Since 1968, Penta Technologies, Inc. has been providing best in class software designed to accommodate the complex requirements of architecture, construction and engineering (AEC) firms. This software is an integrated enterprise system that combines construction management, service management, accounting, project management, mobility and enterprise content management into a single solution. PENTA serves diverse medium to large AEC firms with specialized labor trades and project management services that span multiple disciplines, geographical locations and legal entities. The minimum-sized candidate for PENTA is typically $50M+ in revenues, although the company’s client list does include some smaller companies.
PENTA’s multi-company, multi-location and inter-company tools allow different divisions to operate with independent business rules, while also providing for consolidated reporting and visibility. The application enables users to monitor employee productivity, employee utilization and billability, and standard reports for both revenue and cost-based job management are included. Penta construction Project Management software combines Communications, Tasks, Documents, Costs and Reports into one interface, and integrated XML publishing streamlines document creation. PENTA also offers self-service, browser-based applications, such as eTimesheets and eExpense and mobile iPad apps such as Mobile Field Reporting and Mobile Field Inspections. For specialty contractors performing service, maintenance and work orders, Penta combines customer equipment information; maintenance contracts; call taking and dispatching; invoicing and billing; and management reporting with customer, vendor and employee job costing information.