New VAR increases support for Meridian’s construction project management solutions in the Greater Toronto Area
FOLSOM, Calif. (September 6, 2011) - Meridian Systems, the Plan-Build-Operate technology solutions leader for project-based organizations, announced today that The Plant Group (Plant Group) has been appointed as its Value Added Reseller (VAR) for Eastern Canada. Concentrating on project management and independent engineering services related to transportation and environmental infrastructure, The Plant Group will provide comprehensive software sales and professional services for Meridian's Prolog® solution.
"We are delighted to have been selected by Meridian Systems as a VAR for the Greater Toronto Area). As project management professionals we appreciate Meridian's proven track record of delivering robust management tools to the Architectural, Engineering and Construction (AEC) market," said Jeffrey Plant, MBA, P.Eng., The Plant Group president. "As a Meridian VAR, we believe that we will be able to offer our clients a streamlined migration path to seamlessly integrate a best-in-class project management system into their daily operations."
Established in 1996, Plant Group serves general contractors, design consultants, financial institutions and owners/operators from both the public and private sectors, with a historical focus on design-build and public private partnerships.
"Plant Group has a history of delivering a broad array of services to provide value to their clients. They have consultants with deep domain experience who have played strategic roles in effectively managing and delivering high-profile projects throughout North America," said Geene Alhady, general manager, Meridian Systems. "With their strong, respected local brand and a network of relationships with contractors and owners, we are pleased to welcome them to our VAR community."
Meridian's global reseller network enhances customers' investments in Meridian software solutions by providing in-depth industry experience and value-added implementation and training services. For more information, visit: http://www.meridiansystems.com/partners/findreseller.asp.
About The Plant Group
For fifteen years, Plant Group has been providing project management and engineering services related to transportation and environmental infrastructure. Based in Markham, Ontario the firm has worked on projects in North America, South America, Europe, Africa, Asia and the Caribbean. Operating with a core group of full time staff, the firm collaborates with an extensive network of independent professionals, established consulting firms and general contractors to meet diverse Client needs. Further information is available at www.plantgroup.com.
Plant Group Contact
Jeffrey Plant, President
(905) 940-5501, firstname.lastname@example.org
About Meridian Systems
Meridian Systems, a Trimble Company (NASDAQ: TRMB), is the Plan-Build-Operate technology solutions leader for project-based organizations. Building owners, construction and engineering firms, and public agencies use Meridian software to effectively manage capital building and facility renovation programs. As a result, Meridian has secured the top spot among off-the-shelf project management software used by the construction industry1. Meridian also pioneered infrastructure lifecycle management solutions for capital building owners, by combining plan-build-operate features on an open technology platform. Download free Meridian research and case studies by going to: http://my.meridiansystems.com/downloads/.
1 2011 IT Playbook, Constructech Magazine