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Bentley Harnesses the Cloud and Mobility to “Complete the Reach” #YII2013

October 28, 2013 - in Corporate, Event Coverage

Bentley Systems is meeting in London this week for their Year in Infrastructure event, that includes their Be Inspired awards with presentations from top customers presenting their project work from across the globe. Greg Bentley, CEO, gave an overview of…

Siemens Presents Metro of the Future in London

October 8, 2013 - in Corporate, Transportation

What will local public transport of the future look like? Siemens answers that question in “The Crystal,” a center for sustainable urban development,…

Bentley Announces Project Finalists in 2013 Be Inspired Awards Competition

Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading company dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure, today announced…

London Brain Trust Puts Tech at the Center of the Capital’s Future

September 26, 2013 - in Sensors, Smart Cities

The concept of a “Smart London” is about how the capital as a whole functions as a result of the complex interplay between its ‘systems’ – from local labour markets to financial markets and the trade networks of local firms, from local government…

Infrastructure Leaders to Keynote Bentley’s Year in Infrastructure Conference

September 25, 2013 - in Announcement, Corporate

Bentley Systems, Incorporated announces the lineup of guest speakers keynoting at its Year in Infrastructure 2013 Conference, being held Oct. 29-31 at the Hilton London Metropole in London, U.K. These prominent thought leaders in the community of infrastructure…

Satellite Images Reveal London’s Heat Island Effect

August 6, 2013 - in Analysis, Corporate, Environment

Following a project to visualise how high temperatures affect urban areas and communities, Arup is now undertaking further research to understand how this data can be used to help plan for and mitigate the risks of hot weather in cities. The concept of cities…

‘Fatberg’ Removed from London Sewer

August 4, 2013 - in Water

A bus-sized lump of wrongly-flushed festering food fat mixed with wet wipes was removed from a sewer in south London. The ‘fatberg’ had formed in drains under London Road in Kingston, and if it not been discovered Thames Water say it could have caused…

Innovations in 3D Draws Crowds to London

July 25, 2013 - in Corporate, Event Coverage

Experts in laser scanning from around the world recently came together to witness the latest technical innovations and solutions at a one day event in London. Organised by 3D Laser Mapping, in collaboration with University College London (UCL) the event, ‘Innovations…

$6.1 Billion Thames Tideway Tunnel Project Standardizes on Bentley’s ProjectWise

June 25, 2013 - in Construction, Water

Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading company dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure, today announced that the Thames Tideway Tunnel team has standardized on Bentley’s ProjectWise to provide collaboration,…

Metropolitan Police Helps Improve Road Safety in London with GGP’s GIS

April 10, 2013 - in Corporate, Transportation

The Metropolitan Police Service is using the latest desktop mapping software to collate essential data about road traffic collisions in London. The advanced Geographical Information System (GIS) from GGP Systems in being used to identify and map the exact…