Andrew Scott Ltd Chooses WebContractor to Manage their Subcontractor Applications for Payment

3 February 2023

WebContractor is delighted to welcome construction and civil engineering business Andrew Scott Ltd to our subcontractor Application for Payment management platform.

Andrew Scott Ltd recognised the need for a system to help deliver a more effective payment process for its subcontractors, fully digitising and streamlining their Applications for Payment to support their continued growth, sustainability drive and new projects.


About Andrew Scott Ltd

Andrew Scott Ltd is a building and civil engineering company that designs, develops, and delivers large, complex, multi-million-pound projects to the Public and Private sectors.

Established in 1870, Andrew Scott Ltd is a well-respected name in the construction industry in the UK and now employs a 250-person strong workforce from its offices across Wales and England.


Quality, Sustainability, and Innovation

Andrew Scott Ltd is committed to delivering high-quality, innovative, and sustainable projects to all its clients and stakeholders with a focus on local projects that enhance communities' social and economic well-being.

Andrew Scott Ltd recognises the importance of this responsible approach and implements plans, initiatives, and processes across the business to help minimise environmental impact and achieve sustainability. This innovative approach has led the company to invest in new hardware and software technology to drive efficiency across its operations, helping to ensure projects are designed and delivered sustainably.



Application for Payment Management

With over 450 subcontractors, Andrew Scott was looking for a digital system that would reduce the time spent on the manual processing of Applications for Payment, streamlining the process across the business and its supply chain.

WebContractor helps contractors manage the end-to-end Application for Payment process from one platform, removing the need for time-consuming manual processes and applications spread across multiple document formats and systems.

Using WebContractor, Andrew Scott will increase the visibility and transparency of subcontractor applications across the organisation, helping to reduce business risk and maintain industry best practice and compliance with the UK Construction Act.

Commercial teams can easily manage, track, and approve applications, with finance teams having the reporting tools to understand and accurately forecast cash flow requirements. Subcontractors can also submit, manage, and view the status of their own applications free of charge, giving them greater insight as their applications progress from submission to payment.

Adopting this paper-free and standardised process will enable Andrew Scott to cut admin time, allowing teams to focus on more value-add activities.


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