Town of Indian Bay Case Study

The Town of Indian Bay is a small community situated in the central region of Newfoundland and Labrador whose demographic and economic data present a unique picture. As of the 2021 Census, Indian Bay’s population was recorded at 175, showing remarkable stability since 2016. This is particularly noteworthy given the broader context of Newfoundland and … Read more

Unraveling Risk Registries: the good and the bad

In the realm of infrastructure projects, where complexity and uncertainty often reign, it becomes crucial to identify, assess, and manage risks effectively (read more here). One valuable tool that aids in this endeavor is the infamous Risk Registry (at least amongst you project managers and engineers). By maintaining a comprehensive record of potential risks and … Read more

dependbuild joins springboard Atlantic’s IP Program

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dependbuild is extremely excited to announce that Springboard Atlantic, the network of Atlantic Canadian universities and colleges that connects industry with researchers to encourage the commercialization of research, has admitted dependbuild into its inaugural Intellectual Property program. The program, IP Advantage, will assist dependbuild in developing and implementing a robust IP strategy. Through this program, … Read more


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BUILD SOMETHING MASSIVE… we will! dependbuildTM is pleased to announce it has joined Creative Destruction Labs (CDL), a global startup program for seed-stage companies. dependbuildTM will be working within the Digital Society Stream in CDL- Estonia and alongside its respective advisors. CDL-Estonia is based out of the University of Tartu and caters to startups working … Read more

Impact of Project Delays and Cost Overruns in Infrastructure Projects

Infrastructure projects are the backbone of modern society, shaping our cities, transportation systems, and overall quality of life. However, the successful completion of these projects is often marred by the daunting challenges of delays and cost overruns. In this blog post, we will delve into the risks and far-reaching impacts associated with project delays and … Read more

dependbuild Wins Smart 50 Award for Innovative Municipal Infrastructure Project

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dependbuildTM, a leading cloud-based risk management software solution to identify, assess and track infrastructure project risks, is proud to announce that its ground-breaking project, “De-Risking Municipal Infrastructure Development, Park Avenue, Mount Pearl, Newfoundland and Labrador” has been honored with a prestigious Smart 50 Award for 2023. In partnership with Smart Cities Connect and Smart Cities … Read more

How ‘Digital Twins’ are Shaking Up Risk Management in Infrastructure Projects: A Seven Step Journey

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Whoever said twins were double the trouble never met a ‘Digital Twin’ in the world of infrastructure management! This high-tech doppelgänger (i.e., a digital representation of physical objects or processes) is stealing the spotlight in many industries, especially those with sensors galore. But what IS a Digital Twin and how can its application impact infrastructure … Read more

dependbuild Joins Propel’s Growth and Traction Program

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dependbuild is thrilled to announce that it has been accepted into Propel ICT’s Traction and Growth accelerator, joining the path followed by many of Atlantic Canada’s top startups. Propel ICT’s Traction and Growth program is for startups who have validated their product and have met certain business milestones. In 2022, dependbuild graduated from Propel’s Vision … Read more