Our mission is to elevate those who built today with the tools and technology to shape tomorrow. Prioritizing employee adoption, we are committed to transforming their feedback into actionable solutions under your visionary leadership. Utilizing Smartsheet’s robust capabilities, enable unparalleled collaboration between clients, contractors, and subcontractors, creating a seamless and efficient project management experience.
Who We Are
We’re not just tech folks; we’re your partners in the field. We get our hands dirty in the construction, utility, energy, and government sectors, bringing you tech solutions that don’t just sound good in theory but actually work on the ground. Our team knows what it means to work with both a hard hat and a laptop, and we’re all about making high-tech tools straightforward and easy to use.
We started Skyway with one goal in mind: to equip the hardworking, blue-collar professionals with technology that’s made for them. We’re talking about tools that feel right at home alongside your trusted hammer and hardhat, not just fancy gadgets that look good in an office. Our challenge? To transition folks from pen and paper, spreadsheets, and old-school methods to something better, without the headache.
We’re the bridge between the old ways and a more efficient future. Our team is a mix of people who’ve been in the field – utility pros, former contractors, and fresh college grads with new ideas. We blend real-world experience with the latest education to bring you the best solutions. We’re not just a tech company; we’re part of your crew, dedicated to empowering even the most tech-wary among us to step confidently into a smarter tomorrow.
Not Just Another
Empowering Today’s Builders with Tomorrow’s Technology
We recognize the paramount role of those who have built our present – the skilled professionals in construction, utilities, energy, and government sectors. These industries don’t just build structures; they build societies. And it’s our mission to equip them with innovative, user-friendly technology that not only meets today’s needs but also paves the way for a smarter, more efficient tomorrow.
Our approach is grounded in respect and admiration for the wealth of experience and insight that these professionals bring to the table. We understand that technology, while a powerful tool, can often seem elusive. Complex solutions, if not designed thoughtfully, can create barriers rather than bridges. That’s why our focus at Skyway is to design and integrate solutions that are not only advanced but also intuitive and accessible. We strive to ensure that our technology empowers every team member, regardless of their technical expertise.
In an era where technology rapidly evolves, it’s easy for anyone to feel left behind. We believe that true technological advancement lies in its ability to bring everyone forward, together. This belief drives our commitment to creating solutions that honor the knowledge of those who have built our today, making them an integral part of shaping our tomorrow.
Meet The Team
To learn more about the Smartsheet and GIS services we can provide, please use the “+” icon to expand and the “-” to retract the different items of interest.
Applies to Smartsheet, GIS or both.
Implementation Services by Skyway Consulting Co.:
Our team specializes in the tailored setup of Smartsheet and GIS systems to suit the unique requirements of your energy projects. We focus on three key areas:
- First Build: Ideal for businesses new to Smartsheet or GIS, we establish foundational infrastructure and workflows, ensuring a solid start for efficient project management.
- Rebuild: For companies looking to overhaul an existing process or system, we provide comprehensive restructuring, aligning your Smartsheet or GIS setup with updated operational goals and use cases.
- Additional Build: When you need to expand or add new functionalities to your current setup, we seamlessly integrate these additions, enhancing your system’s capabilities without disrupting existing workflows.
Our implementation services are designed to align with your specific needs, whether you’re starting from scratch, revamping an existing system, or scaling up your operations.
- Our Process Includes 5 Simple Steps
- 1. Consultation. This includes two – 30-minute consultations.
- 2. Discovery. This is where you will hand over the keys. Our team will study your workflows, data structures and use cases.
- 3. Design. After our team has reviewed your workflows, we will design a solution. Our designs are comprehensive in report style with workflow diagrams and step by step implementation instructions.
- 4. Development. This is where the process becomes very hands-on. With your help, or your designee, we will build out your new system.
- 5. Deployment.
- Testing and Quality Assurance: Before going live, we conduct thorough testing of the integrated system. This includes checking for data accuracy, workflow functionality, and overall system performance to ensure everything operates smoothly. Official Testing Reports will be provided.
- Training and User Onboarding: We provide comprehensive training sessions for your team, ensuring everyone is comfortable and proficient with the new tools. Training is tailored to different user roles and skill levels for maximum effectiveness.
- Go-Live Support: When the system goes live, our team provides hands-on support to address any immediate questions or challenges. This support is crucial for ensuring a smooth transition and minimizing disruptions to your operations.
- Post-Deployment Review: After the system is operational, we conduct a post-deployment review to assess system performance and user adoption. This helps in identifying any areas for improvement or additional training needs. Additionally, the need for an ongoing maintenance plan will be reviewed. Our implementation projects do not require ongoing support after the work is completed and we will work to help you become self-sufficient unless you request maintenance and support specifically.
- Our Process Includes 5 Simple Steps
Applies to Smartsheet, GIS or Both.
The maintenance package offered by Skyway Consulting Co. is designed to ensure the ongoing effectiveness and reliability of your Smartsheet and GIS integrated systems. Here’s what it typically includes:
- Regular System Updates: We provide regular updates to both Smartsheet and GIS platforms, ensuring that you have access to the latest features, security enhancements, and performance improvements.
- Technical Support: Our package includes ongoing technical support to address any issues or queries you may have. This support can range from troubleshooting minor glitches to resolving complex system challenges.
- Performance Monitoring: We continuously monitor the performance of your integrated systems to identify and address any potential issues proactively. This helps in maintaining optimal system efficiency and prevents downtime.
