Při letmém pohledu do zveřejněného seznamu finalistů letošního ročníku soutěže Be Inspired, kterou pořádá firma Bentley Systems, to vypadá, že v Evropě se příliš neinovuje. Ale zdání klame. Podívejte se.

Finalisté ročníku 2013 v soutěži Be Inspired jsou následující:

Innovation in Asset Lifecycle Information Management

  • Crossrail Ltd – Information Mobility for the Crossrail Smart Railway – (London and South East England, United Kingdom)
  • JSC Neolant – Information Support System for Decommissioning Kursk Nuclear Power Plant – (Kurchatov, Kursk Region, Russia)
  • Suncor Energy Inc. (Edmonton Refinery) – Information Plant – (Edmonton, Alberta, Canada)

Innovation in Asset Performance Management

  • ArcelorMittal – ArcelorMittal U.S.A. World Class Equipment Reliability Project – (United States)
  • Bellwood Systems Ltd. – RCM2 at Siberian Power Generation Company – (Abakan, Khakassia and Barnaul, Altai Krai, Russia)
  • ScottishPower – ScottishPower Strategy for Asset Management and Process Safety – (United Kingdom)

Innovation in Bridges

  • Bloom Companies, LLC – Rawson Avenue Interchange Reconstruction – (Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States)
  • GS Engineering & Construction – Mokpo Cable-stayed Bridge – (Mokpo, South Korea)
  • LCW Consult, SA – The Corgo River Valley Viaduct – (Vila Real, Portugal)

Innovation in Building

  • China Shipbuilding NDRI Engineering Co., Ltd – China Communications Construction Company Limited Southern Headquarters – (Guangzhou, Guangdong, China)
  • Morphosis Architects – Perot Museum of Nature and Science – (Dallas, Texas, United States)
  • Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners – Cancer Treatment Center for Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals – (London, United Kingdom)

 Innovation in Collaboration Using i-models

  • CB&I Power – AP1000 Nuclear Power Plant i-models – (Jenkinsville, South Carolina and Waynesboro, Georgia, United States)
  • Imarati Engineers & Consultants – IEC BIM-based Program Management – (Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates)

Innovation in Construction

  • Consolidated Contractors Company on Behalf of TCAJV – Midfield Terminal Building – Abu Dhabi International Airport – (Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates)
  • Intelliwave Technologies Inc. – Alberta Oil Sands – (Alberta, Canada)
  • Kellogg Joint Venture Gorgon – Gorgon Project – (Barrow Island, Australia)

Innovation in Generative Design

  • Ian Simpson Architects – One Blackfriars Road – (London, United Kingdom)
  • Jawor Design Studio and LabDigiFab – Parametric Pavilion – (Wroclaw, Poland)
  • LAB Architecture Studio with SIADR – Wujin Council Offices – (Changzhou, Jiangsu, China)

 Innovation in Geospatial Networks

  • AEM Gestioni Srl – District Heating GIS System – (Cremona, Italy)
  • EPCOR Water Services Inc. – WALRUS – Water and Land Related Utility System – (Edmonton, Alberta, Canada)
  • Precision Valley Communications – Impossible Obstacles Achieved with Innovative and Accelerated Design – (Washington, D.C., United States)

Innovation in Government

  • Crossrail Ltd – Crossrail Ltd – (London, United Kingdom)
  • Innovación Sistemas y Proyectos – Cancún Federated Geospatial Information System – (Cancún, Mexico)
  • Sydney Trains – The Virtual Planroom – (Sydney, New South Wales, Australia)

Innovation in Land Development, Engineering, and Management

  • Foth Infrastructure & Environment, LLC – Lower Fox River, Operable Unit 1 – (Neenah, Wisconsin, United States)
  • HNTB Corporation – M-1 RAIL Streetcar Project – Advanced Utility Investigation – (Detroit, Michigan, United States)
  • Mortenson Construction – Senate Wind Farm – (Graham, Texas, United States)

Innovation in Metals and Mining

  • China ENFI Engineering Technology Co., Ltd. – Qian Bayin Molybdenum Ore Selection in Mongolia – (Erdenetsagaan, Sükhbaatar, Mongolia)
  • China Nerin Engineering Co., Ltd. – Upgrading Projects of Smelting Technology of Tongling Nonferrous Copper – (Tongling, Anhui, China)
  • Hatch Associates Pty Ltd – Qinghai Magnesium Smelter – Dehydration Facility – (Golmud, Qinghai, China)

