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SEATTLE, May 10, 2016: Looking for a construction software package to fuel its long-term growth strategies, Nashville, Tenn.-based Alexander Metals, Inc. selected Dexter + Chaney’s Spectrum® Construction Software to replace its outdated software. Dexter + Chaney, the leader in cloud-based construction ERP software, presented Alexander Metals with a scalable path for future growth, said the company’s Controller, Todd Hyams.

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“We’re looking for the easiest way to simplify everything we do”—that sentence came from one of our clients as our annual Users’ Conference kicked off at the Sheraton Seattle Hotel early last week. He was shooting the breeze with the Dexter + Chaney marketing team as we were setting up. I had asked him what he was hoping most to take away from this year’s conference and his answer, while simple, spoke to the heart of what we strive to provide for our clients.

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General Contractors Selects Dexter + Chaney’s Spectrum®  Construction Software

SEATTLE, April 19, 2016: Needing to replace its outdated construction accounting software and expand to a more complete ERP system, San Antonio, Texas-based Joeris General Contractors chose Dexter + Chaney’s Spectrum® Construction Software after an extensive vetting process. Dexter + Chaney, the leader in cloud-based construction ERP software, proved that its solutions were not just up-to-date with modern technologies, but scalable for future growth.

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Construction Software Purchase Home Run

Jumping the gun on a software purchase is like walking up to the batting plate without a bat. You’re not prepared and you will be thrown curve balls. Before you look outside for solutions, first look inside and identify your company’s problems. When the fast balls start flying, it’s important for you to be able to separate the flashy “nice-to-haves” from the fundamental “must-haves.”

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SEATTLE, March 29, 2016: Nashville, Tenn.-based metal fabrication and installation contractor John W. McDougall Co., Inc. has selected Dexter + Chaney’s Spectrum® Construction Software in order to attain a complete, construction-specific software solution that could address the company’s job costing and business analysis needs. Dexter + Chaney, the leader in cloud-based construction ERP software, was the only software provider that delivered everything the company needed, noted John W. McDougall Co., Inc. CFO Marcelle Mallais.

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Construction Software Automation

This is ultimately a blog about construction software, but stay with me as I put on my “Top Gear” hat and take you on a trip through an automotive analogy. I remember first learning how to work on cars a number of years ago, a number that is becoming disturbingly large. This was back in the day when owning a timing light was pretty standard and checking the points, plugs and condenser was pretty routine. Opening the hood of my ’72 Nova, I could actually identify just about everything I saw there.

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