McLaren Software Announces Business Intelligence Portal for SaaS


London, UK., April 7, 2014 -  McLaren Software, leaders in engineering document control, construction project collaboration and computer aided facilities management solutions, announce the latest version of their world class SaaS (McLaren FusionLive) includes a new Business Intelligence Portal.  The Business Intelligence (BI) portal will help deliver predictable, productive and profitable projects by providing quality data to support management decision making and reduce process bottlenecks. In addition to a new BIM 3D viewing experience, the users will be able to merge two or more models as well as generate COBie compatible work sheets from models.

McLaren FusionLive is a comprehensive cloud-based construction project collaboration and document management solution used to simplify collaboration on construction and engineering projects in order to improve project, safety, visibility, process consistency, risk and efficiency.  

"Worldwide our SaaS customers build critical infrastructure and need real time meaningful information on their schedule.  The Business Intelligence Portal increases their visibility of real time project information enabling them to make informed decisions needed to stay on schedule.  We're investing heavily in supporting management decision making, simplifying access to engineering documentation for the  mobile workforce, and building information modelling (BIM) capabilities integrated with McLaren's computer aided facilities management (CAFM) solution," comments Peter Russell-Smith, CEO of McLaren Software.

About McLaren Software

McLaren Software, the Engineering Information Management (EIM) division of IDOX Software, provides asset information management solutions that secure and control engineering documentation throughout the asset lifecycle.  From major capital projects and asset operations to construction projects and facilities management, McLaren information management solutions help reduce risk and improve safety, profitability, compliance and performance.

Supporting over 300,000 users in 50 countries, McLaren solutions are available in the cloud, on premise or privately hosted.  Our customers are leading companies in industries such as AEC, oil and gas, energy, utilities, life sciences, process manufacturing, and facilities management.  McLaren also offers McLaren Document Control Services, a major capital project document control solution.

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About IDOX plc

In addition to McLaren Software, quoted IDOX plc (LSE:IDOX) is a supplier of specialist document management collaboration solutions and services to the public sector in the UK and internationally.

Its Public Sector Software Division is the leading applications provider to UK local government for core functions relating to land, people and property, such as its market leading planning systems and election management software. Over 90 percent of UK local authorities are now customers. The Group provides public sector organizations with tools to manage information and knowledge, documents, content, business processes and workflow as well as connecting directly with the citizen via the web.

In addition, IDOX also supplies decision support content such as grants and planning policy information as well as related specialist services. 

The Group employs over 500 staff located in the UK, the USA, Europe, India and Australia.


For more information please contact:

Olivier Frei    

McLaren Software, Marketing 

Tel:  +44 (0)207 332 6000