Digital Twin Comes to Infrastructure


Despite the split U.S. Congress, infrastructure historically is one of those issues that gets bi-partisan support. With that in mind, our elected officials are going to have to find ways to work together to accomplish key goals that benefit the American people and that just might mean getting buy-in from both sides of the political aisle--Democrats and Republicans--because an investment in the nation's infrastructure often equates to an investment in its future economic success. President Trump has made some big promises, but the Federal Government's next move in infrastructure investment remains to be seen. Meanwhile, in the private sector, businesses are investing in technology that can advance infrastructure design, construction, and operations. Bentley Systems, a provider of software solutions to the AEC (architecture, engineering, and construction) industry, at the Year in Infrastructure 2018 Conference in October, announced the release of its iModel.js