With a history of over 70 years collectively in their different business expertise, HCSS and Command Alkon aims at digitally merging their individual goals in other to create a more efficient platform for workflows in organizations. HCSS in its old right holds a dominant position in the buy- side niche while Command Alkon hold its own dominant position in the supply- side, both of proven performance in the construction technology. As such, this partnership aims at connecting heavy work enterprises ad also fully implementing workflows thereby increasing the rate of ROI for all stakeholders.
“HCSS is a natural choice to partner with to automate hauler and heavy material data and workflows for the industry. Harmonizing information digitally, from supplier production, schedule, dispatch, and transportation management systems through to software solutions in the hands of the contractors and owners will enrich the experience for buyers and sellers alike.” said the Vice President Of Business Development At Command Alkon, Steve Cox. He also included that “the common villain for everyone in the heavy work supply chain is the paper ticket. Connecting the dots digitally across systems will take the far too many touches required today down to a limited few or even one; making it seamless for everybody to work better together.”
The construction technology industry which specializes in heavy materials management has always been one that is fully tedious and can easily be inaccurate. This easy error making can be as a result of a number of factors such as the numerous amount of phone calls made, plus emails and also the printed tickets that is moved across the supply chain. A fully successful order- to – payment process will fully require about 40 touches before it can be said to be fully executed. As such, this partnership deal is aimed directly at this challenge by creating real-time information access, thereby reducing specific barrier to productivity in the organization.
“I am thrilled to be working with Command Alkon, coming together to deliver great value to the entire heavy civil ecosystem. Removing data entry of material tickets and simplifying reconciliation are game-changers. Our customers will applaud their bulk material ticket information being automatically presented in their HCSS field and project management software applications.” Said JP Giometti who is the Executive Director of Global Strategy And Business Development At HCSS. He also included that “when conversations between pour organization began, we zoomed into the value we could deliver quickly to customers. As a result of a focused collaboration effort, our shared customers can say goodbye to passing five part printed forms back and forth to get the heavy jobs done.
Using the CONNEX platform to integrate the complementary product portfolios, stakeholders are provided withS services and information that are timely, accurate and also trustworthy.