Avolve Software Appoints Lance Clark as CEO

SCOTTSDALE, Arizona, July 1, 2022 – Avolve Software, the global leader in electronic plan review, appoints Lance Clark as Chief Executive Officer to take the company into its next generation of growth. In March 2022, Avolve Software and DigEplan merged to create the largest plan review company in the sector, unique in its ability to […]

Enhancing employee satisfaction with user-focused solutions

UI & UX central to Avolve Software’s development Digital enhancements have soared over recent years as the public sector grappled with the need to continue to service citizens and improve efficiencies. A much-needed change for the sector, yet it should not just be about productivity and process requirements. The user experience, for both citizens and […]

Build a jet while flying: How governments can successfully implement new technology while using legacy processes

Digital transformation is now an imperative for the public sector. Local government must do more with less, so becoming more innovative is essential to eliminate repetitive, low-value tasks. In November 2021, Forrester predicted that ten percent of government administrative tasks will be automated in 2022. Yet in such a short timeframe that is a vast […]

DigEplan announces a Canadian infrastructure to support growth across North America

DigEplan, a global leader in a cloud-based, fully integrated electronic plan review, is pleased to announce the setup of Canadian infrastructure. With the increasing importance of data sovereignty, data residency, and security, this expansion supports customers within the region with data privacy, holding the data within the nation’s boundaries. DigEplan utilizes Google Public Sector, the […]

Gemeente Leeuwarden kiest DigEplan voor efficiënte vergunningverlening aan burgers

Gemeente Leeuwarden kiest DigEplan voor efficiënte vergunningverlening aan burgersGemeente Leeuwarden heeft gekozen voor DigEplan van Centric als de oplossing voor elektronische controle van documenten om hun e-vergunningsverlening te verbeteren. DigEplan levert productieve beoordelingen van documenten en is volledig geïntegreerd in Centrics CLO en RX- Enterprise. DigEplan voor Centric maakt secundaire workflows, complexe middleware, of verlengde […]

Are government system integrations causing headaches?

DigEguide: what ‘full integration’ really means Governments have undergone significant digital advancement over the last few decades, in a bid to ‘keep up with modernization, according to Deloitte’s 2021 digital transformation survey. Indeed, the transformation of front-end services has been a priority, yet some have overlooked the issues with underlying government operations, processes, and systems, […]

Avolve Software to Merge with DigEplan, Creating Market Leader in Electronic Plan Review Software

SCOTTSDALE, Arizona, March 28, 2022 – Leading electronic plan review companies Avolve Software and DigEplan will merge, the companies announced Monday. The combined entity, operating under the Avolve Software brand, will draw upon extensive experience and an expanded product suite to become the global leader in electronic plan review. As part of the transaction, a strategic […]

A Guide to Purchasing Electronic Plan Review

Is your city’s building department considering Electronic Plan Review? With any growing community, it’s easy to become inundated, especially when relying on paper plan review processes. Electronic Plan Review should support your entire permitting process – from initial submission and the correction process to resubmittal and approval. Desktop plan review tools are fraught with inefficiencies. […]

The Citizen Era

The Demand of Government Services Digitalization The pandemic may have presented one of the greatest challenges ever faced by local government, but it accelerated the digitalization of services. With citizens now accessing seamless processes and real-time information, their expectations have risen dramatically. They now demand accessibility from every encounter and are placing these same stipulations […]

Is the cloud green or a murky grey area?

The environmental impact of cloud computing Drew McPayne, Product and Operations Director, LCT Software Across the globe, people are collectively accelerating action to tackle climate change, with technology playing a vital role. For many, the advancement of cloud computing, in particular, has allowed governments and institutions to digitalize, lessening their physical environmental impact and providing […]

City of Brenham Chooses DigEplan to Improve Permitting Efficiency

The City of Brenham, TX has chosen DigEplan for Accela, to streamline their permitting and plan review processes. DigEplan provides a fully integrated electronic plan review for The Accela Civic Platform, removing the need for redundant secondary workflows, costly custom integrations, complex middleware, and drawn-out implementations. “We are excited to welcome the City of Brenham […]

