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Geotab’s New Active Tracking Telematics Solution Enables ‘True’ Live Location Tracking

September 11, 2015 - in Corporate, Sensors, Transportation

TORONTO, Sept. 11, 2015—For first responders, taxi companies and other fleet owners, the ability to know the live position of their vehicles provides a variety of competitive and bottom-line benefits. That’s why Geotab, a leading global provider of end-to-end…

Leica VADASE is World’s First Autonomous GNSS Monitoring Solution Onboard a Stand-alone Receiver

September 2, 2015 - in Uncategorized

Heerbrugg, Switzerland, Sept. 2, 2015—Leica Geosystems has released Leica VADASE, the world’s first GNSS monitoring solution integrated into a stand-alone…

Trends in River Pesticide Levels Echo Pesticide Use

August 27, 2015 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Water

Trends in pesticide concentrations in 38 major rivers in the U.S. during 1992-2010 reflect large-scale trends in pesticide use and regulatory changes,…

CDOT to Improve Monitoring and Communications at Wolf Creek Pass Tunnel

MINERAL COUNTY—The Colorado Department of Transportation will have work underway August 20th to scope the US 160 Wolf Creek Pass tunnel for future fiber optics installation. CDOT has installed cable from Walsenburg to South Fork, excluding the tunnel. Next…

Leica CrossCheck GNSS Improves Deformation Monitoring for Faster and Better Decision Making

July 8, 2015 - in Products, Sensors, Surveying/Mapping

Heerbrugg, Switzerland, July 8, 2015—Released today, the latest version of the web-based Leica CrossCheck service for GNSS reference station network integrity and deformation monitoring now comes with enhanced visualisation and reporting options. Customisable,…

Bristol Water Uses Rezatec Landscape Intelligence to Support Water Catchment Management

Harwell, Oxfordshire, July 1, 2015—Rezatec is deploying its landscape intelligence portal platform to work with Bristol Water on a ground-breaking project designed to gain a deeper understanding of the impact changing agricultural land use and soil erosion…

Declining Water Levels Pose Challenges for Eastern Idaho Aquifer Monitoring

June 30, 2015 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Water

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho —Last summer, water levels reached all-time lows in 177 wells used to monitor the eastern Snake River Plain aquifer at and near the Idaho National Laboratory. As the region goes through its third year of drought, U.S. Geological Survey…

Watershed Science Calls for Integrated Research Methods

June 29, 2015 - in Design/Engineering

A watershed is a basic unit of the land-surface system and also is a system that exchanges material, energy, and information with the external world while remaining relatively closed within a clear boundary, thereby making it the best unit for theory study…

OPMMS: Innovation in Slope and Open Pit Mine monitoring and surveying

June 9, 2015 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Sensors

The OPMMS (Open Pit Mine and Slope Monitoring System) is the well known platform to manage long term surveying and monitoring sessions by using Teledyne-Optech Ilris terrestrial laser scanner. Now the OPMMS solution can be furnished along with: - a rugged…

Multiple Satellite Eyes to Track Algal Threat to U.S. Freshwater

April 7, 2015 - in Corporate, Sensors, Water

RESTON, Va., April 7, 2015—Four federal agencies including the U.S. Geological Survey have joined forces in an effort to transform satellite data into vital information to protect the American public from freshwater contaminated by harmful algal blooms.…