• Press Release
  • October 11, 2017
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands

Arcadis enters global agreement with Autodesk to strengthen and expand its worldwide BIM capability

Amsterdam, Netherlands - The increased adoption of BIM software across Arcadis worldwide will result in smarter and faster project work, bringing more value and quality for clients, and ultimately, improving quality of life for citizens.

Arcadis continues to make significant investment in Building Information Modeling (BIM) technology through its strategic relationship with Autodesk, the leading 3D design, engineering and construction software company.

“We are 100% committed to implementing BIM in all project work we do for clients,” said Gerard Spans, chief information officer at Arcadis. “By scaling up our people, technology, process and data capability in BIM, we will establish ourselves as the industry go-to leader for BIM and the Digital Asset Lifecycle.”

The global BIM program enhances and digitizes the processes and collaboration for all stages of the asset lifecycle and remains a key priority for the company.

“BIM is changing the way assets are designed, built and managed,” said Callan Carpenter, vice president, global named accounts sales, Autodesk. “Arcadis is one of our most forward-thinking ecosystem partners, and we are pleased to continue strengthening our valued efforts with the firm, their people and clients.”

Arcadis currently implements BIM across a wide range of projects including Dubai Creek Harbor in the Middle East, HS2 in the UK, Amsterdam Schiphol Airport and France’s A85 and A11 highway in Europe and Metro Sydney in Australia. BIM is used across all of Arcadis’ operating regions including the global design excellence centers and architectural practice CallisonRTKL.

For more information about BIM and the Digital Asset Lifecycle at Arcadis, visit the website here or watch the video here.


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Contact details

Arcadis corporate communications
Jochem Binst
Head of Corporate Communications
Email: Jochem.binst@arcadis.com
Phone: +32 471202679

About Arcadis

Arcadis is the leading global Design & Consultancy firm for natural and built assets. Applying our deep market sector insights and collective design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services we work in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes throughout the lifecycle of their natural and built assets. We are 27,000 people active in over 70 countries that generate €3.3 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. www.arcadis.com

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