Cooperation agreement between FemCAD solutions and Nemetschek Scia NV
Prague – Brussels, 15 December 2014
FemCAD solutions s.r.o (Czech Rep.) is a newly formed company with the aim to develop, sell and realize solutions for customization projects for a wide spectrum of customers in the field of structural engineering. Nemetschek Scia NV is an established international company developing and distributing a standard product for structural engineering named Scia Engineer. Scia has its main development center in Czech Rep., and sales offices all over Europe, in USA and in Brazil.
Both companies have entered cooperation by bundling their technical competence and their market presence. Jiri Topic (FemCAD) explains: “FemCAD sees the opportunity to create client specific software tools that involve 3D CAD modeling, FEM analysis, code compliant design/check and various structural optimizations”. Richard Vonracek (FemCAD) continues: “We are happy to announce HiStruct, which is a customizable web based application for product configuration with generated structural model, automated design and premade outputs such as overview drawings, sales quotations, bill of material, assembly lists.“
J.P. Rammant (Nemetschek Scia) enhances: “We are happy to see a young start‐up company that is adopting the Scia Engineer platform to strengthen its development work. Scia will connect its clients in demand for customization with FemCAD”.
FemCAD and Nemetschek Scia share the interest in helping the adaptation of BIM (Building Information Modeling) solutions by construction companies. The move to a fully digital workflow is becoming a main topic in the building industry worldwide.