BGE Moves to the Cloud with Microsoft Dynamics 365 and aec360
Leading engineering consulting firm to move to next-generation Microsoft Dynamics 365 platform to support continued growth and expansion
sa.global today announced that BGE, Inc. has selected Microsoft Dynamics 365 and the organization’s aec360 industry solution as their new business development and marketing (CRM), project management and accounting (ERP) and human resource management (HCM) platform. sa.global and BGE are working together to replace several existing business systems with a new cloud-based application suite based on next-generation Microsoft Dynamics 365 technology.
Founded in Houston and with offices across the southeastern United States, BGE provides consulting services in civil engineering, public works, transportation, private development, environmental sciences, industrial development, land planning, construction services, and surveying. BGE has more than 650 professionals across multiple disciplines and offers clients start-to-finish solutions from concept to completion .
“BGE has experienced significant growth over the past several years,” said Michael Franklin, CIO at BGE. “Our current systems are no longer able to support our growth efficiently. This led to our evaluation of new cloud-based platforms that will take us into the future. We selected Dynamics 365 and sa.global’s aec360 solution not only based on its next-generation cloud technology but the fact that it has been purpose-built to meet the unique needs of A/E/C firms like BGE. We will be able to manage our entire value chain of workflow, delivering and accounting for work, and managing our talent, in a single integrated solution.”
Microsoft Dynamics 365 is Microsoft’s next-generation business application suite, built to leverage the power of the Microsoft Azure cloud, Office 365 suite, and Microsoft advanced intelligence tools. sa.global’s aec360 industry solution pre-configures and extends Dynamics 365 to meet the unique needs of the A/E/C industry, and will allow BGE to manage their finances, projects, clients, and resources within an integrated platform.
“We’re very excited that BGE has entrusted sa.global and Microsoft Dynamics 365 as cornerstones of the firm’s digital transformation”, explained Andy Yeomans, Executive Vice President for sa.global’s US operations. “Our aec360 industry solution on Dynamics 365 will help BGE better integrate their key functional areas while driving productivity, collaboration, and real-time insights across their firm. We look forward to helping BGE implement a modern platform that they can leverage to grow their business for many years to come.”
sa.global is the leading global provider of Microsoft’s Dynamics™ 365 ERP, CRM, and HCM software solutions and services to A/E/C firms and other project-driven businesses. Established in 1990, sa.global has grown to become one of the largest Microsoft Dynamics 365 consultancies in the world, with over 700 employees in 20 countries around the globe. The organization has won 10 Microsoft global and industry Partner of the Year Awards and is a proud member of Microsoft’s Inner Circle representing the top 1% of Microsoft partners worldwide. For more information, please visit our website at www.saglobal.com.
Ranked No. 124 in Engineering News-Record’s 2019 Top 500 Design Firms, BGE, Inc. is a privately owned consulting firm providing solutions in the built environment for public and private clients. Founded in 1975 in Houston, the firm employs 650 people with offices in Texas, Arkansas, Florida, and North Carolina. For more information, please visit www.bgeinc.com