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With a pen-based computer, superintendents on a job site can write directly onto a screen to update a schedule, cut variance purchase orders, and approve work completion, while coordinating with the office in real time through wireless, cellular communication.
If you think about it, you know a lot about the house before starting the job." Williamson's two major unknowns--weather and customer changes--get handled with variance purchase orders.
Other applications Bosch and Strata plan to add for builders include warranty management, insurance verification, and the ability to execute variance purchase orders in the field.
Last year, for example, the company was spending a lot of time processing purchase orders and variance purchase orders. "It was cumbersome from an administrative point of view, and the project managers wanted to get secretaries," says Bob Snyder.