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Half of South Florida Structures at Risk of Subterranean Termite Infestation by 2040

May 24, 2016 - in Buildings, Corporate, Maintenance

GAINESVILLE, Fla. —Figure this: Asian and Formosan subterranean termites cause about $32 billion in damage annually, worldwide, when you combine harm to structures and measures to control them. Now, University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural…

2016 Award-Winning Parking Facilities Combine Beauty, Convenience, Efficiency, and Sustainability

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—As the seven winners of the International Parking Institute's (IPI) 2016 Awards of Excellence demonstrate, both the state and art of…

New Ocean Simulator Will Help Test Sea-bound Technology

November 23, 2015 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering, Simulation

Builders of everything from cruise ships and ports to oil rigs offshore wind turbines are tasked with the same question—will their work will be strong…

Smart Cities: Revolution in Every Area of Life

November 10, 2015 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering, Smart Cities

By Enzo Peduzzi, Director of Industry Affairs, Siemens Building Technologies, and President of Euralarm The current process of urbanization is reflected not only in housing shortages and sky-rocketing rents. European cities, in particular, were built based…

Trimble Demonstrates Two New Concept Applications for Google’s Project Tango Program

June 26, 2014 - in Corporate, Modeling, Products

Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) showcased today two concept apps running on the latest tablet platform of Google's Project Tango program, an initiative to give mobile devices a human-scale understanding of space and motion. The Trimble concept applications, SketchUp…

USGS Looks to Volunteers to Help Map Structures in Colorado

August 18, 2012 - in Modeling, Projects

In light of swiftly changing technical landscapes and increasing uses of social networking, the USGS is exploring a new approach to the volunteer program, and is launching a project to test options for volunteer participation in providing data to The National…