DigEplan enhances Plan Review for the State of Oregon

DigEplan, a global leader in cloud-based, fully integrated electronic plan review, and the State of Oregon have created an integrated mark-up workflow that is embedded in Accela workflows. This reduces planning and permitting administration, ensuring faster issuance of permits for Oregon cities and municipalities. Purpose-built for government permitting, DigEplan is accessed from within the Accela […]

DigEplan Partners with Summit Technologies to Bring Digital Plan Review to Salesforce Customers

DigEplan, a global leader in fully integrated electronic plan review, announces its latest partnership with consulting firm Summit Technologies, who specialize in innovative Salesforce-based solutions for government agencies. Combining Summit Technologies’ expertise in Salesforce and DigEplan’s leading electronic plan review, provides customers with a highly efficient end-to-end solution for managing building permits. The partnership enables […]

DigEplan Announces Australia and New Zealand Market Expansion After Accelerated Growth of its Integrated Electronic Plan Review Solution

DigEplan, a global leader in cloud based, fully integrated electronic plan review, announces expansion into the Australian and New Zealand markets, supporting partners Accela, Cityworks, and Infor as well as expanding government technology partnerships in the region. DigEplan in conjunction with government platforms, reduces planning and permitting administration ensuring faster time to decisions for government […]

DigEplan and eSpecialisten Combine Expertise in New Partnership to Bring Automated Redaction

DigEplan and eSpecialisten Combine Expertise in New Partnership to Bring Automated Redaction to Dutch Local Government DigEplan, a global leader in fully integrated electronic plan review, and eSpecialisten, an ICT solutions organisation that specialises in digital technologies, have partnered to bring innovative automated redaction to the plan review processes. Utilising eSpecialisten’s advanced redaction solution, combined […]

DigEplan en eSpecialisten bundelen expertise in nieuw Partnerschap

Geautomatiseerd redigeren (anonimiseren) is nu beschikbaar voor lokale overheden DigEplan is wereldleider in volledig geïntegreerde elektronische plan review, eSpecialisten, helpt overheden om optimaal gebruik te maken van innovatie en digitalisering, beide partijen zijn een partnerschap aangegaan om geautomatiseerde redactie in planbeoordelingsprocessen mogelijk te maken. Door gebruik te maken van de geavanceerde redigeeroplossing van de eSpecialisten […]

Hartford Chooses DigEplan to Improve Permitting Efficiency for Citizens

Hartford, CT has chosen DigEplan for Accela, to streamline their permitting and plan review processes. DigEplan provides a fully integrated electronic plan review for the Accela platform, removing the need for redundant secondary workflows, complex middleware, or long risky implementations. “We are excited to welcome Hartford to the DigEplan family. Our innovative electronic plan review […]

DigEplan Announces New Partnership with Municity, Cloud-Based Municipal Software Firm

DigEplan, a global leader in fully integrated electronic plan review, announces a new integration partnership with Municity, who provides high-quality software solutions to municipal clients. With seamless integration between DigEplan Electronic Plan Review and Municity Software’s Permitting Solution, government agencies can benefit from an efficient end-to-end permitting process to deliver citizen permits faster. The partnership […]

DigEplan Receives High Scores for Customer Support

The DigEplan team and its support service were highly praised, as DigEplan undertook its 2021 annual customer benchmarking survey. Testament to its customer-centric values, DigEplan received high scores for the Technical Support team, as well as a friendly approach and dedication. We pride ourselves on being approachable and offering quality support services, as we aim […]

Morro Bay chooses DigEplan to Improve Permitting Processes & Collaboration

Morro Bay, CA has chosen DigEplan to improve collaboration and streamline their permitting and plan review processes in Cityworks. DigEplan provides a fully integrated electronic plan review for the Cityworks platform, removing the need for redundant secondary workflows, complex middleware, or extended implementation timelines. “We are excited to welcome Morro Bay to the DigEplan family […]

Westport Chooses DigEplan to Improve Permitting Efficiency for Citizens

Westport, CT has chosen DigEplan for Accela, to streamline their permitting and plan review processes. DigEplan provides a fully integrated electronic plan review for the Accela platform, removing the need for redundant secondary workflows, complex middleware, or long risky implementations. “We are excited for Westport to join DigEplan. Offering them a solution that meets their […]

DigEplan announces new partnership with Accela and Clariti services partner Avocette

