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Seattle’s Seawall Project Gets Detailed Base Map

August 29, 2012 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering

AeroMetric recently completed High Accuracy Mapping services for the City of Seattle’s high profile Elliott Bay Seawall Project. AeroMetric provided low altitude, high-accuracy mapping of the project area and existing wall. Our team's helicopter captured…

Deutsche Telekom Announces a New Developer Platform for Internet of Things Advancement

August 13, 2012 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering

Deutsche Telekom’s Developer Garden platform opens new M2M Developer Community for machine-to-machine (M2M) communication solutions developers. The…

SITEOPS 6 Features 3D Visualization and Advanced Budgeting

July 11, 2012 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering

Today, BLUERIDGE Analytics released  SITEOPS 6, the latest advancement in site optimization and conceptual design software. With this latest release,…

Engineers Can Look to the Skies

June 15, 2012 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering

AeroGRID has announced online availability of high accuracy aerial orthophotos for most of Europe and large tracts of North America. Aimed directly at the civil engineering sector, immediate availability starts with 15 European countries and the USA with more…

Live Blog: Hexagon Geosystems Opening

Juergen Dold, president of Leica Geosystems kicked off the Geosystems track at Hexagon 2012 in Las Vegas today, which has more than 70% more attendees than last year. The focus of the presentation was all about making the digital world real, transforming the…

Infrastructure Modeler: Autodesk’s Visual Model Management Tool

When Autodesk first released their conceptual design tool for infrastructure as a technical preview through Autodesk Labs, the need for the software was quickly validated when more than 5,000 customers downloaded it and immediately began working with it. The…

GRAPHISOFT’s ArchiCAD 16 Recognized by Architosh as AIA 2012 Best of Show

May 31, 2012 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering

GRAPHISOFT, the global leader in Building Information Modeling (BIM) solutions for architects, has been selected as the winner in the desktop category of Architosh’s Best of Show awards for software presented at the 2012 AIA National Convention & Exposition…

Hong Kong Housing Authority Launches Enhanced Drawing Management System Based on Bentley’s ProjectWise

Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced that the Hong Kong Housing Authority (HKHA) has launched a new drawing management system based on Bentley’s ProjectWise system of collaboration servers and services. The new system was developed by HKHA for use…

Calgary Firm Wins Esri Canada Award of Excellence for Advancing Geodesign

Geodesign is both the art and science of incorporating geography into design. O2 Planning + Design Inc. provides specialized expertise in this area and uses geographic information system (GIS) technology to combine ecology, culture and economics to create…

Informing Design

May 16, 2012 - in Column, Design/Engineering, Featured

Geographic information systems (GIS) technology and design have long been intertwined, hard to separate, and competitive. Born from landscape architecture, GIS was seen as the place for mapping, planning, and analysis, while computer-aided design (CAD) was…