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London's Multi Billion Pound Development Gets Mapped

September 25, 2012 - in Design/Engineering, Modeling, Projects

Aerial photography from Bluesky has been used to create an interactive map illustrating the massive regeneration project that is transforming London’s South Bank. The project is set to metamorphose the Nine Elms district of London from a semi-derelict, light…

National Report Card Says Canada's Municipal Infrastructure is "At Risk"

September 12, 2012 - in Maintenance, Projects

Canada's municipal infrastructure is at risk, with more than half of municipal roads requiring significant repairs and one in four wastewater plants needing…

Smart Water Network Improves Panama City, Florida's Efficiency

August 30, 2012 - in Corporate, Water

Panama City, Florida's 36,000 residents will benefit from smart water network technologies now being installed throughout the city. A long-time Sensus…

Seattle's Seawall Project Gets Detailed Base Map

August 29, 2012 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering

AeroMetric recently completed High Accuracy Mapping services for the City of Seattle’s high profile Elliott Bay Seawall Project. AeroMetric provided low altitude, high-accuracy mapping of the project area and existing wall. Our team's helicopter captured…

New Interactive Flood Map for Atlanta's Sweetwater Creek Combine Sensors with Outreach

August 22, 2012 - in Emergency, Projects

A powerful new flood preparedness tool that will help emergency managers protect lives and property in the flood-prone Sweetwater Creek area was unveiled in a ceremony today on the banks of the creek at Austell's Legion Regional Park. Developed by scientists…

British Geological Survey Makes 3D Model of Inverness's Geology

August 13, 2012 - in Corporate, Modeling

A 3D model of a Scottish city's geology could help planners to make decisions on how it grows in the future. British Geological Survey (BGS) is creating the computer generated image of rocks and soils beneath Inverness. A similar project that examined the…

Plans Come Together to Turn Washington's Union Station Into a Transmodal Hub

August 13, 2012 - in Modeling, Projects, Transportation

Amtrak recently released a master plan, developed with HOK and Parsons Brinckerhoff, to revitalize Washington Union Station. The plan envisions a vibrant intermodal center with increased capacity and renewed commercial activity. It was developed in collaboration…

Velodyne's LiDAR Division Announces Agreement With Caterpillar for Laser Imaging Technology

August 8, 2012 - in Construction, Corporate

Caterpillar and the LiDAR Division of Velodyne Acoustics, Inc., have announced an agreement that allows Caterpillar exclusive rights of use and manufacturer for Velodyne's patented HDL-64 LiDAR-sensing system, which incorporates proprietary laser-imaging technology,…

Robots and Lasers Document Philadelphia's Underground Infrastructure

Center City in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is a confluence of transportation, shopping, business, and government agency activity, with several multilevel spaces (including underground) within a few blocks. The City of Philadelphia is committed to encouraging…

Leica's iCON Office Aids Construction Data Preparation

July 11, 2012 - in Construction, Corporate

Leica Geosystems has added Leica iCON office to its recently launched new Leica iCON portfolio for data preparation, editing and reporting between the office and the Leica iCON hardware and software solutions for construction applications. 

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