COSCO Extends Partnership with Intergraph®

                  COSCO Extends Partnership with Intergraph®

Leading marine and offshore engineering and construction company chooses
next-generation SmartMarine® Enterprise to gain further competitive edge

PR Newswire

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Dec. 5, 2012

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Dec. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --COSCO Shipyard Group Co., Ltd.
(COSCO), a preferred partner for the world's leading shipping companies and
offshore oil service providers, has extended its five-year master agreement
with Intergraph^®. The agreement strengthens the strategic partnership between
COSCO and Intergraph and extends Intergraph's position within China's offshore

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COSCO has previously delivered numerous offshore projects using SmartMarine^®
Enterprise. With the greater software productivity, advanced quality designs
and a strong, local Intergraph technical support team, COSCO renewed the
long-term master agreement to expand applications and increase its competitive
edge using the SmartMarine Enterprise solution.

"We have been using Intergraph technology for many years, and we are pleased
to extend our long-term strategic relationship with Intergraph," said COSCO
officials. "We have achieved great success through the implementation of
SmartMarine Enterprise for our engineering projects, and we are confident that
SmartMarine Enterprise will continue to deliver tremendous value to our

"Since first implementing SmartMarine 3D in 2006, COSCO Shipyard Group has
seen significant gains in productivity and quality through the use of our
next-generation, rule-driven offshore and shipbuilding design solution," said
Gerhard Sallinger, Intergraph Process, Power & Marine president. "Intergraph
is a long-standing, trusted partner in China, and we are pleased to see the
tremendous success COSCO is having with our solutions."

Welch Sun, general manager of Intergraph Process, Power & Marine in Greater
China, said, "Intergraph's talented staff combined with our excellent
solutions create more value for our customers. At any time and on any project,
Intergraph's technical staff will throw themselves into the implementation of
projects to support our customers. We are dedicated to fulfilling Intergraph's
'Rule No. 1': We will never let a customer down."

Intergraph's SmartMarine Enterprise is the world's most advanced, integrated
offshore and shipbuilding solution, driving improvements in design efficiency,
production schedule, handover, and overall life-cycle cost control for
enhanced global competitiveness. Intergraph is a world leader in marine
structure design and data management, with SmartMarine Enterprise endorsed and
used by the world's leading offshore and marine companies, including the most
productive shipyard, the top offshore owner operator, the top fabrication
yard, and the top classification society in the world.

SmartMarine 3D is the world's most advanced offshore and shipbuilding design
solution, featuring breakthrough engineering technology that is
knowledge-based and rule-driven to improve delivery schedules, with increased
detail and manufacturing design productivity of up to 30 percent. SmartMarine
3D is endorsed and used by leading offshore and marine companies globally. To
learn more about SmartMarine 3D's capabilities for the offshore market, visit

The ARC Advisory Group, a leading industry analyst firm, ranked Intergraph as
the No. 1 overall worldwide provider of engineering design solutions for
industry according to its "Engineering Design Tools for Industry and
Infrastructure Worldwide Outlook Market Analysis and Forecast Through 2016."

Founded in June 2001, COSCO Shipyard Group Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of China
Ocean Shipping Company (COSCO), is a large enterprise group, specializing in
large vessel building, marine engineering construction and conversion, and
ship repair and building services. With locations including Dalian, Nantong,
Zhoushan, Guangdong Province, Shanghai and Lian Yungang and other places,
COSCO Shipyard Group offers large ship enterprises and ancillary services
enterprises that lead the domestic market and enjoy a high international
profile as well.

Built on professional services and modern management, COSCO Shipyard has
become the preferred partner for the world's top shipping companies and
offshore oil providers. For more information, visit

About Intergraph
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 business.

Intergraph is part of Hexagon (Nordic exchange: HEXA B;, a
leading global provider of design, measurement, and visualization technologies
that enable customers to design, measure and position objects, and process and
present data.

For more information, visit

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Hexagon. Intergraph and the Intergraph logo are registered trademarks of
Intergraph Corporation or its subsidiaries in the United States and in other
countries. Other brands and product names are trademarks of their respective

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