Asta outlines commitment to provide end to end software solutions for built environment

Ecobuild to provide platform for Elecosoft to unveil Building on Technology vision, showing International reach and key support for ‘BIM’

Visit Asta at Ecobuild, ExCel, London on the Elecosoft stand: N426 in the IT Zone

Asta Development, part of ElecoSoft® will be exhibiting at Ecobuild in London between 5-7 March 2013. The ElecoSoft suite of international software products and businesses, includes Asta Development, Consultec, Arcon, Grand Designs 3D, Bidcon and Esign, providing a complete process solution from original concept to project lifespan.

Visitors to the ElecoSoft® stand at Ecobuild will be able to see the award-winning Asta Powerproject® suite for project management, portfolio and resource management.

Visitors will also be able to see additional exciting offerings from the other ElecoSoft® businesses and gain insight into ElecoSoft’s market leading products developed and offered by their Swedish and German subsidiaries.

ElecoSoft’s vision for the group is to provide solutions for construction firms, contractors, architects and designers as well as self-builders, covering the entire construction process from project visualisation, design, cost estimation to site management.

Michael McCullen, Executive Chairman, Asta and Divisional Chief Executive, ElecoSoft® said: “There has never been a time when it has been more important to do more with fewer and more finite resources.  Delivering a truly sustainable model for construction requires not only that completed projects come in on time and on budget, it also requires that ongoing  operations of a building follow the same sustainability guidelines  up to its entire lifespan.”

Asta has a long pedigree of providing solutions to the construction industry, with its Asta Powerproject suite used by 90% of the top UK contractors and being involved in such high profile projects such as The Shard in London, The Reichstag in Berlin as well as being used for the rebuilding of Christchurch’s infrastructure in New Zealand.

Eleco has a strong international reach for its construction market software products, selling in over 43 countries via a global network of subsidiary offices in Sweden, Germany, and the UK as well as more than 38 distributors worldwide.

McCullen added: “We are looking forward to Ecobuild as a great opportunity to meet with visitors from throughout the industry sector and discuss how the range of products provided by Asta and across ElecoSoft® can help them improve their profitability and meet their objectives in these challenging times”.


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About Asta Development

Asta Development is a leading international developer of project, portfolio and resource management software which provides solutions for managing any size and any type of project.

Since its launch in 1988, the company’s core solution suite, Asta Powerproject, has evolved and improved driven by regular feedback from users and using the latest technologies available. It has proved its capabilities over the years on high profile projects throughout the world and is now used by thousands of planners in a wide variety of industry sectors in the UK, Europe, Asia Pacific and the USA. Asta Development supports customers directly from its offices in Oxfordshire and Shropshire. Outside of the UK, Asta Development has a network of distributors who supply, train and support customers, with the software available in up to seven different languages. Asta Development is a part of Eleco plc, a holding company focusing on software and advanced off-site building systems  for the construction industry. More information about Asta Development and its products can be found at


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