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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…

Robots Delivering Your Mail

December 5, 2013 - in Corporate, Transportation

'Drones' is the word of the week. While the focus until now has been on their less savory applications, Amazon's vision of mail delivered by drone has…

Septic Systems Contaminate Groundwater in Carson Valley, Nevada

December 5, 2013 - in Projects, Water

A recent study in Nevada's Carson Valley by the U.S. Geological Survey confirms that septic tanks are contaminating groundwater in the region with concentrations of nitrates, posing human health risks from contaminated drinking water. Conducted on a larger…

Bluesky Helps UK Government Research into Viability of Solar Energy to UK PLc

December 5, 2013 - in Analysis, Energy, Projects

Aerial mapping company Bluesky is supporting a million pound research project into the potential costs and benefits of solar energy in the UK. Funded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), PV2025 aims to answer a number of questions…

Esri Introduces ArcGIS for Electric and Gas

December 4, 2013 - in Corporate, Electric Grid, Energy, Products

Esri today announced the release of ArcGIS for Electric and ArcGIS for Gas—ready-to-use maps and apps designed for utilities. Both are freely available to Esri customers. Developers and utility experts at Esri spent years studying industry needs and trends…

South Wales Police and Gwent Police Purchase Symphony Bluelight From Aligned Assets

December 4, 2013 - in Maintenance, Projects

Gazetteer specialists Aligned Assets are pleased to announce both South Wales Police and Gwent Police as the latest customers of their AddressBase Premium compatible Symphony Bluelight corporate gazetteer management system. South Wales Police is an established…

Special Offer Helps Small Design Firms Implement Esri Software

December 3, 2013 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering

In response to industry demand, Esri, the leader in geographic information system (GIS) software development, has announced a special opportunity for small companies engaged in landscape architecture and urban design to take advantage of a competitively priced…

Ubisense Launches VeroTrack 2.0 Enabling Natural Gas Utilities to Achieve Greater Surveying Efficiency

December 3, 2013 - in Corporate, Energy, Maintenance

Ubisense, the market leader in location intelligence solutions for enterprises, today announced the availability of VeroTrack 2.0, its natural gas leak survey tracking system. Developed with support from the Gas Technology Institute, VeroTrack has been found…

USDA, EPA Partnership Supports Water Quality Trading To Benefit Environment, Economy

December 3, 2013 - in Projects, Water

The U. S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have announced an expanded partnership to support water quality trading and other market-based approaches that provide benefits to the environment and economy. “New…