AWP for Front-End Planning

Setup Your AWP Implementation for Success by Beginning with the End in Mind

According to the Construction Industry Institute, Owners, EPC firms, and Contractors regularly realize performance and safety benefits of Advanced Work Packaging (AWP), with savings up to 10% of the project’s Total Installed Cost and productivity increases up to 25% in the field. The greater the AWP maturity on a project the greater the benefits. Successful organizations understand that in order to fully implement AWP, you have to start from the very beginning of the project. ONPlan is advanced work packaging for front-end planning. O3 Solutions ONPlan solution for AWP implementation success.

Why It's Needed

Full AWP Requires Planning in Advance
Achieving the full benefits of AWP requires commitment to delivering the AWP process from the very beginning of the project. Many Owners mistakenly view AWP as being something that the Contractor needs to do.

Lack of Visibility
Measuring process can be difficult, especially when the outcomes of that process have rear-facing, lagging indicators that are not apparent until the damage is done. 

One-off Solutions
Professional services organizations have developed Excel or Access-based solutions that cannot scale.

What's Included

AWP Master Index

  • Maintain a master list of every work package, its key data and associations to other packages in a purpose-built tool

Path of Construction Development

  • Define and track development and sequencing of Construction Work Areas (CWAs) and Construction Work Packages (CWPs)

AWP Best Practices

  • Define AWP best practices to adopt on your project by selecting them from a pre-configured library


Labor Management

  • Manage and group scope for bidding and contract award using contracting best practices

AWP Health & Adoption Metrics

  • Automate the process of measuring the health and adoption of selected best practices

Interactive Planning Session Management

  • Follow best practices with representation from all stakeholders

Package Pricing

Getting Started

WorkFace Planning for Construction & Installation


Effective WorkFace Planning requires a single construction software tool that can scope, manage, and progress all Construction Work Packages and Installation Work Packages across all disciplines, functions, and package phases.

ONBuild is the first comprehensive WorkFace planning software solution that combines work packaging (with or without a 3D model) with true constraint management, and comprehensive reporting and analysis to identify and resolve problems before they impact productivity. 

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Most Popular

WorkFace Planning Software + AWP Certification


Owners, EPC Firms, and Contractors benefit from a structured approach to change management.. O3's ONBuild solution is a web-based WorkFace Planning solution that supports work package management and features robust constraint management, scaffold request management, status visualization, and comprehensive reporting and analytics. 

With the addition of online, self-paced training and certification courses, O3 - in partnership with Concord Academy - provides a single solution to manage and track course completion across multiple disciplines and even for 3rd parties such as Contractors or Sub-contractors.

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Enterprise Edition + AWP Training


Companies that are serious about rolling out Advanced Work Packaging across their organization need an enterprise platform. From WorkFace Planning to comprehensive Advanced Work Packaging, O3 is here to guide your corporate initiative.

Enterprise Edition includes AWP solutions for every project phase, cross-project comparison reporting, advanced data management, usage analytics, and AWP program health dashboards all supported in one platform. With the addition of online, self-paced training and certification courses, you're well on your way to realizing the full benefits of AWP.

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Learn More About ONPlan

ONPlan is a software solution dedicated to supporting Early Phase Planning for Advanced Work Packaging. Learn more about why ONPlan is necessary for your project success by downloading the one-pager. 


Benefits of ONPlan


for AWP clearly defined for the project


of AWP best practice adoption and progress is automated


for a successful setup of AWP at any phase


constant enhancements to AWP adherence by measuring progress

What Makes ONPlan Different?

Modern SaaS Platform with No Thick Client to Install

Robust AWP Tool Including 10 Work Package Types

Automated Process Health Measurement

Predictive Analytics to Drive Course Correction

AWP Best Practices Library

Learn How ONPlan Can Successfully Implement and Support AWP Across Your Organization

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