Veca Electric & Technologies is a major contractor for commercial construction, industrial utility, refinery, transportation infrastructure, and structured cabling. Veca has been around since 1947 and has since grown to become a trusted company, spanning 5 locations in Washington. Veca has established a positive reputation among many large companies who use there services in the Puget Sound area.
Reduce unnecessary content
Refine information architecture
5 people were guided through usability tests
Identifying pain points was then made
Top 4 competitor websites were analyzed
Heuristic evaluation was made
Mockup of new design
1) Some modifications included adding consistency within page layouts and replacing outdated styling. 2) Some of the vocabulary needed better clarification within the pages content as well as a reduction in length 3) Some of the growing content needed to be organized better such as the portfolio which was becoming too extensive and needed to be divided for quicker referencing.
Replaced the homepage with landing page
Combined related short pages
Created a locations map
LOW FIDELITY WIREFRAMES
VECA is a company that has already built a solid reputation with many big name businesses as a go to company. This may be one reasons the process of updating their website was past overdue. During this time the logo was also in the process of being redesigned. I learned how much a logo can effect the styling decisions of a website. I also learned the importance of being concise with information so the visitor does not become overwhelmed.