SOCOTEC UK Enhances Digital Capabilities with Spectra QEST

Thu 28/10/2021 - 04:37

SOCOTEC UK has invested in the QEST platform, a piece of software developed by Spectra QEST, a globally leading vendor in technical information management systems for construction materials and geotechnical testing.

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This software will help to manage SOCOTEC’s field and laboratory testing operations, schedule field technicians, interface with testing equipment and communicate technical information to clients. It also aligns directly with the organisation’s strategic ambition to grow its digitisation capabilities.  

“This major investment is expected to transform our service delivery in the future and will further enhance and grow our existing digital capabilities in the UK,” said Philip Ball, technical innovation director, SOCOTEC UK."

“It will also complement the state-of-the-art capabilities at our new SOCOTEC Central office and laboratory facility, enabling improved end-to-end data processing and instrument interfacing."

“After an exhaustive market assessment, we were pleased to find a partner in Spectra QEST and are confident that the QEST platform (supported by the specialists at Spectra QEST) will be successfully implemented to service our demanding needs in the UK.”

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Dirk Janek, CEO, Spectra QEST, said: “Spectra QEST has a long history of working with market leaders to explore new business opportunities and enter new markets."

“We were very pleased to see that after a meticulous examination of the leading vendors in the industry, SOCOTEC chose Spectra QEST for this transformative investment."

“I am confident that our experts, working together with the high calibre SOCOTEC team, will deliver a solution that will help SOCOTEC cement their market-leading position and be the best possible reference we could have for the UK.” 

About Spectra QEST 

An operating company of Vela Software International, Inc., itself an operating group of Toronto-based Constellation Software, Inc. (CSI), Spectra QEST is a software development and services company specialising in solutions for the construction materials engineering, testing, inspection and production industries. 

Founded in 1984, Spectra QEST offers the most comprehensive construction materials quality platform on the market today. With offices in Adelaide, South Australia and Sacramento, California, it services customers in North America, Australasia, the Middle East and soon the United Kingdom. These customers include leading international construction companies, construction materials and geotechnical companies, construction materials manufacturers and government bodies. 

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