Leading Japanese engineering company extends long-term partnership with Intergraph
HUNTSVILLE, Ala., July 20, 2011 — (PRNewswire) — Toyo Engineering Corporation (TOYO), a Japan-based engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company, has standardized on Intergraph®SmartPlant® Enterprise solutions, including SmartPlant 3D, SmartPlant Foundation and SmartPlant Materials. TOYO will implement the integrated suite of SmartPlant Enterprise solutions at its project execution centers globally.
TOYO sought to implement a leading engineering technology platform across its group of project execution centers in 16 countries around the world under its framework of Global Toyo. TOYO has been a longstanding customer of Intergraph, and the company decided to standardize on SmartPlant Enterprise, recognizing the advantages provided in SmartPlant Enterprise to improve its engineering efficiency and productivity. This is aligned with TOYO's strategic plan to support global project execution. The company will use Intergraph solutions in every engineering discipline, such as SmartPlant 3D for 3D design and SmartPlant Foundation for data and document management, as well as integration.
"We have been utilizing Intergraph solutions for a long time, and it is a natural progression to standardize on industry-leading SmartPlant Enterprise, including SmartPlant 3D, as our engineering technology platform across our offices globally," said Toshio Hayashi, Deputy General Manager of the IT Management and Control Unit at TOYO. "SmartPlant Enterprise will enable us to execute our engineering projects seamlessly under Global Toyo, while enhancing the safety, quality and productivity of our projects."
Gerhard Sallinger, Intergraph Process, Power & Marine President, said, "We are pleased that TOYO continues to choose Intergraph as its trusted technology partner. TOYO's decision to standardize on SmartPlant Enterprise reinforces Intergraph's leadership position in the EPC marketplace, and our integrated solutions will give TOYO opportunities to become more productive and competitive."
SmartPlant Enterprise offers a powerful portfolio of industry-leading, best-in-class design and data management solutions, enabling companies in the process, power and marine industries to capture integrated engineering knowledge at the enterprise level for the competitive advantage needed in today's and tomorrow's market. SmartPlant Enterprise's integrated suite of solutions enables proven productivity gains, improving engineering efficiency by up to 30 percent. This is why the majority of plants built worldwide are designed using Intergraph solutions.
The ARC Advisory Group, a leading industry analysis firm, ranked Intergraph the No. 1 overall engineering design 3D software and process engineering tools (PET) provider worldwide according to its PET Worldwide Outlook Market Analysis and Forecast through 2013.
For nearly 50 years since its founding in 1961, Toyo Engineering Corporation (TOYO) has implemented a wide range of projects on the global stage, mainly in the field of plant engineering, meeting various customers' needs in a flexible manner in terms of market, region, product and so forth under a variety of contract schemes. TOYO's mission is "Engineering for Sustainable Growth of
the Global Community", and the company offers comprehensive solutions that fully meet the various requirements of its clients while contributing globally to society. In all its fields of business, TOYO endeavours to be a trusted and long-term engineering partner to its clients, carrying out work in the most efficient manner under the framework of Global Toyo, consisting of its group companies located around the world. For more information, visit www.toyo-eng.co.jp.
Intergraph is the leading global provider of engineering and geospatial software that enables customers to visualize complex data. Businesses and governments in more than 60 countries rely on Intergraph's industry-specific software to organize vast amounts of data to make processes and infrastructure better, safer and smarter. The company's software and services empower customers to build and operate more efficient plants and ships, create intelligent maps, and protect critical infrastructure and millions of people around the world.
Intergraph operates through two divisions: Process, Power & Marine (PP&M) and Security, Government & Infrastructure (SG&I). Intergraph PP&M provides enterprise engineering software for the design, construction, operation and data management of plants, ships and offshore facilities. Intergraph SG&I provides geospatially powered solutions to the public safety and security, defense and intelligence, government, transportation, photogrammetry, and utilities and communications industries. Intergraph Government Solutions (IGS) is an independent subsidiary for SG&I's U.S. federal and classified business.
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