X-energy | October 07, 2020
X-energy is pleased to work with Ontario Power Generation (OPG) to further advance the engineering and design work of the Xe-100 small modular reactor (SMR) technology for use in Canada. In a release earlier today, the Ontario utility announced plans to "advance the design and engineering of grid-scale reactors," including X-energy's Xe-100. "It is a privilege to be working with OPG to advance the engineering work in Canada for our Xe-100 design," says Clay Sell, X-energy's CEO. "OPG has demonstrated incredible leadership in advancing reliable and affordable low-carbon power options." Ken Hartwick, OPG President and CEO said, "OPG is leveraging more than 50 years of nuclear experience to support the development of carbon-free nuclear technology." He also stated, "SMRs will play a key role in helping to re-invigorate Ontario's economy and further support the province and Canada as they work toward meeting their climate change targets of zero-emission electricity." The announcement follows a due diligence process by OPG in collaboration with other major energy utilities for SMR development in Ontario that would pave the way for the potential deployment of SMRs in other jurisdictions.
Aktion | July 26, 2021
Corum announced today that Aktion Associates has acquired its client, Minnesota-based Central Consulting Group (CCG), Deltek's biggest Vision/Vantagepoint partner. The acquisition expands Aktion's product offerings and customer base in the AEC sector in North America.
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About Central Consulting Group
Since 2002, Central Consulting Group (CCG), Deltek's largest Vision/Vantagepoint partner, has assisted thousands of architectural, engineering, construction, and professional services companies across the globe in getting more out of their software investment. CCG has assisted clients with their move to Deltek Vantagepoint, the next generation of Deltek, Vision/Vantagepoint cloud migrations, and installing, training, tailoring, modifying, and integrating Deltek ERP Software. In addition, CCG experts address business problems and provide ongoing support throughout the project and software lifecycle.
Aktion Associates Inc. is a nationwide ERP software reseller and IT infrastructure provider specializing in the Architectural Engineering and Construction, Distribution, and Manufacturing sectors. More than 5,500 clients have selected Aktion as their technology advisor since 1979. These teams, which have a staff of 200 professionals in application consulting, network, and software engineering, use proprietary lean implementation methods to help clients realize the value of their IT investment. In addition, secure cloud hosting, disaster recovery, and backup services are provided by company-owned data centers. The Network Operations Center (NOC) monitors and supports managed services clients in real-time.
Kenesto | November 09, 2021
Kenesto announces the release of PDFBILT Pro, a next-generation application for fully automated splitting, linking, sharing, and markup of PDF documents used for construction. The cloud-based application uses machine learning to automatically split and link in minutes, multi-sheet pdf documents, including callouts with no human intervention. PDFBilt Pro includes View, Share, and Markup tools to allow stakeholders to review, annotate and automatically version pdf documents in a cloud environment.
PDFBilt Pro includes unlimited splitting and linking of multi-sheet documents, unlimited storage of documents using Kenesto's cloud-based data management solution, as well as full-function measurement and task workflows. Pricing starts at $40 USD/month/user (10 users, annual contract) which includes unlimited sheet processing, unlimited document storage and Kenesto's document management solution.
Smaller organizations and individual users can get started with Kenesto's free PDFBilt Basic application which allows splitting and linking of up to 200 sheets/user/month, unlimited storage of PDF documents, as well as View and Share for collaboration. Additional sheet processing is available for a modest fee.
With the release of PDFBilt Pro, "we're on the vanguard of bringing cloud productivity benefits to construction contractors along with Procore and Autodesk PlanGrid. Kenesto's unique single source of truth architecture allows all stakeholders access to the most up-to-date information, unlike consumer storage cloud products,"
-Kenesto CEO, Mike Payne.
Kenesto is demonstrating PDFBilt Pro at NXT BLD 2021 in London.We're thrilled to exhibit at NXT BLD 2021, many thanks to X3D Media and Lenovo for getting us all together for face-to-face meetings with the AEC industry's thought leaders and innovators. says Tom Greaves, COO, Kenesto.
Founded in 2011 and headquartered in Boston, Kenesto delivers a cloud-based data management solution for engineering, design, and construction. The company focuses its development to serve customers who need to manage fast-changing technical data across wide geographies with distributed teams.