Houston Hosts Annual Intergraph PP&M User Conference
HOUSTON, Texas, September 29, 2015 – Intergraph® Process, Power and Marine (PP&M), part of Hexagon and the world’s leading global provider of enterprise engineering software, will hold its annual United States user conference, IUSA 2015, in Houston on Wednesday, September 30.
Continuing the successful theme of “Learn, Grow, Connect,” IUSA 2015 will provide owner operators, engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) companies, fabricators and building infrastructure professionals with the opportunity to attend educational sessions, learn about new technological innovations and hear best practices from leading engineering and design companies.
Some of the featured sessions of IUSA 2015 include:
Keynotes presentations from Intergraph PP&M executives, which will explore how innovation is changing the industry, and from Jim Sabin, Sr. VP – Global Systems for CB&I on the market challenges facing EPC contractors.
Educational sessions by leading organizations in North America already using Intergraph PP&M’s innovative solutions to increase productivity, data quality and operational efficiency on projects of all sizes.
Hands-on product demonstrations and over 20 sessions in five tracks covering topics such as information management; engineering and schematics; procurement, fabrication and construction; and a bonus interactive Q&A session with a panel of Intergraph PP&M global product experts.
“The current market is an ideal time for owner operators, engineering companies and fabricators to learn from us and from peers on how to maximize cost savings using our engineering and design tools,” said Don Brundage, executive vice president of Intergraph PP&M for North America. “Houston is home to many of our customers and we are excited to again provide this opportunity to meet and learn from our product specialists.”
More than 350 delegates from engineering companies, owner operators and suppliers are expected to attend the conference in Houston. IUSA 2015 is the third local event in the Intergraph PP&M Americas conference series, with previous events held in Caracas, Venezuela, and Mexico City. The Intergraph PP&M Canada User Conference to be held in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, on October 20.
The conferences are hosted by Intergraph Process, Power & Marine, which has more than 30 years’ experience in providing local expertise and services to support engineering, procurement and construction companies and owner operators executing projects and operating facilities globally, delivering enhanced safety, quality, interoperability and productivity. More than two-thirds of the plants built worldwide are designed using Intergraph software.
For more information on the conference, visit www.intergraphusersconference.
Intergraph Technical User Forum (TUF) LinkedIn groups provide an online discussion forum for year-round networking between users. To learn more about Intergraph solutions and network with other Intergraph users, visit www.intergraph.com/go/tuf.
The ARC Advisory Group, a leading industry analyst firm, ranked Intergraph as the No. 1 overall worldwide provider of engineering solutions for plant design (process, power and marine), according to its “Engineering Design Tools for Plants and Infrastructure Worldwide Outlook Market Analysis and Forecast Through 2019.”
Intergraph helps the world work smarter. The company’s software and solutions improve the lives of millions of people through better facilities, safer communities and more reliable operations.
Intergraph Process, Power & Marine (PP&M) is the world’s leading provider of enterprise engineering software enabling smarter design and operation of plants, ships and offshore facilities. Intergraph Security, Government & Infrastructure (SG&I) is the leader in smart solutions for emergency response, utilities, transportation and other global challenges. For more information, visit www.intergraph.com.
Intergraph is part of Hexagon (Nasdaq Stockholm: HEXA B; www.hexagon.com), a leading global provider of information technologies that drive quality and productivity across geospatial and industrial enterprise applications.