Intergraph® PP&M Named Employer of Choice for Second Year in a Row at The Australian Business Awards 2016

Leading solution provider to the process, power and marine industries recognised for best practice in human resource management

16 August 2016

Intergraph® Process, Power & Marine (PP&M), part of Hexagon and the world’s leading provider of engineering and productivity solutions to the process, power and marine industries, been named an Employer of Choice in The Australian Business Awards 2016. This is the second consecutive year the company has achieved this honour.

The Employer of Choice Award is presented to Australian organisations that maximise the full potential of their workforce byadopting approaches predicated on employee engagement and workplace improvement.

Franz Kufner, executive vice president of Intergraph PP&M Asia-Pacific, said this award provides important recognition of the company’s ongoing efforts to create a high-performance culture and an engaging workplace supported by innovative people capital programs.

“Intergraph PP&M is delighted to once again to be recognised as an Employer of Choice by The Australian Business Awards in 2016,” Kufner said. “This outstanding achievement is a reflection of the individual efforts of our people who live our core values every day and contribute to our success – they are empowered to succeed with opportunities to learn, develop and reach their full potential.

“We have worked hard to establish an engaging and supportive workplace that puts our people at the heart of everything we do, to ensure we deliver creative solutions and measurable value to our customers. We are continually improving and refining our holistic human resources programs and initiatives to support, reward and recognise high performance and give back to the community.

 “This award is testament to the strength of our commercial strategy and will allow us to build on our performance now and in the future.”

Tara Johnston, program director of The Australian Business Awards, said, “The fast-paced world of modern business demands dynamic workplace environments that enable creativity and innovation. Organisations that closely tie these values to their culture and leadership can provide employees with challenging and rewarding workplaces.

“Transforming workplaces practices through the application of innovative human resources management is the cornerstone of successful modern business. Employers who are able to provide world-class workplaces will attract and retain the most talented employees.”

Entrants of The Australian Business Award for Employer of Choice are required to demonstrate their achievements across the key areas of Organisational Culture; Leadership and Strategy; Employee Education, Training and Development; Employee Health, Safety and Satisfaction; Performance Management; and Recognition and Remuneration.

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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.”

About Intergraph Process, Power & Marine
Soon to be known as Hexagon Process, Power & Marine, Intergraph Process, Power & Marine is the leading global provider of engineering software for the design, construction and operation of plants, ships and offshore facilities.

Process, Power & Marine is part of Hexagon (Nasdaq Stockholm: HEXA B;, a leading global provider of information technologies that drive quality and productivity across geospatial and industrial enterprise applications.

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