Cephren has launched ProjectNet, its online collaboration and ecommerce service, in the UK. It plans to introduce Cephren MarketNet, an online bidding service for materials and services and services, to the UK later this year. Groundbreaker. net, a brainchild of surveyor Drivers Jonas, has come into the market to provide on-line property advice.
New company GraphStore has launched Asset 2000, a graphical asset-management system for the capture and management of corporate asset data. Prodat Systems has teamed up with Landmark Information Group to create Envirosearch, a digital delivery system for Landmark's environmental reports. IMSI has released TurboCAD 6. 5 offering a 2D/3DCADsolution for less than £500. CADLogic has launched Release 2 of LT Architect which offers parametric items as an extension to AutoCAD LT. Until the end of October, RxAutoImage, for the editing of scanned raster drawings, from Rasterex, will be free to users of AutoCAD Flomerics has introduced the 'Command Center', a specialised software module that enables users of the company's Flovent airflow analysis software to set up and perform sensitivity studies of computer simulation models more quickly and easily. Fluent is now offering Airpak 1. 0, its CFD-based HVAC system design software.
KIP has launched the KipStar range of plug and play plotters, which it claims are the industry's first fully featured wide-format, webenabled printing systems. TDS has introduced CADJet 3D from Encad, with claims of high-quality line drawings and exceptional full-colour 3D images. Xerox Engineering Systems has launched the XES Pro Conversion Kit which it says will save users of inkjet plotters money by allowing them to mount a large roll of paper on the base of the plotter.
Cadac BIS has bought its competitor Meta4, making it the only company in the UK offering the full range of Bentley Systems software, plus associated consultancy.