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URISA Issues Call for Presentation Proposals for GIS-Pro 2014 in New Orleans

December 10, 2013 - in Announcement, Projects

URISA is now accepting presentation proposals for GIS-Pro 2014: URISA's 52nd Annual Conference to be held in New Orleans, Louisiana, September 8-11, 2014. The focus of GIS-Pro 2014 is “Leveraging Spatial Technology to Support Sustainable and Resilient Communities”. …

HR Wallingford Appoints New Director of Water and Flood Management

December 10, 2013 - in Corporate, Water

Andrew Brown has been appointed to the position of Director, Water and Flood Management at HR Wallingford. Andy brings high level international business …

Advanced Sensors for Smart Buildings

December 10, 2013 - in Buildings, Corporate, Facility Management

With energy costs following a seemingly upward trajectory in many parts of the world and climate change on the political agenda, there is an ever-increasing…

GameSim Grows Revenue 30 Percent

December 10, 2013 - in Corporate, Modeling

GameSim Inc, provider of software and services to the gaming, simulation, and geographic information systems (GIS) industries, has announced that it expects to close this year with 30 percent overall company growth and $3.6 million in revenue. Ranked by Inc.…

ClearEdge3D Releases EdgeWise BIM Suite for As-built Building Information Models

December 9, 2013 - in Corporate, Modeling

ClearEdge3D today announced the release of its newest software platform, EdgeWise BIM Suite, which can make the process of creating Revit building models dramatically faster than traditional workflows. The platform, which consists of the company’s EdgeWise…

London 2012 Velodrome: The Role of Simulation in the Design Process

December 9, 2013 - in Design/Engineering, Modeling, Projects

The London 2012 velodrome achieved the environmental standards rating ‘BREEAM Excellent’ at the design stage. The article ‘London 2012 Velodrome – integrating advanced simulation into the design process’ by Harries, Brunelli and Rizos, published…

Global GIS Market in Transportation Industry Report, 2016

December 5, 2013 - in Projects, Transportation

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global GIS Market in Transportation Industry 2012-2016" report to their offering. The Global GIS market in the Transportation industry to grow at a CAGR of 12.64 percent over the period 2012-2016. One…

Cleveland Revitalizes by Streamlining Demolition

December 5, 2013 - in Corporate, Smart Cities

The City of Cleveland was contending with numerous vacant and distressed homes following the housing crisis. While the agency was focused on revitalizing the community, tracking and managing the process related to nuisance abatement and demolition was riddled…

Trimble Introduces New Version of its Cloud-based Software and Mobile Applications for Smart Water and Wastewater Management

December 5, 2013 - in Corporate, Water

Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) introduced today the latest version of its smart water and wastewater management software—Trimble® Connect™ version 1.5. The latest release of the cloud-based software includes a suite of applications that help water and wastewater…

Queensland Simplifies 14 Urban Planning Policies Into One

December 5, 2013 - in Planning, Projects

The Newman Government has unveiled landmark reforms to revolutionise the way local councils, the development and construction industry and the State work together to make the best planning decisions for all Queenslanders. Deputy Premier and Minister for State…