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Bentley Systems Aids Project Efficiency with Point Cloud Integration

October 24, 2013 - in Interview, Modeling

Bentley Systems has a tagline of, “Sustaining the World’s Infrastructure,” and an aligned toolset that has made inroads in the efficiency and performance of infrastructure projects. Informed Infrastructure (I2) editor Matt Ball recently spoke with John…

Maricopa County, Arizona Selects Esri Canada’s Assessment Analyst Solution to Improve Property Assessment

October 21, 2013 - in Analysis, Corporate

Esri Canada today announced that Maricopa County in Arizona will be implementing the company’s Assessment Analyst solution. The geographic information…

Orbit GT Releases Clearance Checker to Aid Tramway and Railway Maintenance

October 8, 2013 - in Maintenance, Transportation

Orbit GeoSpatial Technologies today announces the presentation of the Clearance Checker for Mobile Mapping at this year’s INTERGEO in Essen, Germany.…

Wireless "Smart Skin" Sensors Could Provide Remote Monitoring of Infrastructure

April 23, 2013 - in Maintenance, Sensors

Major bridge failures in recent years have focused attention on the need to monitor America’s highway bridges and other infrastructure. As thousands of bridges, parking garages and other structures age, improved methods for detecting deterioration could…

Fixing the World's Infrastructure Problems

April 21, 2013 - in Maintenance

We all have a stake in the infrastructure surrounding us — the roads, buildings, power lines, and telephone networks that we rely on daily. How well they're built and operated is crucial to economic growth and is a key arbiter of an economy's competitiveness…

National Report Card Says Canada's Municipal Infrastructure is "At Risk"

September 12, 2012 - in Maintenance, Projects

Canada's municipal infrastructure is at risk, with more than half of municipal roads requiring significant repairs and one in four wastewater plants needing major upgrades. This was the key finding of the first-ever Canadian Infrastructure Report Card, a major…