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3D Mapping 3D Modeling Market worth $7.7 Billion by 2018

December 2, 2013 - in Corporate, Modeling

3D Mapping & Modeling Market report segments the global (3D Technology & Devices) market by applications, business verticals, 3D-enabled devices, 3D-enabling devices and geographies. According to a new market research report "3D Mapping Market: Global…

Using Moving Cars to Measure Rainfall

December 1, 2013 - in Projects, Sensors, Transportation

Drivers on a rainy day regulate the speed of their windshield wipers according to rain intensity: faster in heavy rain and slower in light rain. This…

Webinar for Climate Ready Water Utilities

November 29, 2013 - in Projects, Water

EPA's Climate Ready Water Utilities (CRWU) initiative assists the water sector, which includes drinking water, wastewater, and stormwater utilities, in…

Siemens Sees Infrastructure Business Reaching Margin Target

November 29, 2013 - in Corporate

German engineer Siemens expects its Infrastructure & Cities (I&C) business, which has been hit by project delays and restructuring, to reach its profitability target this financial year, it said on Wednesday. There has been speculation, brushed off…

IUS Technologies Develops Remote Smart Sensors for Energy Theft Protection

November 29, 2013 - in Corporate, Energy, Sensors

With recent estimates placing energy theft across the U.S. power grid at over $6B in losses per year, IUS Technologies has taken the initiative to create an affordable and accurate line of smart sensors to aid utilities in their battle against energy theft.…

The Squeeze on Europe’s Coastline Continues

November 28, 2013 - in Analysis, Corporate, Planning

Europe's coastal regions are increasingly vital for its economy, yet their natural assets on which it depends continue to degrade. This is according to a new report from the European Environment Agency, which calls for better information, planning and management…

Low-cost Sensors Track Air Pollutants in Toronto

November 28, 2013 - in Environment, Projects, Sensors

Epidemiologists' understanding of the relationship between exposure to airborne pollutants and a range of health conditions, such as cardiovascular disease and asthma, has grown increasingly precise in recent years. What’s less well known is precisely where…

Could Sensors Help Green Roofs Grow?

November 28, 2013 - in Energy, Maintenance, Projects, Sensors

Just as wireless sensor networks increasingly are helping building owners and tenants keep track on energy efficiency and water conservation inside, they are also at the center of several new research projects that aims to build a better understanding of their…

Rolta Awarded a Unique $25M 3D City Modeling Project

November 27, 2013 - in Corporate, Modeling, Smart Cities

Rolta today announced that it has been awarded a prestigious 3D City Modeling contract by a major Middle-East country. Valued at over $25M, this is one of the largest and most comprehensive projects of its kind ever undertaken. Rolta is an early mover in adopting…

New Interactive Mapping Website for Baltimore’s Open Spaces Launched for Community Use

November 27, 2013 - in Planning, Projects

For decades, communities in Baltimore have come together to ensure that vacant spaces are turned into neighborhood assets such as gardens, pocket parks and even public horseshoe pits—but how can city residents discover where they are? What is the best way…