LONDON, UK (PRWEB) September 04, 2013
McLaren Software, a leader in engineering document control and project collaboration solutions, announced today that Kentz Group has selected McLaren Software solutions as their global cloud document management software solution. McLaren FusionLive will be implemented for the Engineering, Human Resources and QA/QC divisions in September of 2013, and going forward will be leveraged for all current and future construction projects.
Kentz Group is a global provider of engineering and construction services with 14,500 employees. It has served a blue-chip client base, primarily in the oil and gas, petrochemical and mining/metals sectors for more than 90 years.
“After evaluating several vendors that offer document management solutions for the construction industry, we selected McLaren because of their solid reputation and experience in the oil & gas industry,” said Peter Tignini, Group Director of Project Controls at Kentz Group. “The cloud-based FusionLive solution has great functionality and user interface. It will help us manage our growing portfolio of global projects, whilst offering a single repository for internal documentation.”
McLaren FusionLive is a comprehensive, cloud-based project collaboration and document management solution that helps Owner Operators, EPC contractors and AEC (Architecture, Engineering and Construction) companies improve construction project safety, process consistency, visibility and efficiency by ensuring the consistency, accuracy and visibility of all project information. McLaren FusionLive enables Business Process Management, Program Management, Tender Management and integration with existing planning, project and finance systems.
McLaren FusionLive can be up and running in days with little or no IT support. Users can access engineering information from any web browser on PC, mobile phone or tablet without the need to download or install software.
Kentz is a global engineering specialist solutions provider, which serves a blue-chip client base primarily in the oil and gas, petrochemical and mining and metals sectors. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange. In the year ending December 2012, the company generated revenues of US$1.56 billion and profit before tax of US$104.8 million.
Kentz has over 14,500 employees in 30 countries. Its three main business lines are; Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) services, Construction, and Technical Support Services. It has a proven track record of delivering mechanical, electrical, controls and instrumentation engineering, construction and management services in some of the most remote locations on earth.
About McLaren Software – Engineering Document Control and Project Collaboration
McLaren, a division of Idox plc, provides information management solutions that secure and control asset information across the lifecycle from concept through to decommissioning.
We provide owner operators, EPCs, contractors and employees with the most robust source of critical asset information - their single source of truth. Our solutions are agile, easily scaled and adapted to evolving business needs. Our approach is always people led and process centric. We provide the user interfaces and support that accelerates adoption and improves the productivity of each and every team member.
From major capital projects and asset operations to construction projects and facilities management, McLaren information management solutions reduce risk and improve safety, profitability compliance and performance.
Supporting over 300,000 users in 50 countries, McLaren solutions are available in the cloud, on premise or privately hosted on the McLaren OnAir cloud infrastructure. Recently announced, McLaren Document Control Services is a comprehensive outsourced capital project document control solution comprised of a privately hosted cloud-based implementation of McLaren Enterprise plus experienced document controllers for a flexible, all-inclusive fee structure. http://www.mclarensoftware.com.
About IDOX plc
In addition to McLaren Software, quoted IDOX plc (LSE:IDOX) is a supplier of specialist document management collaboration solutions and services to the public sector in the UK and internationally.
Its Public Sector Software Division is the leading applications provider to UK local government for core functions relating to land, people and property, such as its market leading planning systems and election management software. Over 90 percent of UK local authorities are now customers. The Group provides public sector organizations with tools to manage information and knowledge, documents, content, business processes and workflow as well as connecting directly with the citizen via the web. In addition, IDOX also supplies decision support content such as grants and planning policy information as well as related specialist services.
The Group employs over 500 staff located in the UK, the USA, Europe, India and Australia. http://www.idoxgroup.com