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Atkins Helps Secure Asian Development Bank Loan for Beijing Air Quality Improvement Program

July 11, 2016 - in Design/Engineering, Projects

A program preparation report by Atkins assessing the potential environmental impacts of policy actions taken by the Hebei provincial government to tackle the long standing air pollution in the greater Beijing capital area has helped secure a loan of $300 million,…

Beijing New Airport Project Extends Construction Information Management System Contract with Trimble

December 10, 2015 - in Construction, Corporate, Project management

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Dec. 8, 2015—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) today announced a contract extension for Beijing's New Airport Project. In April, Trimble won…

NYIT and PKU Host World Experts at “Sustainable Megacities” Conference in Beijing

October 21, 2015 - in Corporate, Planning

BEIJING, Oct. 20, 2015—Experts from China and the United States met in Beijing today and reiterated the need for a systems-based, coordinated response…

Beijing Considers ‘Wind Tunnels’ Design for the City to Combat Smog

July 4, 2014 - in Design/Engineering, Environment

Beijing’s urban planning authorities are for the first time seriously considering creating “wind pathways” in the capital in the future to combat severe air pollution. The concept entails designing sections of the city in a way that allows wind to flow…

Street Factory Awarded as Most Valuable Geo-information Product

July 29, 2013 - in Corporate, Modeling

Astrium Services is pleased to announce that its advanced 3D urban mapping solution, Street Factory, has received the prize of the most valuable product in geo-information field 2012, delivered during the World Geospatial Developers Conference (WGDC), hold…

China Hosts the Sustainable Cities Forum

June 27, 2012 - in Projects, Smart Cities

Mayors and senior officials from 25 cities around the world gathered in Beijing this week for the 2012 Beijing Forum on Sustainable Development of Cities. The forum, held under the theme "Culture: the driving power of a city's sustainable development", will…

Tianjin Waterworks Group Chooses Bentley WaterGEMS and HAMMER to Improve Efficiency and Reduce Water Loss

May 22, 2012 - in Analysis, Corporate, Projects, Water

Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading company dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure, today announced that Tianjin Waterworks Group Co. Ltd., one of the largest waterworks companies in China, has chosen Bentley’s…