4Clicks is Founded by Michael BrownMichael Brown decides to use his hands-on experience as an estimator and estimating software application developer to shape the foundation of 4Clicks Solutions.
4Clicks is Founded by Michael Brown
4Clicks was started because our founder, Michael Brown, had an idea while “working in your shoes”, serving as an estimator and project manager for the United States Air Force. Since 2001, we remain driven to continually listen to your feedback and offer real world solutions that meet your changing needs. It’s what sets us apart and makes the difference in how we deliver our products, training, and services that you can only experience with 4Clicks Solutions.
e4Clicks Product Introduced4clicks introduces e4Clicks estimating software.
e4Clicks Product Introduced
e4Clicks Project Estimator™ is introduced and destined to become a premier software application for construction cost estimating and efficient project delivery within the DOD sector. The software now exclusively delivers:
- Cost estimating, project management, contract management, document management, and visual estimating… all in a single program.
- 400,000 line item enhancement of RSMeans™ Cost Data (generally available with approximately 80,000 line items) with full descriptions, references, images, and specifications.
- Automated Technical Evaluations, enabling Owners to quickly compare Contractor and Owner estimates.
- Complete Post Negotiations Memorandums for Contractors to identify the changes that happened during the Owner/Contractor negotiation process.
- Embedded project delivery and contract processes – JOC, SABER, IDIQ, SATOC, MATOC, MACC, POCA, and more.
- Ability to directly populate government forms.
First Client Application4Clicks is awarded the Wright Patterson AFB SABER Contract.
First Client Application
4Clicks is awarded the Wright Patterson AFB SABER Contract.
Amy Rader and Jeff Slarve join 4ClicksAmy Rader, Technical Support Manager and Jeff Slarve, Senior Software Developer join the 4Clicks team.
Amy Rader and Jeff Slarve join 4Clicks
Amy Rader, Technical Support Manager and Jeff Slarve, Senior Software Developer join the 4Clicks team.
1st Army Contract4Clicks is awarded a contract with Fort Irwin in California.
1st Army Contract
4Clicks is awarded a contract with Fort Irwin in California.
Partership with RSMeans4Clicks partners with RSMeans, providing access to over 400,000 line items.
Partership with RSMeans
4Clicks exclusively enhances RSMeans™ Cost Data from approximately 80,000 line items to well over 400,000. The value of delivering line item modifiers in plain English to Owners and Contractors will lead to 4Clicks becoming the largest reseller of electronic RSMeans Cost Data.
p4Clicks Software Introduced4Clicks introduces p4Clicks software.
1st Air Force Reserve Client4Clicks is awarded a contract with March ARB in California.
1st Air Force Reserve Client
4Clicks is awarded a contract with March ARB in California.
100th Sale4Clicks makes its 100th sale with Heart of Dixie Fort in Walton Beach, Florida.
Learn more about the clients who work with 4Clicks.
4Clicks makes its 100th sale with Heart of Dixie Fort in Walton Beach, Florida.
25% Air Force Base AdoptionOver 25% of Air Force Bases are using Project Estimator.
25% Air Force Base Adoption
Over 25% of Air Force Bases are using Project Estimator.
RSMeans™ Master Agreement4Clicks secures RSMeans™ Master Agreement.
RSMeans™ Master Agreement
4Clicks secures RSMeans™ Master Agreement.
eTakeoff Agreement4Clicks secures eTakeoff agreement.
GSA Schedule4Clicks is awarded a GSA contract with the help of Coley and Associates.
4Clicks is awarded a GSA contract with the help of Coley and Associates.
50% Air Force Base AdoptionOver 50% of Air Force Bases are using Project Estimator.
50% Air Force Base Adoption
Over 50% of Air Force Bases are using Project Estimator.
Tom Cassidy joins 4ClicksTom Cassidy comes on board as the Chief Operating Officer. Tom is a licensed professional engineer with 10+ years of design, estimating, and project management experience at Peterson AFB.
Tom Cassidy joins 4Clicks
Tom Cassidy comes on board as the Chief Operating Officer. Tom is a licensed professional engineer with 10+ years of design, estimating, and project management experience at Peterson AFB.
Amanda Cassidy joins 4ClicksAmanda Cassidy joins the 4Clicks team.
Amanda Cassidy joins 4Clicks
Amanda Cassidy joins the 4Clicks team.
