This year's NYC BigApps, the nation's largest municipally-supported civic innovation competition and a flagship program of the NYC tech ecosystem, awarded over $100,000 in prize money to ingenious tech solutions that help solve some of New York City’s most pressing challenges.
Behind jewelry, robot, art installation, and building design is Rapid Prototyping and Fabrication (RPF), an emerging industry that is bringing New York City’s culture of innovation and experimentation into the digital age.
New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) is seeking a consultant or consultant team to update the NYCEDC Waterfront Inspection Guidelines Manual and provide an update to the NYCEDC Waterfront Facilities Maintenance Management System, which houses mapping and inspection data. This project includes reviewing and updating inspection standards, as well as including resiliency structures (for example, beaches, wave breaks, storm surge barriers, tide gates, wetlands and marshes, etc.) into the manual.