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Score 7.3 out of 100
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Score 9.7 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

NoteVault

It's is absolutely well suited for all daily reporting/documentation needs, also since it essentially 'self archives' you can revisit past projects by logging into the admin panel faster than going to my own archived job files. It saved our skin by documenting where a bad GC Superintendent had been giving false information to the office, and we were able to prove our conditions/progress and alleviate the issue. It's very well suited for large projects, and ongoing projects. A bit less suited for small fast service type projects. We keep one 'service' job open to document the fast turn over stuff to alleviate that issue.
Mike Petrich | TrustRadius Reviewer

Trimble SysQue

Trimble SysQue is a perfect fit for our organization, being a Design/Build contractor. We use it to design, coordinate, and create Pre-Fabricated assemblies. We perform a lot of IPD Projects and, coupled with BIM 360 Design, it makes us efficient.
William Cameron | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Construction Project & Field Management

NoteVault
9.1
Trimble SysQue
9.4
Photo documentation
NoteVault
9.1
Trimble SysQue
Jobsite reports
NoteVault
9.1
Trimble SysQue
Plan distribution & viewing
NoteVault
Trimble SysQue
9.0
Plan markups & sharing
NoteVault
Trimble SysQue
9.0
Collaboration & approvals
NoteVault
Trimble SysQue
9.5
As-built drawings
NoteVault
Trimble SysQue
9.7
Submittal design and management
NoteVault
Trimble SysQue
10.0

Estimating

NoteVault
Trimble SysQue
10.0
Takeoff tools
NoteVault
Trimble SysQue
10.0
Job costing
NoteVault
Trimble SysQue
10.0

Pros

NoteVault

  • As a delay has occurred in the field, the foremen are able to report it immediately. The project manager now gets this information as it happened, not just trying to remember the next time they talk or see each other.
  • As an RFI arises, the foremen can ask their questions immediately so that the PM can address it right away.
  • We input our manpower on a daily basis, which helps us project where we are as it pertains to hours on a job.
Glen Nelson | TrustRadius Reviewer

Trimble SysQue

  • The content library is vast.
  • The support team is very responsive when problems arise.
  • In the latest update, the spooling is more efficient.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

NoteVault

  • Difficult to bring back reports from the archives. I don't archive any more; I just sequentially date my projects and keep them all live.
  • Notevault is set up for normal work shifts. But I mostly work night shifts from about 10 pm to 6 am. You then have to sort and filter the notes from two separate "days" in the system to get a coherent report from a single night shift. I live with it, but I don't like it.
Michael Quaid | TrustRadius Reviewer

Trimble SysQue

  • SysQue doesn't switch between elbow types on the fly very well so if you are processing a run with mixed elbow types in it, there can be some minor issues.
Rance Pearson | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

NoteVault

NoteVault 9.1
Based on 1 answer
It flat works and has paid for itself quickly.
Mike Petrich | TrustRadius Reviewer

Trimble SysQue

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Usability

NoteVault

NoteVault 8.6
Based on 2 answers
Simple use of functions. Majority of people can become familiar with this product fairly quick
Jason Burdette | TrustRadius Reviewer

Trimble SysQue

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Alternatives Considered

NoteVault

I have used both Raken and NoteVault. It is my preference to use NoteVault due to the simplicity of it. Raken tended to be a bit cumbersome. I did not like the photo features used with Raken as opposed to the very simple straight forward approach with NoteVault
Derek Boatwright | TrustRadius Reviewer

Trimble SysQue

There is no product on the market comparable to Trimble SysQue.
William Cameron | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

NoteVault

  • Daily reports get published the following day after downloaded to NoteVault.
  • From an executive standpoint, I am able to track the progress of each project on a daily basis and to be able to focus my efforts to the project that needs help.
Steve Rosenfield | TrustRadius Reviewer

Trimble SysQue

  • Being able to fabricate has a HUGELY positive impact on ROI.
  • Point files is a massive time saver for laying out hangers and ditches for underground.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

NoteVault

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Trimble SysQue

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

NoteVault
8.2
Trimble SysQue
9.7

Likelihood to Renew

NoteVault
9.1
Trimble SysQue

Usability

NoteVault
8.6
Trimble SysQue

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