DGAP-News: RIB Software AG: RIB signs iTWOcx Cloud Cooperation with Salini Impregilo for the Sydney 'Skytrain Contract'

DGAP-News: RIB Software AG: RIB signs iTWOcx Cloud Cooperation with Salini 
Impregilo for the Sydney 'Skytrain Contract'

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RIB Software AG: RIB signs iTWOcx Cloud Cooperation with Salini
Impregilo for the Sydney 'Skytrain Contract'

27.03.2014 / 15:57


27-03- 2014

RIB signs iTWOcx Cloud Cooperation with Salini Impregilo for the Sydney
"Skytrain Contract"

Stuttgart, Germany, 27 March 2014. Italian construction giant Salini
Impregilo (SI), through its local JV (ISJV), has selected RIB iTWOcx Cloud
to be the Document Management and Collaboration Platform for the "Skytrain
Contract". This is the first phase in what promises to be a strong
partnership with the intention that Salini will become a key RIB technology
partner. This project is to design and build the "Skytrain" viaduct and
other surface construction works of the North West Rail Link in Sydney.

iTWOcx Cloud from RIB (formerly known as ProjectCentre) is being used by
all those who work on the project and is the Document Management and
Project Communication solution. The integration of iTWOcx Cloud to the
TfNSW core systems will provide an elegant and user-friendly project
collaboration and information sharing platform for the ISJV project. SI are
also keen to exploit other capabilities of the iTWO platform.

The ISJV contract, worth approximately AU$ 340 million, equivalent to EUR
220 million, will extend over a total distance of approximately 6.2 km and
will include a 4.6 km viaduct and a 270m long cable-stayed railway bridge
over a major arterial road.

The North West Rail Link is Australia's largest public transport
infrastructure project currently under construction and the biggest public
transport project in Sydney since construction of the world-famous Sydney
Harbour Bridge almost one century ago.

The NWRL project includes eight new railway stations and 4,000 commuter car
parking spaces and is expected to open to customers before the end of 2019.
It is Australia's first fully-automated rapid transit rail system and the
first stage of a new rapid transit network for Sydney.

Thomas Wolf, CEO and Chairman of RIB Software AG says "The partnership with
such a high profile and good reputation construction company as SI is both
strategically important and very pleasing for RIB ANZ."

Sanjay Sivanandan, President of RIB Asia Pacific & Middle East stated "We
are deploying all our Global resources to assure that the ISJV initiative
is a showcase for the world leading iTWOcx capability. We are pleased
iTWOcx is rapidly emerging as the industry best-practice standard."

About Salini Impregilo
Salini Impregilo is an industrial group specialising in the construction of
major, complex projects, a dynamic Italian company able to compete with
leading global players. Operating in over 50 countries with over 31,000
employees, a turnover of around EUR 4 billion and a backlog of EUR 29
billion, Salini Impregilo is a global player in the construction sector and
the leading global infrastructure company in the water segment. The Group
bases its activities on a strong passion for construction which is
reflected in its wealth of international projects. Dams and hydroelectric
plants, hydraulic works, railways and metro systems, airports and
motorways, civil and industrial buildings are the sectors in which the
Group has been operating in for over 100 years.
 About the RIB Group
RIB Software AG is an innovator in the construction industry. The company
designs, develops, and offers iTWO technology for the construction industry
worldwide. iTWO is the world's first Cloud-based Big Data BIM 5D enterprise
solution for construction industry. Since its inception in 1961, RIB
Software AG has been the pioneer in construction innovation, exploring and
bringing in new technology, new thinking and a new working method to
enhance construction productivity, and transforming the construction
industry into the most advanced and digitalized industry in the 21st
century. RIB is headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany, and has been listed on
the Prime Standard Frankfurt Stock Exchange since 2011. With about 600
talents located in over 30 offices worldwide, RIB serves 100,000 clients
including construction contractors, developers, owners, investors and
governments, in the field of building construction, infrastructure, EPC
sector, etc.

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