FUKUI COMPUTER Partners with Bentley Systems to Promote Digital Transformation in Japan’s Infrastructure Field
FUKUI COMPUTER, Inc (Head Office: Sakai City, Fukui Prefecture; President: Tadashi Sugita), the CAD vendor for the construction industry, has entered into a strategic partnership with Bentley Systems (Head Office: Exton, Pennsylvania, USA; CEO: Greg Bentley), the infrastructure engineering software company, to accelerate the adoption of digital workflows in the Japanese construction industry and support the promotion of digital transformation (DX) in the infrastructure field.
This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20221006005805/en/
In Japan, there are concerns about the increasing shortage of labor in the infrastructure field, which is impacting the ability to take measures to mitigate aging infrastructure. This situation is further aggravated by the intensification and frequent occurrence of natural disasters. To help combat this, FUKUI COMPUTER will leverage the Bentley iTwin platform to augment its cloud-based data sharing service CIMPHONY Plus with 3D/4D visualization, simulation, and digital twin capabilities. The company will launch a digital solution that supports the entire infrastructure lifecycle, spanning project management, design, construction, and maintenance. FUKUI COMPUTER will also launch TREND ROAD Designer for road design, a new 3D application that will leverage Bentley’s OpenRoads Designer, an industry standard for road concept, design, construction, and operations.
By entering into this strategic partnership, FUKUI COMPUTER will provide solutions for digital transformation (DX) in the infrastructure field promoted by the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT), leveraging Bentley’s cutting-edge digital technology. The partnership aims to contribute to the improvement of productivity in the construction industry by introducing and utilizing 3D and digital twin solutions in the design, construction, and maintenance management sectors under the i-Construction and BIM/CIM strategy promoted by MLIT.
Carsten Gerke, senior vice president of strategic channels with Bentley Systems, said, “Collaborating with FUKUI COMPUTER benefits all parties. End users will benefit from cutting-edge, world-class digital technology and trusted local expertise. Bentley will address the demanding Japanese infrastructure market and i-Construction regulations through the market leader in Japan, while FUKUI COMPUTER will provide the most innovative digital twin solutions to dramatically improve the construction industry in Japan.”
Tadashi Sugita, president of FUKUI COMPUTER, said, “The strategic partnership with Bentley Systems will allow us to introduce cutting-edge digital technology to the ICT field in the construction industry in Japan. As a software company being trusted by the construction companies who support the infrastructure in local communities, we will strive to contribute to society by providing useful products and valuable support services.”
About Bentley Systems
Bentley Systems (Nasdaq: BSY) is the infrastructure engineering software company. We provide innovative software to advance the world’s infrastructure – sustaining both the global economy and environment. Our industry-leading software solutions are used by professionals, and organizations of every size, for the design, construction, and operations of roads and bridges, rail and transit, water and wastewater, public works and utilities, buildings and campuses, mining, and industrial facilities. Our offerings include MicroStation-based applications for modeling and simulation, ProjectWise for project delivery, AssetWise for asset and network performance, Seequent’s leading geo-professional software portfolio, and the iTwin platform for infrastructure digital twins. Bentley Systems employs more than 4,500 colleagues and generates annual revenues of approximately $1 billion in 186 countries.
About FUKUI COMPUTER, Inc
FUKUI COMPUTER, Inc develops and sells CAD-related products to surveying companies, civil engineering construction companies, and agencies responsible for public works projects for each phase of infrastructure construction, including surveying, design, construction, and maintenance. We are proud of our industry-leading track record, with approximately 40,000 companies in Japan. In recent years, the government has been promoting “i-Construction”, which aims to increase productivity using ICT. Technologies such as 3D laser scanning, drone survey, and automatic control of construction equipment using GNSS are rapidly becoming popular. We aim to support these new technologies with software to improve productivity in the entire industry.
About the Bentley iTwin Platform
The Bentley iTwin platform is an open, scalable cloud platform that enables development teams to build applications that create, visualize, and analyze digital twins of infrastructure assets. Applications built on the Bentley iTwin platform allow users to incorporate engineering data created by diverse design tools into a living digital twin, aligning it with reality modeling and other associated data without disrupting current tools or processes. The platform also enables the visualization and tracking of all changes, including changes in real-world conditions from drones and IoT-connected sensors. The Bentley iTwin platform facilitates solutions to provide actionable insights for decision-makers across the complete asset lifecycle. The Bentley iTwin platform is the foundation for applications ‘powered by iTwin’ and digital twin solutions created by Bentley and its strategic co-venturers, digital integrators, system integrators, independent software vendors, and software developers.
© 2022 Bentley Systems, Incorporated. Bentley, the Bentley logo, AssetWise, iTwin, MicroStation, OpenRoads, OpenRoads Designer, ProjectWise, and Seequent are either registered or unregistered trademarks or service marks of Bentley Systems, Incorporated or one of its direct or indirect wholly owned subsidiaries. All other brands and product names are trademarks of their respective owners.
To view this piece of content from cts.businesswire.com, please give your consent at the top of this page.
