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Heavy Construction Systems Specialists, Inc. Integrated Software To Augment Operational Competence


Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Michelle Mathews Heavy Construction Systems Specialists, Inc. (HCSS), founded in 1986 headquartered in Sugar Land, TX, provides construction software for the heavy, highway and utility construction industries.

HCSS provides integrated construction management software solutions designed to enhance operational efficiency for infrastructure contractors. With estimating, field management, and resource management software, thousands of contractors fully integrate and streamline their operations from the estimate through project completion.

The company provides an entire suite of integrated software to help contractors all the way through project completion, including programs to manage daily activities in the field, track labor and equipment, keep workers safe on the job etc.

The firm’s estimating and bidding software offer more work in less time, reduce tedious data entry, manage sub and supplier quotes, and reduce risk. The job management software increase efficiency, production, and profit while reducing unexpected problems by analyzing daily job costs and comparing production rates. ‘Dispatching and scheduling’ the advanced resource tool of the firm provides easy to- use interface with electronic magnet boards, Gantt charts and online maps to track equipment, employees, trucking, tools and inventory.

Today HCSS is recognized as a pioneer and leader in the construction market, serving thousands of companies across the nation. Year after year, HCSS continues to innovate, refine and expand products as the industry progresses.