GIS

Data Science Helps Raleigh Water Avoid Digging Up The Streets

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 3:30pm

Accurately predicting which parts of the pipe network might fail helps Raleigh Water pin-point maintenance, avoid unnecessary digs and reduce water main breaks.

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  • Accurately predicting which parts of the pipe network might fail helps Raleigh Water pin-point maintenance, avoid unnecessary digs and reduce water main breaks.
  • Deciding which water mains to replace took 75% less time than in the past, while also reducing unnecessary capital costs and water loss from pipe failures.
  • This is a great result for Raleigh Water, demonstrating the power in combining geographic information system data with insight into the water network, said Christa Campbell, Director Industry Solutions: Water, Esri.
  • Xylem Asset Performance Optimization analyzed the utilitys entire network, combining historical pipeline break data with information from Raleigh Water using Esri ArcGIS Enterprise.

Wells Fargo Investment Institute: The Future of Globalization

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

Wells Fargo Investment Institute (WFII) today released a new thematic report, The Future of Globalization Investing in an Interconnected World .

Key Points: 
  • Wells Fargo Investment Institute (WFII) today released a new thematic report, The Future of Globalization Investing in an Interconnected World .
  • WFII is a registered investment adviser and wholly owned subsidiary of Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., a bank affiliate of Wells Fargo & Company.
  • Wells Fargo Wealth and Investment Management, a division within the Wells Fargo & Company enterprise, provides financial products and services through bank and brokerage affiliates of Wells Fargo & Company.
  • Wells Fargo Investment Institute is a registered investment adviser and wholly owned subsidiary of Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., a bank affiliate of Wells Fargo & Company, providing investment research, strategy, manager research, and thought leadership within the Wealth & Investment Management division, with the goal of supplying world-class advice to the companys financial and wealth advisers.

Soaring Eagle Imaging and Skynetwest unite to launch Soaring Eagle Technologies

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 1:22pm

HOUSTON, Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --UAS (unmanned aerial systems) service providers Soaring Eagle Imaging (SEI) from Brandon, Mississippi and Skynetwest from Chandler, Arizona, today announced a definitive agreement to become a leading drone data collection and processing company with the creation of Soaring Eagle Technologies (Soaring Eagle).

Key Points: 
  • HOUSTON, Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --UAS (unmanned aerial systems) service providers Soaring Eagle Imaging (SEI) from Brandon, Mississippi and Skynetwest from Chandler, Arizona, today announced a definitive agreement to become a leading drone data collection and processing company with the creation of Soaring Eagle Technologies (Soaring Eagle).
  • This makes Soaring Eagle the only company in the space with user expertise leveraging risk mitigation data, mapping, and imagery for inspections and audits.
  • Soaring Eagle is certified with CFR Part 107 waivers, which allows the company to legally perform night operations and BVLOS Operations.
  • The operating companies include Atlas Commodities , Atlas Field Services , Atlas Retail Energy , Soaring Eagle Technologies , Gold Coast Utility Specialists and Hyperion Safety Environmental Solutions.

New Trimble DA2 Receiver Boosts Performance of Trimble Catalyst GNSS Positioning Service

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 11:30am

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) launched today the Trimble DA2 GNSS receiver for the Trimble Catalyst positioning service.

Key Points: 
  • SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) launched today the Trimble DA2 GNSS receiver for the Trimble Catalyst positioning service.
  • The DA2the second-generation receiver and antenna for the Catalyst servicenow includes the Trimble ProPoint GNSS engine for enhanced performance.
  • Trimble Catalyst is a subscription-based GNSS positioning service for location-enabled field applications.
  • "Trimble Catalyst brings easy-to-use precise positioning to location-enabled workforces," said Gareth Gibson, marketing director, Trimble Mapping & GIS.

Do you know the GIS Market In the Telecom Sector is expected to grow at a CAGR of 12.47% during 2021-2025?

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 10:30pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The GIS Market in Telecom Sector by Product and Geography - Forecast and Analysis 2021-2025 report have been added toTechnavio'soffering.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The GIS Market in Telecom Sector by Product and Geography - Forecast and Analysis 2021-2025 report have been added toTechnavio'soffering.
  • The potential growth difference for theGIS Market in Telecom Sectorbetween 2021and 2025is USD 1.13 billion.
  • The increased use of GIS for capacity planning is notably driving the GIS market in telecom sector growth.However,factors such as the communication gap between developers and end-users may impede the market growth.
  • TheGIS market in the telecom sector issegmentedby product (software, data, and services) and geography (APAC, North America, Europe, South America, and MEA).

