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Trimble Acquires Assets of European Engineering and Construction Accessories Company

April 2, 2014 - in Construction, Corporate

Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today it has acquired the assets of privately-held GeoDesy and GeoDesy Free Space Optics (FSO) of Budapest, Hungary. GeoDesy is a European engineering and development company focused on delivering accessories for the geomatics,…

Cityworks Yields Widespread Improvements at O’Fallon

April 2, 2014 - in Corporate, Maintenance

The City of O’Fallon, Illinois, has experienced improved reliability and communication along with an enhanced GIS database using Cityworks, the leading…

Smart Dublin: High-tech Sensors to Monitor Life in the Capital

April 2, 2014 - in Projects, Sensors, Smart Cities

Dublin is set to become the first fully sensored global city after chipmaker Intel announced plans to test more than 200 “gateways” around the city.…

EPA Honors 2014 Clean Air Excellence Awards Winners

April 2, 2014 - in Environment, Projects

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today is presenting the 2014 Clean Air Excellence Awards honoring nine projects from across the United States and one individual for their work on clean air and climate initiatives. The award recognizes innovative…

Paragon Helps Calor Deliver More Gas with Fewer Trucks

April 1, 2014 - in Analysis, Corporate, Transportation

Nationwide gas supplier, Calor, has reduced its transport and logistics costs since implementing Paragon Software Systems’ Multi Depot routing and scheduling solution. Calor, the UK’s leading supplier of LPG (liquefied petroleum gas) is running Paragon’s…

Grundfos Emphasizes Demand More From Your Pumps at 2014 Building Energy Summit

April 1, 2014 - in Corporate, Facility Management

This year’s Building Energy Summit to be held in Washington, D.C., on April 1 will set the stage for Grundfos’ steady drumbeat of Demand More from Your Pumps. The annual Summit convenes leaders from the public and private sectors, building owners, energy…

vTrack Provides an Integral Component for an Integrated Runway Intrusion Detection System

March 31, 2014 - in Corporate, Sensors, Transportation

Remote Tracking Systems Inc., (RTS) a leading manufacturer of real time GPS tracking systems today announced that its vTrack™ system, is a part of an integrated Runway Intrusion Detection System at Miami International Airport (MIA), which was awarded the…

Delhi Metro Sets Stage for Large-Scale Carbon Finance in Transportation

March 31, 2014 - in Projects, Transportation

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has become the first metro and railway system in the world to be registered with The Gold Standard Foundation, serving as a proof of concept for transport systems in developing countries to finance low carbon development.…

Leica GeoMoS Adjustment v1.7: Adjusted Monitoring Network Data Available Everywhere and Quickly

March 31, 2014 - in Maintenance, Projects, Sensors

Leica GeoMoS Adjustment, the network adjustment add-on for the successful Leica GeoMoS monitoring software, is intended for use in projects where the most precise and reliable information on structural movement is required. The latest version now makes adjusted…

Cities Gain in Appeal as Place to Live

March 30, 2014 - in Modeling, Projects

Driven by young professionals and retiring Baby Boomers who like living in cities, the trend is "180 degrees" from the last decade's rush to the exurbs, says William Frey, a demographer at Washington's Brookings Institution, a research and policy group. "People…