Nominations for 2020 YII awards now open

By on 26 February, 2020

Winners of the 2019 Year in Infrastructure awards at the presentation gala in Singapore. Image supplied.

Bentley Systems has announced that is now accepting nominations for the 2020 Year in Infrastructure awards.

Bentley’s YII Awards form a significant component of its mammoth annual Year in Infrastructure conference, with the 2020 event to be held over October 12-15 at the Vancouver Convention Centre.

As always, the awards are judged by an independent panel of experts across a range of categories, and seek to recognise ‘digital innovations that improve project delivery and/or asset performance’.

All nominations receive a write-up in Bentley’s Infrastructure Yearbook, with three finalists from each category winning a free trip to the main event in Vancouver.

Australian projects and firms have been well represented both at the 2018 awards in London and Singapore’s 2019 event.

Categories for the 2020 event are:

  • 4D Digital Construction
  • Bridges
  • Buildings and Campuses
  • Digital Cities
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Land and Site Development
  • Manufacturing
  • Mining and Offshore Engineering
  • Power Generation
  • Project Delivery
  • Rail and Transit
  • Reality Modeling
  • Roads and Highways
  • Road and Rail Asset Performance
  • Structural Engineering
  • Utilities and Communications
  • Utilities and Industrial Asset Performance
  • Water and Wastewater Treatment Plants
  • Water, Wastewater and Stormwater Networks

Beyond these, the organisers have announced three Special Recognition awards for projects representing:

  • Advancements in Digital Twins for Project Delivery (Project Digital Twins)¬†
  • Advancements in Digital Twins for Asset Performance (Performance Digital Twins)
  • Advancements in Sustainability and Resilience¬†

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