AUSTIN, Texas, October 5, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Aurigo software, the leading provider of capital planning and construction management software for infrastructure owners and private owners, today announced the signing of a multi-year contract with Multnomah County, Oregon modernize the capital program and project management of its facilities and transportation divisions.
“We are honored Multnomah chose Aurigo Masterworks as their new program management solution to help manage the county’s capital investments, ”said Balaji Sreenivasan, CEO and Founder of Aurigo Software. “It is a pleasure to collaborate with Multnomah to help them meet the goals of their five-year capital improvement plan. We are excited to support the county in its transition to the cloud, so it can support its growing population today and beyond. “
Although the smallest in area at just 465 square miles, Multnomah County is the most populous county in the state with over 800,000 residents in the cities of Portland, Fairview, Gresham, Maywood Park, Troutdale, and Village du Bois. Multnomah County is responsible for six bridges over the Willamette River, and the county also maintains approximately 269 miles of roads. Many of these roads are rural, but a few are regional roads in and around Fairview, Troutdale, and Village du Bois. The county’s 140 facilities include libraries, health and dental clinics, senior service centers, courthouses, and correctional facilities.
Previously, the county managed the capital investments of its facilities with a custom Microsoft Access database that, in the 10 years since its conception, had become obsolete. The capital improvements and assets were also managed using capital planning software that no longer met the needs of the county. Besides, by Multnomah transportation division was using project management software that was nearing end of life.
To address these critical issues, the county was looking for a cloud-based software as a service (SaaS) solution, with enterprise-level single platform capabilities to automate workflows and scale on the market. entire life cycle of the investment program to support 150 projects of different sizes. In addition, they were looking for a solution that could be configured by county sysadmins and integrated seamlessly with existing extensible applications and programs in use such as Workday, Jaggaer, and Oracle Primavera P6.
With funds available to modernize, in May 2020 the county began its selection through a formal request for proposal process that assessed various vendors and determined that Aurigo was best qualified to meet the county’s long-term needs for capital planning, construction and rights-of-way management.
Multnomah joins Aurigo’s growing list of major U.S. counties and cities to adopt the platform, including Denver, Houston, Seattle, and Las Vegas.
About Aurigo Software
Aurigo creates software that helps build the world. Aurigo provides modern cloud-based solutions for capital infrastructure and private owners to help them plan with confidence, build with quality and maintain their assets efficiently. With over 300 billion dollars of fixed assets programs under management, Aurigo’s solutions are approved by more than 300 customers in transportation, water and utilities, healthcare, higher education and government on more than 40,000 projects across North America. Aurigo helps investment program managers make better decisions based on proprietary artificial intelligence and machine learning technology. Aurigo is a privately held American company headquartered in Austin, Texas, with global offices in Canada and India. Learn more about www.aurigo.com
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