1st National Training Class4Clicks hosts its first national training class in Las Vegas, Nevada.
1st National Training Class
4Clicks hosts its first national training class in Las Vegas, Nevada.
e4Clicks 2.604 ShipsVersion 2.604 of e4Clicks Project Estimator ships.
e4Clicks 2.604 Ships
Version 2.604 of e4Clicks Project Estimator ships.
Chelsi Brown joins the 4Clicks teamChelsi Brown joins the 4Clicks team.
Chelsi Brown joins the 4Clicks team
Chelsi Brown joins the 4Clicks team.
Bill TroutBill Trout, Software Developer, joins the 4Clicks team.
Bill Trout, Software Developer, joins the 4Clicks team.
1000th Sale4Clicks makes its 1000th sale with MW-All Star Seymour at Johnson AFB in North Carolina.
4Clicks makes its 1000th sale with MW-All Star Seymour at Johnson AFB in North Carolina.
1st Regional Training Class4Clicks hosts its first regional training class in San Antonio, Texas.
1st Regional Training Class
4Clicks hosts its first regional training class in San Antonio, Texas.
Peterson Air Force BasePeterson Air Force Base - 21st Civil Engineering Squadron: Design and Construction of September 11th Memorial via SABER. JBI Construction/SB Construction is the SABER contractor.
Peterson Air Force Base
Peterson Air Force Base – 21st Civil Engineering Squadron: Design and Construction of September 11th Memorial via SABER. JBI Construction/SB Construction is the SABER contractor.
SAME Article4Clicks article- Integrated Order Contracting published in TME- The Military Engineer.
4Clicks article- Integrated Order Contracting published in TME- The Military Engineer.
White Paper published4Clicks publishes JOC White Paper.
Peter Cholakis joins 4ClicksPeter Cholakis, Chief Marketing Officer, joins the 4Clicks team.
Peter Cholakis joins 4Clicks
Peter managed corporate partnerships encompassing the electronic integration construction cost data into OEM and Owner software applications for RSMeans Company, LLC. Peter joined us, because “More people need to know about JOC and 4Clicks! 4Clicks is the best product out there, has a great team, and JOC is the most efficient construction delivery method for facilities repair, renovation, and sustainability.”
Peter brings us exceptional domain knowledge and expertise in facilities life-cycle costs and total cost of ownership applicable to multiple market segments.
Dave Trebas joins 4ClicksDave Trebas, Software Architect, joins the 4Clicks team.
Dave Trebas joins 4Clicks
Dave Trebas, Software Architect, joins the 4Clicks team.
COAA and SAME4Clicks exhibits at COAA and SAME.
4Clicks.com4Clicks launches new web site.
4Clicks delivers increased access and value to Owners and Clients by providing rapid web access to a wide range of tools and resources.
RS Means Master Agreement Renewal4Clicks attends IFMA in RSMeans Booth, 4Clicks attends APPA with RSMeans.
RS Means Master Agreement Renewal
4Clicks attends IFMA in RSMeans Booth, 4Clicks attends APPA with RSMeans.
Kosten-TechnikKosten-Technik joins 4Clicks Partnership Program.
Kosten-Technik joins the 4Clicks Partnership Program.
Bruce Sarty joins 4ClicksBruce Sarty, Director of Training, joins the 4Clicks team
Bruce Sarty joins 4Clicks
Bruce Sarty, retired United States Air Force, has a career spanning over 30 years of construction, preventive maintenance, project management, and training in the DOD and private sectors.
Just for starters, Bruce has used e4Clicks Project Estimator since 2001 as well as applied all aspects of RSMeans Reference Cost Data and methodology. He has served as Deputy Base Civil Engineer in the Philippines, SABER Project Manager at March AFB in California, and in the private sector as Operations Manager for a multi-million dollar contractor/construction management firm successfully directing and supporting all aspects of multiple JOC/SABER and IDIQ projects from RFP to completion
4Clicks Celebrates 10 Years!4Clicks Celebrates 10 Years!
4Clicks Celebrates 10 Years!
4Clicks Celebrates 10 Years!
4Clicks certified as small veteran-owned business4Clicks receives SVOB certification from Veterans Administration
4Clicks certified as small veteran-owned business
4Clicks Training CEUs available.4Clicks receives CEU Accreditation for leading cost management association: AACE International (AACEI)
4Clicks Training CEUs available.
