Gehry Technologies announces $10 million funding round
Collaboration with Autodesk and Dassault Systems
Gehry Technologies (GT) will this week announce the completion of a $10 million funding round to expand its bim consulting activities.
The announcement will reveal more of the detail behind the recent partnership between Gehry Technologies and Autodesk, which also includes a starchitect led advisory board including Zaha Hadid, Ben van Berkel and Moshe Safdie.
The partnership marked a significant departure from GTs traditional approach, as it had previously worked solely with Autodesk rivals Dassault.
According to McGraw-Hill Construction research, bim users are seeing positive payback from their use of the technology, even as the design and construction industry confronts a down economy.
Users enhance productivity, improve their ability to integrate teams and earn an edge on the competition.
· Two-thirds of bim users say they see positive ROI on their overall investment in bim.
· 87% of expert users are experiencing positive ROI with bim.
· 93% of bim users believe there is potential to gain more value from bim in the future.