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Drive-by Heat Mapping

January 8, 2015 - in Corporate, Energy, Facility Management

In 2007, Google unleashed a fleet of cars with roof-mounted cameras to provide street-level images of roads around the world. Now MIT spinout Essess is bringing similar “drive-by” innovations to energy efficiency in homes and businesses. The startup deploys…

ARCHIBUS Cited as a Leader in Gartner 2014 Magic Quadrant for Integrated Workplace Management System

December 31, 2014 - in Analysis, Corporate, Facility Management

BOSTON, Mass., Dec. 30, 2014— ARCHIBUS, Inc., developer of the #1 real estate, infrastructure, and facilities management software in the world, is…

Siemens to Present New Products for Energy-Efficient Buildings

Zug, Switzerland, Dec. 17, 2014—At ISH, the leading international trade show for building, energy and air conditioning technology and renewable energy…

UAS Inspects Largest Mosque in Turkey

Kassel, Germany / Adana, Turkey, 5. December, 2014 - The Turkish distributor of Leica Geosystems SISTEM A.S., the project management service provider NRJ Engineering and the German multicopter- manufacturer Aibotix inspected the famous Sabancı Merkez Mosque…

AREVA Selects Semtech LoRa Platform for Smart Sensor Monitoring Solutions

CAMARILLO, Calif., Nov. 13, 2014—Semtech Corporation a leading supplier of analog and mixed-signal semiconductors, today announced that AREVA (Paris) has adopted the company’s LoRa (Long Range) RF technology in its new generation of wireless smart sensor…

PenBay Solutions to Demonstrate the Value of GIS to Facility Management at IFMA’s World Workplace

September 16, 2014 - in Buildings, Corporate, Facility Management, Modeling

PenBay Solutions will be demonstrating their InVision software solutions for facility portfolio planning, operations and maintenance, and safety and security at IFMA’s World Workplace, September 17 – 18, 2014 in New Orleans. Visit PenBay’s kiosk in Esri…

FAA Awards Environmental Grant to South Bend

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced a $2 million Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) grant to South Bend International Airport to reduce emissions and improve air quality by installing a geothermal heating and cooling system at the…

mCube Creates New “Ten Degrees” Subsidiary to Focus on Indoor Navigation Business

August 19, 2014 - in Corporate, Facility Management, Sensors

mCube, provider of the world’s smallest MEMS motion sensors, today announced the formation of a wholly-owned subsidiary, Ten Degrees, Inc., representing the first step towards the creation of an independent entity focused on indoor navigation. Ten Degrees…

Thermal Imaging Technology Pioneer Essess Taps Velodyne’s 3D LiDAR Sensor to Map – and Curb — Energy Loss

In yet another innovative application of LiDAR technology, Boston-based Essess (www.essess.com) has deployed Velodyne HDL-32 LiDAR sensors to help public utilities meet energy efficiency goals via advanced 3D thermal imaging. A hardware and software technology…