At HxGN LIVE, Earn Distinction Among Your Peers ... and Cash!

2018 Golden Valve, Platinum Pipe Contests

Deadline extended!

Golden Valve and Platinum Pipe content deadlines have been extended to March 19.

As the leading global provider of engineering software and plant design tools, Hexagon PPM enables smarter design, construction, and operation of large-scale global capital projects throughout the entire asset life cycle.

Because you use Hexagon PPM design software to bring your engineering visions to life, we want to give you the chance to be recognized for the amazing work that you do!

Enter the 2018 Golden Valve Awards or the Platinum Pipe Awards, and you could have a most valuable experience, including a complimentary registration to HxGN LIVE in Las Vegas in June 2018. The winners will be honored at an awards ceremony during the conference, which highlights the latest trends in groundbreaking information technologies designed to drive dynamic decision making across industrial and geospatial applications.

Deadline to enter is March 3, 2018.


The 2018 Golden Valve Awards Competition is open to all SmartPlant Review and Intergraph Smart 3D engineering design software users.

Click here for complete details about each category, submission requirements, and award information. 

View a presentation of the winning images from the 2017 Golden Valve Awards.

Take advantage of a convenient Golden Valve Awards Desktop Calendar. The image can be set as your desktop background.


The 2018 Platinum Pipe Awards Competition will recognize the most innovative automation ideas for Smart 3D, SmartPlant Review, SmartPlant P&ID, SmartPlant Electrical, and SmartPlant Instrumentation.

Click here for complete details about each category, submission requirements, and award information.  


Also, our Call for Speakers for HxGN LIVE 2018 in Las Vegas 2018 June 12-15 is now open. We invite you to share your best practices, successes, and proven techniques to an audience representing an array of countries, backgrounds, and industries.

Experience the benefits:

  • SAVE on conference fees; speakers receive complimentary registration to HxGN LIVE.
  • RECEIVE recognition from your industry peers.
  • SHARE your knowledge and network with other professionals in the industry.
  • PROFILE your company as an industry front-runner.