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China's Mountain Moving Project Gets Underway

December 9, 2012 - in Construction, Projects

In what is being billed as the largest "mountain-moving project" in Chinese history, one of China's biggest construction firms will spend £2.2bn to flatten 700 mountains levelling the area Lanzhou, allowing developers to build a new metropolis on the outskirts…

China’s Mountain Moving Project Gets Underway

December 9, 2012 - in Construction, Projects

In what is being billed as the largest "mountain-moving project" in Chinese history, one of China's biggest construction firms will spend £2.2bn to…

Four Cities Added to C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group

December 4, 2012 - in Projects

C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group (C40) today announced the expansion of membership to include four additional cities from around the world – Oslo,…

ElectraNet Chooses Bentley Substation to Improve the Efficiency and Accuracy of Electric Substation Design

December 2, 2012 - in Electric Grid, Energy, Projects

Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading company dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure, today announced that ElectraNet Pty Limited, the principal electricity transmission network service provider in South…

The FREE Choices Portfolio Provides Details of Available Energy and Technologie

December 2, 2012 - in Energy, Projects, Renewables

Cleaner and more energy efficient energy solutions, propelled by targeted EU policies, could transform today’s energy profile for rural communities, according to a White Paper on ‘Policy Recommendations for Sustainable Rural Communities in Europe’ released…

Pictometry Announces Seamless Integration with AutoCAD Civil 3D 2013

November 28, 2012 - in Corporate, Modeling, Projects

Pictometry International Corp. – the inventor of measurable, aerial oblique imagery and analytics tools – announces the launch of the Pictometry Integration for Autodesk  AutoCAD Civil 3D 2013 and 2012 products. Users can now seamlessly access high…

EPA Recognizes Seven Communities for Smart Growth Achievement

November 28, 2012 - in Projects

Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognizes seven communities with its 2012 National Award for Smart Growth Achievement. The Smart Growth awards are given for creative, sustainable initiatives that better protect the health and the environment…

AU 2012 Keynote Takes a Tools-oriented Approach

November 27, 2012 - in Event Coverage, Featured, Modeling, Projects

Autodesk University kicked off today with Jeff Kowalski, chief technology officer, taking the stage to talk about tool making. Autodesk has shaped their vision through a global conversation with their customers to explore the power and potential of design…

U.S. and Mississippi Announce Clean Water Act Agreement with The City of Jackson

November 21, 2012 - in Projects, Wastewater, Water

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Department of Justice, and the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) announced today a comprehensive Clean Water Act settlement with the city of Jackson, Miss. Jackson has agreed to make…