DigEplan, a global leader in fully integrated electronic plan review, announces a new partnership with Avocette, a leader in delivering high-value information technology solutions to government agencies. With this partnership, DigEplan and Avocette will provide Accela and Clariti customers a fully integrated electronic plan review solution that enhances an agency’s permitting process. As government agencies […]

Former Chief Building Official, Christine Brakefield joins DigEplan to support its rapid growth in North America

Having experienced first-hand the need for governments to accelerate their digital transition, Christine Brakefield, former chief building official and professional planner, is eager to use her experience to transform government operations and citizen experience in her new role with DigEplan. “Throughout my entire career I have been driven by a sense of duty to serve […]

DigEplan announces new partnership with Accela services partner [s]Cube

DigEplan, a global leader in fully integrated electronic plan review, announces a new partnership with [s]Cube, a fast-growing company that specializes in the implementation of high-impact technology solutions to government agencies. Together, DigEplan and [s]Cube are excited to offer Accela customers the ability to enhance their time to permit with an integrated, collaborative electronic plan […]

Organize tasks from within your plan review platform

The most effective way to organize, collaborate and distribute tasks for electronic plan review is using a workflow that is fully integrated to government technology. This ensures that delays are not incurred waiting for tasks to be allocated or files to be downloaded and uploaded (usually multiple times). But how can additional data be captured? […]

City of Spokane implements DigEplan to Improve Permitting Efficiency for Citizens

Spokane, WA has implemented DigEplan to streamline their permitting and plan review processes in Accela. DigEplan provides fully integrated electronic plan review for the Accela platform, removing the need for redundant secondary workflows, complex middleware or extended implementation timelines. DigEplan’s solution for Accela will improve citizen services for permitting, enabling the City to be more […]

Derek Porter Joins DigEplan to Manage its Rapid Sales Growth Across North America

DigEplan, a global leader in cloud-based, fully integrated electronic plan review for government agencies, announces the appointment of Derek Porter as Vice President of Sales – North American Markets. Derek has a vital role as DigEplan continues its incredible growth in North America, supporting existing customers and new government agencies, while working alongside DigEplan’s network […]

Proactively reduce plan review administration

Most government technology platforms provide the capability for a digital process for permitting, however many agencies still rely on paper or desktop processes to conduct plan reviews. These can cause an administration burden from the outset, with 3-5% of submitted files contain an issue that is not highlighted until it is manually processed. In contrast, […]

Eradicate bad plan submissions, before they reach your Accela back office

Looking at government technology, one thing we have learned over the past year is the need for jurisdictions to remove paper, enabling a digital permitting experience for their citizens and commercial partners. Around 3-5% of submitted plans and documents have issues, which can take on average 42 minutes to resolve. With an average of 6,000 […]

Martin County Chooses DigEplan to Improve Permitting Efficiency for Citizens

Martin County, FL has chosen DigEplan for Accela, to streamline their permitting and plan review processes. DigEplan provides fully integrated electronic plan review for the Accela platform, removing the need for redundant secondary workflows, complex middleware or long risky implementations. TruePoint Solutions has successfully delivered over 100 Accela and over 40 Electronic Plan Review implementations. […]

Webinar – Integratie Corsa & DigEplan

Corsa & DigEplan V5: Volledig geïntegreerde elektronische beoordeling van projecten in de cloud Met DigEplan V5 kunt u als klant vrijwel alle documenten binnen Corsa annoteren, waarmerken etcetera. De nieuwe versie van DigEplan V5 Cloud is ontwikkeld op basis van HTML5 en geschikt voor alle browsers. Schrijf je nu in!

