Caltrans Improves Daily Construction Reports and Reduces Risk


Pavia Systems | Field Support Agent

Jacobs-inspector-using-headlight-2Our client, Caltrans, manages more than 50,000 miles of highway and freeway lanes, provides inter-city rail services, permits more than 400 public-use airports and special-use hospital heliports, and works with local agencies across 12 districts in support of a safe, sustainable, integrated and efficient transportation system statewide.
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7 Fatal Flaws of the Construction Inspection Process


Pavia Systems | Strategic Sales Executive
documentation1)  Incomplete Inspection Documentation
The problem: Most inspection documentation today is done manually (written in notebooks) and requires painstaking effort. As a result, just the minimum required information is gathered.
The solution: With a mobile first digital solution, information can be captured easily at the point of construction with intuitive software that enables the collection of better quality and quantity of data.

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Driving User Engagement and Adoption: 7 Critical Success Factors for Technology Deployments (Part 2)


Pavia Systems | VP Customer Experience

During Pavia’s August 2nd e–Construction enablement workshop, Beth Chmielowski, VP Customer Experience for Pavia Systems, Inc., shared a proven framework for building successful technology deployment plans. The first three success factors address how to put the right plan into place. In this post, Beth addresses four more human factors that impact the success of technology deployments. Among them, sponsorship is probably the most critical factor to ensuring that your plan actually works. (more…)

Driving User Engagement and Adoption: 7 Critical Success Factors for Technology Deployments (Part 1)


Pavia Systems | VP Customer Experience

During Pavia’s August 2nd e–Construction enablement workshop, Beth Chmielowski, VP Customer Experience for Pavia Systems, Inc., introduced a detailed framework for building successful deployment plans. In part 1 of this series, Beth discusses the role of vision, goals, success metrics and moving beyond parity to help users embrace new technologies. (more…)

Debrief: e-Construction in Practice Exchange w. PennDOT & KPG: How to Run A Successful Pilot


Pavia Systems | VP Sales and Marketing

During Pavia’s April e–Construction in Practice exchange, Tom Harman, Director for the FHWA Center for Accelerated Innovation, talked about the various funding options available to state agencies to minimize the risks and financial impacts of piloting e–Construction technologies. (more…)

E-Construction in the Field


Pavia Systems | Field Support Agent

Switching to an e-construction model can have impacts on all phases of design and construction but often the biggest changes occur in the field. This is where inspectors, field engineers, contractors, owners, and others will have to make changes to their daily operations. Mobile devices can be utilized in the field for collecting data, syncing data, and digitally transmitting and approving documents. These devices can be used to track all kinds of construction activities from material delivery to final approval. (more…)

Survey: 60% of Respondents Using e-Construction Tools Reported On-Time Deliveries for Most Projects


Pavia Systems | VP Sales and Marketing

To better assess the impacts of e-Construction on US transportation construction deliveries, transportation software company Pavia Systems recently commissioned an e-Construction survey of project owners, owner’s representatives and contractors who build our roads, streets, highways and bridges.   The survey results are remarkable, to say the least, as they reveal exceptional performance among e-Construction adopters in 2015 versus their peers. (more…)

Debrief w. Tom Harman: FHWA Funding Updates for e-Construction


Pavia Systems | Director of Marketing

Whereas implementing an increasingly paperless system for construction administration and delivery is gaining traction across the country, some agencies are more aggressive than others. Part of the reason many states have been slow to adopt e-Construction practices is the cost associated with piloting e-Construction technologies. (more…)

Pavia Systems announces partnership with Caltrans


Pavia Systems | VP Sales and Marketing

We are excited to announce our latest partnership with Caltrans! Watch Gary Lane VP, Sales and Marketing discuss the importance of this initiative and how it is moving e-Construction forward in the state of California in this week’s video blog post. (more…)

DEBRIEF: An e-Construction Peer Exchange w. Parsons, Perteet & Cold Spring Construction


Pavia Systems | Director of Marketing

There’s a lot of talk about the potential for e-Construction to deliver time- and cost-savings benefits and improved communications in transportation construction. Despite many examples of private industry taking the lead on alternative delivery methods, the key question remains: (more…)

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