The Project Intelligence (Subscription) PDP includes all of the available information for a project is continually updated by the ConstructConnect Content Team to ensure you get timely updates and accurate information.
Jump to a section to get more information about what you’ll find in the Project Intelligence PDP:
Releasing in July 2021 we will now include Bid Date notes and Document Acquisition Details in the project details page. Another new feature to look out for is the ability to Watch a company directly from the Contacts list!
Bid Date Notes
If there are further details to be known about the Bid Date you will now see that displayed directly below the Bid Date
Document Acquisition Details
When the Document status for a project is Project Details Only you will now see details on how to acquire documents. The details include who to get documents from, how much they cost, and any notes about the documents.
Watch a Company from Contacts list
Now when you’re checking out the companies and people involved with the project in the Contacts list you can add the company to your Company Watch List (also known as Favorite Companies in Predict Preference).
To add the company to your Watch List click on the star icon. 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.
For example, the company Brilliant Designs is one of my favorite companies and I can see that it’s a Watched Company since the star is glowing yellow:
The Project Header includes the Project Name, Watch List Indicator, Project Status, Last Updated time, and View History.
Events section includes all the important events that you need to know about for the project. The ConstructConnect Content Team keeps these events updated so you’ll never miss a Pre-bid Meeting or Bid Date.
Bid Date and Start Date will always be highlighted.
The Details section contains general information about the project including the information shown below:
The ConstructConnect ID for this project
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. Note that there can be multiple solicitation numbers, each representing separate agencies.
The stage of the project, such as GC Bidding or Post Bid.
The type of bid for the project, such as Pre-Qual/Invited GC or Bidding as Prime.
The area of work for the project, such as Private.
The total estimated value of the project.
The type of project work, such as New Construction.
The end use of the project, such as Water / Sewer.
The percentage of work that is set aside for minority and other special interest concerns.
The percentage of financial amounts for bonding.
The Documents section displays a list and count of documents for the project. Document types can include:
You can view or download project documents and send documents to either web takeoff or ConstructConnect Takeoff.
You can 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.
Sending Documents to Web Takeoff
You can send documents to Web Takeoff from the document viewer:
click View/Download Documents or any document counter to open document viewer then click the Web Takeoff tab at the top of the document tree.
Result: The web takeoff window is displayed with the project documents loaded in the menu. For more information, see Working with web takeoff.
The Location section contains the physical address of the project. Clicking on the map opens the project location in a new window using Google Maps™ mapping service.
The Description section contains a text description of the project and scope. When present, clicking ShowMore at the bottom of the section displays the remaining text of the entry.
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 Quick Search menu to locate contacts quickly.
Watch a Company that you see in Contacts to add them to your Company Watch List and Favorite Companies list.
Sort by Name, Email, or Bid Value
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.