Innovation in Offshore Engineering

  • CNGS Engineering – Central Process Platform – V. Filanovsky Oil Field – (Caspian Sea, Russia)
  • L&T-Valdel Engineering Ltd. – OSX-3 FPSO Project – (Santos Basin, São Paulo, Brazil)
  • TECON S.r.l. – Costa Concordia Wreck Removal Project – (Isola del Giglio, Grosseto, Italy)

Innovation in Point-cloud Processing and Management

  • Avineon India Pvt Ltd – Creation of 3D City Model for City of Brussels Using LiDAR Point-cloud Data – (Brussels, Belgium)
  • J.L. Patterson & Associates, Inc. – Cascade Tunnel Study – (Stevens Pass, Washington, United States)
  • Steuernagel Ingenieure GmbH – Restoration of St Leonhard’s Church in Frankfurt, Germany – (Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany)

Innovation in Power Generation

  • Beifang Investigation Design & Research Co. Ltd – Parametric Design Application of Hydropower Engineering – (South Region, Cameroon)
  • Eskom Holdings (Pty) Ltd – Kusile Power Station – Virtual 3D Plant Simulator for O&M – (Witbank, Mpumalanga, South Africa)
  • Southern Company – Plant Yates Units 6 and 7 – (Newnan, Georgia, United States)

Innovation in Process Manufacturing

  • CPC Corporation – Residue Fluid Catalytic Cracking Project – (Kaohsiung, Taiwan)
  • Pall India Pvt. Ltd. – Jet-pulse Blowback Filtration System (Gas Solid Separation System-GSS) – (Panipat, Haryana, India)
  • Profarb Grupa Chemiczna Sp. z o.o. – Installation for the Alkyd Resin Production – (Smolensk, Russia)

Innovation in Rail and Transit

  • Hatch Mott MacDonald and NORR Architects – Northwest PATH Pedestrian Tunnel – (Toronto, Ontario, Canada)
  • Ineco – HS2 Birmingham Delta Junction – (Birmingham, United Kingdom)
  • L&T Construction Equipment Ltd. – Hyderabad Metro Rail Project – (Hyderabad, Andra Pradesh, India)

Innovation in Roads

  • Bergmann Associates – NYS Route 17 at Exit 122 – (Wallkill, New York, United States)
  • Hanson Professional Services Inc. – Jane Addams Memorial Tollway (I-90) Widening and Reconstruction – (Boone, McHenry, and Kane Counties, Illinois, United States)
  • URS Corporation – Stockholm Bypass, FSK06 Akalla – Häggvik Design Contract – (Stockholm, Sweden)

Innovation in Structural Engineering

  • L&T Construction Equipment Ltd. – Tata Consultancy Services Customer Care Center – (Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India)
  • Shibanee and Kamal Architects – Bhau Institute of Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Leadership – (Pune, Maharashtra, India)
  • Taikisha Engineering India Limited – Car Manufacturing Plant – (Gurgaon, Haryana, India)

Innovation in Transportation Asset Management

  • Graphic Engineering Solutions and Services (Pty) Ltd and African Consulting Surveyors – PRASA Depot Modernization – (South Africa)
  • Territory and Municipal Services ACT Government – Integrated Asset Management System – (Australian Capital Territory, Australia)
  • Utah Transit Authority – Transit Asset Management – (Salt Lake City, Utah, United States)

Innovation in Utility Transmission and Distribution Infrastructure

  • China Power Construction Corporation Jiangxi Electric Power Design Institute – Duxiling 220 Kilovolt Substation – (Pingxiang, Jiangxi, China)
  • Gujarat International Finance Tec-City Co. Ltd. – Integration of Urban Infrastructure through Utility Tunnel – (Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India)
  • iSAT Networks Engineers Pvt. Ltd. – 132 Kilovolt Substation – (Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India)

Innovation in Water or Wastewater Treatment Plants

  • Black & Veatch – Legacy Document Management System Migration – (Kansas City, Missouri, United States)
  • CH2M HILL – City of Las Vegas Wastewater Pollution Control Facility (WPCF) Infrastructure Replacement – (Las Vegas, Nevada, United States)
  • MWH Americas Inc. (Taiwan Branch Office) – Taoyuan County Sewage System BOT Project of Taiwan – (Taoyuan, Taiwan)

Innovation in Water, Wastewater, and Stormwater Network Modeling and Analysis

  • Barwon Region Water Corporation – Optimizing System Yield and Operational Cost with Hydrology and Hydraulics Modeling – (Colac Shire, Victoria, Australia)
  • Maynilad Water Services, Inc. – Remote Leak Detection through Hydraulic Modeling – (Malabon City, Philippines)
  • Power and Water Corporation – Optimization of Pumping Schedules in Remote Communities – (Northern Territory, Australia)

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