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Researchers Create a Model to Manage Urban Restoration in Wake of Natural Disasters

September 6, 2013 - in Emergency, Projects

Working with the U.S. Geological Survey and the University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez, a team of Missouri S&T researchers is developing a model that can help city planners return their community to its pre-event state in the aftermath of a large-scale…

EPA Launches New Online Mapping Tool for Environmental Impact Statements

September 5, 2013 - in Environment, Projects

Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) launched an interactive web-based mapping tool that provides the public with access and information on…

New Technique to Assess the Cost of Major Flood Damage to be Unveiled at International Conference

September 5, 2013 - in Emergency, Projects

A new approach that can calculate the cost of damage caused by flooding is to be presented at the International Conference of Flood Resilience: Experiences…

Geospatial & Engineering International Conference Announces Program

September 5, 2013 - in Announcement, Projects

Focusing on the ability of engineering and geospatial firms to expand their professional services into the international market, the Geospatial & Engineering International Conference, announced today the program for the two-day conference to be held November…

aisle411 Announces $6.3M Series A Funding Led by Cultivation Capital

September 4, 2013 - in Corporate

Retail-focused indoor location platform aisle411 – currently used across the U.S. by customers of Walgreen’s, Home Depot, Hy-Vee, and other major retailers – today announced a $6.3 million Series A round of financing led by St. Louis-based early stage…

World-first ‘Sensing City’ Project Launched

September 4, 2013 - in Corporate, Sensors, Smart Cities

Sensing City is a world-first project which will see sensors installed in Christchurch to collect real-time information about how a city actually works. The first of three Sensing City pilot projects, which allows residents to test their own water quality,…

Global Smart Infrastructure – The Smart Grid and M2M Movement

September 4, 2013 - in Corporate, Energy

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Smart Infrastructure - The Smart Grid and M2M Movement" report to their offering. This annual report titled: Global Smart Infrastructure - The Smart Grid and M2M Movement offers a wealth of information…

GGP GIS Helps Improve Quality of Life for Scottish Council Residents

September 4, 2013 - in Corporate, Planning

Desktop mapping software from GGP Systems has been used by West Dunbartonshire Council to inform consultation on its new Local Development Plan. Designed to improve the quality of life for residents by improving access to parks and other municipal green spaces…

Online Photorealistic 3D Cities Launched for City Planning

September 4, 2013 - in Corporate, Modeling, Planning

Agency9, the leading provider of web based 3D visualisation solutions, today announces support for 3D models and cities generated with Smart3DCapture from Acute3D. Municipalities, authorities, and private organisations can now use the photorealistic 3D models…

ReCitizen Helps Entrepreneurs, Students and Retirees Enhance Communities

September 4, 2013 - in Projects, Renewal/Retrofit

ReCitizen, L3C (http://recitizen.org) enables students, retirees, and working professionals to earn income revitalizing distressed communities and restoring damaged natural resources worldwide. "Let's say someone in Detroit successfully turns a garbage-strewn…