Mercury Engineering Selects Intergraph® CADWorx® for Creating Deliverables for one of the Largest and Most Modern Semiconductor Facilities

The EPC valued the tool’s accuracy for isometric drawings, the system consistency and the options to build data relations

28 Februar 2013

Mercury Engineering, an international EPC company, has purchased more than 100 licenses of Intergraph® CADWorx® 2013 Plant Professional and maintenance. The company selected CADWorx software to create its project deliverables for the next generation of faster and more powerful microchips being developed.

Intergraph CADWorx Plant Professional will help Mercury Engineering deliver intricate pipework and the highly complex user defined components that are required forclean room technology. Total accuracy is essential for the tens of thousands of isometric drawings required for fabrication. Due to space limitations, and the need of extreme accuracy, the pipework will be shop fabricated and then erected on site where it will need to fit first time to avoid expensive field-fit rework. CADWorx Plant Professional will also be used to deliver heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) fabrication drawings.

Intergraph CADWorx PlantProfessional was Mercury Engineering’s preferred solution over market competitors. A key element in CADWorx selection was the inclusion of Alias ISOGEN®, the world's leading solution for total automation of piping isometric drawing production, and particularly the tool’s ability to handle field welds. CADWorx database links were also important as Mercury Engineering intends to import and export data to link with its existing procurement infrastructure.

Gerhard Sallinger, Intergraph Process, Power & Marine President, said, “I am very pleased that Mercury saw value in our solutions for them and their customers, in their decision to implement CADWorx 2013 Plant Professional. The win is also important from a regional perspective as it will certainly open up further opportunities. This is a significant strategic gain for Intergraph and will strongly establish the global involvement of CADWorx in clean room design.”

Because CADWorx models are AutoCAD® based, they offer unparalleled flexibility and collaboration capabilities. Intergraph CADWorx has powerful and intuitive structural steel and equipment modelling functionality, incorporated to provide the most complete plant design solution available. Intergraph CADWorx Plant Professional includes the most complete range of tools for efficient plant design. CADWorx Plant Professional allows for quick and easy creation of fully intelligent3D plant models.

The ARC Advisory Group, a leading industry analyst firm, ranked Intergraph as the No. 1 overall worldwide provider of engineering design solutions for industry according to its “Engineering Design Tools for Industry and Infrastructure Worldwide Outlook Market Analysis and Forecast Through 2016.

About Mercury Engineering
Mercury Engineering is a world-class provider of solutions within the construction industry. Be it management contracting or building services requirements, our extensive range of engineering services across a multitude of sectors are renowned for their superb quality standards. A reputation for delivery within schedule and budget has made us the contractor of choice for more than 35 years. Headquartered in Dublin,Ireland, the company has now offices in Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East and North Africa, and an annual revenue of €450 million.

About Intergraph
Intergraph is the leading global provider of engineering and geospatial software that enables customers to visualize complex data. Businesses and governments in more than 60 countries rely on Intergraph’s industry-specific software to organize vast amounts of data to make processes and infrastructure better, safer and smarter. The company’s software and services empower customers to build and operate more efficient plants and ships, create intelligent maps, and protect critical infrastructure and millions of people around the world.

Intergraph operates through two divisions: Process, Power & Marine (PP&M) and Security, Government & Infrastructure (SG&I). Intergraph PP&M provides enterprise engineering software for the design, construction, operation and data management of plants, ships and offshore facilities. Intergraph SG&I provides geospatially powered solutions, including ERDAS technologies, to the public safety and security, defense and intelligence, government, transportation, photogrammetry, and utilities and communications industries. Intergraph Government Solutions (IGS) is an independent subsidiary for SG&I’s U.S. federal business.

Intergraph is part of Hexagon (Nordic exchange: HEXA B;, a leading global provider of design, measurement, and visualization technologies that enable customers to design, measure and position objects, and process and present data.

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