Oct 15, 2009

Bentley Announces 2009 Be Inspired Awards Winners

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 BridgeInnovation in Building: NBBJ — Miami Valley HospitalInnovation in Cadastre and Land Development: KASL Consulting Engineers — Metro Fire Station No. 29Innovation in Campuses, Airports and Military Installations: CH2M HILL — Phase 1, O’Hare Modernization ProgramInnovation in Communications Networks: Precision Contracting Services Inc. — City of Port St. Lucie, Fla., Fiber Optic Network DesignInnovation in Mining and Metals: Hatch Africa (Pty) Ltd. — QMM Ilmenite ProjectInnovation in Oil and Gas: Cianbro Constructors — Motiva Crude Expansion ProjectInnovation in Power Generation: Energoprojekt Gliwice, S.A. — Central Solar PS20Innovation in Rail and Transit: Parsons Brinckerhoff — Central Phoenix/East Valley Light Rail SystemInnovation in Roads: Creighton Manning Engineering LLP — Rte. 85 Slingerlands Bypass ExtensionInnovation in Utilities: Huntsville Utilities — An Integrated Implementation of ProjectWise, Bentley Expert Designer and SAPInnovation in Water or Wastewater Treatment Plants: CDM — Casa Grande Water Recovery and Reuse ProjectInnovation in Water, Wastewater and Storm Water Networks: Government of Maharashtra, Water Supply and Sanitation Department — Crisis Management of Water Supply in Developing CountriesCommunicating Through Visualization: Mott MacDonald Ltd. — The Model RailwayConnecting Project Teams: Engevix Engenharia S.A. — Hydropower Plant CoqueirosInnovation in Generative Design: Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios LLP — Worcester Library and History CentreInnovation in Structural Engineering: Edge Structures Ltd. — Wimbledon Centre Court Redevelopment and Retractable RoofFor highlights of the Be Inspired Award winners for 2009, visit www.bentley.com/2009beinspiredwinners.