Value analysis tool for cost engineers

Generate and evaluate ideas for improvements in value analysis workshops to identify cost-saving potentials.

Save time

Super-easy and lightweight online workshops. Participants can contribute their ideas at any time. No training required!

Easier idea evaluation

Use different criteria for idea evaluation. For example, have participants rate the effort and benefit of ideas.

No documentation effort

Never again type out illegible post-its! Download a documentation of your results with one click. Excel, Word and PDF export.

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How our value analysis tool works

Generate, evaluate and report ideas


Generate ideas

Participants note their ideas for improvements on cards.

The idea cards can be grouped and categorized.


Evaluate ideas

Each participant can evaluate the idea cards.

The facilitator has more than 10 evaluation criteria to choose from.


Export results

After idea evaluation, the results are presented in a ranking or diagram.

The results can be downloaded immediately.

Idea evaluation methods

Preferred by cost engineers!

Experiences of experts


Create your own value analysis online workshop and discover new cost saving potentials.