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What is a City, and How Does it Get Smarter?

There is a clear need for a better dialogue — a learning cities approach — as outlined by my colleagues at the Academy of Urbanism (AoU), and by Tim Campbell in Beyond Smart Cities. How can a country, community, and an integrated regional ecosystem step…

New Autodesk FormIt Provides Free Conceptual Design Tool that Fits Into BIM Workflows

November 27, 2012 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering

Autodesk, Inc., the leader in cloud-based design and engineering software, today announced Autodesk FormIt, a new free* mobile app that allows building…

WorleyParsons Signs Global Alliance Agreement with Intergraph

October 10, 2012 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering, Energy

WorleyParsons, a leading global engineering and project delivery company headquartered in Australia, has signed a long-term Global Alliance Agreement…

GeoDesign Provides the Third Phase of GIS Evolution

October 9, 2012 - in Design/Engineering, Interview

The convergence of design tools with the analytics and data aggregation capabilities of GIS is an ongoing process. With Esri’s GeoDesign concept and conference, they have served to provide a springboard for accelerated innovation with dialogue that will…

Geodesign Summit Asks Attendees to Reimagine Their World

October 3, 2012 - in Announcement, Design/Engineering

GIS and design professionals, academics, and developers will gather at Esri headquarters in Redlands, California, January 24–25, 2013, for the fourth annual Geodesign Summit. The event is open to anyone working at the intersection of geography and design.…

London’s Multi Billion Pound Development Gets Mapped

September 25, 2012 - in Design/Engineering, Modeling, Projects

Aerial photography from Bluesky has been used to create an interactive map illustrating the massive regeneration project that is transforming London’s South Bank. The project is set to metamorphose the Nine Elms district of London from a semi-derelict, light…

London's Multi Billion Pound Development Gets Mapped

September 25, 2012 - in Design/Engineering, Modeling, Projects

Aerial photography from Bluesky has been used to create an interactive map illustrating the massive regeneration project that is transforming London’s South Bank. The project is set to metamorphose the Nine Elms district of London from a semi-derelict, light…

ARC Study Puts Intergraph as Top Overall Engineering Design Solution

September 18, 2012 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering

ARC Advisory Group, the leading research and advisory firm for industry and infrastructure, ranks Intergraph® as the No. 1 overall engineering design solution provider for industry based on revenues for the sixth consecutive year in its newest release of…

Engineers Need GIS Technology to Build Cities of Tomorrow

August 29, 2012 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering

Engineering companies risk missing out on crucial major project contracts if they fail to embrace advanced data mapping technology, according to a leading geo-engineering expert. Speaking from the 5th Annual South Australian Major Projects Conference in Adelaide…

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…