To enhance 3D Modeling Software solutions Bentley Systems, Incorporated has entered into a definitive agreement with investors led by Accel-KKR to acquire Christchurch, New Zealand based Seequent for approximately USD 1.05 billion.
- The combination will deepen the potential of infrastructure digital twins to help understand and mitigate environmental risks, advancing resilience and sustainability.
- Seequenta leader in software for geological and geophysical modeling, geotechnical stability, and cloud services for geodata management, visibility, and collaboration.
- Seequents products include Leapfrog, its leading product for 3D geological modeling and visualization, Geosoft for 3D earth modeling and geoscience data management, and GeoStudio for geotechnical slope stability and deformation modeling
The prominent acquisitions and deals by Bentley Systems are mentioned below:
Feb 2021: Bentley Systems, Incorporated, announced the acquisition of E7 Pty Ltd, a Brisbane, Australia-based leader in field-based construction delivery software for heavy civil construction. The acquisition adds capabilities to Bentleys comprehensive project delivery solution that helps civil contractors meet the schedule and budget requirements of infrastructure investment programs.
Nov 2020: The Cohesive Companies, a wholly-owned but independently operated digital integrator business unit of Bentley Systems, Incorporated announced its acquisition of SRO Solutions (SRO) to extend its capabilities for marine and industrial infrastructure. Established in 2004, SRO introduced IBMs Maximo to the maritime environment, managing projects across all seven continents for an extensive list of blue-chip owner-operators of assets on- and off-shore.
July 2020: Bentley Systems, announced that its Acceleration Fund has invested in launching Virtuosity, a Bentley company. Virtuosity exclusively offers Virtuoso Subscriptions that bundle with a Bentley infrastructure modeling, simulation, or construction application the virtually delivered services of Virtuositys experts to accelerate and advance the success of an infrastructure practitioner.
June 2020: Bentley Systems, Incorporated, announced the acquisition of NoteVault, a San Diego-based provider of voice-based field automation for construction management. The acquisition expands Bentleys SYNCHRO digital construction environment with industry-leading mobile field applications to track and manage labor, materials, and equipment.
About Bentley Systems
Bentley Systems, headquartered in Pennsylvania, United States, is a leading infrastructure engineering software company. The company offers innovative software solutions to infrastructure related professionals, and organizations. The company involves in design, construction, and operations of roads and bridges, rail and transit, water and wastewater, public works and utilities, buildings and campuses, and industrial facilities. Bentley Systems employs approximately 4,000 people and presence in over 172 countries.