Saint Quentin en Yvelines, France
GEA Process Engineering France is increasing its business in emerging markets
via local companies supported by technology centers based in Europe. The goal
of this project was to provide a competitive design office and to develop activity
in the GEA Process Engineering (India) office in the upcoming years.
Using Project Wise and PlantSpace, GEA shared CAD management and library
development activities with other companies in the group. GEA’s milk and
chemical evaporation activities especially benefited from Project Wise,
which enabled the company to standardize the engineering organization
GHAFARI Associates, LLC
Sutter Medical Center
Castro Valley, California, United States
Sutter Health’s new $320 million acute care hospital in Castro Valley, Calif.,
is being delivered using an integrated project delivery team comprised of
the owner, construction contractor, designer, and specialty contractors for
structural, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, HVAC, and fire protection. GHAFARI
Associates is the lean design and virtual construction manager for this 130-bed,
The project team implemented Project Wise to reduce risk and provide
continuous, controlled access to all project documents from multiple locations.
GHAFARI hosted a Project Wise integration server at its main office in Dearborn,
Mich., and deployed file storage and caching servers near the design teams.
Currently, there are more than 90 gigabytes of data and 55,000 files distributed
across 10 file servers.