construction and construction technology company Fexillon and the American construction giant heh dunn have signed an agreement that will see Fexillon’s expertise applied to sites involving $3 billion in investments over the next several years.
The strategic partnership will involve JE Dunn utilizing Fexillon’s knowledge and experience at up to ten sites over the next 12 to 24 months, providing insights from construction to operations management and facilitating the transfer of knowledge from JE Dunn sites to owners in locations in the US
Director Kieran Began said: “Today’s announcement marks the next step in our future direction and the continued development of Fexillon in North America.
“Being designated as a Strategic Partner of JE Dunn’s $3 billion construction program underscores our commitment to work together to radically change the construction industry and the built environment for the benefit of clients, the occupant and the environment.
“Fexillon’s pipeline is poised for exponential growth and reinforces our belief in the significant future opportunities for the company in the US.”
J. E. Dunn Vice President Chris Teddy added: “We are delighted to have Fexillon as one of our strategic partners. As the leading provider of construction services in North America, with a heritage of nearly 100 years, our mission is to deliver construction in a manner that exceeds our customers’ expectations and that cannot be achieved without best-in-class support.
“Fexillon has decades of experience in the field of digital construction and the reliability of their team, coupled with their streamlined approach, platform and expansion capabilities, make them the perfect choice to partner at our mission-critical sites around the world. USA”.
Fexillon provides information on buildings and asset management. The company says its value-added software and services “create a secure environment for managing building information from the planning and design, construction and delivery stage through operations and maintenance for the building owner and operator.”
The company’s platform “enables its customers to make proactive decisions based on real-time data, allowing them to make better and more collaborative decisions on reducing energy consumption and operational emissions to the creation of zero energy buildings” .
Over the past 18 months, it has expanded into the UK and now the US, increased the number of employees and raised €2 million in capital through the Davy ISIS Fund, an employment and education incentive scheme. investment managed by BES Management DAC, a joint venture between BDO and Davy.
Its 2020 accounts show a net profit for the year of just €227,000, compared to €483,000 in 2019. Total assets less liabilities amount to €4.3 million.
JE Dunn Construction, founded in 1924, is a national construction general contractor in the US with offices in 26 locations.
The company says its vision is to be an “indispensable business partner for clients by first understanding their purpose, objectives and customers and then delivering transformative solutions with certainty of results.”