Spacer
Nieuws
Nieuws

Software for Engineers Without Borders-USA

  28/03/2012
Bentley Systems has donated a selection of 24 Bentley software products, including MicroStation and ProjectWise, to Engineers Without Borders-USA (EWB-USA). The products will be available for use by all of EWB-USA's 12,000 volunteer members, most of whom are university students, to help them design, engineer, and construct essential infrastructure in emerging economies throughout the world. Bentley Corporate Foundation Officer Carol Rieg presented the donation to EWB-USA members last week at the 10th anniversary of the EWB-USA International Conference, held in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

 

 

The volunteers will access the software through Bentley's STUDENTserver self-service site, which will enable them to download, at no charge, current and future versions of the software as well as training and technical support. In addition to MicroStation and ProjectWise, EWB-USA volunteers will have access to WaterGEMS, WaterCAD, Bentley Map, and Structural Modeler, among other offerings. This is the largest donation Bentley has made to EWB-USA in its five-year relationship with the organisation.

 

Cathy Leslie, P.E., EWB-USA executive director, said that engineering software has become a very powerful tool for sustaining infrastructure crucial to the development of societies in emerging economies.

 

Commenting on the motivation behind Bentley's donation, Carol Rieg said that through its support of EWB-USA, Bentley is able to help address the immediate infrastructure needs of emerging economies, as well as to help sustain the infrastructure professions by providing EWB's student members with advanced software skills. This next generation of engineers can use these skills to help sustain the world's infrastructure long into the future.

 

 

 


Read more about:  software 
Website: http://www.ewb-usa.org
Supplier: Bentley Systems Inc.

More news from this supplier:
Bentley Announces Winners of Be Inspired Awards
Spotlight on Winners of 2012 Be Inspired Awards
SpecWave to Bring Textual Information in Bentley Models
Project Finalists 2012 Be Inspired Awards
Dedicated Building Information Modelling Academy
Advancing BIM Software Interoperability in China
Bentley Calls for Submissions for 2012 Be Inspired Awards
ENR Top Firms Choose ProjectWise
Bentley Acquires InspectTech
Bentley's V8i Family Updated


UAV-g 2015: International Conference on UAVs in Geomatics
Improving Accuracy of Mobile Underground Infrastructure Locator
Nepal Chooses Supergeo for Infrastructure Projects
OGC Supports European Data Modelling Workshop
Map.apps 3.1 with Routing Function Launched
Norway Selects Intergraph for Cartographic Production
ILMF 2015 Programme Includes Over 60 Presentations
Addressing the UK with OS Places
Comments Sought on Earth Observation Metadata Profile
Deformation Analysis of a Test Dike


   


comments powered by Disqus
Search on Geo-matching.com
Spacer
Spacer
Spacer
Upcoming Events
Spacer
3D City Model of Berlin

In October 2014 Berlin hosts Intergeo. This video shows Germany's capital in the third dimension: The city has been mapped in 3D format with photorealistic facades.

 

 

Last 3 items:
Spacer
Last Comments
Spacer
Spacer
Spacer
Spacer
Spacer