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Awards honor extraordinary work of users' infrastructure maintenance and improvement work
Bentley Systems Inc. has announced the winners of the 2009 Be Inspired Awards. The awards honor the extraordinary work of Bentley users improving and sustaining the world’s infrastructure.
The 17 winners were announced Oct. 13 during a dinner and awards ceremony at the Be Inspired: Infrastructure Best Practices Symposium and Awards event. The independent panel of Be Inspired Awards jurors, which included accomplished Bentley users and distinguished industry experts, selected the winning projects from more than 250 nominations.
The Be Inspired Award winners for 2009 are as follows:
Innovation in Bridges: WSP Finland Ltd. — Ngyuen Van Troi-Tran Thi Ly Bridge
Innovation in Building: NBBJ — Miami Valley Hospital
Innovation in Cadastre and Land Development: KASL Consulting Engineers — Metro Fire Station No. 29
Innovation in Campuses, Airports and Military Installations: CH2M HILL — Phase 1, O’Hare Modernization Program
Innovation in Communications Networks: Precision Contracting Services Inc. — City of Port St. Lucie, Fla., Fiber Optic Network Design
Innovation in Mining and Metals: Hatch Africa (Pty) Ltd. — QMM Ilmenite Project
Innovation in Oil and Gas: Cianbro Constructors — Motiva Crude Expansion Project
Innovation in Power Generation: Energoprojekt Gliwice, S.A. — Central Solar PS20
Innovation in Rail and Transit: Parsons Brinckerhoff — Central Phoenix/East Valley Light Rail System
Innovation in Roads: Creighton Manning Engineering LLP — Rte. 85 Slingerlands Bypass Extension
Innovation in Utilities: Huntsville Utilities — An Integrated Implementation of ProjectWise, Bentley Expert Designer and SAP
Innovation in Water or Wastewater Treatment Plants: CDM — Casa Grande Water Recovery and Reuse Project
Innovation in Water, Wastewater and Storm Water Networks: Government of Maharashtra, Water Supply and Sanitation Department — Crisis Management of Water Supply in Developing Countries
Communicating Through Visualization: Mott MacDonald Ltd. — The Model Railway
Connecting Project Teams: Engevix Engenharia S.A. — Hydropower Plant Coqueiros
Innovation in Generative Design: Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios LLP — Worcester Library and History Centre
Innovation in Structural Engineering: Edge Structures Ltd. — Wimbledon Centre Court Redevelopment and Retractable Roof
For highlights of the Be Inspired Award winners for 2009, visit www.bentley.com/2009beinspiredwinners.