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Black & Veatch: Reliability, efficiency and resiliency drive utilities’ grid modernisation efforts

22-01-2020
Black and Veatch, research, market report, digitalisation, modernisation, Industry 4.0, infrastructure

Data is poised to tell the story of our utility systems. But are we ready to listen? Advances in technology are pushing critical human infrastructure in exciting new directions, creating both risk and reward for utilities eager to become more sustainable, efficient, reliable and resilient. Black & Veatch’s 2020 Strategic Directions: …

Rapid urbanisation, increasing population, efficiency requirements driving need for improvement in urban water infrastructure

10-01-2020
market report, urbanisation, digitalisation, infrastructure

Urban water infrastructure in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region is witnessing enormous investments in order to cater to the needs of the growing population and to address the challenges posed by rapid urbanisation, and climate change. Key investments in the region are towards the replacement of old pipes, expansion of existing pipe network, water …

Bentley Systems accelerates focus on infrastructure engineering for digital cities

24-10-2019
Bentley Systems, digital cities, digital twins, infrastructure engineering

Bentley Systems has presented its new digital cities initiatives, applying digital twins for more efficient city and regional operations and for more connected and resilient infrastructure. Digital twins converge assets’ 4D-surveyed and engineering representations to enable new collaborative digital workflows to serving planners and …

Steel pipes projected for significant hike in sales

26-09-2019
Steel pipes, CAGR, vendor insights, market report, market study, wastewater treatment infrastructure

According to a study, the water and wastewater pipes market is projected to grow at about five per cent CAGR in the forecast period. Increasing investments for the enhancement of wastewater treatment infrastructure in developing countries are expected to propel the growth of the water and wastewater pipes market. According to the analysis, …

Editor’s pickTen-year water infrastructure CAPEX forecast could reach US$673 billion, based on market conditions

24-09-2019
bluefield, research, water infrastructure, CAPEX, municipal utilities capital expenditures, infrastructure investment, forecast

In the U.S., municipal utilities are forecasted to spend US$629 billion on capital expenditures (CAPEX) over the next decade to address increasing demands on water and wastewater infrastructure. While the baseline forecast projects a 2.6 per cent annual growth rate, in-line with historical trends, Bluefield Research’s scenario analyses …

Bentley Systems Announces Finalists in the Year in Infrastructure 2019 Awards Program

08-08-2019
Bentley Systems, Year in Infrastructure, Finalist, Winners, Finalist

Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading global provider of comprehensive software and digital twins services for advancing the design, construction, and operations of infrastructure, today announced the finalists in the Year in Infrastructure 2019 Awards program. The annual awards program honors the extraordinary work of Bentley …