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Avista Improves Regulatory Compliance by using Esri’s ArcGIS for Mobile

November 24, 2014 - in Corporate, Energy, Maintenance, Oil & Gas

Redlands, Calif., Nov. 20, 2014—Avista Utility, serving nearly 326,000 northwestern US gas users, started using a mobile leak-survey app last month to improve the company's auditing records, resulting in stronger data and faster service. The leak survey…

SP80 Improves Accuracy of Mobile Underground Infrastructure Locator

November 20, 2014 - in Products, Sensors, Surveying/Mapping

Harfsen, Netherlands, Nov. 20, 2014—InfraRadar, an advanced mobile ground penetrating radar infrastructure locator, developed and manufactured here…

Catsurveys Mobile Ground Penetrating Radar Wins ISTT Product of the Year Award

Brentwood, UK,  Nov. 17, 2014—The International Society for Trenchless Technology (ISTT) has recognised Catsurveys Group Ltd with a NO-DIG Award in…

Trimble Concludes its 7th International User Conference with Record Breaking Attendance

November 10, 2014 - in Corporate, Event Coverage

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 7, 2014—Trimble (TRMB) opened its 7th international users conference on Monday with more than 4,200 registered attendees from 83 countries around the world. Dimensions 2014 provided insight into how information technologies are redefining…

StreetMapper First for Australia

NOTTINGHAM, UK, Oct. 28, 2014—Surveying company Whelans has purchased Australia’s first StreetMapper mobile laser scanning system from 3D Laser Mapping. Whelans purchased the system, which uses vehicle mounted lasers to capture highly accurate measurements,…

ADAS and Bluesky Survey 30,000 km of Overhead Power Lines Using LiDAR Technology

October 20, 2014 - in Corporate, Electric Grid, Surveying/Mapping

Leicestershire, UK, Oct. 20, 2014—A multi million pound contract to produce the largest ever LiDAR survey undertaken by an electricity distribution network operator in the UK has been awarded to ADAS and Bluesky International. The companies have been contracted…

Pointfuse Helps Skanska Join Up Laser Scanning Dots for Highways Surveying

LONDON, Oct. 16, 2014 - Skanska is pioneering the use of new software that automatically creates 3D computer models directly from laser scanners. The global project development and construction company has successfully trialled the Pointfuse software that…

Carlson Introduces GIS360 for Android

October 8, 2014 - in Corporate, Modeling, Surveying/Mapping

New from Carlson Software and Carlson EMEA is Carlson GIS360 for Android, an easy-to-learn and -use mobile field GIS-GPS tool that utilizes both GIS and surveying technologies for field data collection. “Taking advantage of the graphics processing power…

Trimble Expands its Geospatial Solutions for the Oil and Gas Industry with New Pipeline Construction Field Software Application

October 8, 2014 - in Corporate, Energy, Modeling, Pipelines, Products

BERLIN, Oct. 7, 2014 —Trimble TRMB, +0.11% announced today an addition to its Trimble® Access™ family of field software applications—Trimble Access Pipelines. Designed for surveyors involved in oil and gas pipeline installation, Trimble Access Pipelines…

Free Software, Carlson 3DX Viewer Has Arrived

MAYSVILLE, Ky., Oct. 6, 2014—It’s free, simple, and no CAD knowledge is needed; say hello to the Carlson 3DX Viewer, the new addition to Carlson Software that runs standalone and provides an easy way to show 3D models to others who don’t have, or aren’t…