"We recommend the system to other construction contractors as it gives immediate visibility of material movement activity across a site, massively reduces the backoffice administration tasks of dealing with hand written tickets, and also helps ensure compliance with environmental and transport regulations.”
"Crossrail have replaced the manual processing of in-excess of 1,000 paper forms per day and now benefit from real-time, highly accurate reporting of data back into their planning systems"
Construction News Awards 2013
The judges were impressed with the potential this initiative has to be quickly rolled out to other construction management processes.
The Judges commented, "The PODFather is an effective solution that delivers improved productivity and reduction of waste."
"We selected the PODFather Earthworks solution because we wanted to automate the production and management of waste collection notes. Collating reports from paper tickets would have been extremely time consuming and prone to human errors as information is copied from tickets into various different systems."
Andy Firth, Construction Manager, Costain PLC
Demolition & Civil Engineering
“The results of the PODFather Earthworks system are compelling. We're very happy with the solution and would recommend it to anyone looking to automate their waste ticketing processes.”
John McGee, Director, McGee Group
"Now that The PODFather has been adopted to automate procedures, the onsite ‘Checkers’ can quickly record the details of all vehicles and materials arriving at the works site."
Peter Murphy, IT Manager, McArdle Group