Features

CQN Advantage is the simplest and most flexible contractor management application available. Implement contractor due diligence and prequalification supported by certificate tracking and mitigation management from your desktop. Lower the cost of implementation and reduce implementation friction with our no contractor fee model and configurable software.

Configurable Questionnaires

CMS gives users complete control of questionnaire content at the desk top. Need a short questionnaire for small contractors and direct service providers? No problem. Need a comprehensive approach for high-risk operations? We have you covered. Want to go with industry best practice templates? They are click away with Advantage CMS.

Active Document Management

One in five certificates on a system is expired or about to expire. Do you know which ones and when? Let CQN reduce your risk and upgrade your efficiency with automated certificate tracking and verification. Gain critical business intelligence with real-time certificate status monitoring and automated notifications.

Contractor Assessment

Quickly assess contractor compliance with configurable gap identification tools. Whether it’s OHSA and EMR rates, WCB performance, commercial capability, project history, regulatory compliance, or certificate status, CMS configures to your requirements at the desk top.

Weighted Scorecards

Weighted scorecards are user configurable for advanced analysis of contractor capability. An excellent project screening and bid analysis tool, weighted scorecards assess all aspects of project execution. Set thresholds for performance and address gaps with integrated mitigation functionality.

Single or Multi-Gate Approval

Advantage CMS has unsurpassed flexibility with configurable approval tools. Users configure single or multiple gate approval systems that accommodate functional groups like health & safety, operations, quality management, supply chain management or any other.

Mitigation Management

True due diligence means identifying substandard performance or system gaps and implementing action plans to correct deficiencies. Advantage CMS includes integrated mitigation management functionality that ensures effective logging and tracking of critical tasks and actions required to achieve compliance.

Performance Review

Assess and record contractor performance and establish improvement plans across all critical areas of operation. Tabbed interface allows multi-discipline input and recording of project or contract performance.

Management Reports

What’s data without reports? Advantage provides robust report integration with real-time tracking and performance indicators. Users have full visibility of critical business intelligence regarding contractor status and compliance, all rendered in real-time.

Benefits for Purchasers

Complete Contractor Life-Cycle Management Tools
Complete suite from first contact, prequalification, advanced evaluation and bidder selection, procurement management, active phase compliance measurement and post-contract performance review.

No Extra Contractor Fees
A free solution for my contractors available through simple access codes.

Scalable and Secure
The application allows complete flexibility for any range of contractor management activities and complexity from small contractors to large industrial operations.

Custom Control of Data & Documents
I have total control over questionnaire content, document specifications and approval criteria.

Online Access
Seamless 24/7 access from anywhere with an internet connection means I’m operating in real-time from on the job, the office or even at home.

Custom Approval Tools
Customize the contractor prequalification screening process with the electronic gap analysis and approval tools.

Benefits for Contractors

No Contractor Fees
Contractors are invited for free to the Advantage platform by prospective customers.

No 3rd Party Desk-Top Evaluation
Contractor approvals are managed by the purchaser with custom apps.

Simple Data Management
Data is input once into a secure online database and made easily accessible to current and potential purchasers.

Efficient Document Management
Electronic document management ensures important materials are transmitted, tracked and retained without redundancy.

Client Promotion and Identification
Open business opportunities with your clients by identifying services provided, areas of operation, corporate capacity and resource availability.

Data Security & Access Control
Retain complete control of online data, document distribution, user access, and security settings.

Sync from CQ Network/Canqual
CQ Network/Canqual Inc. customers can sync applicable questionnaire content to CQN Advantage.

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