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Sogi Hydroelectric Plant 3D Mapped with Lasers as Part of International Preservation Effort

May 4, 2015 - in Corporate, Surveying/Mapping

OAKLAND, Calif., May 4, 2015 – The Sogi hydroelectric plant, considered a significant contribution to the Meiji Industrial revolution, has been mapped as part of the CyArk 500 Challenge, an international project to digitally preserve and create awareness…

National Park Service and Autodesk Carry Out First Comprehensive Digital Survey to Preserve the USS Arizona and Memorial

May 27, 2014 - in Corporate, Modeling

In honor of U.S. military veterans, the National Park Service (NPS) and Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK) hosted a press conference on Memorial Day to unveil…

Laser-imaging Project Looks to Preserve the Alamo

January 20, 2014 - in Facility Management, Maintenance, Sensors

The whirr of a ventilation system and the occasional click of a tripod-mounted camera interrupt the evening silence as two Texas A&M graduate students…

The GSA’s First LEED Platinum Building is a Retrofit Across from the Alamo

Completed last summer, the Hipolito F. Garcia Federal Building and United States Courthouse became the first LEED Platinum building owned by the General Services Administration (GSA). The architects employed standard energy-saving techniques, sealing the building’s…

The GSA's First LEED Platinum Building is a Retrofit Across from the Alamo

Completed last summer, the Hipolito F. Garcia Federal Building and United States Courthouse became the first LEED Platinum building owned by the General Services Administration (GSA). The architects employed standard energy-saving techniques, sealing the building’s…