Applied Software Earns Autodesk Fabrication Specialization Designation

Expertise in Advising MEP Fabricators on Using BIM to Improve Building Performance Leads to Firm's Newest Autodesk Certification

Feb 21, 2013, 08:00 ET from Applied Software

ATLANTA, Feb. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Applied Software, a leading Building Information Modeling (BIM) services provider as well as a provider of Autodesk 2D and 3D CAD products and services, announced today that it has earned the new Fabrication Specialization designation for value added resellers (VARs) from Autodesk, Inc., a world leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software. As an Autodesk Specialized Partner, Applied Software has shown it has made significant investment in its people, has a solid business plan specific to the specialization area, has strong customer references and can provide a high level of knowledge and support to companies in the AEC industry.

The new Autodesk Partner Specializations enable VARs to highlight and brand their expertise in delivering services in key industry areas. By completing the required curriculum and training, as well as meeting required levels of service and standards set by Autodesk, Applied Software demonstrates what it means to be a trusted adviser to Autodesk customers. Applied Software earned the Fabrication Specialization designation for expertise in Autodesk Fabrication FABmep, Autodesk Fabrication CADmep, Autodesk Fabrication ESTmep and Autodesk Fabrication CAMduct.

"Earning the Autodesk Fabrication Specialization certification affirms our dedication to our customers' success and the expertise of our BIM advisory team," said Steve Foran, Applied Software's VP of Operations. "We're intent on helping MEP fabricators maximize the use of Autodesk BIM solutions to design and build better performing buildings."

Applied Software earned the MEP (Mechanical, Engineering and Plumbing) Systems Engineering Specialization designation from Autodesk in January.

About Applied Software
Applied Software is a premier, full-service professional services firm serving the AEC and manufacturing industries, as well as a leading Building Information Modeling (BIM) services provider and one of the largest Autodesk partners in the Southeastern United States. Since 1982, the firm has helped more than 5,000 clients achieve high-performance and competitive advantage through its broad range of world-class solutions and services that extend to 2D and 3D design software, integration expertise, analysis, problem resolution, training and education, mentoring and more. Applied Software further distinguishes itself with the depth of real-world experience of its developers and service professionals. Over the years, the firm has received numerous industry recognitions, including most recently being honored by Autodesk in 2012 as a Platinum Club award winner. For more information on Applied Software's solutions and services, please visit

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