US: Bentley Systems has been named ‘the company of the year’ at the Construction Computing Awards 2013 (also known as The Hammers) programme – 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.
“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 BIM 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. 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,” said Huw Roberts, Bentley vice president.