SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

May 20, 2008 08:01 ET

2D vs. 3D in Plant Design: Survey Highlights, a Feature of "Industry Today" on Industrialinfo.com

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - May 20, 2008) - Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) will host Bentley Systems, Incorporated (Exton, Pennsylvania) as its special guest Tuesday, May 20, 2008, as part of the weekly "Industry Today" online webcast. Bentley Systems provides software for the lifecycle of the world's infrastructure. The company's comprehensive portfolio for the building, plant, civil and geospatial verticals spans architecture, engineering, construction (AEC) and operations.

Daratech Incorporated, a leading provider of information technology market research and technology assessment, recently conducted a "2D vs. 3D" study for Bentley Systems to determine user opinion of 3D-enabled software in plant design. Employing more than 2,400 colleagues globally, Bentley is the leading provider of AEC software to the Engineering News-Record Top Design Firms and major owner-operators, and was named the world's No. 2 provider of GIS/geospatial software solutions in a Daratech research study. The Daratech study found that 3D plant design systems brought tangible and immediate benefits to smaller companies.

In this special segment of "Industry Today," join Daratech CEO Charles Foundyller, along with the host of "Industry Today," to learn more about the 2D vs. 3D study, along with some of the highlights including:

--  Project Productivity Savings: Over 50% gain!
--  Success in Winning Larger Projects: 55% say they are
    now successful using 3D.
--  Competitive Edge:  57% believe that if they are not 3D
    enabled in three years, they won't be competitive.
--  The main challenges in moving to 3D
--  What software is predominately being used for 3D design
    

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