Trimble acquires Gehry Technologies

Trimble acquires Gehry Technologies


US, September 9, 2014: Trimble has acquired Gehry Technologies, the software and consulting services business of Frank Gehry, to develop on-site construction technologies.

Based in Los Angeles, Gehry Technologies is an AEC technology company that provides design and project management solutions, consulting services and project collaboration software tools. Gehry Technologies solutions include GTeam software, a Web-based 3D file management and project collaboration platform, building information modelling (BIM) technology as well as advanced project delivery services for leading owners, architects, engineers, builders, fabricators and industry professionals worldwide. The solutions allow customers of all sizes to communicate more effectively, improve design and construction quality, and accelerate project cycle times.

Gehry Technologies' consulting services aid in the design, execution and management of the build environment. With a globally distributed team of architects, engineers, builders and computer scientists, the company delivers solutions that define and optimise project delivery processes and tools, enabling creative architecture with integrated engineering, high-precision fabrication and assembly, and improved risk management.

Gehry Technologies will be part of Trimble's Engineering and Construction segment. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Source: Trimble