Multiplex Successfully Launches Bridgit Bench Across Canada
TORONTO, CANADA, JULY 28, 2021 – Bridgit, the leading construction workforce intelligence technology company, announced today that Multiplex Construction Canada Ltd. (Multiplex) has successfully implemented and launched Bridgit Bench across their Canadian operations. Bridgit Bench enables Multiplex to enhance their workforce planning, pursuit tracking, and scenario running.
Established in Australia in 1962, Multiplex has delivered over 1,000 projects around the world, with more than 4,000 employees globally, and a combined value in excess of US$80 billion. Bridgit Bench drives workforce effectiveness for their Canadian operations by tracking and forecasting future projects and staffing requirements.
“Bridgit Bench is a game changer when it comes to construction resource planning. It has enabled us to streamline and refine our resourcing strategy and stay a step ahead,” said Terry Olynyk, President and Managing Director, Multiplex Canada.
“The insight Bridgit Bench has given us from an operations standpoint is invaluable. In one click, in one place, we are able to see a full picture of our workforce across all projects, plan resources for future projects, and make informed decisions based on real-time information,” said Pedro Duarte, Director of Operations, Multiplex Canada.
“Multiplex is building a strong foundation for a digital first future and we are excited to help them achieve their business priorities with Bridgit Bench,” said Lauren Lake, Chief Operating Officer and Co-Founder, Bridgit. “Today’s forward-looking businesses are fueled by data and intelligence. Multiplex has a rich history of innovation and it is incredible to see Bridgit playing a role in finding new ways to put people first and build a winning workforce.”
Bridgit is workforce intelligence for the construction industry. Bridgit’s mission is simple – to help the construction industry maximize profits by taking a people-first approach. Workforce Intelligence from Bridgit transforms workforce data into actionable insights that inform an organization's strategic and tactical business decisions. Bridgit works with construction industry leaders like Skanska, Balfour Beatty, Ryan Companies, among others. Bridgit is a privately owned company, having raised over $15.7 million USD in equity financing, with capital from investors such as Autodesk, BDC Capital’s Women in Technology Venture Fund, EDC, IAF, Salesforce Ventures, Sands Capital Ventures, and StandUp Ventures. Learn more about Bridgit at gobridgit.com.
Multiplex is a premier, global construction company that has been shaping skylines and delivering landmark property and infrastructure projects for almost 60 years. They are a leading international contractor with a focus on sustainable growth, strong relationships and local market expertise in Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Australia and India. Established in Australia in 1962, Multiplex’s work to date comprises more than 980 projects with a combined value in excess of US$80 billion, globally. With 27 completed and current projects in Toronto and the GTA, Multiplex has built a reputation in the marketplace for their collaborative approach and working shoulder-to-shoulder with clients, consultants and trade partners to bring project visions to life. Learn more about Multiplex at multiplex.global.