The Norwegian research foundation NERSC is using Deltek solutions to improve the foundation’s financial management, project management, resource planning, and reporting processes
OSLO, Norway — (BUSINESS WIRE) — June 26, 2012 — Deltek (Nasdaq: PROJ) today announced that Norwegian research foundation Nansen Environmental and Remote Sensing Center (NERSC) has implemented the Deltek Maconomy® enterprise solution to better control its budget and cost, enhance its project management and resource planning processes and optimize visibility across its entire organization.
NERSC is an independent, non-profit climate and environmental research foundation affiliated with the University of Bergen, Norway. NERSC conducts basic and applied environmental and climate research comprising of, amongst others, arctic and marine studies, ocean modeling and studies on the socio-economic impact of global change.
The foundation was looking for a robust financial management and project management system that would deliver visibility into the status of all its projects at the same time in one integrated solution. Deltek Maconomy best fits NERSC’s needs because it is tailor-made for project-focused organizations and is a fully-integrated solution that improves overall project performance and profitability.
NERSC is using Deltek Maconomy to streamline its funding-process, improve project accounting and better automate its financial management processes. The Foundation now has much greater visibility and control over its project management processes and is better able to monitor budgets throughout its organization. NERSC is also using Deltek Maconomy Business Performance Management to gain complete insight into its overall performance through extensive reporting, dashboards and ad-hoc analysis.
“When searching for an enterprise system, it was important for us to get a powerful project administration solution that would allow us to get full visibility into our many research projects and our costs, all in one view,” says Caroline Hordvik, Director of Finance and Administration, NERSC. “Deltek’s focused knowledge and understanding of our industry and our challenges made them the perfect partner to work with. With our implementation complete, Deltek Maconomy is delivering what we need, and we have already enhanced both our time and expense registration and our resource and project planning. In addition, we now have cutting-edge reporting capabilities to gain deeper insight into the performance of our organization.”
“We are very pleased that NERSC has implemented Deltek Maconomy to improve its core business processes,” says Martin Flatsetø, Managing Director, Deltek Norway. “We have an unmatched solution portfolio within the research sector, and our success with NERSC clearly demonstrates our continued growth in this sector in Norway. We are looking forward to continuously helping NERSC achieve even better visibility into its many important projects as the Foundation improves its project management and resource planning processes.”
The Nansen Environmental and Remote Sensing Center was formally established on November 28th 1986 as a non-profit research foundation affiliated with the University of Bergen, after initiative from Ola M. Johannessen. The Founders were The Scientific Foundation at the University of Bergen (UNIFOB), GC Rieber & Co A/S, Bergen and Tenneco Oil Inc, Stavanger. The Nansen Center conducts basic research and environmental research projects funded by the research councils, space agencies, EU, national and international government agencies, industry and private donations.
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