August 10, 2006: Wrightsoft and Uponor

Wrightsoft and Uponor Enhance Relationship with Software

Uponor System Design Software™ Wins the Gold for Its Innovative Design

LEXINGTON, MA, August 10, 2006–In partnership with Uponor, Wrightsoft has been selected by an independent panel of 45 contractors to win a gold medal in the Dealer Design Awards for its innovative design of (USDS) Uponor System Design Software.

Built upon Wrightsoft’s Right-Suite Residential platform, USDS is a complete radiant design program with snow melt capabilities for automatically designing and laying out radiant loops using Uponor’s standards. It was developed with the Uponor dealer in mind to aid in their design and installation while incorporating other features, such as parts takeoff lists, proposals, and in-home selling abilities. Easily they will be able to produce and showcase color-coded CAD-quality radiant loop design layouts using multiple loop patterns that fit any size boundary. Connected to Uponor specific calculation methods, accurate results instantly update connected bills of material and professional proposals to assist in the sales process.

“We are honored to be selected for this award by contractors in the field,” said Chris Edgren, Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Wrightsoft. “This win not only signifies the program’s acceptance in the marketplace, but it also highlights our relationship with Uponor, a well established leading manufacturer of radiant floor heating, cross linked polyethylene (PEX) tubing, and fire protection systems.”

“We have been fortunate to be able to work with Wrightsoft to pool our expertise and wisdom in software and design to make USDS such an extremely valuable tool,” stated Jan Andersson, Heating Product Manager, Uponor North America. “We truly value our partnership with Wrightsoft and are pleased that USDS fully encompasses our design conditions and the latest radiant technologies to create such a high quality radiant loop layout. Wrightsoft not only helps our customers save valuable time and money, but we can confidently say that there is no other product on the market that can produce such a high caliber design like USDS."