Partners will work together for the advancement of specification development to benefit the construction industry
ATLANTA, May 31, 2018–Avitru, the developer of MasterSpecⓇ, today announced a partnership with the Specifications Consultants in Independent Practice (SCIP), an international organization that assists building professionals acquire professionally-written construction specifications from independent specifiers.
“Accurate and well-written specifications are a critical building block of a thriving construction industry,” said Jim Contardi, Chief Executive Officer of Avitru. “Through this new partnership with SCIP, which engages their members around the world, we can advance the entire profession.”
SCIP is an international organization and technical resource for design firms, owners, and manufacturers to acquire professionally written construction specifications from qualified independent and employed specifiers, who advance excellence in preparing construction specifications, promote their special services and expertise to potential clients, share their knowledge, experience, and resources through discussions, conferences, and educational programs.
“As an organization of full-time specification writers, SCIP is excited to establish a strategic partnership with AVITRU,” said John Carter, President of SCIP. “This will allow our members better involvement in the development and usability of specifications and software tools such as those provided by Avitru.”
Additionally, SCIP members can benefit from a 20 percent discount on Avitru license fees for SPECTEXT and MasterSpec and discounts on other Avitru products and services.
From conception to construction, AVITRU empowers architects, engineers, contractors and owners to make better, faster decisions. As the developer of MasterSpec®, a trusted and comprehensive master guide specification system, Avitru has leveraged its position in the market to launch a cloud-based platform that enables the collaborative exchange of expert knowledge to design, build, and operate a better built environment. With some of the most highly regarded experts in the industry, the Avitru team is committed to construct a world where better building leads to better lives. Previously known as ARCOM LLC, Avitru LLC is a portfolio company of Alpine Investors and a strategic partner of the American Institute of Architects.
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About Specifications Consultants in Independent Practice (SCIP)
Specifications Consultants in Independent Practice is an international technical resource organization which assists design firms, owners, and manufacturers in acquiring professionally written construction specifications from qualified independent and employed specifiers, who advance excellence in preparing construction specifications, promote their special services and expertise to potential clients, share their knowledge, experience, and resources through discussions, conferences, and educational programs, network for mutual benefit.