From improper vendor documentation to incomplete design to a lack of manpower, there have always been barriers to accurate material planning in a non-digital construction world. At the core of the Jovix work package functionality is the ability to forecast future material management issues. Jovix compares supply data from purchase orders, shipments, and field transactions with demand data from work packages and project schedule. These comparisons automatically flag any issues with Construction Work Packages (CWPs) and Installation Work Packages (FIWPs) that might impact the construction plan.
One major factor is the lack of clarity around the way suppliers package and ship materials to the jobsite. With the Jovix Mobile app, suppliers create digital packing lists at the source.
A digital packing list contains:
A digital packing list links all components back to the work plan and verifies they’re issued, once requested by the materials team. This reduces material constraints and any impact to craft labor.