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J.D. Power Releases Inaugural Water Utility Residential Customer Satisfaction Study

May 18, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Water

LOS ANGELES, May 18, 2016—Considering the high stakes of public health associated with residential water delivery and quality, the state of a water utility’s infrastructure is critical to customer satisfaction and, therefore, to a utility’s ability to…

FHWA Proposes Highway Regulation Changes Focused on Performance

On Friday, April 22, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) published in the Federal Register a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) to propose national…

PG&E’S Smart Grid Delivers Customer Benefits And Improved Reliability

October 2, 2014 - in Corporate, Electric Grid, Energy

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 1, 2014—Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today released its third annual Smart Grid report, detailing progress the company…

Three Big Benefits of Real-time Transit Data

August 18, 2014 - in Transit

Real-time transit data—and the mobile applications that use it to tell riders where a bus is at any given moment—is changing the waiting game in ways that experts are only starting to measure in hard numbers. "While this strategy does not actually improve…

Exelis Completes Nationwide Infrastructure Upgrade of FAA’s NextGen Aircraft Tracking System

April 21, 2014 - in Corporate, Sensors, Transportation

Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has completed a nationwide infrastructure upgrade that will enable air traffic controllers to track aircraft with greater accuracy and reliability while giving pilots more information in the cockpit. Exelis, a global leader in critical network…

Leica GeoMoS Adjustment v1.7: Adjusted Monitoring Network Data Available Everywhere and Quickly

March 31, 2014 - in Maintenance, Projects, Sensors

Leica GeoMoS Adjustment, the network adjustment add-on for the successful Leica GeoMoS monitoring software, is intended for use in projects where the most precise and reliable information on structural movement is required. The latest version now makes adjusted…

Merrick & Company Awarded Multi-Year Program with Alyeska Pipeline Service Company

March 12, 2014 - in Corporate, Energy

Merrick & Company’s Surveying team is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a multi-year program with Alyeska Pipeline Service Company (Alyeska) of Anchorage, Alaska to provide professional surveying services and remote sensing subject matter…

South Africa’s Long-distance Rail Network to be Fitted with Siemens Signaling

December 5, 2013 - in Rail, Sensors, Transportation

The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA) has commissioned Siemens to provide new rail signaling systems and overall train protection systems for the regions surrounding Johannesburg and Pretoria (Gauteng Province). The order is worth a total of some…