BTG IT & Consulting Announces Company Name Change to ALLPLAN Infrastructure

New name reflects commitment to the ALLPLAN family and the focus on the infrastructure market

Munich, November 21, 2017 – BTG IT & Consulting GmbH, a consulting and IT company that specializes in bridge engineering, has changed its name to ALLPLAN Infrastructure GmbH. The company has been acquired by ALLPLAN in March this year. The new company name signals that it is now part of the ALLPLAN family with a strong focus on the infrastructure market. The combination of ALLPLAN and ALLPLAN Infrastructure will provide best-in-class solutions and consulting services that allow engineers to further accelerate their innovations and optimize planning processes in terms of quality, timing and efficiency.

“With ALLPLAN Infrastructure we have an established technology leader with globally respected bridge engineers and software development specialists in our team. It’s a perfect portfolio fit to further expand our leadership in the engineering sector and set the pace in the industry”, explains Richard Brotherton, Managing Director at ALLPLAN. Dr. Vanja Samec, Managing Director at ALLPLAN Infrastructure GmbH adds: “With our specialized know-how about bridges together with high-end solutions for the engineering industry we are extremely well positioned to satisfy the needs of the infrastructure market.”

Perfect portfolio fit for the international infrastructure market

ALLPLAN Infrastructure has considerable experience and know-how in bridge modeling, analysis and design as well as in project consulting and software development. They have achieved substantial success worldwide in different areas of structural and civil engineering. The bridge experts have been involved in some stunning bridge project calculations around the globe including The Stone Cutters Bridge in Hong Kong, floating suspension bridges in Norway, the Sheikh Zayed Bridge in Abu Dhabi and many more. Their scope of work comprises calculation services for different bridge projects, consulting engineering for different types of bridge analysis (static, dynamic, linear, non-linear), construction engineering for different bridge construction methods as well as development and consulting for Allplan Engineering.

Allplan Engineering is the powerful BIM solution for infrastructure projects from ALLPLAN. Precise, free-form modeling with free-form reinforcements is based on the world’s leading Parasolid® modeling kernel from Siemens PLM Software. Integrated pre-stressing tendons, couplers, parametric PythonParts and sections along arbitrary curves enable highly automated modeling for engineers. Outstanding visualizations are possible through the integration of CineRender from MAXON, which show engineering projects in a unique and highly efficient way.

About ALLPLAN

ALLPLAN is a leading European vendor of open solutions for Building Information Modeling (BIM). For more than 50 years, we have been supporting the AEC industry with a pioneering software portfolio and playing a key role in promoting the digitalization of the building industry: innovative, geared to the requirements of customers - and with best “Made in Germany”quality. Our seamlessly integrated solutions place architects, engineers, facility managers, building owners and building contractors in the position to cooperate more accurately, flexibly and efficiently than ever. Our solutions are being used in 20 languages and 41 countries by over 190,000 users. Around 400 employees in eight countries continue to write our success story. As a strong subsidiary of the Nemetschek Group we contribute to the comprehensive competence and experience of a global leading group of construction software specialists.

For more information, visit: www.allplan.com