Lookahead planning

WenPlan is built for construction superintendent, foreman and project managers to coordinate and control the upcoming onsite tasks.  It allows you to focus on upcoming tasks that must happen and make sure you have the required tools, equipment and resources to allow this work to happen.

The purpose of lookahead planning is the coordination of work to be done by multiple teams. Key elements of the Lookahead plan:

  • Ensure Labor, Materials, equipment/tool supply
  • Effective coordination with trades and project team
  • Establish clear ownership for removing the roadblock with a specific timetable.
  • Measure/track project performance
  • Share critical roadblocks with the owner.

It is common for construction projects to fall behind schedule. Maximizing productivity is the key to construction cost savings. WenPlan is

  • built for superintendent, foreman and construction project managers to coordinate and control the upcoming onsite tasks. 
  • an easy-to-use Excel alternative cloud-based construction field planning software that helps develop Four week Lookahead Schedule. 
  • enhances collaboration, minimize interruption of work, increases accountability, saves time and money.

If you are new to WenPlan, it’s strongly recommended that you view the training videos and checkout Benefits and FAQ at your own pace.

Construction processes are plagued with problems associated with variations that undermine project performance and disrupt workflow leading to detrimental impacts on project’s duration, cost, and quality.  Planning of upcoming tasks is a generally a manual process using Excel Spreadsheets.  Eliminating delays of all kinds, on all ends, is imperative to project success.

Currently planning of upcoming tasks is a manual process using Excel Spreadsheets.  Good timely Lookahead plan greatly improves project execution and control.  Planning and attention to detail helps avoid delays by identifying blockers well in advance to keep them from being an obstacle.