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Christchurch to be World’s First ‘Sensing City’

December 5, 2013 - in Smart Cities

Christchurch will become the first city in the world to understand how air quality affects people with lung problems. The second project in the Sensing City initiative will monitor when and where Cantabrians with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)…

Visualizing Christchurch in 3D Key to Reconstruction

October 4, 2013 - in Feature, Featured, Renewal/Retrofit

The devastating earthquakes in Christchurch in the Canterbury region of New Zealand in Sept. 2010 and Feb. 2011 are still being broadly felt. The devastation…

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.…

Christchurch Eyes a Sensing City Concept

April 30, 2013 - in Smart Cities

Sensors streaming real-time information on everything from traffic to weather and water systems, and even how many people are on the city's streets. This is Roger Dennis' plan to make Christchurch unique. For the past 12 months the Christchurch technology…