Leica Geosystems to Demo Easy BIM As-Builting Solutions at Boston BIMForum

Attendees will be able to experience a BIM 101 rapid fire technology demonstration and explore the full range of customizable BIM Field Trip solutions in Booth 11 at the popular BIM conference.

NORCROSS, GA, April 21, 2014Facility managers, contractors, architects and other building information modeling (BIM) professionals looking for an easy way to capture interior as-built information will want to make sure to check out the Leica Geosystems solutions at the Boston BIMForum, taking place April 23-24 at theRenaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel in Boston.

During a Rapid Fire Technology Demonstration on Wednesday, April 23, Fahim Dangra, national BIM sales manager for Leica Geosystems, will show how the inexpensive and easy-to-use Leica DISTO handheld laser measurement tools tie directly into Autodesk Revit to provide a BIM 101 solution for interior as-builting.

Professionals looking for more robust solutions can explore the entire BIM Field Trip at Booth 11. Perfectly tailored to fit any stage of BIM adoption in concrete layout, MEP layout, progressive scanning, quality assurance, renovation/retrofit, preconstruction as-builting, facilities management and operations/maintenance applications, the BIM Field Trip by Leica Geosystems makes it easy to move from 2D to 3D workflows to achieve common BIM goals such as reduced rework, increased predictability and higher profitability.

The BIM Field Trip solutions are available in three basic levelsBIM 101, 102 and 103to help companies bridge the gaps in their BIM processes. At each level of the BIM Field Trip, hardware and software selections are customized to the needs of the user and are easily scalable from one level to the next to provide practical solutions to common BIM challenges.

Getting involved in BIM doesnt have to be complicated, said Leica Geosystems BIM Business Manager Cathi Hayes. The broad range of solutions in the Leica Geosystems BIM Field Trip makes it easy to connect the digital world with the real world so that professionals at any stage of BIM adoption can improve their workflows. We look forward to demonstrating some of these solutions at the Boston BIMForum.

For more information about the BIM Field Trip, visitwww.leica-geosystems.us/ BIMor www.bimlearningcenter.com.

Leica Geosystems when it has to be right

With close to 200 years of pioneering solutions to measure the world, Leica Geosystems products and services are trusted by professionals worldwide to help them capture, analyze, and present spatial information. Leica Geosystems is best known for its broad array of products that capture accurately, model quickly, analyze easily, and visualize and present spatial information.

Those who use Leica Geosystems products every day trust them for their dependability, the value they deliver, and the superior customer support. Based in Heerbrugg, Switzerland, Leica Geosystems is a global company with tens of thousands of customers supported by more than 3,500 employees in 28 countries and hundreds of partners located in more than 120 countries around the world. Leica Geosystems is part of Hexagon (Nordic exchange: HEXA B), a leading global provider of design, measurement and visualisation technologies that enable customers to design, measure and position objects, and process and present data.

For further information please contact:

Leica Geosystems Inc.

Andre Ribeiro

Vice President, Marketing and E-Commerce

Atlanta, GA 30092

Phone: +1 (770) 326-9557

Fax: +1 (770) 447-0710