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U.S. Driving Tops Trillion-Mile Mark in Year’s First Five Months

July 22, 2015 - in Analysis, Corporate, Transportation

WASHINGTON – New estimates released today by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT) Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) show that U.S. driving topped an estimated 1.26 trillion miles in the first five months of 2015, passing the previous record…

Topcon Introduces New Construction Estimate and Heavy Hauling Software Solutions

LIVERMORE, Calif., USA/ CAPELLE A/D IJSSEL, The Netherlands, July 16, 2015 – Topcon Positioning Group announces an update to the MAGNET® system of…

New Long-Term Earthquake Forecast for California

March 16, 2015 - in Analysis, Corporate, Planning

A new California earthquake forecast by the U.S. Geological Survey and partners revises scientific estimates for the chances of having large earthquakes…

Trimble Introduces GCEstimator Software Suite to Streamline Construction Estimating for 2D and 3D Workflows

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 15, 2014—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) introduced today the Trimble GCEstimator Software Suite, an integrated solution that speeds the process of creating estimates for complex, deadline-intensive construction projects. GCEstimator incorporates…

California Water Use Estimates for 2010 Released

August 21, 2014 - in Analysis, Projects, Supply, Water

About 38 billion gallons per day (42,000,000 acre-feet per year) of water were withdrawn from groundwater and surface-water sources in California in 2010, according to a new U.S. Geological Survey dataset, which is now available online. To put the quantity…