Strategic divestiture of ASMi reaffirms commitment to delivering world class operations and asset management solutions
CARY, N.C. (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 10, 2020
Dude Solutions, the leading provider of cloud-based operations management software, backed by Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. (together with its affiliates, “Clearlake”), today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to sell its workforce skills management platform to ALPHA Facilities Solutions, worldwide provider of facility asset management services. The divestiture of Advanced Skills Management Industrial (ASMi) positions the company to focus on its flagship work and asset management solutions with continued emphasis in helping clients manage critical infrastructure worldwide. Financial terms were not disclosed.
“At Dude Solutions, we’re helping organizations perform essential work within their communities and businesses. The strategic decision to divest ASMi allows us to double down on our commitment to delivering powerful solutions that help clients better manage their operations now and into the future,” said Kevin Kemmerer, Dude Solutions CEO.
We found an excellent fit for ASMi in our long-term strategic partner, ALPHA Facilities Solutions, and look forward to our continued partnership in serving facilities worldwide.
Designed to plan, build, manage and assess organizational readiness, ASMi is a cloud-based solution that configures training paths, learning objectives and work schedules based on job requirements. ASMi provides a single repository to better manage risk and mitigate liability while uncovering weaknesses to drive specific, targeted training and utilize Human Reliability Analysis and Human Error Probability.
John Garcia, Chief Executive Officer, ALPHA Facilities Solutions said, “At ALPHA, we believe managing assets of every nature is mission critical to organizations. Today we are challenged by managing tangible assets such as buildings, infrastructure, building and infrastructure systems and equipment; intangible assets such as intellectual property; and, the most valuable of all assets – our people”.
This divestiture announcement follows news that Dude Solutions signed a definitive agreement to purchase Confirm® from Precisely, expanding its presence geographically in both EMEA and APAC. The company also recently introduced strategic asset management tool Capital Predictor™ to its portfolio, which offers predictive modeling capabilities to guide decision making related to critical infrastructure investments.