A Project is a planned set of tasks that needs to be executed within a constraint time, set budget and quality parameters.
A Depot is a physical laydown site on a project where value is added to a construction item or an item is stored i.e. detail office, fabricator, paint yard, storage area, erection site etc.
An Area is a sub-divided section of a depot where construction items are stored and managed.
The Project Admin is an administrative user involved in setting up projects using the system.
The Master Material Controller is the head of all material controllers on a project and has access to all construction related material control processes and activities.
The Depot Material Controller is in charge of all material control processes and activities related to a specific Depot.
A Master Item is an abstract object of the physical construction object that needs to be tracked and managed. It contains the attributes common to its items.
An Item is the physical material that needs to be tracked and managed through the construction value chain process.
A pre-assembly is items/assemblies that are bolted together just before erection. The goal of a pre-assembly is to speed up erection. The pre-assembly will be lifted and installed in place in one lift.
A batch is a collection of items that can be transported as a single item to ease logistics and material handling.
A tracking document that verifies that certain items have been received as per the Delivery Note.
A tracking document that details which items will be delivered in the current shipment.
A visual representation of data using graphs to manage a process in a single view.
A GPS Coordinate of where the item is located in realtime and is displayed on a map of the construction site.