For Immediate Release
Turner Construction Company Announces Agreement to Use Solibri Model Checker Software to Derive Greater Value from Building Information Models for the Benefit of its Projects and Clients
New York, NY USA, Scottsdale, AZ, and Helsinki, Finland December 9th, 2010. Solibri, Inc., a leading provider of rules-based Building Information Model (BIM) Analysis and Code Checking solutions for the built environment, today announced an agreement with Turner Construction Company for their use of Solibri software nationwide to support the enhancement of Turner’s BIM Quality Assurance, 5D Quantity Take-off, and 3D Clash Detection capabilities.
Jonathan Widney, CEO of Solibri LLC (the US HQ of Solibri) says, “Forming a relationship with Turner has been a priority for me. We value the relationship with Turner. They are at the forefront of BIM use and collaboration in the building industry, and as an early BIM adopter they continue to push for greater innovation that adds immediate value to their clients. Solibri is committed to being a good partner to them and the industry in the development of leading edge tools that enhance and improve design and construction processes.”
James P. Barrett, National Director of Integrated Building Solutions at Turner says “with a portfolio of more than 200 BIM projects with a construction value of $30 billion, we have chosen to maintain a software ‘agnostic’ approach to BIM. This enables us to seek out the most efficient and effective tool to achieve the desired result for our clients. Solibri is a BIM tool that supports the continued advancement of our company’s BIM capabilities.”
About Turner Construction Company
Turner Construction Company is one of the leading construction companies in BIM implementation for the design, pre-construction, construction, and operational phases of a building or facility. Turner is dedicated to staying abreast of emerging technologies and innovative construction practices. The company has experienced a 100% increase in the utilization of BIM on its projects over the past year.
Solibri, Inc. is the global leader in BIM quality assurance and quality control, providing out of the box tools for BIM validation, compliance control, design process coordination, design review, analysis, and code checking. Solibri’s corporate mission is to provide quality assurance solutions that improve the quality of BIM files and make the entire design process more productive and the construction process more cost effective. Solibri’s customers include major building owners, construction companies, architects and engineering firms in more than 60 countries.
|Solibri, LLC |
|The Turner Corporation |
James P. Barrett
National Director Integrated Building Solutions
New York, NY