Saudi Basic Industries Corporation chooses Skire Unifier for enterprise project management solution.
Skire, Inc., the leading provider of capital program, facilities, real estate and project portfolio management software today announced that Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) has selected Skire Unifier as its strategic enterprise project management system for supporting global project management across the company's internal users and project partner organizations. The agreement represents one of the most significant Skire international customers to date and will provide a comprehensive implementation of the product's capital program management capabilities
SABIC is among the world's top five petrochemicals companies and its businesses are grouped into Chemicals, Performance Chemicals, Polymers, Innovative Plastics, Fertilizers and Metals. SABIC's Engineering & Project Management organization oversees both mega-projects and site projects around the world.
Unifier met SABIC's requirements for cost, schedule, quality, project gating, vendor qualification, safety oversight control and dashboard reporting functions. In addition, the system will be integrated with SABIC's SAP system and provide interfaces for exchanging project information with partnering companies."We are pleased to be chosen by SABIC as their mission-critical enterprise project management system," said Massy Mehdipour, Skire's chief executive officer. "SABIC is an important Skire customer that furthers our position towards becoming a global industry standard. We look forward to helping SABIC maximize Unifier to provide enterprise-wide standardization, compliance and visibility."
Skire Unifier is a powerful business process automation platform for managing programs, projects, resources and assets. The platform centralizes comprehensive management capabilities and makes them available to everyone who needs them through a standard Web browser. With robust cost management and project controls capabilities, Skire's Unifier delivers the best combination of pre-defined workflows, best practices, ease-of-use, and adaptability.
Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) is among the world's top five petrochemicals companies. The company is among the world's market leaders in the production of polyethylene, polypropylene and other advanced thermoplastics, glycols, methanol and fertilizers.
SABIC's businesses are grouped into Chemicals, Performance Chemicals, Polymers, Innovative Plastics, Fertilizers and Metals. SABIC has significant research resources and has 15 dedicated Research and Technology and application centers in the Middle East, the Americas, Europe and Asia-Pacific. The company operates in more than 40 countries across the world with over 33,000 employees worldwide.
Skire, Inc. is the leading provider of capital program, facilities, real estate and project portfolio management software. The company's flagship Unifier platform leverages the company's deep industry experience, giving customers unprecedented visibility and control over major programs and projects. Skire's solutions are used by global Fortune 1000 companies, government agencies, and educational institutions for managing billions of dollars in capital programs, real estate, and IT portfolios. The company is privately held and headquartered in Menlo Park, California.