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New FARO SCENE 5.2 Software to Improve Scanner Results

November 19, 2013 - in Corporate, Modeling

FARO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: FARO), the world's most trusted source for 3D measurement, imaging and realization technology, releases its most advanced scan processing software solution, FARO SCENE 5.2. The new software makes complex geomatic and surveying…

Most of the World’s Solar Panels Face the Wrong Direction

November 19, 2013 - in Energy

Follow conventional wisdom handed down from architects, which holds that in the northern hemisphere, windows and solar panels should face south. This…

Drones Inspect One of the Longest Bridges in Germany

November 14, 2013 - in Bridges, Corporate, Maintenance, Transportation

Drones can go places convectional devices can’t. It is deployed when an inspection or operation is too dangerous for humans to carry out. What we are…

The UK’s Aggressive BIM Strategy Leads the World #YII2013

October 30, 2013 - in Event Coverage, Featured, Modeling

Mark Bew, chairman of HM Government BIM Working Group addressed the rail and transit group at Bentley Systems’ Year in Infrastructure Conference today in London. The United Kingdom is leading the world in their adoption of Building Information Modeling (BIM)…

senseFly Releases Swarm Technology for Mapping

October 8, 2013 - in Corporate, Sensors

The vision of multiple drones mapping remote areas autonomously is no longer science fiction. The most advanced version of senseFly’s ground control software puts years of research into user’s hands. The technology behind senseFly’s multiple drone operation…

AVEVA's New Plant Design Product AVEVA Everything3D Launched

October 12, 2012 - in Corporate, Facility Management

AVEVA today launched AVEVA Everything3D (E3D) at the AVEVA World Summit in Paris. AVEVA E3D will bring together technologies to provide a new vision enabling customers to adopt 'Lean' working practices spanning engineering, design and construction. This will…

Smart Water Network Improves Panama City, Florida's Efficiency

August 30, 2012 - in Corporate, Water

Panama City, Florida's 36,000 residents will benefit from smart water network technologies now being installed throughout the city. A long-time Sensus customer, Panama City is upgrading its water distribution system to incorporate the AquaSense, which includes…