Solutions for Engineering Firms

Solutions for Engineering Firms

At CDP, we understand the increased complexity that engineers face in today’s climate.  Throughout an entire project lifecycle there is always the pressure to increase efficiency and reduce risk, all while delivering projects faster and within budget.

Our hands-on project management professionals can provide solutions tailored to your specific company by providing a custom Needs Assessment. Understanding your current challenges and environment while taking into consideration your needs and goals allows CDP to recommend the steps to improve and automate processes.  These process and system improvements enable strategic decision making, allowing you to:

  • Match the right resource skills to each project.
  • Manage the work to meet delivery dates and milestones.
  • Facilitate collaboration and visibility across the project team.

CDP provides solutions to help engineering firms manage resources and risk.

CDP's real world experience and ability to integrate our tools with your existing system enables you to:

  • Evaluate and manage resources across projects.
  • Evaluate productivity against budgeted or planned hours.
  • Integrate engineering with construction in design build efforts.
  • Integrate engineering with procurement and construction on EPC projects.
  • Provide one source of the truth.
  • Enable accurate budget estimates based on historic project information.
  • Integrated cost estimate and schedule analysis.
  • Identify and manage risk.
  • Standardize processes for repeatable success.

Partner Solutions for Engineering Firms

Dexter + Chaney

Dexter + Chaney's Spectrum® Construction Software is the solution of choice for more than 1,000 construction and engineering firms.

Learn more about Dexter + Chaney solutions for construction projects →


With over 50 apps in Kahua’s public kStore and over 100 private applications that have been developed by customers or certified Kahua Partners, Kahua is reinventing the way companies manage and collaborate on projects by providing a solution that solves the major problems associated with legacy document management and project team collaboration solutions.

Learn how Kahua is reinventing project management and scheduling →


Phoenix Project Manager

It is more critical than ever to develop the optimal project plan to get the job done right: on time and on budget. One project gone bad can eliminate the profits of the entire year, or worse. You need a partner you can count on to eliminate surprises. Phoenix Project Manager was developed by construction scheduling professionals to simplify managing projects and it delivers a powerful tool to handle everything from simple projects to the most complex construction programs.

Learn more about Phoenix Project Manager for construction and engineering projects →

Oracle Primavera

19 of the top 20 engineering and construction firms use Oracle's Primavera solutions to manage time, cost, resources, risks, contracts, and documents.

Learn more about Oracle Primavera solutions for engineering firms, including P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management and Contract Management →


Hard Dollar

Hard Dollar’s award-winning Project Cost Management solution creates cost confidence and profits with increased visibility, standardization, automation, and control over project costs through estimate creation, timesheet entry, productivity management and project analysis in real-time, along with real-time resource and cost loaded scheduling integration with Primavera® and Microsoft® Project.

Learn more about Hard Dollar solutions for infrastructure engineering and construction, including heavy civil, roads and transportation, bridges, underground, earth work, paving, and marine construction →

Virtual Project Office

Virtual Project Office (VPO) is a secure collaborative tool that can eliminate many of the everyday challenges of large construction, engineering and building projects —the challenges that, left unresolved, can develop into costly delays or litigation.

Learn more about project collaboration with VPO →