PDT Group Chooses Bitrix for Better Internal Communications
PHOENIX Dichtungstechnik GmbH (PDT Group) of Hamburg, a specialist in durable, high-quality rubber products and sealing technology, implemented Bitrix Intranet to create a system that would serve as an environment for corporate information as well as improve internal communication and collaboration.
- Alexandria, LA (1888PressRelease) July 08, 2011 - Bitrix, Inc., a technology trendsetter in business communications solutions, announces another successful implementation of the Bitrix Intranet solution. PHOENIX Dichtungstechnik GmbH (PDT Group) of Hamburg, a specialist in durable, high-quality rubber products and sealing technology, has introduced an improved communication and cooperation platform among its employees on a Bitrix platform.
PDT Group has two core areas which extend over several market segments. First, the production of high-quality elastomer profiles positions the company in segments such as tunnel construction, railway superstructure, windows and facades, construction, industry profiles and other applications. In the consumer products area, PHOENIX Dichtungstechnik GmbH has been in the market over 30 years offering waterproofing solutions for roofs and facades. With annual turnover of €72 million, the company employees 300 in factories and offices in Hamburg and Walterhausen, as well as offices in England, Belgium, Netherlands and France.
The PDT group was looking primarily for a system that would serve as an environment for corporate information as well as improve internal communication and collaboration.
Specific targets included:
Fast, direct, clear and up-to-date information distribution
Interactive and comprehensive communication tools
Support for staff in their operational activities
Cross-border cooperation in projects and discussion groups
Strengthening of community spirit across the Group.
"The intranet provides a whole new way for the employee to envision his role and 'life' in the company and to interact with his surroundings and colleagues. This is a very important point for us and we will very much want everyone to have the opportunity to contribute and to take every advantage for personal development." - Kim-Carolin Tübben, marketing specialist at the PDT Group..
Bitrix Intranet BizPace was chosen over 3 other competitors after two months of studying and testing the best technical solution for the PDT Group intranet. Above all, the range of functionality and ease of implementation were key factors in the decision for a Bitrix Intranet. In the very first online presentation of the Bitrix solution, the option to activate or deactivate many features was very much appreciated, as it allows creation of a 'playing field' optimized for each player on the team.