Construction IT portal teams up with Citadon to provide tendering software for construction industry

Construction IT portal Buildonline has merged with US software provider Citadon to form a global entity.

The new company, known as CTSpace, will provide standardised software for tendering, information sharing and document management. The clients of the combined company include many of construction’s leading multinational firms.

Howard Koenig, formerly of Citadon, will be chief executive officer of the company. Mark Suster, formerly chief executive officer of Buildonline, will join the board of directors.

Suster said: “Combined, we are unrivalled in our ability to provide global collaboration expertise. The track record of the two organisations, in improving communication on the world’s largest and most complex programmes and projects to ensure they are delivered on time and to budget, is outstanding.”