The Progresstech Design Department engineers won the contest conducted as part of the largest world’s BIM (Building information Modelling) educational project. The training course was held from October of 2020 to April of 2021.

The project was aimed at acquiring the skills in the BIM management based on the best national methodology of the higher school BIM education and consequently at developing the digital model of Nizhny Novgorod City as a present to its eight-hundredth anniversary.

The Progresstech engineers’ team has been involved in modeling of an actually existing site located in the historic downtown of Nizhny Novgorod. For designing the specialists have applied both international and domestic software products.

To see the Progresstech developed model click here.

Among the contest participants were engineers from 25 countries and 76 cities and towns of Russia. Qualified to the final were 549 contestants from 2449 applicants. Upon effective submittal of the project and presentation of the integrated model in the Nizhny Novgorod City administration the Progresstech specialists were announced the winners in the Best Renga-Project and Sponsors’ Choice nominations within the BIM Management contest. The contest winners were awarded with the sponsors’ diplomas and certificates as well as the professional development certificates issued by Nizhny Novgorod State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering (NNGASU).

The BIM project has been implemented with an assistance of grant funds provided by the Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation Engineering Division. Among the sponsors were Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation, Vysotskiy Consulting, Nizhny Novgorod State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering.