Stuttgart, 21 Mar 2014. Faithful + Gould, the construction project manager of the prestigious 2014 Formula 1 Singapore Grand Prix, has signed an inaugural Phase agreement to use iTWOcx Cloud to manage the establishment, operation and removal of the racing circuit and supporting facilities. With the on demand Cloud-based collaboration solution, Faithful + Gould is able to manage the exchange of information and Cloud-based collaboration amongst the stakeholders in an optimal real time environment.
The Singapore Grand Prix, held at the Marina Bay Street Circuit, is the only night street race in the world, and one of the highlights in the FIA Formula 1 World Championships. The 5.073 km circuit made of public roads in and around the Raffles District and Marina Bay areas of Singapore is principally a commercial district, consisting of retail, hospitality and cultural centers together with an area of parkland.
Thomas Wolf, CEO and Chairman of RIB Software AG:
“I have lived in Asia now for over 10 years, and since January 2014 in Singapore. The Formula 1 night street race is one of the Singaporean highlights in the year of the horse, which signifies speed and success, and we are proud and honored to provide our iTWO cloud technology to support the successful project delivery of the Singaporean Formula 1 Grand Prix in time and on budget.”
Sanjay Sivanandan, President of RIB Asia Pacific & Middle East:
“iTWO Cloud-based Collaboration is a perfect fit for the Singapore Formula 1 Night Race, where cutting edge technology, speed, precision, teamwork and high performance engineering are required to win. We now see significant demand and growth for our iTWO Cloud-based collaboration solution in all our international markets, as clients demand more real time integrated collaboration, high performance engineering & construction precision with the best technology available.”
About Faithful + Gould
Faithful + Gould, a member of Atkins group of companies, offers professional services that covers building surveying, construction programme management, contract administration, employer’s agent, health & safety, migration management, programming & planning, and project monitoring.