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Coastal Communities Can Apply for Debris Removal Grants

September 3, 2013 - in Maintenance, Projects, Water

The NOAA Marine Debris Program, in cooperation with the NOAA Restoration Center, has opened a fiscal year 2014 federal funding opportunity for marine debris removal. This opportunity paves the way for communities to implement marine debris removal projects…

Valarm Updated: Valarm Pro v1.2.1, Valarm Classic 1.0.3

September 2, 2013 - in Corporate, Sensors

Valarm saw a lot of interest at their booth in the startups island at the Esri International User Conference. Remote environmental monitoring of gases,…

Building Resilience Through Public-Private Partnerships

September 2, 2013 - in Announcement, Projects

The 2012 National Research Council report Disaster Resilience: A National Imperative revealed a strong community of stakeholders eager to build resilience…

New York City Expands Sewer Monitoring Devices

August 30, 2013 - in Projects, Wastewater, Water

Last year, the New York Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) installed 21 remote sewer monitoring devices at strategic locations in Queens, Brooklyn, and Staten Island. The DEP recently installed 25 additional devices throughout the city and is preparing…

WRD, County Sanitation Districts Cement Water Supply Partnership

August 30, 2013 - in Projects, Supply, Wastewater, Water

Today, the Water Replenishment District of Southern California (WRD) and the Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County signed a historic 30-year recycled water purchase agreement which will eliminate the need for water from Northern California and the Colorado…

Magnolia River Launches flowGIS Mobile

August 30, 2013 - in Corporate

Magnolia River has officially launched its flowGIS Mobile software product for Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android platforms. This extends Magnolia River’s industry-leading flowGIS software into the field, with a seamless integration for natural gas,…

Satellite Integration Makes City Navigation Easy

August 30, 2013 - in Projects, Sensors, Transportation

Finding your way through Australian skyscrapers and open pit mines should no longer be a challenge thanks to the latest integration of two global navigation satellite systems (GNSSs). After combining two satellite systems for the first time in 2012, Curtin…

HERE Connects the Car to the Cloud

August 30, 2013 - in Corporate, Transportation

HERE, a Nokia business, today announced a complete Connected Driving offer, the only end-to-end driving solution on the market today, which will help car makers and in-vehicle technology suppliers connect the car and the driver to the cloud. The offering includes…

MIT Researchers Create a 3D Map in Real-time Using Kinect Camera

August 29, 2013 - in Corporate, Modeling

Computer scientists at MIT and the National University of Ireland (NUI) at Maynooth have developed a mapping algorithm that creates dense, highly detailed 3-D maps of indoor and outdoor environments in real time. The researchers tested their algorithm on videos…

Intergraph Mobile Alert App Enables Citizen Crowdsourcing

August 29, 2013 - in Corporate, Projects

Intergraph has released Intergraph Mobile Alert, a new mobile application for crowdsourcing incident information. Intergraph Mobile Alert simplifies reporting for citizens. Cities benefit by enlisting the masses to help define and pinpoint issues, such as…