- Data Backup and Recovery: Regular data backups are conducted to ensure that your critical project information is always secure and can be easily recovered in the event of data loss.
- System Optimization: Over time, we review and optimize the system configurations to align with evolving project needs and operational changes within your organization.
- User Training Refresher Courses: To keep your team up-to-date with the latest functionalities and best practices, we provide periodic refresher training sessions.
- Consultation for Continuous Improvement: We offer regular consultation sessions to discuss potential enhancements or additional integrations that could further improve your utility management processes.
This maintenance package is tailored to ensure that your Smartsheet and GIS integration remains a robust, efficient, and secure tool for your utility management needs, with ongoing support to adapt to your organization’s evolving requirements.
The integration service provided by Skyway Consulting Co. is a pivotal aspect of our offerings, focusing on seamlessly combining Smartsheet’s powerful project management capabilities with the spatial analysis strengths of GIS, particularly ArcGIS. Here’s a detailed look at this service:
- System Compatibility Assessment: We start by assessing the compatibility of your existing systems with Smartsheet and GIS. This involves understanding your current technological infrastructure to ensure a smooth integration.
- Custom Integration Strategy: Based on the assessment, we develop a custom integration strategy that aligns with your specific utility management needs. This strategy is designed to optimize workflows, enhance data visualization, and improve decision-making processes.
- Data Synchronization: We ensure that data flows smoothly between Smartsheet and GIS. This synchronization is crucial for maintaining data integrity and ensuring that changes in one system are reflected in the other in real-time.
- Mapping and Spatial Analysis: The integration allows for advanced mapping and spatial analysis capabilities in Smartsheet, leveraging GIS data. This feature is particularly useful for utilities management, where geographic information plays a critical role.
- Workflow Automation: We automate key workflows within Smartsheet, triggered by spatial data inputs from GIS. This automation improves efficiency and reduces the potential for human error.
- Custom Dashboards and Reports: Tailored dashboards and reports are created to give a comprehensive view of your projects, combining project management data from Smartsheet with spatial analysis from GIS.
- Training and Support: Post-integration, we provide training to ensure your team can fully leverage the integrated system. Ongoing support is also offered to address any future queries or issues.
- Scalability and Flexibility: The integration is designed to be scalable and flexible, accommodating future growth and changes in your utility management requirements.
This comprehensive integration service is aimed at empowering utility professionals with a robust, cohesive tool for managing complex projects, ensuring enhanced efficiency, accuracy, and strategic decision-making.
Understood. In a more general sense, Skyway Consulting Co. offers comprehensive training services for Smartsheet, GIS, and their integration, designed to empower teams with the necessary skills and knowledge for effective utility management. Here’s an overview:
- Smartsheet Training:
- Basics: Introduction to Smartsheet, including its interface, basic functionalities, and standard features. Ideal for beginners or those new to the platform.
- Advanced Features: Dive into advanced functionalities like automation, complex formulas, and report generation. Suited for intermediate to advanced users.
- Project Management Best Practices: Focus on using Smartsheet for effective project management, covering topics like timeline tracking, resource allocation, and collaboration techniques.
- GIS Training:
- Fundamentals: Covers the basics of GIS, including understanding maps, layers, and basic data analysis. This is tailored for those new to GIS technology.
- Spatial Analysis and Mapping: Advanced training on spatial data analysis, creating detailed maps, and leveraging GIS for strategic decision-making.
- Data Management: Focus on managing and maintaining GIS databases, ensuring data integrity, and best practices for data collection and storage.
- Integration Training:
- Workflow Integration: Training on how to seamlessly integrate workflows between Smartsheet and GIS, ensuring efficient data transfer and synchronization.
- Custom Solutions: Focus on the custom integrations developed for your specific projects, including how to manage and troubleshoot these solutions.
- Optimizing Project Outcomes: Strategies for leveraging the integrated system to enhance project outcomes, improve decision-making, and boost overall efficiency.
Each training session is designed to be interactive and engaging, with hands-on exercises, real-world examples, and Q&A sessions. The aim is to not only impart knowledge but also to ensure that participants can apply what they’ve learned directly to their work scenarios. Additionally, training can be provided in various formats, such as in-person workshops, online webinars, or self-paced learning modules, depending on the needs and preferences of your team.
Skyway Consulting Co. offers a unique service in the realm of software licensing for both Smartsheet and GIS systems. This service includes the ability to purchase and resell licenses, providing flexibility and convenience for clients. Here’s an overview of how this works:
- License Acquisition: Skyway Consulting Co. can acquire licenses for Smartsheet and GIS systems on behalf of clients. This is critical for build outs and maintenance as our services include insights into true platform optimization.
- Customized Licensing Solutions: Depending on your specific needs, Skyway Consulting Co. can tailor the licensing package. This means you get exactly what you need in terms of software capabilities without paying for unnecessary extras.
- Volume Licensing: For larger organizations or those requiring multiple licenses, Skyway Consulting Co. can facilitate volume licensing, often at a more cost-effective rate than individual licenses.
- License Management: Beyond simply purchasing licenses, Skyway Consulting Co. provides ongoing license management. This includes ensuring licenses are up to date, compliant with software terms, and aligned with your usage and business growth.
- Support and Consultation: Throughout the process, Skyway Consulting Co. offers expert advice and support. Whether it’s selecting the right type of license or understanding the terms and conditions, we guide you every step of the way.
This licensing service simplifies the process of acquiring and managing Smartsheet and GIS licenses, making it a hassle-free experience for clients while ensuring that they have the appropriate tools and resources for their business needs.