4Clicks becomes an Advance Education Provider and is certified by AACE International. Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are available to be issued to students attending and completing 4Clicks training classes.
4Clicks on the Road4Clicks presented at AACEI, SAME, and the Federal Project Delivery Symposium.
4Clicks on the Road
4Clicks presented at AACEI, SAME, and the Federal Project Delivery Symposium.
70% Air Force Base AdoptionOver 70% of Air Force Bases now use Project Estimator.
70% Air Force Base Adoption
Over 70% of Air Force Bases now use Project Estimator.
SAME TME publishes “Cloud Computing and BIM” SAME’s “SAME’s “The Military Engineer” publishes article authored by Peter Cholakis, 4Clicks CMO.
SAME TME publishes “Cloud Computing and BIM” SAME’s “
4Clicks highlights impacts of cloud computing and BIM as disruptive technologies that will improve the fundamental business aspects of the construction sector.
Partnering with Education Program4Clicks provides free construction cost estimating software for educational use.
Partnering with Education Program
4Clicks provides free construction cost estimating software for educational use.
Jesse Smith joins 4ClicksJesse Smith, Lead Integration Specialist, joins the 4Clicks team.
Jesse Smith joins 4Clicks
Jesse Smith, Lead Integration Specialist, joins the 4Clicks team.
RSMeans™ Facilities, Maintenance, and Repair (FMR) Cost Data Available in e4Clicks Project EstimatorRSMeans™ FMR Cost Data added to e4Clicks Project Estimator.
RSMeans™ Facilities, Maintenance, and Repair (FMR) Cost Data Available in e4Clicks Project Estimator
4Clicks users now have access to the first-ever publication to address the cost of all aspects of maintaining a facility: maintenance and repair, preventive maintenance, general maintenance, and complete details about the cost and repair frequencies of thousands of work items.
The cost data provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects of buildings and grounds, from preventive maintenance schedules on large boilers, to replacing fire hydrants, to resurfacing parking lots.
What you’ll find inside:
Assembly costs are arranged in the convenient UNIFORMATII numbering system and include corrective maintenance and repairs as well as preventive maintenance.
Unit costs for general maintenance include exterior landscape maintenance and interior janitorial cleaning tasks. All items include bare costs, in-house costs, and outside contractor costs.
4Clicks CMO selected for NIBS National BIM Standard Planning Committee4Clicks CMO, Peter Cholakis is elected Chair of NBIMS.US.3.0 (National BIM Standard) Terminology Committee.
4Clicks CMO selected for NIBS National BIM Standard Planning Committee
4Clicks CMO, Peter Cholakis is elected Chair of NBIMS.US.3.0 (National BIM Standard) Terminology Committee and to serve on U.S. Planning Committee.
4Clicks Estimating with RSMeans™ Training Class4Clicks introduces its first “4Clicks Estimating with RSMeans™” class.
4Clicks Estimating with RSMeans™ Training Class
4Clicks introduces its first “4Clicks Estimating with RSMeans” class.
Virtual Classes4Clicks begins offering classes online.
Learn from the experts without leaving your office with 4Clicks VIRTUAL training.
4Clicks Wins USACE Ft. Worth Contract4Clicks wins Ft. Worth District solicitation for a Job Order Contracting Unit Price Book (UPB), Technical Specifications, and Software.
4Clicks Wins USACE Ft. Worth Contract
4Clicks wins Ft. Worth District solicitation for a Job Order Contracting Unit Price Book (UPB), Technical Specifications, and Software. 4Clicks technology will support JOC programs at Corpus Christi Army Depot, TX, Fort Bliss, TX, Fort Hood, TX, Fort Polk, LA, Fort Sam Houston, TX and White Sands Missile Range, NM.
e4Clicks Getting Started Class4Clicks introduces its first “e4Clicks Getting Started Class” class.
e4Clicks Getting Started Class
4Clicks introduces its first “e4Clicks Getting Started Class” class.
4Clicks supports over 85% of USAFOver 85% of CONUS USAF bases use e4Clicks Project Estimator to support SABER and other IDIQ construction.
4Clicks supports over 85% of USAF
4Clicks reaches a major milestone as more and more USAF bases recognize the importance of standardized best practices, transparency, and collaboration. Over 85% of CONUS USAF bases use e4Clicks Project Estimator to support SABER and other IDIQ construction procurement and delivery methods. Air Force teams, working with their supporting contractors and AEs, are able to get more projects completed on-time and on-schedule.
