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Architecture, Engineering and Construction business software solutions

Our software solutions focus on People Experience, helping to free your project management, design and engineering teams from admin, to spend more time on what’s important: realizing value for your clients.


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Business cloud solutions for Architecture, Engineering and Construction industry firms

Watch how we can help you tackle the rise in customer demands, added project complexities and constant regulation changes or delays.

Deliver successful contracts through people-centric processes

Handle complexity, optimize your resources and deliver designs
with creativity and precision.

Manage your business and create a foundation for growth with a dedicated solution for the management and planning of your finances, people and projects: industry-leading software for Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Human Capital Management (HCM) and Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A).

    Win and retain more business

    • Effective modelling to target successful project bids.
    • Reference models and CRM integration for quick project setup.
    • Integrated and streamlined workflows to manage complex projects.
    • Single source for all project data to deliver consistency.

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    Forecast and optimize resources

    • Planning tools to put the right people on the right design, engineering or construction projects.
    • Monitor real-time data and adjust project forecasts automatically.
    • AI recruiting, engagement tracking and pulse surveys to promote wellbeing.
    • Easy to adjust organizational structures to optimize teams.
    Screenshot illustrating how Unit4 solutions help AEC firms to forecast and optimize their resources

    Bill with precision

    • Key indicators for billing process and Work In Progress (WIP).
    • Centralized data and consolidated billing to ensure consistency of pricing from quote to invoice.
    • Track paid, unpaid and unsent invoices centrally and update forecasts.
    • Smart invoicing technology reduces human error.

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    Execute profitable projects

    • KPIs show margin leakage to scale back completion time or reduce costs.
    • Track from a program level down to specific project details.
    • Integrate time/expense management, on web and mobile.
    • Create baseline budgets and store revisions separately.

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    Screenshot illustrating how Unit4 solutions help AEC firms to execute profitable projects

    Architecture, Engineering and Construction firms in a post-pandemic world

    Organizations that focus on delivering projects or people as a service are currently facing one of the most challenging times in recent history. Managing increasingly complex and uncertain projects and ensuring the well-being of your workforce are the major challenges facing AEC firms in a post-pandemic world. Ensuring a flexible working model and organizational structure as well as enabling effective remote work will be critical.

    75% of organizations are adjusting their IT roadmaps as a result of COVID-19* – take control with an integrated suite of finance, HR and planning capabilities built for AEC firms.

    *Source: “COVID-19 Impact on IT Spending Survey”, IDC, May 2020

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    of PSOs view legacy applications as a primary barrier to driving innovation**

    **Source: "Professional Services in Europe: A Benchmark for 2022", PAC, Mar 2022


    of E&C firms are likely to invest in digital tech in 2021***

    ***Source: "2021 engineering and construction industry outlook", Deloitte, Nov 2020

    Your New Unit4 People Experience Suite

    Put the work that matters front and center and automate the rest. Unleash the true potential within your organization with our people-focused enterprise solutions for AEC service firms.

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    Enterprise Resource Planning

    Improve your people’s daily lives with our suite of fully integrated enterprise applications

    Unit4 - ERP Solutions

    Financial Planning & Analysis

    Make better business decisions faster and transform performance data into clear and usable insights

    Unit4 - Financial Planning & Analysis Software

    Human Capital Management

    Support, inspire and engage your people with advanced payroll, HR and talent management solutions

    Unit4 - Human Capital & Talent Management Software

    Customer Success Stories

    Unit4 helps people-focused leaders in professional services around the world innovate through business change.

      An agile and innovative future

      One of the world’s leading engineering consultancies has standardised on a forward-thinking Unit4 solution, connecting Finance and HR data to provide a single source of truth, find out how.

      Find out how

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      Customer Interview: ALTEN Group

      In this short video, Thierry Galvagni, CIO, describes how a consistent planning environment gives a competitive edge to the engineers at ALTEN.

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      Merging businesses without disruption

      Bravida is Scandinavia’s premier integrated supplier of technical installation and service solutions for buildings and plants. Learn how they seamlessly handled significant change without disruption.

      Find out how

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      More focus on strategic concerns

      Peab is a construction and civil engineering company headquartered in Sweden. Learn how Unit4 helps them streamline reporting an drive business growth with agile processes and a unified view of all data.

      Find out how

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      Let’s talk about what People Experience means 4U.

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