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Singapore’s National Water Agency, PUB Honors CH2M with Watermark Award

April 13, 2016 - in Awards, Corporate, Design/Engineering, Water

Singapore’s national water agency, PUB, selected CH2M as one of three recipients for its Watermark Award for its legacy of advocating water sustainability through community outreach activities and partnership on numerous milestone projects that lead the…

Singapore’s Land Transport Authority Plans Next-Generation Road Pricing System

The Land Transport Authority (LTA) has called a tender today to develop Singapore’s next generation electronic road pricing system. The new system will…

GRAPHISOFT Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Singapore Institute of Architects

GRAPHISOFT announced today that a three-year Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) has been signed with the Singapore Institute of Architects (SIA).  The…

Singapore Plans a Path to Becoming the World’s First Smart Nation

June 18, 2014 - in Planning, Projects, Sensors, Smart Cities

Singapore is en route to becoming the world’s first smart nation with the introduction of several new initiatives, including a new platform that encompasses the necessary infrastructure and technical architecture to support a smart nation ecosystem. Unveiled…

Triple Summit in Singapore Puts Urban Planning on the Map

With more than 20,000 international participants, a triple summit wrapping up today in Singapore is generating an abundance of ideas on sustainable cities. Combining the World City Summit, Singapore Water Week and the CleanEnviro Summit into one mega-event…

Singapore’s World’s Best Practice 3D Map Underway

May 28, 2014 - in Corporate, Modeling

Singapore Land Authority’s (SLA) vision to create a World’s Best Practice 3D Map is underway. SLA has long held detailed geospatial layers of Singapore, but these are soon to be extended into the third dimension. The project will provide Singapore authorities…

Singapore Partners with Esri to bring Urban Planning to “New Heights”

November 16, 2013 - in Corporate, Planning, Smart Cities

The Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) said it is collaborating with 3D mapping technology giant Esri to bring Singapore's urban planning and design to "new heights". On Thursday, URA signed a two-year memorandum of understanding with Esri, which will see…

3D Technology Helps Singapore Tackle Urban Planning Challenges

October 18, 2013 - in Announcement, Corporate, Modeling

One of the world’s leading 3D experts is coming to Singapore to reveal how 3D urban planning technology could transform the city-state into one of most sustainable countries on the planet. Eric Wittner, a lead software engineer at global geospatial giant…

Singapore Looks at Work/Live Patterns

September 20, 2013 - in Corporate, Modeling

Singapore's urban planning agency, the URA (Urban Redevelopment Authority), is taking a serious look at ways people can work from home and in offices in suburban areas outside the city. URA Chairman and former senior civil servant Peter Ho made this point…

Computer Model Determines City Dynamics to Aid Sustainability Planning

September 11, 2013 - in Planning, Projects, Smart Cities

The sustainability of cities is a challenge facing planners across the globe. The numerous complex and wide-ranging interactions between energy consumption, water use, transportation and population dynamics make cities intrinsically complicated systems to…