Who we are
Elecosoft UK Ltd is a leading international developer of project, portfolio and resource management software.

Elecosoft UK Ltd provides a complete range of project, portfolio and resource management solutions for managing any size and any type of project. The company’s core product, Asta Powerproject, is used across a wide range of industry sectors by thousands of users throughout the world. Outside of the UK, customers are supported by selected international distribution partners.

Elecosoft UK Ltd is part of Elecosoft plc, a group focused on software development and services for the architectural, engineering and construction industry.

Since its launch in 1988, Asta Powerproject has evolved and improved driven by regular feedback from users and using the latest technologies available. We listen carefully to our customers and their feedback plays a key role in shaping how we continuously develop and improve our products and services.

“Elecosoft UK Ltd is part of Elecosoft plc, a group focused on software development and services for the architectural, engineering and construction industry”

Jason Ruddle, Managing Director

Jason-Bio-thumbJason Ruddle is Managing Director of Elecosoft UK Ltd. With over 25 years’ experience in the construction industry delivering key software solutions, products and services to national house builders, contractors and the supply chain, Jason holds the skill set to expand the growth of the business within Project Management, Business Information Modelling (BIM), Portfolio and Resource management.

Peter Thompson, Finance Director

Peter Thompson is the Finance Director at Elecosoft UK Ltd. He is responsible for the company’s financial strategy and for all financial and administrative affairs. Peter is a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.

Mark Dixon, Head of Development

Mark Dixon is Head of Development at Elecosoft UK Ltd and is responsible for directing product development strategy. He has been with the company since 2002, during which time he has played a key role in the development of products to their current levels of reliability, sophistication and usability.

Adrian Vann, Marketing Manager

Adrian Vann is Marketing Manager at Elecosoft UK Ltd and responsible for planning and implementing communications strategy. He has over 25 years’ experience in Marketing gained within technology and other market sectors.

Ben Taunt, Sales Manager

Ben Taunt joined Elecosoft UK Ltd in 2012 having spent the previous 10 years helping companies to adopt innovative business systems, utilising his background in engineering. As Sales Manager for the UK, Ben leads the team which helps customers embrace the benefits of our product range.

Our core product, Asta Powerproject, is a professional project, portfolio and resource management software tool originally developed for the AEC industry when first released in 1988.  This highly innovative software revolutionised construction project planning and project management by allowing planners to draw their plans on screen as a linked bar chart, just as they previously did on paper. It is now widely recognised as one of the world’s leading project management software solutions for construction and used by most of the leading construction firms.

Having proved its capabilities over the years on high profile projects throughout the world such as Schiphol Airport, Amsterdam: Jumeirah Park, Dubai; The London Eye and The Shard in London, The Space Shuttle, New Orleans: Ipswich Motorway, Brisbane and The Reichstag, Berlin, Asta Powerproject now has thousands of users in a wide variety of industry sectors in the UK, Europe, Asia Pacific and the USA including construction, engineering, manufacturing, public sector and IT. Companies large and small are using Asta Powerproject to successfully plan and manage projects of all sizes and are increasingly drawing on a growing range of new software applications within the product suite to improve their project success rates and overall business performance.

Elecosoft UK Ltd currently has over 100,000 users worldwide. In the UK, it supports customers directly from its offices in Oxfordshire and Shropshire with a comprehensive range of services including consultancy, training and technical support. Outside the UK, it has a network of partners and distributors who supply, train and support customers on our software in 48 countries and in eight different languages.

Within the UK Elecosoft UK Ltd operates as a reseller for TILOS.

Elecosoft UK Ltd is part of Elecosoft plc, a group focused on software development and services for the architectural, engineering and construction industry. The company is listed on the London Stock Exchange’s Alternative Investment Market (AIM). For more about Elecosoft plc see www.elecosoft.com.

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We have won awards for our software and many customers who use Asta Powerproject have received awards. Here is a selection of recent awards:

Construction Computing Awards (The Hammers) 2014
We were proud to be awarded best Project Management / Planning Product of 2014 for Asta Powerproject at the 9th running of the awards held at the Hotel Russell, London, on November 20th.

Construction Manager of the Year Awards 2014

Our customers were well represented once again this year – comprising 85% of the Gold and Silver award-winning companies. The overall winner, Lee Hutchinson of Mace, used Asta Powerproject on his winning project the Science Building at St. Pauls School, Barnes. Once again, the quality of the projects was outstanding.

Construction News Awards 2014

We sponsored the BIM Initiative of the Year Award at this event and were pleased to see that 13 of the 18 awards were won by our customers.

Construction Manager of the Year Awards 2013

Asta Powerproject customers enjoyed success in the 2013 awards, with Stephen Roome of BAM leading the way with the Overall Winner award. Other Asta customers receiving awards included John Sisk, Wates Construction, Farrans Construction, Mace, Robertson Construction and William Anelay. We congratulate all our customers who between them scooped 70% of the Gold and Silver awards which underlines how Asta Powerproject is the power behind many successful projects.

Construction Manager of the Year Awards 2012
Asta Powerproject customers were prominent among the winners of the 2012 awards. Over 70% of the Gold and Silver awards being taken by companies who use Asta Powerproject, highlighting why it is a popular project management software tool for many leading construction professionals.

Construction Computing Awards 2012
Affectionately known as “The Hammers” and now in their 7th year, the Construction Computing Awards showcase and reward the technology, tools and solutions for the effective design, construction, maintenance and modification of commercial buildings, residential and social housing and civil engineering projects of all sizes. Asta Powerproject was awarded runner up in the category of Project Planning Product of the Year.

Construction Computing Awards 2011
Asta Powerproject received the runner up award for Building Services product of the year.
One of 5 nominees for this award, Asta Powerproject was the top planning software in this category.

Construction Manager of the Year Awards 2011
Over 70% of nominees in all awards categories in 2011 were Asta Powerproject customers. Read about one winner – Ian Randall of Leadbitter’s
Ian is a huge fan of Asta Powerproject, as shown when he was interviewed by Construction Manager magazine: Read article

Top Builder 2011 – International Award for most innovative software
Asta Powerproject wins International Award for most innovative software.

Construction Manager of the Year Awards 2010
Asta Powerproject customer named as Construction Manager of the Year.

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