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Atkins Upgrades FloodMap Desktop

July 7, 2016 - in Modeling, Planning, Products, Stormwater

Atkins, one of the world's leading design, engineering and project management consultancies, has released the newest version of its FloodMap Desktop (FMD) software system for Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) flood hazard mapping. FMD is the first…

FHWA Publishes Policy Revision to Allow More Flexibility in Project Design

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) published revisions to current federal policy that will help reduce cost…

Siemens to Modernize Large Sections of the Belgian Railway Network

August 4, 2015 - in Corporate, Rail

In a consortium together with the Cofely-Fabricom (GDF SUEZ) infrastructure development company, Siemens is to equip more than 2,200 track kilometers…

Kentucky Breaks Ground on the Lake Bridges Project

September 11, 2014 - in Bridges, Construction, Corporate, Transportation

Governor Steve Beshear today broke ground to ceremonially begin construction on a new and long-awaited $131.5 million bridge that will replace the aging, obsolete Eggners Ferry Bridge over Kentucky Lake at Aurora. During a ceremony at scenic Kenlake State…

Intergraph Mobile MapWorks Enables Real-Time GIS Updates in the Field

September 12, 2013 - in Corporate

Intergraph has launched Intergraph Mobile MapWorks, a practical tool for performing on-the-fly field updates of geospatial information. Intergraph Mobile MapWorks is an iOS and Android tablet-based app for viewing, editing and updating field asset information…

Private Funding Needed for US Water Infrastructure

September 12, 2012 - in Water

Much of the US water and wastewater infrastructure was constructed generations ago and is nearing or at the end of its useful life, as evidenced by the 650 water main breaks every day and two trillion gallons of treated water lost every year at an estimated…