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Transforming What Was Wet and Wasted in Wayzata

April 5, 2015 - in Feature

Declining Mall Redeveloped to Native Wetland Conditions   By James W. Tiggelaar, PE, CCS, LEED AP   The city of Wayzata, Minn., on the north shore of Lake Minnetonka, is a thriving community just 12 miles west of downtown Minneapolis. The lake has been…

Study Takes Aim at Mitigating the Human Impact on the Central Valley

March 31, 2015 - in Corporate, Land Development, Planning

TEMPE, Ariz., March 30, 2015—As more people move to different regions of the country it will require planners to use as many tools as they can to develop…

Study Maps Development One County at a Time

March 26, 2015 - in Analysis, Corporate, Land Development

SYRACUSE, N.Y., March 25, 2015 — Researchers at the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF) have developed a county-by-county map of…

ULI and the National League of Cities Form Partnership to Jointly Guide the Rose Center for Public Leadership

November 19, 2014 - in Corporate, Land Development, Planning

WASHINGTON, Nov. 14, 2014—The Urban Land Institute (ULI) and the National League of Cities (NLC), which collectively represent the world’s foremost real estate professionals and the nation’s most distinguished municipal leaders, have signed a partnership…

Bentley Systems Acquires SITEOPS to Advance Site Engineering to Site Optioneering

LOS ANGELES, Calif., Sept. 25, 2014 – Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading company dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure, today announced that it has acquired Charlotte, N.C.-based BLUERIDGE Analytics,…

CW Solutions Announces Upgraded, Improved, More Powerful GIS Capabilities

September 8, 2014 - in Corporate, Land Development, Planning

CW Solutions, a national real estate services firm specializing in right-of-way, title research, and site acquisition, announced an upgrade to the company’s in-house geographic information systems technologies. The newly enhanced systems will allow the company…

Melbourne Makes Bold Plans to Double Downtown Residents

The Fishermans Bend urban renewal project in Melbourne is a 250 hectare development that recently won planning approval. The scale and scope of this urban renewal is said to support 40,000 new jobs, provide homes for 80,000 residents, and to span a 40-year…

SITEOPS Launches New Corporate Website

April 8, 2014 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering

BLUERIDGE Analytics®, provider of SITEOPS®, optimization software for land development site design, proudly announces the launch of its newly redesigned website. The new design offers easy access to valuable information and features that provide a better…

OGC and buildingSMART International host Civil & Land Development Summit 2013

March 11, 2013 - in Announcement

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) Land Development Domain Working Group in partnership with buildingSMART International will host the inaugural Civil Summit as part of the OGC Technical and Planning Committee meeting in Abu Dhabi. The Summit will be held…

OGC and buildingSMART International host Civil & Land Development Summit 2013

March 11, 2013 - in Announcement

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) Land Development Domain Working Group in partnership with buildingSMART International will host the inaugural Civil Summit as part of the OGC Technical and Planning Committee meeting in Abu Dhabi. The Summit will be held…