Nowra company wins contract with NBN Co

7 September 2012

Nowra company Benchmark Estimating has been chosen by NBN Co, the company building Australia's National Broadband Network (NBN), to provide estimating software and services for projects undertaken throughout the NBN rollout.

Benchmark Estimating was chosen by NBN Co for the company's ability to provide a flexible software solution that will help NBN Co to solve the varied estimating challenges it faces. The contract includes the supply of software licences, development and consulting services as well as training for users throughout Australia.

Implementation of the Benchmark Estimating Software solution has begun at NBN Co and it is expected that it will be fully utilised by NBN Co as it moves towards the full-scale rollout of the NBN.

Benchmark Estimating, which was established in 1996, provides enterprise class estimating software solutions throughout Australia and New Zealand. It is used for complex, long term projects undertaken by businesses in the information and communication technology, construction, civil, landscaping, mining and utility sectors.

The company has an office in the United  Kingdom and a European distributor based in Spain.