Public Sector Construction Management Software

Supporting the construction and operation of government properties

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Deliver value for your community

Complete projects on-time and on-budget

Complete projects on-time and on-budget

Streamline operations with efficient task management and reduce time and money spent on rectifying errors.

Centralise collaboration

Centralise collaboration

Manage all teams in a single platform for communication and information sharing.

Ensure excellent quality

Ensure excellent quality

Implement Quality Assurance measures from day 1 of construction or operation to guarantee high standards in your buildings.

We are very impressed with the ease of use on the go and the good clarity in the app. The 3D view and easy navigation within BIM models enable faster and more detailed identification and communication of facts.

Schools & education

Schools & education

Deliver schools and higher education facilities that meet the needs of the community. From temporary teaching blocks to entirely new campuses, PlanRadar can support you to bring in projects on-time and on-budget.

Post-construction, use PlanRadar to manage your educational facilities and ensure that school buildings make the most of their lifecycle.

Hospitals & healthcare

Hospitals & healthcare

Build and operate a broad range of healthcare facilities, from hospitals to local clinics and specialist treatment centres.

Use PlanRadar for construction, fit outs and maintenance to ensure your NHS trust or special help authority is making the most of its property budget and delivering value to the community.

Government buildings

Government buildings

Local and national government building estates are diverse portfolios with many different needs. PlanRadar’s flexible forms, checklists and reports mean that all kinds of government buildings, from office space to prisons or libraries, can be build and operated in the same platform.

Roads and infrastructure

Roads and infrastructure

Local councils handle more than just buildings. Make sure your local highway and infrastructure projects are managed with the best software tools to keep all traffic flowing smoothly.

How PlanRadar’s public sector construction software benefits you:

Flexibility to fit your needs.

Flexibility to fit your needs. Whatever your project, monitor project progress and take early interventions for the best possible outcomes.

Guarantee quality.

Guarantee quality. Implement quality assurance protocols from day 1 of construction to the final day before demolition for top quality buildings.

Accessible on-the-go.

Accessible on-the-go. Empower your teams to communicate beyond the office, with apps suitable for all Android, iOS and Windows devices.

Create and store documentation.

Create and store documentation. Ensure every property in your government portfolio is fully compliant and has the documentation to prove it.

Reduce breakdowns and repair costs.

Reduce breakdowns and repair costs. Deliver value for money and get the most out of each property with thorough preventative maintenance regimes.

Visibility over large portfolios.

Visibility over large portfolios. See problems and progress at a glance with bespoke dashboards pulling together the statistics that matter most to you.

Solutions for public sector property management

Analytics & Insights

Analytics & Insights

See the status of all of your public sector projects at a glance with bespoke dashboards and flexible report templates.

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Building inspections

Building inspections

Streamline condition surveys and site inspections with custom checklists for every type of government property. Generate reports in minutes, saving hours on data entry.

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Snagging

Snagging

Ensure that defects and faults are quickly identified and repaired in both new builds and existing government properties. Include external vendors free of charge.

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FAQs

Why should I use public sector construction management software?

Public sector construction projects require a high level of accountability. Each penny needs to be accounted for and each decision taken requires justification. Pubic sector construction management software helps project managers to document every single activity on-site and create an automatic log of all communication. In addition to documentation, construction software can help to streamline processes and identify the best ways to use resources. This ensures that public sector projects can be brought in on-time and on-budget, delivering the best value for the local community with minimal disruption…

Yes! PlanRadar is idea for managing public sector properties and government buildings. With larger property portfolios to manage and limited budgets, it’s important that government estate management teams have oversight on current issues, can implement thorough preventative maintenance regimes and can respond quickly to emergencies. Your team can use PlanRadar for all of these purposes – plus the implementation of fire safety measures, checklists for inspections and more.

Absolutely. PlanRadar is designed to work throughout the life cycle of a building, from construction to operation. After using PlanRadar to oversee and manage your contractors and subcontractors, you can hand the final building plans and documents over to your asset management team.

By having the data from construction to hand, your building management teams will be able to access user manuals, installation information and other key data that will inform their maintenance and repair strategy, making it more robust and efficient. And, of course, you can turn to PlanRadar to support refurbishment and retrofitting of public sector buildings.

Yes, PlanRadar works best when you upload plans, blueprints, technical drawings and BIM models to your projects. You can store these items securely in the cloud, using flexible permissions settings to make sure that only relevant people have access to sensitive plans. It is far more effective than relying on paper plans, which are easy to lose or damage. You can also upload PDF scans of old plans, storing them securely for future generations.

PlanRadar’s software complies with all data security laws in the UK. If you have concerns about your particular property’s security requirements, get in touch with our team for a more detailed consultation.

PlanRadar is an idea solution when planning public construction projects. Although it is not a design software, you can use PlanRadar to share the latest versions of designs with multiple stakeholders and collect their feedback. You can add plan annotations and compare previous plan versions to track changes throughout the design process, making sure that your building plans meet all your requirements before beginning construction.

Yes. By setting up your own bespoke health & safety forms and report templates, you can easily conduct safety audits on your federal construction projects. Intervene quickly if you find a safety risk during a site inspection and store all safety data securely for future reference. You can also use PlanRadar for monitoring health & safety interventions, including fire safety interventions, in the rest of the properties in your government estate.

The best public sector construction software offers real value for money. It should be flexible and not tied to one specific type of project, but should work equally well across all kinds of buildings and public structures.

To choose the best software for you, test several different software solutions and make detailed notes about the features that are essential for your team. If the software also needs to work for your property management teams, then include them in the trial phase. Request custom demonstrations and support with your trial phase to make sure that you’re getting the most out of the free trials. Finally, compare quotes and your team’s feedback to ensure that you’re choosing a construction software that is as close to a perfect fit as possible, while delivering a real return on investment.

Yes, all users can access a free 30-day trial of PlanRadar’s construction and real estate software where they can access all of the software’s features. You can even invite subcontractors and other team members so that they can give you feedback on the platform.

Alternatively, contact our team for a free demonstration and consultation that will be tailored to the needs of public sector estates teams. You can then ask any specific questions that you might have.

Yes. We offer an open API and Webhooks, so if there’s a specific integration that you’re looking for, we can support your IT team during setup. To make plan management and document sharing even easier, PlanRadar also integrates with Dropbox, Google Drive and OneDrive

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