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Construction management BLOG

The business of projects.

Giving each project the attention it deserves while growing a profitable business is hard work. Keepsite are here to help.

Keepsite Updates

Simplicity on the other side of complexity

We’re currently part of the PiLabs accelerator, so if we play our cards right, with their incredible support, we’ll soon be nailing it. If we do, I imagine ours will be one of those hard problems that we’ll be really pleased we solved.

Feb 21, 2017
  by
Adam Hyde
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Construction Productivity

Simplifying a complex industrial problem

95% of projects face the same fundamental challenges of collaboration, the application of knowledge and experience in a timely manner, and the integration of people, process, and systems to create a coherent whole. Overcoming the challenges of fragmentation is entirely possible by networking the construction supply chain.

Feb 13, 2017
  by
Adam Hyde
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Construction Productivity

Building a Symphony

Orchestrating the activities and efforts of diverse project teams is one of the persistent challenges in the construction industry. With projects involving large numbers of subcontractors and suppliers, starting a project, finding the right providers, and organising the logistics into a clear workflow can be a massive challenge.

May 5, 2016
  by
Adam Hyde
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Project-business

The greatest construction manager you've never hear of

Paul Starrett left a legacy of iconic buildings, from the Empire State to the Flatiron. He was a builder and construction manager of such skill that many of the best clients insisted he was the only man for their building.

Apr 22, 2016
  by
Adam Hyde
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Project-business

Builders of skyscrapers and our changing industry

The organisational challenge of building large, complex buildings became increasingly apparent with the emergence of the modern skyscraper. It changed the industry, and change remains the norm.

Apr 22, 2016
  by
Adam Hyde
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Project and Enterprise Risk Management

Effective risk management for project-based businesses

Effective risk management is essential for achieving predictable outcomes and when the broader project team can be engaged the outcome is more predictable, higher value projects.

Apr 13, 2016
  by
David Hyde
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Construction Technology

A brief history of the Web. First stop, 1961

Keepsite Co-founder and CTO Daniel Landers wants to take you on a journey. So buckle in, the Mr. Fusion reactor is loaded with 1.21 gigawatts of trash and our first stop on this Journey is 1961.

Apr 1, 2016
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Dan Landers
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Keepsite Updates

Diving In: From motivation to product and scale

Our motivation? Projects are hard but smart, committed, and enthusiastic people should not need to spend so much time and effort on routine administrative tasks or tasks that technology can make redundant.

Apr 1, 2016
  by
Adam Hyde
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Keepsite Updates

Diving In: Why we’ve set out to build something great

Keepsite began while we were building Bread Street Kitchen for the chef, Gordon Ramsay, in London.

Apr 1, 2016
  by
Adam Hyde
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