Exactal Events in October & November

Over the next two months, the various worldwide offices of Exactal will be exhibiting at, presenting at and participating in multiple events as part of our worldwide marketing promotions for CostX®.

Firstly, CostX® is being featured as part of a series of 4D & 5D BIM workshops being held in Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney and Adelaide by BuildingSMART Australasia, entitled BIM 4 Construction. The four workshops will be held from 3rd October to 15th October, and aim to explore the various BIM tools that can be used as part of a 4D & 5D BIM workflow. For more information on these workshops and to book, please click here.

The Australian office will also be exhibiting at the AWCI (Association of Wall & Ceiling Industries) Conference in Tasmania from 20th-23rd October. The conference is held annually and attracts walls & ceilings specialists from around the country. With many large & small walls & ceilings companies utilising CostX®, it’s an ideal place to meet with clients and prospective users alike. For more information on the conference please click here.

The HK and Singapore offices will also be taking part in multiple events over the next few months.
Firstly, Exactal Singapore will take part in a cost estimating workshop for the BCA (Building & Construction Authority) on the 23rd October. Product Specialist Ken will use CostX® to lead attendees through a variety of modules covering BIM & cost estimating. For more information on the workshop please click here.

Following on from that, Ken will also lead a HKIS (Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors) CPD Event entitled 5D BIM Estimating Hands-on Workshop on 1st November. The workshop will allow participants to work through modules such as BIM estimating and scope management using CostX®. For more information or to register, please click here.

Then, on the 9th of November, Exactal will be a Silver Sponsor at the HKIS International QS BIM Conference 2013. The conference will have both local and international speakers, many of them CostX® users, sharing their experience of how BIM can assist with quantity surveying and other aspects of construction. For more information on the conference, please click here.

The fourth event for the Asia region will be the HKCIC (Hong Kong Construction Industry Council) conference, entitled Construction Innovation: Productivity & Technology, to be held on the 29th November in Kowloon. The conference will focus on how companies can both increase productivity of their construction projects and integrate the latest technologies into their company; very relevant to CostX® software. For more information on the conference please click here.

Finally, there will be several events taking place in the UK and Ireland. Firstly, our team will travel to Dublin for the CITA (Construction IT Alliance) BIM Gathering 2013, taking place at the Guinness Storehouse from 13th-15th November. The conference is aimed at leveraging Building Information Modelling to create cultural and lean transformation of the AEC sector, as part of the Irish Government’s 2013 Gathering Initiative. As more and more companies in Ireland are starting to use CostX® for BIM takeoff, this conference comes at an excellent time. For more information, please click here.

Next, Exactal will be presenting at a RICS CPD Seminar in Liverpool on November 21st entitled Making the transition to 5D BIM. The seminar is designed to show how companies making the switch to 5D BIM can perform a realistic 2D/BIM workflow using CostX® estimating technology. For more information and to register, please click here.

The final event for the UK in November will be IT Showcase Live London. IT Showcase Live events are held around the UK throughout the year, designed to match up suppliers and buyers so buyers can find their ideal software solution. Exactal will be exhibiting at the London event on November 28th at Emirates Stadium in the Construction Software section, with CostX® part of the BIM, CAD, Estimating Software and Business Intelligence Zones. For more information on IT Showcase Live, please click here.

Of the upcoming events, Marketing Executive Tracy Kefford states “The end of the calendar year is traditionally a busy time for Exactal in terms of conferences, and 2013 is no exception. The many events Exactal is taking part in during October and November represent a wide variety of focuses, which just shows how adaptable the CostX program is. We look forward to hearing from many new prospects in the coming months”.

For further enquiries regarding CostX®, please contact Exactal Sales via e-mail at sales.int@rib-software.com

About Exactal

Established in Brisbane, Australia in 2003 to develop software specifically for the quantity surveying and estimating market, Exactal has continued to expand its worldwide presence. It now has offices in Brisbane & Melbourne in Australia, London & Newcastle Upon Tyne in the UK, Auckland in New Zealand, and Singapore and Hong Kong. The company also has sales and channel partner support across much of the globe. The main product CostX® provides a unique integration between the cost estimates and the elements on the CAD drawings that the estimate represents. This approach allows fast revisions of drawings to be easily handled and eliminates traditional scope creep in construction projects.

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