(MENAFN Press) Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading company dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure, recently announced that it was named "The Company of the Year" at the Construction Computing Awards 2013 (also known as The Hammers) program “ marking the second year in a row that Bentley has achieved this recognition. Bentley further announced that SpecWave Composer “ Bentley's specification creation, control, and compliance software “ received the top award in the "One to Watch Product" category, which acknowledged new products launched in 2013 that are going to become "big" in the next 12 months. Bentley also was named runner-up in the "Architectural Software Product of the Year" category for GenerativeComponents, "Document and Content Management Product of the Year" category for ProjectWise, and "Mobile Technology of the Year" category for Field Supervisor
Sponsored by Construction Computing magazine in the U.K., the Construction Computing Awards, which are now in their 8th year, showcase and acknowledge technology, tools, and solutions for the effective design, construction, maintenance, and modification of commercial buildings, residential and social housing, and civil engineering projects of all sizes. The winners are selected by Construction Computing magazine's readership, which includes IT professionals in construction, product, project design and service companies, and a panel of influential industry experts that judges the project categories
David Chadwick, editor, CAD User and Construction Computing “ U.K., said, "Bentley's "Company of the Year" award win for a second straight year is further evidence of this company's steadfast commitment to providing innovative products and services to the construction industry that address both project and infrastructure performance. Recent examples previewed at Bentley's recent Year in Infrastructure Conference in London include not only SpecWave Composer, but also ProjectWise Construction Work Package Server for managing the lifecycle of construction work packages and Bentley CONNECT services for connecting project participants in cloud and hybrid environments. A shared capability of Bentley offerings is information mobility for collaboration, achieved through B/IM “ Bentley's advancement of the reach and benefits of BIM. On behalf of the entire Construction Computing staff, I congratulate Bentley on this latest recognition."
Commenting on the awards, Huw Roberts, Bentley Vice President, Platform Advantage, said "It's truly an honor to be recognized by the readership of Construction Computing, and we thank them for their vote of confidence. We also thank the editorial staff of Construction Computing for doing a superior job of encouraging these IT professionals in construction to explore and consider the adoption of innovations like our B/IM advancement that supports collaborative BIM and helps the thousands of moving parts in construction to work as one, reducing risk and improving profitability for owners and contractors alike.
He continued, "We proudly accept this award on behalf of not only all of our colleagues but also all of our construction users around the world, who innovatively apply our products to accomplish great things in project and asset lifecycles.
For additional information about the Construction Computing Awards 2013, visit www.constructioncomputingawards.co.uk