Eagle Point | August 26, 2021
Eagle Point Software Corporation has announced the acquisition of United-Kingdom-based KnowledgeSmart Ltd, a company that delivers skills gap analysis and benchmarking services to help AEC firms maximize their return on investment in technology, people and client services.Eagle Point Software is the developer of the Pinnacle Series AEC e-learning system, which features a comprehensive library of videos, documents and other development resources that enables long-term employee training and on-demand problem-solving.
John Biver, President and CEO of Eagle Point Software, explained, "Although Pinnacle Series was the industry's first e-learning platform to integrate with KnowledgeSmart in 2018, we're now positioned to integrate the two platforms even further and evolve them to bring more value to the AEC and manufacturing spaces. By combining our world-class teams and solutions, Pinnacle Series and KnowledgeSmart are able to deliver rapid platform enhancements that help the design and construction markets upskill and work more productively."
Biver continued, "The world has evolved to a work from home or hybrid model virtually overnight. Combining that challenge with ongoing technological advancements, skills gaps in our industry are greater than they have ever been. This acquisition positions us to be able to provide more value than ever before."
Rory Vance, Managing Director of KnowledgeSmart, shared, "KnowledgeSmart has enjoyed a close working partnership with Eagle Point for the past five years. Our operational and management teams work well together, and the two organizations share common values with a strong team spirit plus complementary skills and technologies. By combining the industry-leading Skills Assessment platform with the most widely used e-learning and skills development system in the AEC sector, I believe we will achieve more."
Vance will continue in a leadership role and actively engage in the forward-looking strategy and execution-related integrations of KnowledgeSmart with Pinnacle Series. It is anticipated other key KnowledgeSmart employees will join Eagle Point and remain based in the United Kingdom.
About Pinnacle Series by Eagle Point
Pinnacle Series creator Eagle Point Software has helped AEC companies work more efficiently since 1983. Based in Dubuque, Iowa, the Pinnacle Series team is comprised of engineers, architects and construction technologists who deliver the leading AEC and manufacturing development and productivity platform to 240,000+ global registered users.
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GA Telesis & Makro Aero | December 30, 2021
GA Telesis, LLC (“GAT”) announces the expansion of the Flight Solutions Group (“FSG”) tooling and ground support equipment business with a three-year agreement to become a global distributor of aircraft access stands, platforms, and maintenance & painting docking systems with Turkish-based Makro Aero. The new distribution agreement will cover sales to customers worldwide to ensure their MRO facilities have the right equipment for the planned growth of aircraft maintenance activities undertaken over the next five years.The agreement further develops FSG’s Tarmac Solutions’ support of airlines and MRO facilities ensuring front to back end support on maintenance activity in the sector. With engine green-time management flourishing, and airframe maintenance visits doubling over the next five years, the new support contract will enable customers to further rely on GA Telesis for maintenance infrastructure and engine handling ramp up.
“We are excited to partner with Makro Aero as they bring an important new product line to our growing aftermarket distribution offerings,With the overall growth of MRO activities scheduled over the coming years, we are positioning our product offerings to match the needs of our customers. Having Makro onboard now provides FSG and our customer base with an even greater level of engine management options as well as front-end airframe maintenance support choices,”
-Jason Reed, President of the Flight Solutions Group.
Makro Aero welcomes the worldwide distribution agreement with GA Telesis. I believe this agreement has great potential to extend our businesses beyond our reach, and we will achieve our five-year growth target, cementing our leading position in our product line. We are proud to partner with GA Telesis,” said Levent Ondogan, General Manager of Makro Aero.
About GA Telesis
GA Telesis is the leading provider of integrated services in the commercial aviation industry. Through the GA Telesis Ecosystem™, the Company is distinctly positioned, across six continents, to leverage its resources to create innovative solutions for its customers. Consisting of global operations encompassing Component Solutions, Leasing/Financing, Logistics Solutions, and MRO Services business units for landing gear, component/composite, and turbine engine repair, as well as digital solutions, the GA Telesis Ecosystem™ provides an unparalleled resource to airlines. The Company’s core business is its mission to ensure “Customer Success,” built from a reputation for unsurpassed excellence and integrity.For further information, please get in touch with Cathy Moabery at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Makro Aero
Makro Aero is an engineering and manufacturing company with a concentration in aviation. The company designs, manufactures, and delivers Aircraft Access Stands and Docking Systems, MLG and NLG Removal and Installation Tools, Carts, and Trolleys suitable for apron and hangar use for Narrowbody, Widebody aircraft, Regional and Business Jets, and Helicopters.
Makro Aero retains in-house design capability and offers standard and customized equipment depending on customer needs. Design parameters are premised on delivering cost-effective and efficient solutions to meet the daily operational challenges of the aviation industry.
Hillmann | March 15, 2021
Hillmann Consulting, LLC, an all around perceived pioneer in giving Environmental Health and Safety, Due Diligence and Remediation Management, and Construction Services, as of late opened another office in Gresham, Oregon to meet the expanding need for development benefits here.
The new office extends Hillmann's cross country presence and supports the organization's essential development technique. This development is driven by a collective exertion of Western Regional Director, Kevin Smith and Western Regional Manager – Pacific Northwest, Sheri Cansler. They have collected a group of undertaking supervisors and care staff with above and beyond 80+ long stretches of consolidated insight inside the Architecture, Engineering and Construction (A/E/C) industry. The group's involvement with development the board and counseling, with explicit ability in plan/fabricate assessing and contracting, bothered task/exercises, land advancement, property condition reviews and seismic danger evaluations are centered around serving basic customer needs.
"The decision to expand our presence into the Portland and Seattle areas is an exciting development in our business growth strategy," said Chris Hillmann, President/CEO. "The area is rich with diverse talent and offers a rapidly increasing opportunity to provide unparalleled Construction Services."