Graitec, a portfolio company of Apax Partners, has acquired Redcage, a Toronto-based provider of Autodesk solutions for the architecture, engineering and construction and manufacturing sectors. No financial terms were disclosed. Paris-based Graitec is a software publisher and distributor of building information software solutions.
22nd February 2021 – GRAITEC, an international BIM, Fabrication, and Design software developer for AEC, and Autodesk® Platinum Partner across Europe and Gold across Canada, USA, and Russia, is delighted to announce the acquisition of REDCAGE, a Canadian based company that provides Autodesk solutions for the AEC Industry & Manufacturing industries to a broad range of clients located across Canada.
REDCAGE operating from premises in Ontario provides consulting, support and training to companies from across a broad range of sectors. This acquisition will further enhance the Graitec position in one of its key markets in North America, adding to its existing operations in Quebec. With the recent investment from Apax partners, Graitec continues to show its appetite for expansion to serve customers across North America.
Manuel Liedot, GRAITEC CEO comments: “With this acquisition, we invest further into one of the key BIM markets in North America. Redcage is a perfect addition to Graitec: by joining our forces, we will create tremendous value for Architects, Engineers, and Construction companies around our CREATE – SIMULATE – FABRICATE – MANAGE strategy”.
Gino Barone, REDCAGE Founder, and Managing Partner comments: “By joining Graitec, our customers will further benefit from being owned by a company with a long history in design & collaboration. The Graitec team has the skills and expertise to enable Redcage customers to have access to a wider range of BIM Tools and consultancy.
Kevin Degabriele, REDCAGE Founder and Managing Partner comments: “This exciting news will provide unprecedented opportunities for both our clients and employees. “The vast expertise and additional resources Graitec provides as a Global Autodesk Reseller will compliment Redcage’s consultancy approach to solving our customer’s ever-changing business challenges.” Kevin goes on to share that “Graitec’s unique software offering, such as their well-known Powerpacks for both the AEC and Manufacturing industry will provide a useful tool chest of solutions for our clients”.
Steve Houlder, GRAITEC COO comments: “We look forward to welcoming the Redcage customers & staff to Graitec. Redcage has had a very successful history, we look forward to further enhancing this experience with additional products and services from Graitec.
Founded in 1986, GRAITEC is an international group (13 countries worldwide – 48 offices) helping construction and manufacturing professionals to successfully achieve their digital transformation by providing BIM and Industry 4.0 software and consultancy. Graitec is a developer of high-performance BIM applications as well as an Autodesk Platinum Partner in Europe and Gold Autodesk Partner in North America and Russia. With more than 550 employees including 200 BIM consultants, GRAITEC is an innovation focused company whose products are used by more than 100,000 construction professionals worldwide.
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For more information, please visit www.redcage.ca