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Contact: Cristina Liggett
ModernTech AEC Solutions
1626 Downtown West Blvd.
Knoxville, TN 37919
ModernTech AEC Hosts Design in ’09 BIM Seminars
Knoxville, TN (May 14, 2009) – ModernTech AEC Solutions will host two seminars titled, “Design in ’09 – Federal Infrastructure Spending Builds BIM Opportunities.” The free seminars will take place in Atlanta, GA on June 2nd and in Jacksonville, FL on June 4th. Both events will run a half day from 9am to 1pm.
Duane Barrett and Joel Rosenbaum from Bentley Systems will present a review of ’09 Federal spending and the importance of implementing Building Information Modeling to secure government work. In addition, we will review how to locate these projects as the RFP’s are issued. Topics will include planned and government spending projected to enter BIM design and/or construction phases in ’09 and beyond as well as the benefits of Bentley BIM V8i and Hevacomp V8i.
Bentley BIM V8i:
This is the most comprehensive suite of software products ever assembled in a single release. Find out how V8i increases information quality, improves operational safety, reduces project costs, and shortens delivery times.
Bentley’s comprehensive suite of industry-leading energy design, simulation and analysis tools provides today’s professionals with the capabilities to successfully create sustainable, high performance buildings. With this software, you can accurately predict energy consumption, CO2 emissions, operating costs, and occupant comfort.
For more information on these events and others, visit
www.moderntechAEC.com and click on events.
About ModernTech AEC Solutions
ModernTech AEC is a value added reseller representing leading design technology providers such as Bentley Systems, Riverbed Technology, Altiva Software, and Z Corporation. Headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee, and with eight locations throughout the Southeast, ModernTech AEC Solutions provides Architectural, Engineering, and Construction firms with training and support services for MicroStation, GEOPAK, InRoads, Bentley Architecture, Geospatial, and ProjectWise, and others. Visit
www.moderntechAEC or call 877-531-6090.
About Bentley Systems, Incorporated
Bentley is the global leader dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure. Architects, engineers, constructors, and owner-operators are indispensable in improving our world and our quality of life; the company’s mission is to improve the performance of their projects and of the assets they design, build, and operate. Bentley sustains the infrastructure professions by helping to leverage information technology, learning, best practices, and global collaboration – and by promoting careers devoted to this crucial work.
Founded in 1984, Bentley has more than 2,800 colleagues, offices in more than 50 countries, annual revenues surpassing $500 million, and since 1993, has invested more than $1 billion in research, development, and acquisitions. Nearly 90 percent of the Engineering News-Record Top Design Firms are Bentley subscribers, and a 2008 Daratech study ranked Bentley as the world’s #2 provider of geospatial software solutions.
For additional information about Bentley, visit
www.bentley.com. For information about Be Communities, a social networking site that enables members of the infrastructure community to connect, communicate, and learn from each other, visit