Bentley Systems Welcomes Founder, Development and Services Team, and Users of ComplyPro
Bangalore, March 24, 2017: Bentley Systems, Incorporated, a leading global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing infrastructure, today announced that it has acquired the assets, colleagues, and services underlying ComplyPro, leading provider of UK-based managed services for requirements management of infrastructure capital projects. The new ComplyPro team at Bentley Systems will be led by its founder, Chris Rolison. Development of software and services will continue in Birmingham, UK, and sales activities will be merged into Bentley Systems’ offices worldwide. Existing ComplyPro users can be confident of continuously broadened functionality, with progressive assurance a valuable new capability within the Connected Data Environment shared by Bentley’s ProjectWise and AssetWise offerings.
ChrisRolison launched ComplyPro in 2005 and brings to Bentley Systems decades ofexperience in improving project assurance and compliance functions. In additionto his ComplyPro responsibilities, Chris is joining Bentley’s OpenRail TaskForce to help bring to digital railway programs progressive assurance benefits,from systems-engineering-based conception through operations. ComplyPro userswill benefit from the expanded scope of resources and integration across CAPEXand now additionally OPEX asset lifecycles. About the acquisition, Comply Servefounder Chris Rolison, said, “My ComplyPro colleagues and I are excited to joinBentley Systems. I have long regarded Bentley’s comprehensive approach tosoftware provision for advancing infrastructure to be where the potential forprogressive assurance can be most effectively and timely realized.”
BhupinderSingh, Bentley’s chief product officer, said, “Users we share with ComplyPro,such as Crossrail, have stressed to us the potential benefits to asset programowners that could result from the integration of their requirements managementand compliance management functions within Bentley’s project delivery and assetperformance solutions. Now we can continue to learn from the cumulative andongoing experience of existing ComplyPro users, as they further apply cloudservices across their TOTEX lifecycles. As
AssetWiseCONNECT Edition now joins ProjectWise CONNECT Edition, this provides the idealopportunity for us to implement the full scope of progressive assuranceadvancing, through digital engineering models, to asset performance modeling.We welcome Chris Rolison and our new colleagues from ComplyPro to contribute tothe continuous realization of this new BIM advancement for our Connected DataEnvironment.”