Woolpert Selected by USGS for Geospatial Products and Services Contract 4

Friday, September 17, 2021 - 9:15pm

DAYTON, Ohio, Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Woolpert has been selected by the U.S. Geological Survey to provide mapping and survey services throughout the United States and its territories under its shared capacity Geospatial Products and Services Contract 4 (GPSC4), which has a ceiling of $850 million.

Key Points: 
  • DAYTON, Ohio, Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Woolpert has been selected by the U.S. Geological Survey to provide mapping and survey services throughout the United States and its territories under its shared capacity Geospatial Products and Services Contract 4 (GPSC4), which has a ceiling of $850 million.
  • These services include imagery and lidar data acquisition, photogrammetric mapping, GIS development, ground control survey, and data processing and analysis.
  • This is the latest in the GPSC suite of contracts that enables federal, state and municipal government entities to partner with USGS to fulfill a wide range of geospatial mapping requirements.
  • Primarily awarded under the umbrella of architecture and engineering, these contracts are administered through the National Geospatial Technical Operations Center and support the USGS 3D Elevation Program .

Are you aware of the trends, drivers, and challenges for the GIS market?

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 11:15pm

With ISO 9001:2015 certification, Technavio has been proudly partnering with more than 100 Fortune 500 companies for over 16 years.

Key Points: 
  • With ISO 9001:2015 certification, Technavio has been proudly partnering with more than 100 Fortune 500 companies for over 16 years.
  • The potential growth difference for the GIS market between 2021 and 2025 is USD 9.76 billion.
  • The increasing integration of GIS solutions with building information modeling (BIM) is one of the key market drivers.
  • However, factors such as lack of planning, which leads to the implementation failure of GIS solutions, will challenge the market's growth.

Woolpert Welcomes David Blackstone, Former OGRIP Executive Director, ODOT GIS Manager

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 3:30pm

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Woolpert has hired David Blackstone as a geospatial program director in the firm's government solutions market.

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  • COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Woolpert has hired David Blackstone as a geospatial program director in the firm's government solutions market.
  • At OGRIP , Blackstone was responsible for Ohio's statewide geospatial organization, successfully fostering collaboration and coordination at all levels of government, academia and the private sector.
  • At ODOT, he directed statewide transportation information management, including GIS, mapping and roadway inventory operations.
  • Blackstone said in his role at Woolpert , he will help state agencies reap the vast and diverse benefits of geospatial data.

Dawood Engineering Acquires Polish Building Information Modeling Company ArchiTube, Creates Clear Path for Digital Twin Technology Transformation

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 3:00pm

Combined, the dynamic companies create a path for transformative digital twin visualization of the built environment for international clients.

Key Points: 
  • Combined, the dynamic companies create a path for transformative digital twin visualization of the built environment for international clients.
  • A wholly owned subsidiary of Dawood Engineering, Inc., ArchiTube's European group is led by Adam Grewenda.
  • The team's BIM, laser scanning, land surveying, and facilities management resume is strengthened by Dawood's planning, design, construction, and geospatial acumen.
  • "This partnership expands our reach into the utility, energy, architectural, factory, logistics, and retail spaceenabling us to deliver turnkey asset management solutions," said Bony Dawood, PE, president of Dawood Engineering.

Vectorworks, Inc. Launches 2022 Version of BIM and CAD Product Line

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 3:00pm

COLUMBIA, Md., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Global design and BIM software provider Vectorworks, Inc. releases Vectorworks 2022 emphasizing product quality improvements, superior performance and the user experience. This latest release includes Vectorworks Architect, Landmark, Spotlight, Fundamentals, Braceworks, ConnectCAD and Vision.

Key Points: 
  • "Vectorworks 2022 is an invitation to embrace the exceptional flexibility and interoperability that is expected of our purpose-built, design-focused products," said Vectorworks CEO Dr. Biplab Sarkar.
  • The Vectorworks 2022 product line includes improvements focused on next-gen tech, 3D and BIM workflows, interoperability, landscapes and GIS and entertainment design workflows.
  • As the BIM platform of choice for landscape architecture, Vectorworks Landmark 2022 delivers more options for accurate modeling reflective of real-life design considerations.
  • Vectorworks Service Select and subscription users will receive upgrades to Vectorworks 2022 as soon as the product is released in their local markets.