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

Jan 25, 2024

INFORM, a global pioneer in AI-powered optimization software based in Aachen, Germany, and BCMI, an innovative leader in cloud-based software for ready-mix concrete and bulk materials based in Redmond, WA, announced a collaboration today.

Contract signing ceremony at World of Concrete in Las Vegas. Thomas Bergmans, INFORM (right), Craig Yeack, BCMI (left).

This collaboration will bring a joint AI-powered dispatch solution, which combines deep expertise in the construction materials industry and AI capabilities.  It will empower ready-mix producers with enhanced decision-making tools, real-time logistics optimization, and intelligent automation, ultimately elevating operational performance and customer satisfaction.

I’m very excited to see that we have achieved another significant milestone in our mission to revolutionize the ready mix dispatch industry through the power of AI.
Thomas Bergmans, Senior Vice President of INFORM’s Logistics Division

“In addition to offering our proven AI-powered transport planning and execution software, this collaboration will further speed up the wide-spread use of our AI algorithms beyond our traditional markets,” added Bergmans.

Craig Yeack, President and Co-founder at BCMI commented, “BCMI exists to listen closely to concrete producers’ needs and design them into the new cloud-based AI-assisted standard for quote-to-cash dispatch.   Our combined solution delivers the next step in our industry’s evolving technology: Critically needed AI-Optimization tools to better control logistics costs and plug profit leaks.  The leaders of BCMI and INFORM are deeply committed to empowering producers’ best of breed technologies, as evidenced by our 15+ years of working together.”

Both companies are excited about the positive impact this collaboration will have on the concrete industry, driving efficiency, sustainability, and success.