22-Apr-2020 03:37:15

Asite Appointed as Common Data Environment Solution for VolkerWessels UK

Posted by Rachel Carey on 22-Apr-2020 03:37:15
Rachel Carey

 

Asite’s multi-year contract will see them work across the portfolio of UK arm of VolkerWessels UK’s projects.

 

London, United Kingdom (April 2020) – Asite has been appointed as the Common Data Environment Solution for the UK arm of the VolkerWessels Group.

Following a number of successful partnerships on different projects with VolkerWessels UK, the leading multidisciplinary contractor has chosen Asite as its Common Data Environment Solution to work on all upcoming projects across the organization and its different businesses.

This contract will see Asite work on a range of different activities for VolkerWessels UK over a three-year period.

 

Rob Clifton, Asite SVP for the UK and Europe, said:

“We are proud that VolkerWessels UK’s projects have performed so well using the Asite platform, providing them with high-quality project management solutions, that they have now chosen to adopt Asite for the entire business. This decision is a ringing endorsement for our platform and demonstrates the need for cloud-based solutions in today’s environment.

As we continue working on our vision to help the world build better, we are excited to continue working on the varied construction and infrastructure development projects VolkerWessels UK is so well known for.”

 

VolkerWessels UK use Asite to Help Construct Airports and Highway Infrastructure

 

Lewis Osborne, IT Project Manager for VolkerWessels UK, said:

“Asite has demonstrated that they are a very capable partner. They have provided us with excellent consultancy and a brilliant piece of software that has helped us to digitize many of our workflows and document related processes within a truly collaborative environment.

We’re in the infancy of our journey with Asite but expect this partnership to continue to bear fruit far into the future as we look to roll out more of what Asite has to offer on its platform.”

 

Asite has worked with VolkerWessels UK to create a platform which allows the company to collate, manage and disseminate project information across multi-disciplined teams throughout the project lifecycle.

VolkerWessels UK is also exploring the use of Asite’s Tender Management and Defect Management solutions across their projects. Its adoption of the platform allows the it to use a scalable system which can grow with the business.

 


About Asite

Asite’s vision is to connect people and help the world build better.

Asite’s platform enables organizations working on large capital projects to come together, plan, design, and build with seamless information sharing across the entire supply chain.

Asite SCM is our supply chain management solution, which helps capital project owners and Tier-1 contractors to integrate and manage their extended supply chain for delivering on capital projects. Asite PPM is our Project Portfolio Management solution, which gives you and your extended supply chain shared visibility of your capital projects. Together they enable organizations to build digital engineering teams that can deliver digital twins and just plain build better.

The company is headquartered in London’s Tech City and has regional offices in New York, Houston, Ft. Lauderdale, Dubai, Sydney, Hong Kong, and Ahmedabad (India).

For more information about Asite, please contact sales@asite.com

About VolkerWessels UK

VolkerWessels UK is a leading multidisciplinary contractor that delivers innovative engineering solutions across the civil engineering and construction sectors including rail, highways, airport, marine, energy, water, and environmental infrastructure.

The company employs c. 3000 staff across the country and brings together best practice through five business units: VolkerFitzpatrick, VolkerRail, VolkerStevin, VolkerHighways and VolkerLaser. These business units each have a long and successful heritage built on delivering quality and bespoke projects as well as providing specialist skills, plant and equipment.