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Modeling and Measuring Cities: Ton DeVries

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Presentation by Ton DeVries, Bentley Systems. Given at the 2011 Urban Systems Symposium, as part of the Modeling and Measuring Cities panel.

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Modeling and Measuring Cities: Ton DeVries

  1. 1. Modeling and Measuring CitiesUrban Systems Symposium 2011<br />Ton de Vries – Solutions Executive Government<br />
  2. 2. About Bentley<br />Bentley is the global leader dedicated to providing architects, engineers, constructors, and owner-operators with comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure. <br />
  3. 3. Buildings<br />Rail and Transit<br />Bridges<br />Roads<br />Utilities<br />Campuses<br />Power Generation<br />Process Manufacturing<br />Water and Wastewater<br />Government<br />Mining and Metals<br />Communications<br />Solutions for Infrastructure<br />Built on Bentley’s Collaboration Products and AEC Portfolio<br />
  4. 4. Government Solution<br />Solution to plan, design, construct, and operate public infrastructure<br /><ul><li>Integrated applications for surveying, mapping, utilities, water and wastewater, roads, (light) rail, communications and buildings/campuses
  5. 5. Federated information management for collaboration
  6. 6. 3D City modeling for intelligent cities</li></li></ul><li>Infrastructure: the interface to our planet<br />The world is 3D<br />Dense and fragile existing infrastructure<br />Stakeholders<br />Intelligent infrastructure<br />Intelligent model(s)<br />Why Intelligent cities<br />
  7. 7. 3D City Models<br />Urban Planning<br />Shadow Analysis<br />Noise Simulation<br />Bentley 3D City Modeling<br />3D Analysis and Design<br />Natural Disaster Mitigation<br />Public Relationship Management<br />
  8. 8. Crossrail Limited<br />Crossrail is a cross-London rail link being developed to serve London and southeast England. The $24.5 billion project will address London’s heavy traffic congestion, providing modern trains to bring an additional 1.5 million people within a 60-minute commute of key financial and leisure centers. The project includes twin-bore 21-kilometer tunnels under central London with interchanges to the existing rail network.<br />Project Coordination<br />Crossrail, London, UK<br />
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  10. 10. Improve efficiency<br />Better planning<br />Reduce need for digging up streets<br />Reduce construction errors<br />Improve quality<br />Better citizen communication<br />Reduce infrastructure improvement impact to public<br />Improved (visual) analyses<br />Reduce risks<br />Less citizen complains<br />Less unexpected impact to public<br />Less budget over runs<br />3D Intelligent City Models<br />

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