Alternative contractual arrangements such as PPPs as well as mass production facilitated by prefab could hold the key to incentivising the use of innovative methods and technologies in the development of today's built assets.

Speaking at the sidelines of the Bentley 2015 Year in Infrastructure, Raoul Karp, VP Structural and BrIM at Bentley Systems, said the use of alternative contractual arrangements such as private-public partnerships (PPP) and owner-operator solutions is spurring the adoption of innovative methods for the development of complex infrastructure assets. “I think also where…