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Online Mapping: BI Tool to Watch in 2014 Topo.ly

December 12, 2013 - in Analysis, Corporate

To remain competitive in 2014 and beyond, many companies are compelled to make decisions fast. Doing so would require exceptional business intelligence tools. One particular BI tool that most companies use is Topo.ly online mapping. By using its features,…

Esri CityEngine 2013 Incorporates e-on software Plant Factory Plant Library

December 12, 2013 - in Corporate, Modeling, Products

E-on software is pleased to announce that Esri, the world's leading GIS company, has incorporated a new Plant Factory tree and shrub library as part of…

Esri CityEngine 2013 Brings Powerful Modeling to Your Favorite 3D Applications

December 11, 2013 - in Corporate, Modeling, Products

Esri has released CityEngine 2013, the latest version of its 3D urban design software. A new software developer kit (SDK) enables CityEngine procedural…

What are Future Climate Projections for Precipitation and Temperature for Your County?

December 11, 2013 - in Environment, Projects

For the first time, maps and summaries of historical and projected temperature and precipitation changes for the 21st century for the continental U.S. are accessible at a county-by-county level on a website developed by the U.S. Geological Survey in collaboration…

Technology Leaders Establish the AllSeen Alliance to Advance the ‘Internet of Everything’

December 11, 2013 - in Projects, Sensors

The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux and collaborative development, today announced the formation of the AllSeen Alliance, the broadest cross-industry consortium to date to advance adoption and innovation…

Sabre Land & Sea Takes Off with Major FARO Scanner Order

December 11, 2013 - in Corporate, Sensors

A major order for FARO laser scanners has been placed by high-definition laser scanning and mobile mapping business, Sabre Land & Sea, in a push to become a leading player in the sector. Twelve FARO Focus Laser Scanners have been ordered by Sabre Land…

Know Your Flood Risk Launches New Flood Recovery Guide to Support UK Victims through the Clean-up

December 11, 2013 - in Emergency, Modeling, Projects

Last week saw the largest tidal surge in 60 years, resulting in devastating floods across much of South East England. With further flood warnings being issued across the UK, data from the Met Office suggests that flooding could threaten to become an even more…

ETI Seeks Proposals to Reduce District Heat Network Costs

December 11, 2013 - in Energy, Maintenance, Projects

The Energy Technologies Institute (ETI) is seeking proposals from organisations to deliver a new project to identify novel ways of reducing the capital costs of district heat network infrastructure. District heat networks supply heat to homes and businesses…

Design the New York City Residential Tower of the 21st Century Win $10,000

December 11, 2013 - in Design/Engineering, Projects

What is your vision for the living cities of the 21st century? We invite you to enter the inaugural Living Cities: Residential Towers for the 21st Century Design Competition co-produced by Metropolis, the Steel Institute of New York, and the Ornamental Metal…

CoreLogic ParcelPoint Database Expands to 138.5 Million Unique Parcels

December 11, 2013 - in Corporate, Facility Management

CoreLogic, a leading residential property information, analytics and services provider, today announced its patented ParcelPoint technology has expanded to include data coverage for 138.5 million parcels, 97 percent of which are actual parcel boundary polygons.…