Autodesk has announced that it has completed the acquisition of CAiCE Software Corporation, a Florida-based developer that specializes in providing innovative survey, construction, and highway design software solutions to Departments of Transportation (DOT’s) and their consultants. The deal has closed September 26, 2002. Autodesk has also announced that it has formed the new Transportation Group within the Autodesk GIS Solutions Division. The new Transportation Group builds on the strength of CAiCE’s expertise to focus on delivering powerful visualization, survey, design, and workflow capabilities specific to highways, airports, railroads, and other transportation agencies and consultants in the public and private sector.
Alan Akman, former CEO of CAiCE Software Corporation, who was named Director of Industry Marketing – Transportation following the acquisition, will lead the group.