RIB Software SE signs a Phase-III-contract (No. 24 / 2017) with Implenia, the leading Swiss construction and construction services company
Stuttgart, Germany, 17 August 2017. RIB, the world’s leading provider of 5D BIM Big Data technology for the construction industry, today announced the conclusion of a Phase-III-contract with Implenia, the leading Swiss construction and construction services company with a strong position in the German, Austrian and Scandinavian infrastructure market. This agreement is already the third Phase-III-contract, which could be concluded in the current calendar year.
Guido Schmidt, CIO of Implenia, comments the conclusion of the contract: "Based on a comprehensive evaluation process and due to the innovative web-based technology as well as the end-to-end 5D approach of iTWO 4.0, we decided to choose the RIB enterprise solution. With iTWO, we have found an integrated software solution that meets our requirements for a model-based project management solution. We are convinced that the iTWO technology will enable us to further increase the added value in the execution of our projects. In addition, as part of a technology partnership with RIB, we will jointly contribute our comprehensive know-how in the further development of iTWO 4.0 in selected areas and in return benefit from a tool, tailored to our needs."
"We are very pleased that once again one of the leading major European construction companies has chosen the iTWO technology. The technology partnership with Implenia is the basis for us to position iTWO 4.0 in Switzerland in the future. In addition, we expect that our cooperation with Implenia will enable us to further improve the iTWO technology for innovative construction companies. We are delighted to have found a strong technology partner with Implenia, which has the same visions about the future of construction," says Michael Sauer, Executive Board Member of RIB Group.
Implenia builds on and under the earth. From tunnels to towers, from roads to houses, we build just about anything – but that's not all: if required Implenia will also look after and manage a building for as long as it stands. In everything it does Implenia works hard not only to achieve economic success, but also to live up to its responsibilities to society and the environment. Implenia is active both nationally and internationally and is listed on the Swiss stock market (SIX Swiss Exchange, IMPN, CH0023868554). The company has its headquarters in Dietlikon near Zurich. Implenia employs more than 9,000 people and in 2016 posted turnover of around CHF 3.3 billion.