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Airborne LiDAR Production Now Fully Integrated with Leica HxMap Workflow

October 16, 2017 - in News, Products, Technology

Heerbrugg, Switzerland – Leica Geosystems, industry leader for reality capture and measurement technology, announced today the release of LiDAR data processing capability in the Leica RealCity solution package.  Leica Geosystems partnered with international…

Nemetschek Acquires Leading US Software Provider RISA for Structural Engineering

October 13, 2017 - in Corporate, News

Munich, October 13, 2017 - Software provider Nemetschek SE (ISIN DE0006452907) has today agreed to acquire RISA Technologies, Inc., headquartered in Foothill…

Seven Students Take Top Honors in Annual Video Contest on America’s Transportation Infrastructure 

October 12, 2017 - in Awards, Events, People, Transportation

WASHINGTON - High school students from Florida, New Jersey and Pennsylvania, and undergraduates at the University of Washington, Old Dominion University…

Dominium Breaks Ground on Affordable Housing Development in Colorado

October 12, 2017 - in News, Projects

MINNEAPOLIS  —Dominium, a Minneapolis-based leading apartment owner, developer and manager, announced today that it has closed on the land to build North Range Crossings, a 216-unit affordable housing development in Commerce City, Colo. The company…

Idaho Receives Nearly $37 Million from Federal Airport Improvement Program

October 12, 2017 - in Financial, News

BOISE - The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) recently awarded nearly $37 million in grants to Idaho airports from the Airport Improvement Program (AIP). Recipients received FAA-AIP grants to maintain and improve Idaho’s airport facilities. This…

Cortec Combats Corrosive Effects of Deicing Salts and Fluids in New VpCI Additives Brochure

October 11, 2017 - in News, Products

Often it is necessary to use corrosive seawater, brine solutions, or deicing chemicals for municipal and industrial applications, but these can create a major problem for any metals in the system. Cortec’s new brochure, “VpCI® Additives for Deicing Salts…

Baum Introduces PowerBaum, Industry’s Fastest Power Analysis and Modeling Solution

October 11, 2017 - in Electric Grid, News, Products, Technology

SEOUL, Korea - Baum today introduced its flagship product, PowerBaum, that enables engineering groups to fully optimize the energy efficiency of their semiconductor designs. PowerBaum is a state-of-the-art, high-speed and accurate power analysis and modeling…

New Active Transportation Council Convenes

October 11, 2017 - in News, People

The first meeting of AASHTO's newly formed Active Transportation Council took place during the association's annual meeting in Phoenix on Sept. 26. "This is a new group, but the issues it plans to address are familiar to everyone and important to our communities…

AASHTO Board Amends Governing Documents to Reflect New Committee Structure

October 11, 2017 - in News, People

The board of directors for the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials voted Sept. 28 to approve an amended set of association governing documents, one that reflects the group's new organizational structure for member committees.…

FHWA Awards Nearly $54M in Advanced Technologies Grants

October 11, 2017 - in Financial, News

​The Federal Highway Administration said it awarded $53.68 million in grants to state departments of transportation and other agencies under its "Advanced Transportation and Congestion Management Technologies Deployment" program. The grants will help fund…