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Digital twins: bringing the future to water management

April 20, 2022 - in Technology, Water

April 20, 2022. The current scenario of uncertainty has accelerated the adoption of digital twins in the water sector. Their application in drinking water distribution, sanitation and sewerage systems is picking up speed across the globe. In 2022, and over…

NYSDOT Industrializes East 138th Street Bridge Using Digital Twin

April 11, 2022 - in News, Projects

NYSDOT used Bentley applications to create a digital twin as the primary contract document that helped identify and resolve costly issues prior to construction.…

Bentley Systems Announces Acquisition of ADINA to Extend Nonlinear Simulation throughout Infrastructure Engineering

April 8, 2022 - in Corporate, News

Digital Twins Will Benefit from Authoritative ADINA Simulations for Enhanced Infrastructure Resilience   EXTON, Pa. – Bentley Systems, Incorporated…

Bentley Education Announces New Student Contest: The Digital Twin Design Challenge

March 28, 2022 - in Announcement, Events, News

EXTON, Pa.  – Bentley Systems, Incorporated, (Nasdaq: BSY) the infrastructure engineering software company, today announced Bentley Education’s Digital Twin Design Challenge—a student contest that provides an opportunity to reimagine a real world…

Damen Shipyards Uses Matterport Digital Twins to Accelerate Workflow and Enhance the Customer Experience

March 22, 2022 - in Technology, Transportation

SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 22, 2022 - Matterport, Inc. (Nasdaq: MTTR), the leading spatial data company driving the digital transformation of the built world, today announced that Damen Shipyards Group (“Damen”), a Dutch-owned shipbuilding company with operations…

Future Forward: GIS and Digital Twins are Crucial Building Blocks for Renewing U.S. Infrastructure

January 28, 2022 - in Articles, Column

It’s no longer outside the realm of possibility to see through the ground itself. Augmented reality is bringing utilities and other companies with underground assets closer to realizing that age-old wish via a digital twin of their infrastructure. These…

Digital Twins: Cutting Through the Hype From Concept to Operations

May 12, 2021 - in Articles, Feature, Featured

A digital twin of a pump room and its operations dashboard. (KCI Technologies, Inc.)   The Future, Now In a brand-new highrise office building in the heart of Chicago, a facility-maintenance manager gets a notice on her cellphone that a pump is operating…