Katie Cassidy joins 4ClicksKatie Cassidy, Creative Coordinator, joins the 4Clicks team
Katie Cassidy joins 4Clicks
Katie joins 4Clicks as the Creative Coordinator. She received both her undergraduate and graduate degrees in Business Administration from the University of Wyoming. She brings a new perspective to the 4Clicks team as she is new to the industry. Katie’s experience includes her work in both the nonprofit and for profit sectors. She has experience in special event planning, grants, annual fund campaigns, marketing, business development, planning, and strategy.
4Clicks attends National BIM Conference4Clicks attends and exhibits at NIBS / NBIMS / bSa
4Clicks attends National BIM Conference
4Clicks participates in national forum for Building Information Management and highlights need to focus upon standardized “best practices” for cost estimating and life-cycle management of the built environment.
First Introduction to Architectural Estimating Training Class!Join the 4Clicks team to take your estimating skills to the next level!
First Introduction to Architectural Estimating Training Class!
This training is for every e4Clicks user! This is an opportunity to hone and perfect your estimating skills. Join us for a two-day course as we guide you through the process of estimation using e4Clicks Projects Estimator. You will walk away from this class confident in your estimating skills! (Learn more)
Ryan Brown joins 4ClicksRyan Brown, Account Manager, joins the 4Clicks team
Ryan Brown joins 4Clicks
Ryan Brown joins the 4Clicks Sales team. Ryan knows how to put the customer first and understands the value of providing great service and value. Ryan brings a passion and energy to the sales team, as well as years of experience in sales and marketing.
Belinda Brown joins 4ClicksBelinda Brown, Director of Marketing Communications, joins the 4Clicks team
Belinda Brown joins 4Clicks
Belinda is bringing with her years of project management, marketing and strategic planning experience, as well as almost 10 years in education. Belinda will lead the 4Clicks Marketing team by managing our company’s brand and image. They are going to get our message out to the world. Get ready to see exciting things via social media, emails, newsletters and events.
USDOE awards 4Clicks 5 Year ContractThe United States Department of Energy awards a 5 year contract to 4Clicks
USDOE awards 4Clicks 5 Year Contract
The United States Department of Energy awards a 5 year contract for e4Clicks to be their estimating software for their Project Management group
New Electrical Estimating Class Begins4Clicks announces the addition of: Introduction to Electrical Estimating Class
New Electrical Estimating Class Begins
Our newest estimating class: Introduction to Electrical Estimating, took place in Las Vegas, NV in February. For more information about this class, please see our training page.
The FAA selects e4Clicks for EstimatingThe FAA select e4Clicks as their cost estimating tool
The FAA selects e4Clicks for Estimating
We are delighted to have the Federal Aviation Administration choose e4Clicks as their estimating software!
4Clicks awarded U.S. Patent!4Clicks gets issued a U.S. Patent for Storing Application Data with a Unique ID
4Clicks awarded U.S. Patent!
Invention STORING APPLICATION DATA WITH A UNIQUE ID ~ Patent No. 9,053,117
4Clicks was issued a Patent for Storing Application Data (3528-P10980US). We have been striving hard for the past five (5) years to develop truly unique cloud computing applications to assist our clients reach the next levels of productivity, collaboration, and transparency. Ceasel, or cloud cost estimating system embeds the capabilities of this Patent and several other unique features. Archiving information is different from processing information and having historical information available real-time. The ability to see information from virtually any point in time, including all subsequent changes (who changed what, when, and how) is extremely powerful and valuable. This is what our new Patent is all about.
4Clicks Signs 3 Year Agreement4Clicks Signs 3 Year Agreement with RSMeans™ by The Gordian Group™
4Clicks Signs 3 Year Agreement
One year after RSMeans™ was acquired by The Gordian Group™, 4Clicks and The Gordian Group sign a 3 year agreement for 4Clicks to continue being a reseller of RSMeans Data.
4Clicks Celebrates 15 Year Anniversary!4Clicks is 15 years old!
4Clicks Celebrates 15 Year Anniversary!
4Clicks is honored to be in business and serving our customers for 15 years. We are so grateful for the strong, enduring relationships we have developed over the years, and all of the new ones afforded to us when we earn a new customer’s business!