US: Elon Musk’s space travel company SpaceX is hiring nearly 500 new employees across a variety of departments and locations. The boost is likely thanks, at least in part, to the successful launch of a reusable Falcon 9 rocket last week…(Read more)
France: With ESA’s EarthCARE Earth Cloud Aerosol and Radiation Explorer satellite now entering its ‘production and qualification’ phase, ESA is calling for a new Mission Advisory Group. EarthCARE – the largest and most complex Earth Explorer mission to date – is being developed…(Read more)
Australia: Today, the Australia and New Zealand CRC for Spatial Information (CRCSI), released the White Paper Towards a Spatial Knowledge Infrastructure to position new knowledge concepts across the emerging digital economy…(Read more)
US: NASA’s Kennedy Space Center has recently joined a partnership with the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) to help in developing self-driving cars. To submit a multi-faceted proposal related to research and development of autonomous vehicles, the Central Florida Automated Vehicle Partnership was formed…(Read more)
US: Trimble has launched a new version of its smart water management software — Trimble Unity 3.8. A cloud-based, GIS-centric Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution — Trimble Unity — offers a suite of applications and tools for the water, wastewater, storm water and environmental water industry…(Read more)
India: Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has signed an agreement with Andhra Pradesh govt. for using geospatial technologies in state governance and development. These MoUs were signed in the presence of Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu and ISRO chairman AS Kiran Kumar…(Read more)
France: A new processing tool has been developed to bundle information contained in large amounts of satellite data, paving the way for the wealth of Copernicus Sentinel satellite data to be more easily incorporated into online environment-monitoring services…(Read more)
That Building Information Modeling or BIM provides an unparalleled opportunity for improvements in productivity and cost-savings through all phases of the AEC industry has been long espoused. But how is BIM adoption progressing in some of the major countries of the world? Let’s have a look…(Read more)
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