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Joseph C. Szabo Tapped to Lead the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning

June 10, 2015 - in People, Planning

CHICAGO, June 10, 2015 -- The Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP) will be led by a new executive director whose broad background is matched by a strong passion for improving the region where he grew up as the son of a career railroader. Joseph…

NC Board of Transportation Approves Transportation Plan for 1,100 Projects Over Next 10 Years

June 5, 2015 - in Corporate, Planning, Transportation

RALEIGH , June 4, 2015—The North Carolina Board of Transportation has approved the 2016-2025 State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP), a 10-year…

Port Authority Starts First Phase of Comprehensive LaGuardia Airport Redesign

June 1, 2015 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering

May 28, 2015—The Port Authority’s Board of Commissioners has voted unanimously to begin the first phase of a new vision for an overall redevelopment…

Hexagon Mining Shares LiveMine Tools and Vision at HxGN Live

TUCSON, Arizona, May 26, 2015 – Imagination and innovation align in an exciting array of technology to be presented by Hexagon Mining at HxGN LIVE, Hexagon’s annual international conference, in Las Vegas, June 1-4. More than 3,500 people attend HxGN LIVE…

Autodesk Aims to Ease Construction Scheduling with BIM 360 Plan

May 21, 2015 - in Modeling, Products

The headache around planning on construction sites just got a little easier. Today, Autodesk, the $2.3 billion software company, is welcoming a new tool to its BIM 360 product family – BIM 360 Plan, a new web service and mobile app that aims to simplify…

Yotta Sets Horizons on European Expansion

Leamington Spa, UK, May 19, 2015—Yotta has expanded its  global operations with the first European installations of the Horizons  visualised asset management platform. Working with Wegdekmeten, the newly  appointed Yotta distributor in the Netherlands,…

Infrastructure Improvements Encourage Bicycle Commuting

May 15, 2015 - in Analysis, Corporate, Planning

May 15, 2015—A UW-Milwaukee urban planner examines how to make bicycle riding a safe and effective mode of transportation for commuters in cities like Milwaukee. Robert Schneider, assistant professor in the School of Architecture & Urban Planning, conducts…

Pennoni Acquires North Carolina Firm, Philip Post & Associates

May 11, 2015 - in Corporate

PHILADELPHIA, May 8, 2015—Pennoni is pleased to announce the acquisition of the assets of Philip Post & Associates, headquartered in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. The firm will now do business as Philip Post & Associates, a Division of Pennoni. Founded…

Esri Geodesign Solutions Evaluated in Gartner Report

April 30, 2015 - in Corporate, Modeling

A recent Gartner Report evaluated Esri geodesign tools and noted that "Esri's new GeoPlanner and updated CityEngine further its aim of reaching land-use planners who are casual or expert users of GIS software." "Both GeoPlanner for ArcGIS and CityEngine…

New Website Documents State of Transportation in Missouri

April 29, 2015 - in Corporate, Modeling, Roads, Transportation

JEFFERSON CITY, MO - Now MoDOT web visitors have a one-stop location for keeping up with Missouri's 325 System. The 325 Report focuses on updates to Missouri's road and bridge conditions and any developments in efforts to find additional funding. "This website…