Ireland: Aerial mapping company Bluesky has launched a new online Mapshop to serve the rapidly expanding mapping and geographic information industry in Ireland. With tens of thousands of square kilometres of new data available to view and download, this is the largest and most up to date collection of geographic information focused on a market with an estimated total economy-wide impact value of €126.4 million…Read more.
US: 3D reality capture and SCAN-to-BIM Modeling solutions provider, PrecisionPoint, has announced the hiring of Will Hirschfeld, an experienced Unmanned Aerial System (sUAS) pilot. Hirschfeld will assist PrecisionPoint as it enhances existing 3D documentation capabilities and expands into new services areas using sUAS technology, including Construction Monitoring, Precision Agriculture Inspection Monitoring, Infrastructure, and Forensics…Read more.
US: Trimble has announced that it has added four new partners in America and Europe to its Vantage distribution network—a global network of independent partners that provide growers, advisors, retailers, co-ops and local OEM dealers with precision agriculture expertise for the entire farm…Read more.
US: An analysis of satellite imagery of a globally important stopover site for tens of thousands of migratory shorebirds in California’s Sacramento Valley was done using NASA Landsat satellite. Based on that report, researchers has revealed that drought and reduced seasonal flooding of wetlands and farm fields has threatened the bird habitat…Read more.
India: The Maharashtra Metro Rail Corporation has implemented a new project-monitoring platform called 5D BIM, which is a digital project management platform integrated with SAP, incorporates live project data into virtual models of the whole project…Read more.