Tuesday, 13 August 2019, Kuching: Lebuhraya Borneo Utara (LBU), the Project Delivery Partner (PDP) for Pan Borneo Highway Sarawak is the finalist in this year’s Bentley’s Year in Infrastructure 2019 award under the Road and Rail Asset Performance category.
According to Bloomberg news, the other two finalists in the same category are Main Roads Western Australia – Trafficmap Release Two in Perth, Western Australia and Transport for London – Stratford Station- Maximizing Capacity through Use of LEGION SpaceWorks in Stratford, London, Greater London.
The winner will be announced on October 21-24 during the conference to be held in Singapore.
LBU won the award last year under the Roads and Highways category after it beat two other finalists - Alabama Department of Transportation for its Birmingham AL I-59/I-20 Corridor Project, and Henan Provincial Communications Planning and Design Institute for its BIM-based further design and digital construction of the Yaoshan-Luanchuan Section of the Zhengzhou-Xixia Expressway in Luoyang, Henan, China.
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