Collaboration challenges are key issues in engineering projects. Projects are more complex
than ever due to:
- The growing volume of data needed to manage projects
- The various participants involved
- The new businesses roles
- Many more companies involved in the project (suppliers, subcontractors, partners )
If collaboration, access rights and information distribution is not structured, then processes often look like below:
Communication between participants is difficult. Exchanges of information, documents and data are made 1 by 1, it is then hard to trace them and centralize a “single version of the truth”.
Through this image, it is easy to see that information, validation processes, Supplier Relationship Management and documents versions are true challenges to handle!