Bentley Systems announces winners of Year in Infrastructure 2020 Awards

Bentley Systems, Incorporated, (Nasdaq: BSY), the infrastructure engineering software company, has announced the winners of the Year in Infrastructure 2020 Awards. The annual awards program honours the extraordinary work of Bentley users advancing design, construction, and operations of infrastructure throughout the world. 

Sixteen independent jury panels selected the 57 finalists from over 400 nominations submitted by more than 330 organisations from more than 60 countries.  

Bentley Systems acknowledged 19 Year in Infrastructure 2020 Awards winners and 14 Special Recognition awardees on October 21 during the Year in Infrastructure 2020 Conference, held virtually for the first time.

The Year in Infrastructure 2020 Special Recognition awardees are: 

Advancing Project and Asset Longevity 

Advancing Industrial Asset Performance Modeling 
The Institute of Engineering and Ocean Technology/Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited 

Comprehensiveness in Industrial Digital Twins 
Volgogradnefteproekt, LLC 

Comprehensiveness in Urban Digital Twins 
JSTI Group Co., Ltd. 

Advancing Virtualization through Digital Twins 
Network Rail 

Overcoming Challenges Under COVID-19 Lockdown 
Wales and Western Region, United Kingdom 

Advancing Model-based Delivery through Digital Twins 
NYS Department of Transportation

Advancing Mixed-Reality Workflows 
Liaoning Water Conservancy and Hydropower Survey and Design Research Institute Co., Ltd. 

Chaoyang Underground Pumping Station Project of the LXB Water Supply Project Phase II 
Chaoyang, Liaoning, China 

Advancing Sustainability Digital Twins 
Shanghai Institute of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering Co., Ltd. 

Shanghai Electric Environmental Protection Group Technology Renovation and Expansion Project for Nantong Thermoelectric Waste Incineration  
Nantong, Jiangsu, China  

Advancing Sustainable Architecture 
Swatch Ltd., Shigeru Ban, Itten+Brechbühl AG 

Swatch Headquarters 
Biel, Bern, Switzerland  

Advancing Sustainable Energy  
Guangdong Hydropower Planning & Design Institute 

Guangdong Yangjiang Pumped Storage Power Station  
Yangjiang, Guangdong, China 

Advancing Sustainable Water 

San Jose Headworks 
San Jose, California, United States 

The winners of the Year in Infrastructure 2020 Awards for going digital advancements in infrastructure are: 
Bangladesh Regional Waterway Transport Project 1 – Shasanghat (New Dhaka) IWT Terminal 
Dhaka-Shasanghat, Narayanganj, Chandpur, and Barisal; Bangladesh 

Digital Cities 
City of Helsinki 

Digital City of Synergy 
Helsinki, Finland

Digital Twin of AKSU Plant: From Concept to Startup 
Aksu, Akmola Region, Kazakhstan 

Water and Wastewater Treatment Plants 

Ashbridges Bay Treatment Plant Outfall 
Toronto, Ontario, Canada 

Water, Wastewater, and Stormwater Networks 
DTK Hydronet Solutions 

Digital Water Network Engineering & Asset Management of Dibrugarh Water Supply Project 
Dibrugarh, Assam, India 

Detailed descriptions of all nominated projects are in the print and digital versions of Bentley’s 2020 Infrastructure Yearbook, which will be published in early 2021.