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Transitioning to Smarter Design Solutions

EPC and Owner Operators face ongoing challenges in ever changing design projects. Solutions that worked perfectly for these projects several years ago now need to be upgraded to modern design solutions. Learn how to stay ahead of the competition with the market-leading, best-in-class design tools. Discover Intergraph Smart 3D® or CADWorx® - integrated, rule-driven enterprise-wide solutions for the full lifecycle executions and deliver your projects safely and on time.

Why upgrade from PDS® to Intergraph Smart 3D or CADWorx:

  • Automatic creation of deliverables
  • Increased productivity and design quality
  • Interoperability with other solutions
  • Modern, next-generation design environment
  • Powerful and intuitive levels of automation
  • Strong rule and relationship-based architecture

Join us during this webinar and learn how to achieve even higher design quality and consistency by making the switch from PDS to Intergraph Smart 3D or CADWorx.

Meet the Presenters



Executive Director of Market Development and Sales Enablement - Hexagon                    

Frank Joop is the Executive Director of Market Development and Sales Enablement at Hexagon PPM. He is responsible for composing solutions that drive business value for the customer base. This includes creating strategic alliances that complement the PPM solutions. Frank joined Hexagon in 1990 and before that worked at Fluor in the Netherlands. He relocated from Amsterdam in 1994 to drive the next generation of engineering and design solutions at the Hexagon headquarters in Huntsville, Alabama.



Executive Product Director - Hexagon                    

Satish Hota is an Executive Product Director at Hexagon. He is responsible for Solution Design for Intergraph Smart 3D, Smart Reference Data and Enterprise Content product lines. Satish is experienced in Software Design and Development processes and has worked for Intergraph and now Hexagon PPM for over 24 years. He currently resides in the Greater New York City area.





Technical Director - Hexagon                    

Aimee Ferguson, P.E., is the Technical Director at Hexagon PPM. She joined the company in 2008 after a career in Construction Field Engineering. Her background in structural engineering and construction with a large EPC has been leveraged in the development of several Intergraph products, including Smart 3D. Aimee has added agile software development skills to her technical experience and joined the CADWorx Structure team in 2016 in the product owner role to assist in launching and further developing this product. She is a registered Professional Engineer in Kentucky and Alabama.