FUKUI COMPUTER Press Contact:
FUKUI COMPUTER, Inc
5-6 Isobe Fukusho, Maruoka-cho, Sakai City, Fukui Prefecture
Contact Form: https://hd.fukuicompu.co.jp/contact/general.php
Bentley Systems Press Contact:
Yifeng Matsukawa, Tel. 03-4570-6750
Follow us on Twitter:
About Business Wire
Subscribe to releases from Business Wire
Subscribe to all the latest releases from Business Wire by registering your e-mail address below. You can unsubscribe at any time.
Latest releases from Business Wire
LumiThera Receives Notice of Award for National Eye Institute Grant to Support a 3 rd Year Extension to LIGHTSITE III, the U.S. Multi-Center Clinical Trial for Treating Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration27.9.2023 17:28:00 CEST | Press release
LumiThera Inc., a medical device company commercializing a photobiomodulation (PBM) treatment for ocular disorders and disease, today announced it is a recipient of a small business innovative research (SBIR) phase II grant from the National Institute of Health (NIH) and the division of the National Eye Institute (NEI) of up to $2.3M in funding over two years. The NIH/NEI grant supports an open-label human clinical trial in U.S. intermediate dry age-related macular degeneration (dry AMD) subjects that participated in the pivotal LIGHTSITE III trial. LIGHTSITE IIIB will treat patients for 4 rounds of treatment over fourteen months. Sham patients in the previous study will be able to cross over and begin PBM treatment. The LIGHTSITE IIIB extension trial follows the successfully completed LIGHTSITE III trial, which showed a sustained, mean increase in best corrected vision acuity (BCVA) letter score of >5.0 letters from baseline at the 13- and 24-month timepoints (p < 0.0001) using the Co
XPENG Shipped 750 Vehicles to Israel, Coming Closer to G9 and P7's Launch in October27.9.2023 16:02:00 CEST | Press release
XPENG (NYSE: XPEV and HKEX: 9868), a leading smart electric vehicle company, today announced that it has shipped 750 vehicles for the Israeli market, marking this the largest single batch of export this year. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20230927239985/en/ Hey XPENG, navigate to Israel! (Photo: Business Wire) The batch left the Guangzhou Port after the conclusion of a ceremony that included local customs officials and port representatives. “We're very grateful for the support of our partners and the local customs officials as we take a significant step toward launching in Israel," said Eric Xu, VP of International Markets, XPENG. "With the help of our local partner, Freesbe, the launch of our smart EVs is just around the corner—and we can't wait." The two models expected to be available in Israel, XPENG P7 and XPENG G9, have also been adapted to meet the preferences of local drivers. Together with Freesbe, wi
SoftServe Debuts Sage, the AI Pathfinder, at Money20/2027.9.2023 15:03:00 CEST | Press release
SoftServe, a premier IT consulting and digital services provider, will debut Sage, the AI Pathfinder, a financial intelligence consultant powered by Generative AI using NVIDIA Avatar Cloud Engine (ACE), at Money20/20 USA. Attendees can interact with the immersive experience offering financial decisioning and education at booth #13117 starting Oct. 22. Sage, the AI Pathfinder, is enhanced with a customized ChatGPT module combined with visual avatars and dynamic content. It features real-time information processing for interactive decision-making to offer personalized financial recommendations. Financial wellness is a struggle for 58% of Americans living paycheck to paycheck. Only 51% have more emergency savings than credit card debt. “A lack of financial literacy is a big part of this problematic equation,” said Filippa Noghani, AVP of Marketing at SoftServe and NYC Fintech Women Board Member. “Generative AI technologies create promising educational opportunities, especially for millenn
PPG’s COLORFUL COMMUNITIES program marks 500th project with makeover at Carnegie Science Center in Pittsburgh27.9.2023 15:00:00 CEST | Press release
PPG (NYSE:PPG) today announced the completion of its 500th COLORFUL COMMUNITIES® project – a colorful and transformational makeover at Carnegie Science Center in Pittsburgh. More than 80 volunteers marked the milestone by creating science-themed murals and applying fresh paint and color in learning spaces around the center. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20230927335327/en/ PPG volunteers completed the 500th COLORFUL COMMUNITIES® project at the Carnegie Science Center in Pittsburgh, kicking off a month-long, worldwide celebration. (Photo: Business Wire) Completion of the 500th Colorful Communities project kicks off a month-long, worldwide celebration of the volunteers, community partners and individuals who have helped to bring color and brightness to PPG communities. From China to the Netherlands, additional projects are planned across the world to mark the milestone. “When we launched the Colorful Communities
Syntropy Announces Collaboration with Evidium to Advance Data-Centric Healthcare27.9.2023 15:00:00 CEST | Press release
Today, Syntropy, a partnership between Merck and Palantir Technologies Inc., announced a collaboration with Evidium, a developer of a healthcare platform that enables AI use in a responsible, reliable, and referenceable manner. The organizations will make end-to-end medical knowledge more computational and improve data quality for clinical research and practice. The coalition will be facilitated through Syntropy’s secure data collaboration platform. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20230927301328/en/ Evidium’s Referenced AI platform will play a key role in transforming narrative-form information into AI-ready knowledge at the elemental level. This will allow clinical data to be disseminated and utilized with unprecedented scale and precision. Syntropy’s secure, collaborative ecosystem will enable researchers to review high-quality data, share insights, and apply their findings to clinical trials, helping to gener
In our pressroom you can read all our latest releases, find our press contacts, images, documents and other relevant information about us.Visit our pressroom