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YII-23: Bentley announces 2023 Going Digital Awards in Infrastructure Founders’ Honors

Bentley announced Founders Honors winners as part of the 2023 Going Digital Awards in Infrastructure at its annual event in Singapore last week.


Bentley’s 2023 Going Digital Awards in Infrastructure Founders’ Honors are part of the overall 2023 Year in Infrastructure and Going Digital Awards event held recently in Singapore.

Architosh’s senior associate editor, Pete Evans, AIA, IDSA, was part of the press corp in Singapore and a jury member for this year’s YII awards. (see image below). We have Evans’ full report coming soon, but today, Architosh begins to cover some of the key announcements from Bentley’s big annual event.

Founders Honors

The Founders Honors are selections of top projects from the more than 300 nominations submitted for the company’s 2023 Going Digital Awards in Infrastructure program.

To watch a video featuring Greg Bentley, Keith Bentley, Bentley’s Chief Success Officer Katriona Lord-Levins, and Bentley’s Director, ES(D)G, Rodrigo Fernandes, discussing why each project was recognized for Founders’ Honors, see this link.

Bentley Systems' Year in Infrastructure event held in Singapore this October.

Architosh senior associate editor, Pete Evans, AIA, IDSA, at right at the Bentley Year in Infrastructure Conference event in Singapore, 2023. (image: Bentley Systems).

Bentley’s Going Digital Awards in Infrastructure include not just typical infrastructure categories like roads and bridges but also buildings and campuses. We will be sharing more news on all the winners shortly.

The 2023 Going Digital Awards in Infrastructure Founders’ Honorees are:

AI/ML-Driven Pavement Crack Detection
United States

Collins Engineers, Inc.
Digital Twins and Artificial Intelligence for Historic Robert Street Bridge Rehabilitation
St. Paul, Minnesota, United States

Contact Energy
Tauhara Geothermal Power Project Drilling Campaign
Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand

Dublin City University
Smart Dublin City University Digital Twin
Dublin, Ireland

Kalpataru Projects International Limited
Construction of 2 Nos of 225KV Transmission Lines & 2 Nos of Substations in Cameroon

Kenya Geological Survey
Kenya Nationwide Airborne Geophysical Survey
Nairobi, Kenya

Kovalska Nerukhomist LLC
Kovalska Going Digital
Kyiv, Ukraine

Port Authority of New South Wales
Port Authority of New South Wales: A Case Study in Digital Transformation
New South Wales, Australia

PT Hutama Karya (Persero)
Geotechnical Engineering to Support Sustainability in “Nusantara” City at IKN Toll Road 3A
Balikpapan, East Kalimantan, Indonesia

Waskita Karya (Persero) Tbk
Evolve to Digital Ecosystem for New Capital City of Indonesia
Penajam Paser Utara, East Kalimantan, Indonesia

Shanghai Investigation, Design & Research Institute Co., Ltd. (SIDRI)
Kubuqi 2000MW Photovoltaic Desertification Control Project (Section I)
Ordos, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, China

Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc. (VHB)
Model Based Design – Preparing for the Future of Digital Delivery
Watertown, Massachusetts, United States

WISDRI Engineering & Research Incorporation Limited
New Blast Furnace Project of Yukun Iron & Steel Capacity Upgrade Project
Yuxi, Yunnan, China

WSP Australia
Implementation of Digital Workflows on Infrastructure Projects
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Yuba Water Agency
New Bullards Bar Dam
Camptonville, California, United States

Detailed information and images on each of the winners can be found here.

For more about Bentley, visit them here.


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