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Bentley Acquires GEOPAK

October 18, 2001
Merger creates Bentley Civil Division.

Bentley Systems Inc., Exton, Pa., acquired GEOPAK Corporation. Prior to the merger, Bentley distributed GEOPAK products worldwide and owned a 25 percent stake in the company. Financial terms of the merger were not disclosed.

Gabriel Norona, president and CEO of GEOPAK, is now Bentley’s senior vice president, Civil. He is responsible for Bentley’s line of civil engineering products. All GEOPAK employees will continue in their positions, as will Bentley’s Civil staff.

Bentley Civil will continue to provide GEOPAK and InRoads solutions for surveying, design, engineering and construction, enhanced with services such as consulting, training, implementation, custom development and support for civil engineering.