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America’s Top 10 Transportation Projects Competing for Two National Awards

The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials, AAA, and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce today announced the 2014 America's Transportation Awards competition top 10 projects. "While all 73 projects nominated deserve recognition for their…

Geospatial Corporation’s Smart Probe Device Accurately Maps Two New Natural Gas Pipelines in Texas

September 5, 2014 - in Corporate, Energy, Maintenance, Pipelines, Sensors

Geospatial Corporation, on a recent mapping project, accurately mapped two new pipelines recently installed under multiple waterways -- Copperas Branch…

Washington State University Hosts North American Power Symposium Sept. 7-9

September 5, 2014 - in Announcement, Corporate, Electric Grid, Energy

Washington State University will host the North American Power Symposium Sept. 7-9 in the Compton Union Building on the WSU Pullman campus. The annual…

Bentley Releases MOSES V7.1 for Floating Offshore Structures

entley Systems, Incorporated, the leading company dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure, today released MOSES V7.1 software for the hydrostatic and hydrodynamic analysis of offshore platforms and vessels. MOSES…

Plans Come Together on 550-mile ‘Atlantic Coast Pipeline’ for Natural Gas Distribution

September 4, 2014 - in Construction, Corporate, Energy, Pipelines

Duke Energy and Piedmont Natural Gas today announced the selection of Dominion to build and operate a 550-mile interstate natural gas pipeline from West Virginia, through Virginia and into eastern North Carolina to meet the region’s rapidly growing demand…

California Adopts Sustainable Groundwater Management Act

September 4, 2014 - in Planning, Projects, Supply, Water

The California Legislature adopted a lawmaking package, including Senate Bills 1168 and 1319 and Assembly Bill 1739, and the bills are now awaiting Gov. Jerry Brown’s signature. Once signed, the bills would establish the Sustainable Groundwater Management…

Duke Energy Indiana Proposes $1.8 B Plan to Modernize its Statewide Electric Grid

September 4, 2014 - in Construction, Corporate, Electric Grid, Energy

Duke Energy Indiana is filing a plan today with Indiana state utility regulators to modernize its aging electric grid that delivers power to more than 800,000 Hoosier homes, businesses and industries. The seven-year, $1.9 billion plan uses a combination of…

Worldwide Shipments of Smart Meters Are Expected to Peak at 116 Million Units Annually in 2023

September 4, 2014 - in Corporate, Electric Grid, Energy

In North America, after 5 years of numerous U.S. smart meter deployments backed by federal stimulus money, the frenzy of new smart meter deployments is over, and the market has entered a steady growth pattern. The focus of the smart electric meter market is…

Wolfson Economics Prize Awarded to URBED Vision for Garden Cities

David Rudlin was announced as the winner of the 2014 Wolfson Economics Prize at a special gala dinner in London on Wednesday 3 September 2014. Five finalists competed for the top £250,000 prize. The shortlisted entries, though all very different from each…

1Spatial Joins The Smart Water Networks Forum (SWAN) – Promoting The Development of Smart Water Technologies

September 4, 2014 - in Analysis, Corporate, Water

1Spatial plc, the spatial big data company, has announced that it has joined The Smart Water Networks Forum (SWAN), which promotes the use of data-driven technologies in water networks, making them smarter, more efficient and more sustainable. Accurate Geospatial…