BuildingDNA Secures Partnership LOI with Fortune 500 Firm Jacobs Engineering
-$11 Billion Company Looking to BuildingDNA for Competitive Differentiation
Denver, Colorado – March xx, 2017 – BuildingDNA, Inc. (www.BuildingDNA.com), the leader in visual intelligence for smarter, safer buildings, announced today that Jacobs Engineering (Jacobs) is interested in a partnership with BuildingDNA to pursue local, national and international smart city opportunities. Jacobs is one of the largest and most diverse construction companies in the world, with 54,000 employees across more than 230 locations. In 2016, Jacobs generated $10.9 billion in revenue.
Per Jacobs, as excerpted from the Letter of Intent (LOI):
“We believe that through leveraging BuildingDNA’s skillsets combined with our global footprint, scalability, and market touchpoints – in combination with our existing partnerships – will prove to only enhance our status throughout the smart city marketplace as we also offer bundled service offerings, innovative financing strategies, partnership engagement, in-house cybersecurity capabilities, and a diverse client base and client types.
“As various project opportunities come to the forefront, Jacobs will look to BuildingDNA for their expertise related to smart and connected building management efforts. Jacobs looks forward to exploring smart city partnership opportunities in the future with Building DNA.”
“This is an incomparable point of validation for BuildingDNA,” stated CEO Joe Hernandez. “That a global leader like Jacobs believes our Intrabuilding Visual Awareness solution would be a powerful addition to – and indeed a competitive differentiator for – their smart cites offering speaks volumes. We are proud to be aligned with Jacobs, and we look forward to immediately pursuing opportunities together.”
About BuildingDNA (www.buildingdna.co)
Founded in 2009, Denver-based BuildingDNA delivers an enterprise SaaS solution that is wholly unique in the world of Building Optimization – a platform expressly created to unify and enhance complementary solutions under one user-friendly, highly visual mapping interface. Customers are calling for an integrated experience: all tools available in one location, intuitively accessible and with uniform interactivity. BuildingDNA makes that possible, while creating a hub for building software providers to readily grow through partnerships and new technology opportunities. Moreover, through its enhancement engine SensorDNATM, BuildingDNA is empowering the Internet of Things (IoT) for Building Optimization, becoming the first mapping solution to integrate actionable “live data” from sensors.