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Collect Data Once, Use Whenever Needed: Mobile-Mapping Systems Create Quick and Detailed 3D Models of Infrastructure

January 2, 2017 - in Articles, Feature, Featured

Complete mobile-mapping systems combine sensory information into 3D models that include point clouds, imagery and geolocated data that can be used for mapping, understanding current topography and infrastructure asset management.

ABB Engineering Powers World’s Longest and Deepest Rail Tunnel

June 1, 2016 - in Construction, Corporate, Rail

As Switzerland officially opens the world’s longest railway tunnel, the 57 km Gotthard base tunnel through the Alps, ABB has inaugurated a special pavilion…

International Tunneling Awards to be Presented in Switzerland in November

August 19, 2015 - in Awards, Construction, Corporate

With the growth of infrastructure needs and requirements for better use of space and resources, the development of underground options have often proved…

Swiss Use TatukGIS SDK for Road Infrastructure Management

July 2, 2015—Switzerland based geologix AG has used the TatukGIS Developer Kernel to develop GIS functionality in its "Logo" information system for planning, managing, and maintaining road infrastructure. Logo is addressed to all persons and organizations…

Swiss Robot Automates Bridge Inspection and Fights Corrosion

Bridges become an infrastructure problem as they get older, as de-icing salt and carbon dioxide gradually destroy the reinforced concrete. A new robot can now check the condition of these structures, even in places that people cannot reach. We rely on Switzerland’s…

COWI to Map 2.4 Million Building Roofs in Switzerland

December 19, 2013 - in Corporate, Facility Management, Planning

COWI has a successful track record in 3D city modelling for both small and large cities throughout Europe and the Middle East. In November 2013 they were awarded the nation-wide 3D roof modelling project of Switzerland for the Swiss National Mapping Agency…