.

NOTE: When the Document status for a project is Project Details Only, you will instead see details on how to acquire the plan documents under the Details section for the project.

Viewing Project Documents

To access the documents for a project, you can either click View/Download Documents in the Documents section or click on any of the document count numbers in the section. The document viewer will open in a separate window. See Working with document viewer for more information. 

Sending Documents to ConstructConnect Takeoff

You can also send documents to ConstructConnect Takeoff from the project details page or from the document viewer.

  • From the Documents section of the project details page, click Send To Takeoff.

  • Click View/Download Documents or any document counter to open document viewer, then click ConstructConnect Takeoff in the upper right side of the window.  

If you do not see an option to send these documents to takeoff, you may not yet have a ConstructConnect Takeoff account. Contact your Customer Service Representative to learn more.

Location

The Location section contains the physical address of the project. Clicking on Show Map opens the project location in a new window using Google Maps™ mapping service.  

Description

The Description section contains a text description of the project and scope. When present, clicking Show More at the bottom of the section displays the remaining text of the entry. 


Contacts

The Contacts section is divided between All, Design Team, Bidders and Planholders. 

The number next to a category represents the total number of contacts for the category. Click the tabs at the top of the section to view the different contact types.  

You can also:

  • Use the Quick Search menu to locate contacts quickly. 

  • Watch a Company that you see in Contacts.

  • Sort by Name, Email, or Bid Value.

Watch a Company from Contacts List

If you find a company that you’d like to follow, you can add it to your Company Watch List or tag them as one of your Favorite Companies in your Predict Preferences (Bid Management).

To add the company to your Watch List, click on the star icon which will turn yellow when the company has been added to your list. Also, you’ll know when any of your favorite companies are already attached to a project by checking out the star in their Contact row or card.


Trades

The Trades section lists the trades associated with the project. Click the tabs at the top of the section to switch between viewing all trades and the trades that align with the trades you selected in Predict Preferences (Only My Trades). 

The number next to All or Only My Trades represents the number of trades for that category. 

The line for each Division displays the Division Number and the count of Trade Codes for that Division participating in the project.

To see all of the trades for a Division associated with the project, click anywhere on the line for the Division. To expand all Divisions, click Expand All at the top of the section. To locate a specific Division or Trade Code, enter the code for either the Division or Trade in the Quick Search box at the top of the section and press Enter


Sharing, Downloading or Hiding Project Information

You can share, print, download, or hide a Project Intelligence project. The print, download, and hide options are all found by clicking on the three-dots button, next to the Share icon. This will enable you to print the project information as a formatted PDF; download it as a CSV or Excel file; or hide the project so that it doesn’t appear in future searches.


Match Score, Task List, and Notes

Beneath the Share menu, you will see the relevant Match scores, Task List and any Notes added to the project, as described in the table below. 

Match Score

The Match Score displays a ranking of how well the project matches your profile preferences. 

Task List

Tasks for you to perform that relate to the project.

Notes

Notes for the projects added by you or another member of your company. The number of notes is shown next to the section name.

To create a note, enter the note in the box. Click and select a due date. If required, select Send Reminder. This sends a reminder of the note to your email address on the note due date.

Click Add Note to complete the task.


Add as Bidder to a Subscription Project

General Contractors who subscribe to Project Intelligence can add themselves to any subscription project by clicking on the Add As Bidder button, either at the top of the Project Details Page above Events (Figure 1) or above the Contacts section.

Figure 1: Add as Bidder - Top of Page

 

Figure 2: Add as Bidder - Contacts Section

After clicking on the button, a new window will open, revealing a form with almost all the needed information prefilled except for Contact Name and Phone Number. Add your name and phone number as above, then click Submit.

After clicking submit, you’ll get an email confirming your request has been received. You will also appear as a Planholder for the project in the list of Contacts associated with the project.

Within two business days, you’ll be notified of your approval status. When approved, you’ll now appear in the Bidders list for the project.

 

 

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