Monday, July 30, 2007

Aconex Selected for Three Projects in Romania

BUCHAREST, Romania, July 30 /PRNewswire/

Aconex, www.aconex.com, has been selected by project management firm PCMG to provide its online information management service to three major residential and hospitality developments located near Mamaia beach and within Constanta in Romania. Aconex is a web-based collaboration system that will control the flow of documents and correspondence on the projects and streamline communication between the project teams.

The Mamaia development will contain apartments and underground car parking. The second project, Dacia, consists of 75 apartments in a courtyard complex close to the main boulevards and a new retail mall. The third project is a residential high rise called Oasis, situated next to Siutghiol Lake in Constanta North. The project will comprise of 300 units on a lakeside plot overlooking the Mamaia seaside resort.

Through using Aconex, organizations working on the developments will be able to manage their documents and correspondence through one central, online platform, allowing them to view, distribute and track their files electronically at any time and from any location.

Josh Randall, Aconex Manager Eastern Europe, said: "Each of these projects will generate thousands of documents and pieces of correspondence that will need to be distributed between dispersed project teams. Effectively controlling this flow of information will be an important part of delivering these projects on schedule and within budget.

"Through using Aconex, PCMG and its project partners will save time through being able to quickly access and distribute documents; reduce costs such as printing and postage; and mitigate their exposure to risks such as information loss, disputes and delays. Through our network of offices, we are also able to provide on the ground training and support to all project participants."

Andrei Popovici, PCMG Director, said: "With project team members based in Constanta, Bucharest and the UK, we required a solution for efficiently collaborating between dispersed parties. Through using Aconex, project teams are able to quickly and efficiently store and distribute their information electronically -- reducing the time and money spent sending files between the UK and Romania."

Aconex, www.aconex.com, is the world's largest provider of online collaboration to the construction and engineering industries. From its 30 offices, the company services projects with a combined value of US$160 billion.

PCMG Ltd is one of Romania's leading project and development management firms. The company has offices in Bucharest, Constanta, Cluj Napoca and London.

Media Contact: Will Turbet, Aconex Communications, wturbet@aconex.com

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