South Australia’s water authority is employing advanced technologies for the enhanced management of urban water systems on an unprecedented scale, enabling them to fully extract the benefits of BIM during the operational phase of their infrastructure assets.

According to Bentley Systems vice president Alan Savin, SA Water has incorporated the BIM models produced for the design and development of its Adelaide desalination plant into the management of its network system in order achieve remarkable benefits during management and operation. “The original Adelaide desalination plant was built with…