Recall in the introductory chapter that Works Manager Online serves two main purposes, and we have so far dealt with its purpose as a public engagement blog. The second purpose is as a project monitoring tool, which is the primary design focus of the site and the focus of this chapter.
To access the project monitoring features of Works Manager Online, you must be registered as a user on the site because these features are exclusive to staff of DLS who are tasked with monitoring, generating and submitting reports on the progress of the contracts.
You must however be registered as a user on the site to expose the features. The registration process and related tasks are described in the following sections.