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Trimble Acquires Telog Instruments for Wireless Water Infrastructure Monitoring and Management

November 13, 2015 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Sensors, Water

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 11, 2015—Trimble announced today it has acquired privately held Telog Instruments, Inc. based in Victor, New York. Telog is a leader in wireless water infrastructure monitoring and management solutions. The acquisition extends Trimble's…

Internet-of-Things Pioneer Worldsensing Closes Series B Funding Round to Accelerate Growth

November 10, 2015 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Sensors

BARCELONA & LONDON, Nov. 10, 2015—WORLDSENSING announced today a Series B equity investment by a syndicate of blue-chip investors to accelerate…

Past Earthquakes Play a Role in Future Landslides, Research Suggests

November 3, 2015 - in Analysis, Corporate, Surveying/Mapping

The likelihood of an area experiencing a potentially devastating landslide could be influenced by its previous exposure to earthquakes many decades earlier.…

USGS Crews Measure Record Flooding in Central Texas

November 2, 2015 - in Corporate, Stormwater, Surveying/Mapping

U.S. Geological Survey field crews are measuring record flooding in parts of central Texas following intense rainfall. Rainfall totals exceeding 10 inches since early morning have led to widespread flash flooding and road closures in the San Antonio and Austin…

Floods in South Carolina Set 17 USGS Streamgage Records

October 23, 2015 - in Corporate, Stormwater

During the historic October 2015 floods in South Carolina, 17 U.S. Geological Survey streamgages recorded the highest peak streamflow and/or river height (or stage) since those streamgages were installed. An additional 15 USGS streamgages recorded peaks in…

Gov. Wolf Announces Expanded PennDOT Technology Pilot to Track Over 700 Plow Trucks

October 23, 2015 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Roads, Sensors

Harrisburg, Pa.—This winter season, more than 700 plow trucks covering interstates and expressways statewide will be outfitted with technology to improve location and operations information through a Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) pilot…

Innovyze Releases InfoWater Generation V12 With Advanced Pipe Break and Leakage Modeling

October 13, 2015 - in Modeling, Products, Water

Broomfield, Colo., Oct. 13, 2015 — In its ongoing quest to equip the global water industry with the world’s most powerful and comprehensive GIS-centric infrastructure modeling and management solutions, Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics…

Planetek Italia Offer New Monitoring Product to Detect Landslides

October 2, 2015 - in Planning, Products, Sensors

How to detect and monitor landslides and instability risks over urban areas, large infrastructures and the territory around it, in order to prevent disasters? Planetek Italia has set up Preciso landslide, a new monitoring product, based on satellite data,…

Fugro Integrates and Rebrands UK Based Geotechnical Specialists

October 1, 2015 - in Analysis, Corporate, Land Development

The UK geotech companies are restructured as Fugro GeoServices Ltd. The renaming completes the integration of key UK specialists - Fugro Seacore, Fugro Engineering Services, EM Drilling, Fugro Loadtest, Fugro Instrumentation & Monitoring and Fugro Aperio.…

Aclima and Google Maps Make Commitment to Map Air Pollution in Los Angeles and Other California Cities With Street View Cars

September 29, 2015 - in Sensors, Smart Cities, Transportation

NEW YORK, Sept. 28, 2015—Aclima, a San Francisco company specializing in the development, design and deployment of environmental sensor networks, announced today that Aclima and Google Maps commit to measuring and mapping air quality within three major California…