Real-Time Construction Accounting Software



Report Writer

(Professional & Enterprise Editions)


The BIS® Report Writer module allows users to easily create and save self-designed reports, enabling the creation of management reports tailored to unique business needs.

(Full-featured User-defineable reports can also be created by BIS® software engineers through BIS® custom report writing services.)


Report Writer Sample Screen


Edit or Create a New Report:

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Choose Report Fields:

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Choose Sort Fields:

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To Choose Report Conditions:

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Report Designer Sample Screen


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Report Writer Features

  • Custom step-by-step report generator and data transfer program
  • Creates and saves self-designed reports
  • Access to the Builder database is real-time
  • Relates parent, child and grandchild tables
  • Applies smart restrictions to the data
  • Horizontal or vertical transaction listings
  • Sorts report by selected fields
  • User defined functions to create fields which do not already exist
  • Subtotal and/or total on any numeric field
  • Creates unlimited number of reports for each company
  • Modify existing printables
  • Modify reports layouts
  • Import graphics
  • Add user created code to reports (BIS® Enterprise)


Report Writer Access

  • Accounts Payable & Receivable Journal
  • Applied Deposit Journal
  • Payroll Auxiliary Hours & Adjustments
  • Auxiliary Order
  • Bid Request Log
  • Billing Code Library
  • Cash Disbursements Journal
  • Cash Receipts Journal
  • Chart of Accounts
  • Closeout Submittal Log File
  • Companies
  • Contacts
  • Cost Code Library
  • Customer Contact & Information
  • Customer Deposit, Payments & Refund Ledger
  • Customer Ship to Address
  • Deficiency Notice Log File
  • Departments
  • Discount Schedules
  • Employee Information & Ledger
  • Equipment Information & Transaction
  • General Change Order Log File
  • General Journal, Ledger & Ledger Summary
  • Insurance Log File
  • Inventory Adjustment Journal
  • Inventory Item Information
  • Job Accounts Receivable
  • Job Budget
  • Job Cash Receipt
  • Job Change Order Detail & Header
  • Job Cost Ledger
  • Job Information
  • Job Production Expenses
  • Job Schedule of Values
  • Job Subcontract, Backcharges and Change Orders
  • Job Trade Information
  • Lien Release Log File
  • Macro Text
  • Meeting Minutes Log File
  • Plan & Punchlist Log File
  • Purchase Order
  • Recurring Accounts Payables & Receivables Header
  • Recurring Payroll Hours & Adjustments
  • Recurring Journal Entries Header
  • Report Codes
  • Request Information Log
  • Sales Persons
  • Sales Tax Code
  • Schedule of Values Change Orders
  • Ship Via
  • Subcontract Change Order Log
  • Subcontract Log File
  • Subjects Header
  • Submittal & Transmittal Log File
  • Terms
  • Union Information
  • Unit of Measure
  • Vendor Contact, Information & Ledger
  • Worker’s Compensation
  • And more...
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Builder Information System (BIS®) is the fast, flexible and scalable construction accounting software you need to grow your business. With 4 Editions, 18 modules and up to 3,000+ variations of reports, BIS® is construction software for any size company. BIS® supports AIA® billing, certified payroll reporting and accurate job costing information in real-time. Construction accounting should be profitable, not painful; that's why BIS® technology is light years ahead of the competition. BIS® job cost software will ensure that you maximize your time and money on the job, not on difficult to use construction software. If you need construction accounting software that goes far beyond generic accounting programs, then BIS® is the industry solution you need. Video: What is real time accounting?