Contractor management is hard and time-consuming work. It’s doubly hard if your best tools are inefficient spreadsheets, WORD forms, PDFs and email.
Worse still are online registries with absurd data requirements and upkeep requirements. Throw on top ever-increasing subscription costs, contractors inundated by the registry experience have big hurdles maintaining compliance and competing for business opportunities.
There are good reasons why most general contractors manage their subcontractors with a manual or semi-automated process. Given a choice between an internal system that works with minimal implementation friction and a contractor co-pay system where the registry controls the process and takes the fees, most General Contractors keep on doing the cheapest thing that works best for them.
An intelligently designed contractor management service should:
We have a vision for contractor management where purchasers control their own process. Where purchasers determine system requirements based on corporate needs and industry best practices. Where the software is the vehicle for relationship building and the registry is a reliable source of guidance and timely support.
We have a new user-focused approach where Voice of the Customer guides our product development and services.
CQ Network is an information technology company that specializes in contractor management software and support services. Our products and services provide cost savings and improved business efficiency through automation of manual systems. Simple data management, online document management tracking and verification, and managed mitigation are the core of our products.
CQN provide a range of products suitable for purchasing organizations of any size and contractor-base diversity. In addition to class-leading configurability and custom solutions, our products deliver turn-key implementation of leading industry Best Practices.
CQN products provide an integrated approach to managing basic due diligence and prequalification, monitoring, reporting, and performance assessment. Since 2004 we have been active in the oil & gas, construction, power generation, transportation, mining, forestry and manufacturing industries. CQ Network has the most comprehensive set of contractor management tools available in a fully-integrated online application.
CQ Reports provides general contractors with the highest value sub-contractor data and certificates in a concise report format. Think CarFax for contractors. CQ Reports are the quickest and most cost effective path to gaining critical subcontractor due diligence. CQ Reports is the product for you if you want to quickly know: