Construction Cost Calculator & Estimating Software
ezCost® is a web-based, configurable, enterprise application for Construction Project Cost Estimation and Controlling. ezCost® is developed by leveraging leading edge technology components from 9cipher’s proprietary Global Business Management (ERP) platform. The solution is configurable, workflow driven, supports the next-gen business processes for managing the complex aspects of construction project cost estimation and controlling. The solution is scalable from a local , in-house single instance installation to a global instance deployed on the cloud to support multiple regions, languages.
ezCost® is developed with expert advice from a panel of industry experts, to provide a seamless integration with other legacy applications. It is designed to render a single version of truth and incredible User Experience (UE) for users at all levels, across cross-functional teams like Project Management, Architects and Engineers, Construction Management, Change Order Unit, Cost Estimation as well as the executive management. Using secure role based access; the solution is accessible over the web by authorized external teams like the General Contractor.
ezCost® is developed using the latest technology available in the marketplace, to integrate the individual applications by an enterprise bus and webservices. This modular design results in lower Total Cost of Ownership achieved through quick configuration, setup of the system ; efficient master data maintenance; integration with legacy systems; smooth upgrades and excellent system performance as the system scales up with business.
ezCost® is developed with a view to automate as many standardized repetitive processes as possible by leveraging current industry AEC – CSI standards like Uniformat, MasterFormat and Omniclass (OCSS) to enable consistency in data definition and structures. Portions of the above library or definitions come pre-loaded with ezCost® standard installation. System supports quick enhancement or additions of these definitions to meet individual client needs as it is an important aspect in achieving efficiencies and cost reductions in the cost estimation process.