Alan Plummer Associates Chooses Altiva Software's CADconform
Environmental engineering firm chooses CADconform to meet one of its New Year quality objectives.
February 15, 2010 (Houston, TX) — Altiva Software announces that Alan Plummer Associates, Inc. (APAI) a Texas-based environmental engineering firm has chosen CADconform® software to promote and enforce its CAD data standards.
After a thorough evaluation, APAI chose CADconform because it excels in the followings areas:
Only software of its kind that is licensed and delivering the complete U.S. National CAD Standard™ (NCS) with ready-to-use electronic resources and the ability to draft, check and fix, and certify drawings to the NCS out-of-the-box
Seamless, integrated support for both AutoCAD and MicroStation
Speed and ease of installation and configuration
Flexibility and power to handle multiple client standards easily
Minimal training requirement for drafters
Automated enforcement of standards with it's unique tamper-proof seal that immediately confirms compliance
Complete focus of Altiva Software as a company on the complex issue of CAD standards
"Sharing project resources is a must in today's work environment. CADconform allows us to be consistent with meeting client design quality requirements across all our offices," explains JeRome Cooper, Senior Designer at APAI's Dallas office. "CADconform improves our internal efficiency by speeding drafting and improving our internal collaboration via better drawing presentation. The added bonus is dual platform compatibility between AutoCAD and MicroStation. This will help us to increase our MicroStation capabilities this upcoming year."
About Alan Plummer Associates, Inc.
Alan Plummer Associates, Inc. (APAI) was founded in 1978 with a vision of environmental stewardship and technical excellence, serving clients with distinction and integrity. Today, with over 125 employees and five Texas offices in Fort Worth, Dallas, Austin, Houston, San Antonio, and a project office in Pascagoula, Mississippi, APAI continues that commitment.
Dedicated to water resources and environmental engineering, APAI balances sound engineering principles with innovative technology tailored to clients' needs. From initial project kick-off, through stringent QC review, to a completed project, APAI's focus stays on developing cost-effective solutions for clients.
Visit APAI on the web at www.apaienv.com.
About CADconform and Altiva Software
CADconform® is a software add-on that works seamlessly between AutoCAD® and MicroStation® to promote and enforce 100% conformance to CAD standards. It is the only product of its kind that provides an encrypted, tamper-proof electronic seal ensuring data integrity and user confidence.
Properly enforced CAD standards provide strategic business value including: re-use of intellectual property stored in drawings, better interoperability and project management, and significant cost-savings and contributions to HS&E.
Altiva Software is the only company dedicated to 100% conformance to CAD standards. It is headquartered in Houston, Texas, with offices in Germany and Australia.
Visit us on the web at www.altivasoft.com.
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CADconform is a registered trademark of Altiva Software, Inc. AutoCAD is a registered trademark of Autodesk, Inc. MicroStation is a registered trademark of Bentley Systems, Inc.