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Bentley's InpectTech Adds Mobile Infrastructure Asset Documentation

February 25, 2013 - in Corporate, Transportation

Inspectors have a new level of mobility with InspectTech Collector Mobile on the iPad. This app enables quick and effective collection of infrastructure asset information and completion of inspections in the field. A streamlined interface delivers valid…

Bentley’s InpectTech Adds Mobile Infrastructure Asset Documentation

February 25, 2013 - in Corporate, Transportation

Inspectors have a new level of mobility with InspectTech Collector Mobile on the iPad. This app enables quick and effective collection of infrastructure…

Topcon and PPP Collaborate on Sign Inventory Management Solution

February 22, 2013 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Transportation

Topcon Positioning Systems (TPS) and Professional Pavement Products (PPP) have formed a partnership to create a custom mapping solution for specialized…

Essex Highways Deploys Street Lighting and Mapping Software to Automate Maintenance

February 21, 2013 - in Maintenance, Transportation

Internet Hosted Street Lighting and Mapping software from Mayrise Systems is helping Essex Highways, a strategic partnership between the UK's Essex County Council and Ringway Jacobs, to ensure street lights are working, in order to maintain a safe environment…

The Open Standards for Public Transport Alliance Adds Samsung to the Board

February 21, 2013 - in Transportation

The Open Standard for Public Transport (OSPT) Alliance today announced that global technology leader Samsung Electronics has joined the board of directors of the OSPT Alliance. As a board member, Samsung will join members Giesecke & Devrient, Infineon…

Taiwan Uses GIS in Developing Transportation Decision Support System

February 19, 2013 - in Transportation

Nowadays, transportation system plays an important role in providing quality services related to different modes of transport and traffic management. By combining the use of GIS, the public could be better informed and make safer and smarter use of transport…

GPS Jammers on UK Roads Posing Risks

February 18, 2013 - in Transportation

Thousands of people in the UK are using "GPS jammers" that plug into car cigarette lighters and can stop tracking systems used to detect stolen cars, monitor vehicle use or stop drivers working overlong hours, according to new findings from experts. That…

Sydney Harbour Bridge Preservation Benefits from 3D Mapping

February 14, 2013 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Transportation

Cutting-edge 3D mapping technology has emerged as a new secret weapon in preserving Australia’s most famous man-made icon. Reaching up 134 metres from sea level, and measuring 48.4 metres across and 1,149 metres in length, the Sydney Harbour Bridge is the…

EMC Selects the RIEGL VMX-450 Mobile Mapping System

February 12, 2013 - in Corporate, Transportation

RIEGL USA has started off 2013 with a bang by completing its first VMX-450 sale within the first quarter of the year. EMC, Inc. is expanding their line of RIEGL products with this addition of the mobile mapping system to their already established terrestrial…

Train Derailment Due to Faulty GPS

February 5, 2013 - in Transportation

A train partially derailed after colliding with a tractor trailer, sending emergency officials and Hazmat crews to Westmoreland County on Tuesday morning. The impact was so intense it ripped the back of the tractor trailer off, derailed several locomotives…