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City of Hamilton Recognized for Increasing Efficiency Using Geospatial Technology

October 15, 2015 - in Corporate, Surveying/Mapping

TORONTO, Oct. 14, 2015 – The City of Hamilton’s corporate culture is built on courageous change, collective ownership, sensational service and empowered employees. The City fosters this culture with the help of technology. Since adopting ArcGIS, Esri’s…

Avon Park Selects Innovyze Advanced GIS-Centric Smart Water Network Modeling Technology

July 1, 2015 - in Corporate, Water

Broomfield, Colo., June 30, 2015—Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure,…

Synchronized Cities: Leveraging Sensors to Optimize Urban Activity

June 15, 2014 - in Smart Cities

The experience of a synchronous city is quickly becoming a calculated strategy rather than an occasional coincidence. Urban inhabitants use smartphones…

The OGC Seeks Public Participation in Development of CityGML 3.0

May 19, 2014 - in Corporate, Modeling

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) Membership seeks organizations and individuals to participate in the development of the next major version of the OGC City Geography Markup Language (CityGML). See the Call for Participation at http://www.opengeospatial.org/standards/requests/119.…

San Francisco Officials Approve Plan to Charge Tech Companies for Worker Shuttles

January 22, 2014 - in Transportation

City transportation officials approved a new pilot plan Tuesday to regulate private employee shuttles operated by tech giants such as Facebook and Google and charge a fee for the vehicles to use public bus stops. The shuttles, which transport thousands of…

311GIS Aids Salisbury Citizens in Reporting Concerns

October 15, 2013 - in Corporate, Maintenance

Geographic Technologies Group (GTG) welcomes Salisbury, N.C. to the community of 311GIS users.  311GIS is an easy-to-use online solution for citizen issue reporting. Goldsboro, NC is currently using 311GIS for web, Android and IOS platforms. 311GIS is an…

Guangzhou Government Saves with Car-Tracking Scheme

August 13, 2013 - in Projects, Transportation

The Guangzhou government has saved  40 million yuan ($6.5 million) per year  over government vehicles after the city installed satellite positioning system and electronic identification system on the vehicles, the Xinhua News Agency reported on Monday. The…

SiteVision GIS Partnership With City of Roanoke VA Goes Live

July 15, 2013 - in Corporate

The SiteVision and City of Roanoke GIS technology initiative enhances an already robust application environment while providing important, new state-of-the-art mapping detail, reporting and printing functions.  The effort provides geographic information to…

A Physicist Solves the City

April 29, 2013 - in Analysis

The 70-year-old physicist Geoffrey West, who grew up in Somerset, England, is no longer trying to solve the physical universe; he’s not interested in deep space or string theory. Although West worked for decades as a physicist at Stanford University and…

Esri Streamlines 3D Production with Procedural Approach #SPAR13

April 17, 2013 - in Event Coverage, Modeling

Esri ran a 3D Production workshop at the SPAR Conference today in Colorado Springs. With the acquisition of Procedural and their CityEngine technology, Esri has added all new capabilities for 3D data production for individual projects, cities or even countries.…