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Bluewater Says Million Dollar Urban Drinking Water Scarcity Challenge is Geared to Find Solutions to Clean Drinking Water Scarcity 

March 22, 2018 - in Drinking water, Featured, Water

Stockholm, Sweden, March 22, 2018 –– As the world celebrates World Water Day, Bluewater, a world leader in innovative water purification technologies, announces a global million dollar urban drinking water scarcity challenge geared to identify…

U.S. Department of Transportation Statement on the Collapse of a Pedestrian Bridge at Florida International University

March 16, 2018 - in Bridges, Featured, Transportation

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation released the following statement regarding today’s collapse of a pedestrian bridge at Florida International…

USDOT Awards 41 TIGER Grants Across 43 States

March 13, 2018 - in Featured, Transportation

The U.S. Department of Transportation said March 9 that it awarded nearly $500 million in fiscal 2017 TIGER grants to 41 recipients in 43 states, including…

Energy Industry on the Cusp of Large-Scale Digital Transformation, says GlobalData

March 12, 2018 - in Energy, Featured

The global energy industry is facing major challenges from the ongoing environmental issues, changing regulations, low oil prices, and high capital and operating costs. They are forcing energy firms, which are traditionally considered conservative, to undergo…

IRENA Welcomes Establishment of International Solar Alliance as a Platform to Advance Solar Energy

March 12, 2018 - in Energy, Featured, Renewables

New Delhi, India – Today, on the occasion of the Founding Conference of the International Solar Alliance (ISA), the Director General of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), Mr. Adnan Z. Amin, and the Interim Director General of ISA, Mr. Upendra…

ITD’s Buehrig Traveling to Tiny Village in Panama to Build Bridges To Prosperity

March 8, 2018 - in Bridges, Featured, Transportation

BOISE - Opportunities like the one in front of Idaho Transportation Department Bridge Engineer Alan Buehrig are few and far between. Buehrig is traveling to Panama March 16 for two weeks to participate in the Bridges to Prosperity (B2P) program. Buehrig's…

Steeplejacks Climb Cables, Chip Ice to Help Restore Mackinac Bridge Service

March 6, 2018 - in Bridges, Featured, Transportation

Michigan's Mackinac Bridge Authority recently turned to steeplejacks to climb up the cables of the iconic structure and chip away ice that led to a series of traffic closures. "Sheets and chunks of ice falling hundreds of feet from the bridge towers and cables…

Introducing a Better, Faster InfraWorks

March 5, 2018 - in Featured, News, Products, Technology

We rang in the start of the new year with the announcement of an InfraWorks update (and even a webcast to share the details) and now that update is available to everyone. We’ve enhanced some workflows with more preliminary engineering design capabilities.…

2017 Be Inspired Awards Project Highlights

March 1, 2018 - in Event Coverage, Events, Featured, Video

Several members of the Bentley Systems team discuss the Be Inspired Awards projects from the 2017 Year In Infrastructure event held Oct. 10-12, 2017, in Singapore.

Major $183 Billion Boost to California’s Economy Expected Over 10 Years from Transportation Investments in Senate Bill 1

March 1, 2018 - in Featured, Transportation

(WASHINGTON) - A comprehensive new analysis finds that an April 2017 California law will generate nearly $183 billion in economic activity and user benefits throughout all sectors of the state’s economy over 10 years. The additional demand, in turn, will…