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Today leading IWMS and P3 O&M (operation and maintenance) software provider Service Works Global (SWG) announces merger with the FM division of its Scandinavian sister company, Symetri. This move sees the company going from strength to strength to offer a superior IWMS system to manage the whole project lifecycle, including a comprehensive BIM solution.

Extending the SWG brand, the FM division of Symetri will operate under the new name of Service Works Global Nordic.

After joining Addnode Group in 2017, SWG joined Symetri, one of the Nordic region’s leading providers of software and services for design and construction. Under Addnode Group’s ownership and serving the same rapidly expanding market, the merger will allow a broader offering underpinned by additional resource, delivering an increased value proposition. SWG’s market leading IWMS (QFM) and P3 O&M software (P3rform) will benefit from a full BIM offering including 3D modelling, laser scanning and full IWMS integration for maximum efficiency and ROI.

Through the companies’ pooled resources from across the globe, clients can expect an even stronger, broader product and service offering, delivering increased flexibility and functionality to meet the challenges of an evolving technological facilities management landscape. CEO Gary Watkins comments: “The merger puts SWG in its strongest position yet in exceeding the demands of the FM and P3 (public-private partnership) market at a national and international level. Together our combined knowledge and resources will form a strategic part of our next phase of global expansion.”

The extension of the SWG business means that clients can access a broader product and services offering on a more flexible and tailored basis, ensuring that clients continue to secure maximum value from their software in order to underpin operational efficiency using the necessary tools for strategic and informed FM decision making to support and grow their business.

For more information, please contact Annie Gales, Marketing Director at Service Works Global on +44 (0)20 8877 4080 or anniegales@swg.com.

 

About Service Works Global:
Service Works Global is an international provider of facilities, property and workplace management software. As part of Nasdaq Stockholm-listed Addnode Group, one of Europe’s leading providers of software and services for design, construction and facilities management, SWG offers a wealth of expertise in software for the facilities management and P3 (public-private partnership) sectors gained from 25 years’ experience across the globe. SWG is proud to continue pushing boundaries in order to serve the evolving needs of the FM profession, from pivotal research to responsive software development, SWG is committed to supporting change. For more information visit www.swg.com.

About Symetri FM (now Service Works Global Nordic):
Symetri FM provides clients across Northern Europe with expert guidance on 3D modelling and simulation to product lifecycle management, BIM and facility management. The company offers expertise and system support to property managers and FM companies that improve communications, streamline processes and create the conditions for profitable sustainability. Today we work with approximately 200 property owners and business managers who together manage over 100 million square meters in the Nordic market.

About Addnode Group
Addnode Group acquires, operates and develops knowledge-leading companies that digitize society. We combine software and services for digital solutions. We are one of Europe’s leading suppliers of software and services for design, construction and product data information, and a leading supplier of document and case management systems to public sector clients in Sweden and Norway.

We are 1,600 employees in Sweden, Germany, UK, Australia, Austria, Canada, Denmark, Finland, India, the Netherlands, Norway, Serbia, Slovakia, South Africa and USA. Net sales in 2017 amounted to SEK 2,520 million. Addnode Group’s Series B share is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm. For more information please visit www.addnodegroup.com.

 

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