Trimble has acquired the assets of privately held Accubid Systems based in Concord, Ontario, Canada.
Trimblehas acquired the assets of privately
heldAccubid Systems based in Concord, Ontario,
is a leading provider of estimating, project management and service management
software and services for electrical and mechanical contractors.
family of software products
allow electrical and mechanical contractors to analyze their estimates in great
detail including CAD-based estimating and takeoff and then export the data into
project management, accounting and procurement applications. The
acquisition of Accubid broadens Trimble’s industry leading "BIM to
field" solutions for mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) contractors
to automate project estimating and management, modeling, detailing, layout and
“BIM collaboration processes are transforming
the way building construction projects are planned, managed and executed,” said
Pat Bohle, general manager of Trimble's Building Construction Division. “Combining Accubid’s
deep understanding of the electrical and mechanical trades and their detail
rich application data with Trimble’s field solutions will provide contractors
additional tools to become more productive, efficient and prepared to
meet the demands of the industry in the future.”
The Accubid business
will be reported as part of the Engineering and Construction segment.
terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
Trimble Acquires Accubid Assets
August 16, 2010