AVEVA Enterprise Resource Management (ERM) vs. Buildertrend

Overview
ProductRatingMost Used ByProduct SummaryStarting Price
AVEVA ERM
Score 9.0 out of 10
N/A
Built for the process plant, power and marine industries, the integrated AVEVA Enterprise Resource Management solution supports the entire, design, procure, construct and delivery process. It is designed to create efficiencies from the automation of initial project planning and material definition, through Bill of Materials management, procurement and logistics, to fabrication and construction planning and control.N/A
Buildertrend
Score 6.2 out of 10
N/A
BuilderTrend is a construction management system. It includes functionality for pre-sale, project management, financial management, and customer management processes. It also provides mobile accessibility.
$299
per month
Pricing
AVEVA Enterprise Resource Management (ERM)Buildertrend
Editions & Modules
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Core
$299
per month
Pro
$499
per month
Premium
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Offerings
Pricing Offerings
AVEVA ERMBuildertrend
Free Trial
NoNo
Free/Freemium Version
NoNo
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
NoNo
Entry-level Setup FeeNo setup feeNo setup fee
Additional DetailsPremium package pricing available by quote from the vendor.
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Features
AVEVA Enterprise Resource Management (ERM)Buildertrend
Human Resource Management
Comparison of Human Resource Management features of Product A and Product B
AVEVA Enterprise Resource Management (ERM)
9.0
1 Ratings
15% above category average
Buildertrend
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Ratings
Employee demographic data9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Employment history9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Job profiles and administration9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Workflow for transfers, promotions, pay raises, etc.9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Organizational charting9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Organization and location management9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Compliance data (COBRA, OSHA, etc.)9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Payroll Management
Comparison of Payroll Management features of Product A and Product B
AVEVA Enterprise Resource Management (ERM)
9.0
1 Ratings
18% above category average
Buildertrend
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Pay calculation9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Support for external payroll vendors9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Off-cycle/On-Demand payment9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Benefit plan administration9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Direct deposit files9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Salary revision and increment management9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Reimbursement management9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Asset Management
Comparison of Asset Management features of Product A and Product B
AVEVA Enterprise Resource Management (ERM)
9.0
1 Ratings
17% above category average
Buildertrend
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Tracking of all physical assets9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Reporting & Analytics
Comparison of Reporting & Analytics features of Product A and Product B
AVEVA Enterprise Resource Management (ERM)
9.0
1 Ratings
11% above category average
Buildertrend
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Ratings
Dashboards9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Standard reports9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Custom reports9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Data exportability9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Construction Project & Field Management
Comparison of Construction Project & Field Management features of Product A and Product B
AVEVA Enterprise Resource Management (ERM)
9.0
1 Ratings
19% above category average
Buildertrend
-
Ratings
Plan distribution & viewing9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Plan markups & sharing9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Issue tracking & punchlists9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Photo documentation9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Jobsite reports9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Document sharing9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
RFI tools9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Collaboration & approvals9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
As-built drawings9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Mobile app9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Submittal design and management9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Checklists9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Meeting Minutes9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Specifications9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Change orders9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Estimating
Comparison of Estimating features of Product A and Product B
AVEVA Enterprise Resource Management (ERM)
9.0
1 Ratings
10% above category average
Buildertrend
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Takeoff tools9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Job costing9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Cost databases9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Cost calculator9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Bid creation9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
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User Ratings
AVEVA Enterprise Resource Management (ERM)Buildertrend
Likelihood to Recommend
9.0
(1 ratings)
3.5
(8 ratings)
Usability
-
(0 ratings)
10.0
(1 ratings)
Support Rating
-
(0 ratings)
10.0
(1 ratings)
User Testimonials
AVEVA Enterprise Resource Management (ERM)Buildertrend
Likelihood to Recommend
AVEVA
Functionalities like effective expense Engineering data management and even analytics creation AVAVA Enterprise Resource Management is the best choice. To collaborate on various construction projects is very easy and even financial reports sharing among all the involved members from different construction projects is also easy and cost-effective and its budgeting tools offer the best capability ever.
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Buildertrend
Buildertrend was made for a specific industry (building) and so I would recommend it to anyone in that industry, with the exception of Sales and Marketing. But for everything else from the financing to the permitting to the construction and all else, Buildertrend is exactly what our team has used and will ALWAYS use. Even with our decision to use other systems for Sales and Marketing, we have never given one thought to taking Buildertrend out of our process. We will always be with Buildertrend.
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Pros
AVEVA
  • Activity management.
  • Workflow easy management is amazing.
  • Project financial analytics are effective.
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Buildertrend
  • Manages in one place - crucial for organization.
  • Professional, across the board it provides companies with a seamlessly organized and flawless presentation - to subs/vendors/owners/etc.
  • Time Saver - you don't have to dig around through files/create templates/flip through your contact binder - it's all there.
  • Practical tools- designed for contractors. You get what you need - period.
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Cons
AVEVA
  • Only the first time configuration of the functionalities.
  • Multiple project cost estimate should be more easy.
  • Accurate reports creation from different construction projects can be more simplified.
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Buildertrend
  • I think that the CRM component could use some development.
  • I think that tracking "tasks" or "to do's" could use some development.
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Usability
AVEVA
No answers on this topic
Buildertrend
Fantastic usablity. Buildertrend is an amazing tool that offers superior customer service and attention to detail that is unmatched. I will continue to use them for years and I know they will make growing my company a possibility. I highly recommend for companies that want to streamline their business.
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Support Rating
AVEVA
No answers on this topic
Buildertrend
I highly recommend. The only suggestion I have would be to offer a free trial. They do offer a 30 day money back guarantee. The price point isn't daunting if you have had a 100 % no strings attached/no effort to cancel or try to remember to get your money back - no strings attached chance to try out the product. Especially for such a big purchase decision, I think Buildertrend would see an incredible increase in sales. They have the value and companies just need a chance to see it first hand.
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Alternatives Considered
AVEVA
AVEVA Enterprise Resources Management implementation is easy and even managing various construction contracts is easy and even the documentation ability is effective. The financial data analytics are also very clean and time management through quick budgeting and scheduling on AVEVA Enterprise Resource Management is excellent as well as the creation of the quick reports.
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Buildertrend
BuilderTrend allows me to see a full view of all my jobs in one place. I picked it for this reason. I wanted a solution that subcontractors would be able to use without having to do anything except open their email to get the information they needed to get the job done on time. I've made it so simple that everyone I work with wants to use BuilderTrend. In fact, most of the subcontractors I work with have implemented BuilderTrend because they saw how easy my day to day operations are.
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Return on Investment
AVEVA
  • Powerful features for the multiple project reporting and excellent for easy collaboration.
  • The estimates and the data budgeting through AVEVA Enterprise Resource Management are more effective and profitable.
  • Resource management is amazing as various Engineering data management platforms.
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Buildertrend
  • The prior year cost me roughly $4300, which was barely reasonable for my volume. Some clients liked the format, some hated it and didn't participate. In my experience, few subcontractors or suppliers embraced the program, severely limiting the effectiveness.
  • For the coming year the fees would have exceeded $17,000, far too much for a program with limited client, employee, and subcontractor appeal with as small a volume as I have.
  • Honestly, for the last year, I feel they've been a burning tire hung around my neck and I regret not cancelling them in early 2019, I'd have $10,000 more in my pocket and no significant negative impact.
  • I did appreciate the daily log as a way to report on progress, but less than half my clients made use of this option.
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