Grenland Group Selects Intergraph

SmartPlant Enterprise Delivers Design Solutions to Engineering, Procurement & Construction Company

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., January 30, 2007 -- Intergraph Corporation today announced Grenland Group ASA has selected Intergraph’s SmartPlant Enterprise suite of plant design and information management solutions. Norway-based Grenland Group provides engineering, procurement and construction services to offshore marine oil operators and shipyards, specializing in drill ship, floating production, storage and offloading, and process plant design and construction.

SmartPlant Enterprise will be deployed enterprise-wide, across Grenland Group locations in Norway, the United States, and Malaysia. The applications will be employed in the execution of a range of oil and gas projects, for both onshore and offshore operations. As a result, Grenland Group will be empowered to execute projects more quickly and with improved data quality.

“After careful evaluation, we concluded that the integrated SmartPlant Enterprise suite is unmatched by any other offering in the industry,” said Bjørn C. Anker, executive vice president of Grenland Technology AS. “Grenland Group is going through a rapid growth and we have a continued focus on improving our inter discipline work processes. The tools we are now licensing from Intergraph will help us and our clients reach our targets for reducing project execution time and ultimately total installed cost.”

“Grenland Group has worked with Intergraph for several years, and we are pleased that the organization has chosen to take the next step with SmartPlant Enterprise. Grenland Group’s selection of the SmartPlant suite demonstrates Intergraph’s continued adoption in the oil and gas sector, including Scandinavia,” stated Phillippe Marceau, executive vice president of Intergraph Process, Power & Marine EMEA. “SmartPlant Enterprise streamlines the workflow from the feed phase, to design, through construction and handover. Intergraph’s continued investment in integrated, best of breed engineering solutions is delivering efficiency and cost-effective projects for our customers.”


About Intergraph

Intergraph Corporation is the leading global provider of spatial information management (SIM) software. Security organizations, businesses and governments in more than 60 countries rely on the company’s spatial technology and services to make better and faster operational decisions. Intergraph’s customers organize vast amounts of complex data into understandable visual representations, creating intelligent maps, managing assets, building and operating better plants and ships and protecting critical infrastructure and millions of people around the world. For more information, visit

About Grenland Group

Grenland Group works with offshore marine oil business operators and shipbuilding yards around the world. Specializing in design and construction of drill ship, FPSO and process plants, Grenland group also develops products for the offshore marine industry. For more information, please visit

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Sara Upchurch
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