For over 60 years customers have been coming to McConnell Dowell (MCD) with complex projects that require innovative solutions. With over 3,000 employees and professional Engineering and Construction teams in Australia, New Zealand and Asia, MCD customers benefit from their combined local knowledge and international experience.

To support future growth, McConnell Dowell reviewed their business systems roadmap to ensure there was ongoing alignment of digital systems capability to support business well into the future.

Taking the helm of MCD’s transformative initiative, Heinrich Kukkuk – CIO, McConnell Dowell explained

“we found a number of pain points, constraints on the business and process improvement opportunities that could be improved by rethinking our systems application portfolio”. We made the decision to engage a trusted advisor to help us navigate the process of defining our requirements and ultimately selecting the right solution for our business and industry” said Kukkuk.

“We engaged Steltix Advisory Services to provide strategic guidance in defining the Construction Platform requirements to support our future state business model and enable us to evaluate modern solutions to replace the current applications across our Construction Operations.”

Jim Hunter NAPCO

Heinrich Kukkuk
CIO, McConnell Dowell

“Steltix’ engagement involved an in-depth assessment of MCD’s documented strategy together with deep dive business processes, procedures and functional scope workshops. Their approach helped us to gain a greater understand of systems and their capabilities which supported our understanding of what we needed for our target state systems. It also proved invaluable in understanding project costs and timelines. Steltix’ approach was very engaging which kept the team focused from start to finish.”

“We see Steltix as more than just a partner. Their knowledge of our industry, it’s challenges and their experience with modern applications is second to none. We really see Steltix as an extension of our business and a true trusted advisor.

To that end, we have engaged Steltix and completed a major Construction ERP Platform selection process including full requirements, scope definition and product selection as well as a strategic platform to support our New Business (CRM & Tender Management) operations and product selection process” said Kukkuk.

I have no hesitation in recommending Steltix Advisory Services, to anyone seeking to evaluate Digital or ERP solutions. Their guidance, approach, extensive knowledge, and professionalism are truly unparalleled.” said Kukkuk.

About McConnell Dowell

For over 60 years customers have been coming to McConnell Dowell with complex projects that require innovative solutions. That’s why we’re known as the Creative Construction company.

From remote resources and energy projects, to city-shaping infrastructure, we’ve built thousands of quality assets and facilities for our customers and communities. Our expertise has grown steadily to span building, civil, electrical, fabrication, marine, mechanical, pipelines, rail, tunnel and underground construction. We are owned by Aveng Limited, an international infrastructure and resources company listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.

About Steltix Advisory Services

Steltix Advisory Services bring a distinctive blend of business and IT expertise to enterprise systems to assist organisations align their IT systems and services with the business’s objectives.

Our approach is designed to ensure organisations achieve a well-planned and well-managed process for business solution requirements definition, selection, and procurement through to implementation.

We are well placed to support local and international businesses through our worldwide team of Professionals based in more than 20 countries providing insights into local market conditions as well as an in-depth understanding of the broader global Digital systems and ERP market.

Steltix Advisory Services ensures you achieve business value from your Digital and ERP system investments ongoing.

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