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Robots and Lasers Document Philadelphia's Underground Infrastructure

Center City in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is a confluence of transportation, shopping, business, and government agency activity, with several multilevel spaces (including underground) within a few blocks. The City of Philadelphia is committed to encouraging…

Carl Steinitz Explains Geodesign Process in New Esri Press Book

July 2, 2012 - in Corporate, Planning

A Framework for Geodesign: Changing Geography by Design, published by Esri Press, details the procedures that pioneer landscape architect and planner…

Esri Book Details Benefits of Geodesign in Planning

June 26, 2012 - in Corporate, Modeling, Planning

Geodesign: Case Studies in Regional and Urban Planning, a new book from Esri, is an important addition to the growing body of knowledge contributing to…

Water and Wastewater Professionals Gain Geospatial Insight

June 19, 2012 - in Announcement, Projects, Wastewater

Geospatial technology water and wastewater professionals from around the world will convene in San Diego July 23-27 for the Esri International User Conference (Esri UC). This is the largest event of its kind, with more than 14,000 attendees; hundreds of presentations…

Mapping a Lifetime of Health Risks

May 25, 2012 - in Environment

Geo-medicine is an emerging field that uses GIS mapping to correlate environmental conditions to health risks like heart attacks and cancer. Geo-medicine can zoom in on a patient’s life to create a geographically enhanced medical history. Or it can zoom…

Esri Outlines the Market for 3D and their CityEngine Software

May 25, 2012 - in Corporate, Modeling, Smart Cities

Dominik Tarolli and Thomas Oaks discuss and demonstrate the importance of 3D using CityEngine at the recent Esri Partner Conference. With more of an urban population, there is an increasing need to re-plan and redevelop our cities. Smart 3D Cities are the…

Calgary Firm Wins Esri Canada Award of Excellence for Advancing Geodesign

Geodesign is both the art and science of incorporating geography into design. O2 Planning + Design Inc. provides specialized expertise in this area and uses geographic information system (GIS) technology to combine ecology, culture and economics to create…

Virtual Cities Anytime, Anywhere

May 21, 2012 - in Modeling

Virtual 3D cities and geodesign in 3D are hot topics these days, and with new and upcoming technology the ability to not just view cityscapes, but do meaningful work, design, and planning around them, is increasingly becoming possible – and more portable.…

Learn to Use Location Analytics Solutions

May 9, 2012 - in Analysis, Corporate

Esri offers a set of new solutions that provide easy-to-use mapping and location analytics tools that will let your organization analyze, visualize, share, and gain insight into important business data. The Location Analytics solutions include Esri Maps for…

Florida Utility to Implement Smart GIS-centric Stormwater Modeling

Fort Walton Beach, FL, has selected InfoSWMM from Innovyze to meet its stormwater network modeling requirements, giving the city access to an advanced and comprehensive ArcGIS-integrated stormwater modeling and management application. The Fort Walton Beach…