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NDOT Breaks Ground on Project NEON, Largest Construction Job in State History

April 8, 2016 - in Construction, Projects, Transportation

LAS VEGAS, NEV. – The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT), along with the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and City of Las Vegas, today broke ground on “Project NEON” – the state of Nevada’s largest and most expensive public works project…

Las Vegas Valley Water District Selects InfoMaster Smart Asset Management Solution

April 5, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Water

Broomfield, Colo., April 5, 2016 — Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure,…

NDOT Names Kiewit Infrastructure West As Apparent Best Value Bidder for Project NEON

November 12, 2015 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering, Roads

LAS VEGAS, Nev.—The Nevada Department of Transportation today named the design-build team led by Kiewit Infrastructure West Co. as the best value bidder…

Joint Venture Between China Railway and XpressWest to Develop Nevada-California High-Speed Passenger Rail System

September 18, 2015 - in Corporate, Rail

BEIJING and LAS VEGAS, Sept. 17, 2015—China Railway International USA CO., LTD. and XpressWest have agreed to form a joint venture that will accelerate launch of the XpressWest rail project connecting Las Vegas, Nevada to Los Angeles, California (the "Southwest…

More than 55 top Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Companies Already Signed on to Exhibit at Commercial UAV Expo

July 15, 2015 - in Announcement, Corporate

Portland, Maine, July 14, 2015—SPAR Point Group announced today the list of market-leading UAV companies that have put their support behind Commercial UAV Expo by booking exhibit space. Already 55 companies from a dozen countries have contracted for exhibit…

Commercial UAV Expo Announced for October 2015

November 25, 2014 - in Announcement, Corporate, Surveying/Mapping

Portland, Me., Nov. 25, 2014—SPAR Point Group announced today that it will launch Commercial UAV Expo,October 5-7, 2015 at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada.  As organizers of premier 3D technology events in North America, Europe and Asia, SPAR Point…

Trimble Announces Call for Speakers for its Dimensions User Conference

June 1, 2014 - in Announcement, Corporate

Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) announced today it is accepting speaker candidates for the Trimble Dimensions 2014International User Conference being held November 3-5, 2014 at the Mirage and Treasure Island Hotels in Las Vegas, Nevada. Dimensions User Conference sessions…

A ‘First-Timer’ Recaps Autodesk University 2013

December 6, 2013 - in Event Coverage, Featured, Modeling, Simulation

I’ve only been working with Informed Infrastructure and Vector1 Media for a short while, but I’ve been in the geospatial technology industry for 17 years. So it’s a bit surprising that I’ve never been to an Autodesk University event. And although I’ve…

Downtown Vegas Rethinks Urban Transportation with Zappos CEO Support

April 4, 2013 - in Transportation

Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh has been spending hundreds of millions of dollars revitalizing downtown Las Vegas into a tech, startup and culture hub. And now the head of the online shoe retailer is ushering in an ambitious urban transportation project called Project…

Leica Geosystems Call for Papers for “HxGN LIVE 2013” International Conference

February 11, 2013 - in Announcement, Projects

Leica Geosystems is seeking presentations for its sessions at HxGN LIVE 2013, formerly known as “Hexagon Conference”, to be held 3-6 June 2013, at the MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada. Following the spectacular success of last year’s Hexagon 2012…