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PennDOT Open New Transportation Data Portal

Less than a month after Governor Tom Wolf announced steps to make Pennsylvania’s data more transparent and accessible to the public, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has launched an Open Data portal housing data ranging from roadway…

Cody Barrett Joins HNTB as Senior Designer and Developer

AMES, Iowa, May 24, 2016—Cody Barrett, GISP, joined HNTB Corporation as a senior designer and developer. Barrett is based in Ames, Iowa, primarily serving…

Esri Will Showcase Dedicated Winter Maintenance Solutions at APWA North American Snow Conference

Redlands, Calif., May 19, 2016—Esri announces that it will be exhibiting its snow management solutions at the American Public Works Association (APWA)…

BTS Releases the Rail Network Spatial Dataset

May 16, 2016 - in Analysis, Corporate, Rail

The Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) has released the rail network and rail nodes portion of the 2016 National Transportation Atlas Database (NTAD). These datasets are available for download as a zipped shapefile. Due to high public demand, BTS is…

Esri Announces Winners of the Visualize Your Water Quality Challenge

April 28, 2016 - in Corporate, Planning, Sensors, Water

Redlands, Calif., April 26, 2016—Esri joins the US Environmental Protection Agency and the US Geological Survey in congratulating the winners of the Visualize Your Water Quality high school citizen science challenge. In the challenge, students from 13 US…

LandWorks, Inc. Partners with USLandGrid

April 18, 2016 - in Corporate, Modeling, Surveying/Mapping

HOUSTON, TEXAS, April 18, 2016 – LandWorks Inc., a developer of innovative land management and related GIS software, announced its reseller partnership with USLandGrid, a provider of high-resolution vector data. LandWorks’ core business is providing land…

Trimble Launches New Version of its Smart Water Management Software to Streamline Utility Field Operations

April 5, 2016 - in Maintenance, Products, Sensors, Water

SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 5, 2016—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today the latest version of its smart water mapping and work management software—Trimble® Unity 3.0. Trimble Unity is a cloud-based, (GIS) centric software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution…

Creating a Spatially Enabled College Campus

April 3, 2016 - in Feature, Featured

Mapping and Modeling Facilities and Classrooms Institutions of higher learning are working on detailed maps and models of their facilities and campus infrastructure. Although maps and models already exist, there are whole new means to capture 3D data and visualize…

Dewberry Announces the Promotion of Amar Nayegandhi and Daniel Bubser

March 31, 2016 - in People, Surveying/Mapping

Dewberry is pleased to announce the promotion of Amar Nayegandhi, CP, CMS, GISP, to vice president, and Daniel Bubser, GISP, to associate and department manager in the firm's Tampa, Florida, office. In addition to his duties as director of remote sensing and…

Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure Supports Unidata Fiber Optic Network in Rome

Huntsville, Alabama, March 7, 2016—Unidata SpA has selected Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure’s advanced telecommunications GIS software to help manage the company’s metropolitan area network in Rome. Using Intergraph G/Technology Fiber Optic Works,…