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EPA Asks Americans to Join the Race to Stop Water Leaks

March 17, 2014 - in Projects, Water

Easy-to-fix household leaks account for more than one trillion gallons of water wasted each year across the United States, equal to the annual household water use of more than 11 million homes. In the race against water waste, the U.S. Environmental Protection…

Milnton Keynes Invests £16m on ‘Smart’ Economic Growth

March 17, 2014 - in Projects, Sensors, Smart Cities

Milton Keynes is benefiting from £16m over the next three years to develop new ways of managing the city’s key infrastructure, such as transport, water…

Intelligent Transportation Vital for Smart Cities

March 17, 2014 - in Projects, Transportation

With more than two-thirds of the global population expected to live in urban contexts by 2050, the deployment of smart cities technologies and intelligent…

EcoWatch Wins €10k Prize in Smart Grid Innovation Hub Start-up Search

March 14, 2014 - in Energy, Projects

EcoWatch has been named ‘Ireland’s Most Promising Start-up’ for a smart-grid solution or service as part of the EirGrid and NDRC all-island Smart Grid Innovation Hub competition. Limerick-based EcoWatch scooped the top prize of up to €10,000 in funding…

Cyon Research Opens 2014 Global Survey of Engineering Software Users

March 14, 2014 - in Corporate, Modeling

Cyon Research Corporation today announced the opening of its 2014 Global Survey of Users of Engineering Software. The survey is open to employees of firms that use CAD, CAE, PDM, PLM, and/or BIM software for design, engineering, manufacturing, and/or construction…

Canada’s Success Depends on Municipal Infrastructure Investment

March 14, 2014 - in Financial, Smart Cities

Canada's federal government recently announced $14 billion in new funding to help municipalities repair and replace aging infrastructure, such as roads, bridges, sewer lines, energy production and distribution systems, and subways and other public transit.…

Water for People Partners with Toms to Bring Safe Drinking Water to More Communities

March 13, 2014 - in Corporate, Water

Today, Water For People and TOMS announced a strategic partnership to provide safe drinking water in developing countries. With an estimated 1.8 billion people living without access to safe drinking water, this partnership will help to support sustainable…

Land Use Impacts Aquatic Life in Illinois River Basin

March 13, 2014 - in Projects, Water

The biology of small streams in the Illinois River Basin has been disturbed by a mix of factors, according to a new U.S. Geological Survey report. Results from the study done on 18 sites on small streams in the Illinois River Basin in northwestern Arkansas…

Topcon Unveils New Features for MAGNET Enterprise

March 13, 2014 - in Corporate

Topcon Positioning Group announces two new updates for MAGNET Enterprise – the cloud-based solution for managing field and office data in a web browser environment.  New to the system is the introduction of MAGNET Enterprise Mobile, an application for mobile…

ABPmer to Map UK Shipping Density and Routes

March 13, 2014 - in Corporate, Modeling, Transportation

ABP Marine Environmental Research Ltd has been contracted by the Marine Management Organisation to expand upon their recently published MMO1042 Shipping Activity Project. This latest commission will see the company provide mapping of UK shipping activity and…