DigEplan announce new integrated public sector game changer

DigEplan announce its new Digital Project Coordination Room that significantly reduces turn-around times for plan review cycles. Initially available for Accela Citizen Access, it provides interactive correction and plan management tools for commercial grade projects. Investment in its government cloud technology innovation roadmap continues apace at DigEplan, showcased by its latest advancement. Providing a significant opportunity […]

Case Study | City of Rexburg

City of Rexburg Utilizes DigEplan Fully Integrated Electronic Plan Review for Cityworks PLL Keen to move their permitting and plan review to an electronic process, the City of Rexburg considered a number of solutions however, what they found was ‘a complete overbuild’ for their electronic plan review requirements. DigEplan was chosen due to its attractive […]

Christy Hunt Joins DigEplan to Spearhead North American Government Services for Electronic Plan Review

DigEplan, a global leader in cloud-based, fully integrated electronic plan review for Government Technology Platforms, announces the appointment of Christy Hunt as President of North American Markets. Christy will work to develop partners and sales, advancing DigEplan’s growth in North America. Central to Christy’s role will be to enhance existing government technology partnerships with Accela, […]

DigEplan Announces New Partnership with Cityworks to Deliver Fully Integrated Electronic Plan Review for Vital Government Services

DigEplan, a global leader in fully integrated electronic plan review, announces a new partnership with Cityworks, the leading GIS-centric solution for public asset management, to bring city and county government permitting departments an end-to-end, fully integrated electronic plan review that is aligned with today’s public sector budgets. Deployed in days, DigEplan and Cityworks are enabling […]

Accela and DigEplan Announce New Partnership to Help Government Agencies Streamline Critical Plan Review Processes

New tech alliance simplifies access to rapidly deployed, cost-competitive, feature-rich electronic plan review to keep critical government services running remotely San Ramon, Calif. – Accela, the leading provider of cloud-based solutions for state and local government, today announced a new technology partnership with DigEplan, a global leader in electronic plan review, to create a streamlined, […]

DigEplan and Government Technology Partners Transform Paper Permit Counters to Electronic Plans Intake and Review in Days

DigEplan, fully integrated electronic plan review for Accela, Infor, Cityworks, and Calytera, has launched a game changing release that boosts remote working abilities and offers speedy implementation times to city and county permitting departments. Alongside its partners, DigEplan’s latest release supports the continuity of vital services for the public sector, whilst in compliance with Covid-19 […]

DigEplan Integrates Electronic Plan Review to Cityworks Platform

DigEplan, a leading integrated electronic plan review solution, and GIS-centric public asset management solution firm, Cityworks have worked to combine platforms, bringing Cityworks customers the powerful functionality of an integrated tool for electronic plan review. Announcing the joint venture at the Cityworks Conference in Salt Lake City, December 4 – 6th, Cityworks PLL (permits, licensing […]

DigEplan and Vision33 to Deliver Integrated Electronic Plan Review to Amanda Customers

DigEplan, integrated electronic plan review, and Vision33, leading IT professional services firm, have signed a worldwide partnership agreement. This partnership provides Calytera customers, using the government platform Amanda, access to the benefits of an integrated tool for electronic plan review. DigEplan and Vision33 together aim to bring DigEplan for Amanda to a global market. “Our […]

LCT Software Successfully Lists DigEplan, Integrated Electronic Plan Review for Cities and Counties, on G-Cloud 11 Framework

DigEplan integrates to eGovernment platforms and digitises planning & building review for local authorities LCT Software, the owners of DigEplan, has achieved a sought-after position on the UK Government’s procurement initiative, G-Cloud 11. As a Government approved cloud software supplier, LCT Software’s electronic plan review solution, DigEplan is able to transform UK planning, enhancing efficiency […]

Simplify IT processes with integrated plan check tools

With millions invested in your document management system, such as Accela or InforPS, why on earth, would you want to have separate capabilities outside of your system of record? Strategically aligning additional plan check systems to ensure effective integration is the only way to simplify IT and reduce the cost of ownership.

Planning Departments Develop Digital Duplication

As the digital revolution takes hold of cities and municipalities, planning departments must be careful that investments are made wisely. Functionality duplication often occurs between government platform vendors and ad-on systems that leads to complexity and the doubling of costs. Each country, city, jurisdiction, or municipality are at varying levels of maturity in terms of […]

DigEplan rises to King Standard

Integrated electronic plan review solution DigEplan has achieved the ‘King Standard Certification’, a central government standard in The Netherlands. Compliance to the initiative encourages interoperability across multiple systems, including Accela, Alfresco, SharePoint, BCT Corsa, Verseon, Dimpact, Roxit, Key2vergunningen, GISvg, Wave, SBA, and Corsa Case. For municipalities in The Netherlands, who utilise several systems to manage […]