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IBM Drives the Future of Renewable Energy with New Wind and Solar Forecasting System

August 8, 2013 - in Analysis, Energy, Renewables

IBM (NYSE:IBM) today announced an advanced power and weather modeling technology that will help utilities in the world increase the reliability of renewable energy resources. The solution combines weather prediction and analytics to accurately forecast the…

EPA Software Helps Reduce Water Pollution as Part of President’s Climate Action Plan

July 24, 2013 - in Modeling, Stormwater, Water

As part of President Obama’s Climate Action Plan, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today released the National Stormwater Calculator,…

Research and Markets: Global 3D Mapping & 3D Modeling

June 25, 2013 - in Corporate, Modeling

Research and Markets  has announced the addition of the "3D Mapping & 3D Modeling: Global Advancements, Worldwide Market Size and Forecasts (2013…

Trimble Extends Survey and Engineering Workflow Support with SketchUp File Integration

June 24, 2013 - in Corporate, Modeling

Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) introduced today integration of SketchUp® file import and export capabilities in its Trimble® Business Center office software. By supporting model data from SketchUp, Trimble extends its capability to support survey and engineering…

Research Uses Bat Senses to Create 3D Interior Models

June 20, 2013 - in Modeling, Projects

Imagine that you are blindfolded inside an unknown room. You snap your fingers and listen to the room’s response. Can you hear the shape of the room? Some people can do it naturally, but can we design computer algorithms that hear rooms? We show how to compute…

LiDAR Utility Presented to the Mouchel Urban Drainage Academy

June 13, 2013 - in Corporate, Water

Aerial mapping company Bluesky is helping water industry professionals understand the potential of laser captured height models. Following a request from Mouchel – the international infrastructure and business service Group – Bluesky delivered their ‘What…

Trimble Delivers SketchUp 2013, New Version of 3D Modeling Platform for Architecture, Design and Construction Professionals

May 30, 2013 - in Corporate, Modeling

Trimble introduced SketchUp 2013, the latest version of the popular 3D modeling platform used by millions around the world, including architects, engineers, building and design professionals and members of the fast-growing maker community. Featuring new capabilities…

Halcrow Uses @RISK from Palisade to Determine Level of Flood Resilience

May 21, 2013 - in Corporate, Emergency, Modeling

Halcrow, a CH2M HILL company, uses risk analysis software from Palisade as a key element in its programme to mitigate the consequences of severe flooding in the UK. @RISK is used to quantify the uncertainties in Halcrow’s process that determines the risk…

3D Laser Scanning Showcase Innovations in 3D with the University of London

May 14, 2013 - in Modeling, Projects

In collaboration with University College London, 3D Laser Mapping has announced  their first ever laser scanning product showcase. This free to attend event will  feature the latest technical innovations and solutions from the laser scanning  sector including…

BIMcomponents.com Channels BIM Objects from BIMobject

May 8, 2013 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering

GRAPHISOFT, the developer of ArchiCAD, the Number One choice of architects for BIM solutions, will now channel BIM objects from the BIMobject cloud and integrate them into the organic search results on BIMcomponents.com. BIMcomponents.com, GRAPHISOFT’s portal…