Enhanced Usability and Earned Value Reporting with Deltek Acumen
In 2014, the enterprise software for operating systems across the desktops of a large Aerospace & Defense company
was being upgraded from XP to Windows 7.
While the upgrade was beneficial from a company-wide technology perspective, it effectively made the company’s current Schedule Risk Assessment and Analysis tool – Primavera Risk Analytics (PRA / formerly known as Pertmaster) – obsolete.
Team leaders were faced with a decision to either upgrade their current software or look at something brand new.
Improved, Consistent Schedule Quality with the Help of Deltek Acumen Fuse
Ameren, an American power company created by the merger of Union Electric Company and the Central Illinois
Public Service Company, services 2.4 million electric and 900,000 natural gas customers over 64,000 square miles.
In 2007, Ameren Transmission Company (ATX) was formed as one of Ameren’s subsidiaries, expanding upon Ameren’s 7,800 circuit miles of high-voltage transmission lines.
Supporting Project Management Maturity with the Deltek Acumen Suite
American Electric Power (AEP) is one of the largest electric utilities in the United States, delivering electricity and custom
energy solutions to nearly 5.4 million customers in 11 states.
AEP owns the nation’s largest electricity transmission system, a more than 40,000-mile network that includes more 765-kilovolt extra-high voltage transmission lines than all other U.S. transmission systems combined.
How the Acumen Fuse solution improves efficiencies and tracks performance on large scale projects
Working on large rail modernization project schedules frequently involves inherent complexities, including contributions from
multiple planners, a growing number of activities, and increasingly complex logic.
To assist on such projects, Bombardier Transportation’s Rail Control Solutions (RCS) Division chose the metric assessment, project comparison, and reporting capabilities of Acumen Fuse®, which provides for effective control of the project plan to ensure the best path to project success.
Leading Construction Firm Benefits from Accuracy, Visibility and Open Communication with Deltek Acumen
Since 1873 Gilbane Building Company has been providing a full slate of construction and facilities-related services for clients across various markets.
Growing to be one of the largest familyowned construction companies, with over 2,000 employees, Gilbane has a unique reputation for delivering projects on time and on budget, safely and efficiently.
Gilbane’s commitment to delivering successful projects for its clients led the company to evaluate, and adopt, the Deltek Acumen suite of products.
Maintains Seat at the Top of the Construction Management Industry with the Acumen Software Suite
Looking to gain a competitive edge in the construction management market, Hill International sought a software solution to
improve processes, cut man hours, and maintain Hill’s renowned accuracy and reliability.
They found their solution in the advanced analytics, comprehensive reporting and project comparison features of the Acumen software suite.
Driving Reliability and Confidence for Management Reserve with Deltek Acumen Risk
The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) is responsible for ensuring the safety, security, and
reliability of the nation’s nuclear deterrent.
Yet, its mission is broader than stockpile stewardship, as dangers ranging from nuclear proliferation and terrorism to energy shortages and climate change threaten our nation’s security and global stability.
Deltek Acumen helps drive on-time and early delivery to customers
As a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, Orbital ATK designs, builds and
delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world both as a
prime contractor and as a merchant supplier.
Prior to implementing Deltek Acumen, Orbital ATK’s scheduling team struggled to complete schedule quality and risk assessments due to their time consuming nature.
Top ranked firm drives schedule consistency and quality with Deltek Acumen Fuse
RS&H provides fully integrated architecture, engineering, and consulting services to help clients realize their most complex facility
and infrastructure projects for land, air and space.
Before each new project can begin, the RS&H Project Team must review the contractor’s schedule for quality and accuracy.
Depending on the size and scope of the project, individual schedules can range anywhere from 200 activity lines to more than 1,500.
Stevens Engineers & Constructors, Inc.
Since 1970, Stevens has been a proven leader in the engineering, construction and management of projects for clients large and
small, in a wide variety of industries and environments.
The company is committed to providing personalized service on each and every project, as well as delivering the highest quality from concept to completion.
As the general contractor on projects ranging from $1 million to $50 million, Stevens is right in the middle of all of the action.
Upgrading London’s sewerage system to clean up the River Thames and cope with the capital’s growing demands
A new “super sewer” for London, known as The Thames Tideway Project is now underway.
It will be constructed by Tideway – privately financed by a consortium called Bazalgette Tunnel Limited, in conjunction with the delivery partner CH2M.
The tunnel will not only improve the environment, ecology, public health, appearance and reputation of London, but it will also give a much-needed and immediate economic boost by creating thousands of skilled jobs and hundreds of apprenticeships.
Deltek Acumen Helps Cultivate Confidence in Risk Analysis
TransCanada is one of the largest pipeline companies in North America, operating a network
of wholly-owned and affiliated pipelines that tap into virtually all major natural gas supply basins
on the continent.
The company’s vision is to be the leading energy infrastructure company in North America, with a strong focus on pipelines and power generation opportunities located in regions where it has, or can develop, significant competitive advantages.