PERTH, Australia, April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- AVEVA (LSE: AVV) announced that Melbourne-based zektingroup has selected AVEVA's flagship plant design product, AVEVA PDMS, for the engineering design of new Coal Seam Gas plants for major Gas Operators in Australia.

The zektingroup provides engineering design and project management services to many of the process plant industries including the oil gas, chemical, pharmaceutical, biotech and food beverage industries. Zektin is especially well known for its engineering expertise in the Coal Seam Gas Industry (CSG), where the company has become the prime supplier of engineering services to many of the leading industry energy developers.

Peter Fitzgerald, Director, zektingroup, said:

We chose AVEVA PDMS because it provides us with an innovative and cost-effective multi-disciplinary solution.

Peter went on to say the 3D capabilities of PDMS will help accelerate project designs and approvals, as Zektin will be able to involve their customers in the development phase more effectively. AVEVA Global will be used to manage and enhance collaboration between the head office in Melbourne and the design office in Brisbane. Peter has worked with PDMS previously and has seen the competitive advantage it can provide to delivering substantial projects on time and within budget.

Peter Finch, President, AVEVA Asia Pacific, said:

We are proud to be working with leading engineering design companies such as zektingroup. We are confident that Zektin will benefit from the enhanced engineering design efficiency that PDMS brings.

About zektingroup

zektingroup was formed in 1992 to provide Project Management and multi-discipline engineering design services to the Process industries.

Since its inception, zektingroup has continued to expand its capabilities in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology areas and now provides an extensive range of services to a wide variety of related industries such as medical and biotechnology research, bioremediation, advanced education institutions and sustainable waste treatment.

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For further information, please contact: Youli Hooi Marketing Communications Manager AVEVA Asia Pacific Tel: +603-2176-1234

For further information, please contact: Youli Hooi, Marketing Communications Manager, AVEVA Asia Pacific, Tel: +603-2176-1234,