INFORM and Marcotte announce collaboration on AI-powered ready-mix dispatch solution

INFORM, a global pioneer in AI-powered optimisation software based in Aachen, Germany, and Marcotte Systems, a renowned leader in innovative solutions for the concrete industry based in Saint Bruno, Canada, have announced a collaboration during World of Concrete in Las Vegas.
January 26, 2024
By Guy Woodford
Contract signing ceremony at World of Concrete in Las Vegas. Thomas Bergmans, INFORM (right), Joel Bardier, Marcotte (left). Pic: INFORM and Marcotte

Both companies have invested heavily over the past several months to offer a joint AI-powered dispatch solution for the ready-mix industry. Combining Marcotte's robust experience in concrete production management with INFORM's AI capabilities, this ready-to-use solution will empower ready-mix producers with enhanced decision-making tools, real-time optimisation, and intelligent automation, ultimately elevating operational performance and customer satisfaction.

"This marks a significant milestone in our commitment to advancing the ready mix dispatch industry through the power of AI," explained Thomas Bergmans, Senior Vice President of INFORM's Logistics Division. "In addition to offering our proven AI-powered transport planning and execution software, I'm very excited to see that this collaboration will further speed up the widespread use of our AI algorithms beyond our traditional markets."

Joel Bardier, CEO at Marcotte Systems, said: "We are confident that the synergy between Marcotte Systems and INFORM will redefine industry standards, providing our clients with a competitive edge in an ever-evolving market. Integrating AI into ready mix dispatch processes will not only streamline operations but also open new possibilities for innovation and growth."

Both companies look forward to this collaboration's positive impact on the concrete industry, driving efficiency, sustainability, and success.