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  • FIND Maps Releases OceanWise Marine Data and Maps

    FIND Maps (www.findmaps.co.uk), the UK's most advanced online mapping website for professionals, is now authorized to deliver OceanWise marine datasets. These comprise an international range of Georeferenced Raster GeoTiffs as well as OceanWise Marine Themes (GIS compatible vector data). The Marine Themes datasets are compiled using authoritative data from the UK and other Hydrographic Offices. ...

  • Unexplored Arctic region to be mapped

    A scientific expedition this fall will map the unexplored Arctic seafloor where the U.S. and Canada may have sovereign rights over natural resources such as oil and gas and control over activities such as mining. Both countries will use the resulting data to establish the outer limits of the continental shelf, according to the criteria set out in the Convention on the Law of the Sea. The extended ...

  • Map oil spill with mobile app

    Trimble has launched Map the Spill, a mobile app and website that empowers Gulf Coast residents and the public to report on the oil spill. Map the Spill allows those directly and indirectly impacted by the spill to capture and chronicle what they see happening to the land, sea and wildlife in their areas. Using rich media and Global Positioning System (GPS) technology, citizens can be part of a ...


  • FIND Maps announces EnviroFIND offer

    FIND Maps, the UK's most advanced online mapping website for professionals, has announced the launch of an offer for its ‘EnviroFIND’ online commercial environmental data viewing subscription service. This service has been featured and highlighted by the Environment Agency in their Acorn Magazine. All clients need to do to take advantage of this offer is spend over £500 on ...

  • AgTerra Launches New Mapping Software

    AgTerra Technologies of Sheridan, Wyoming announces the release of MapItFast, new mapping software for Android tablet and smartphone devices. MapItFast allows users to easily map points, lines, and areas (including user labels and descriptions) based upon their current GPS location. Features are placed on background street maps and/or aerial imagery. Pictures from any camera may also be ...


  • Mapping greenhouse gas emissions at street level

    Arizona State University researchers have developed a new software system capable of estimating greenhouse gas emissions across entire urban landscapes, all the way down to roads and individual buildings. Until now, scientists quantified carbon dioxide CO2 emissions at a much broader level. Dubbed Hestia after the Greek goddess of the hearth and home, researchers presented the new system in an ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Introducing the New DT640 Utility Crawler

    Deep Trekker™ has added to its fleet of portable, robust underwater drone robots;  the DT640 Utility Crawler – designed to perform a multitude of underwater tasks. From the start, Deep Trekker™ has always collaborated with clients to build affordable products to perform underwater inspections over various ...


    By Deep Trekker Inc.

  • EPA Releases Online Mapping Tool to Help Protect Drinking Water Sources

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today released DWMAPS – the Drinking Water Mapping Application to Protect Source Waters. This robust, online mapping tool provides the public, water system operators, state programs, and federal agencies with critical information to help them safeguard the sources of America’s drinking water. DWMAPS allows users to learn about their watershed ...

  • EPA Launches New Online Mapping Tool for Environmental Impact Statements

    Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) launched an interactive web-based mapping tool that provides the public with access and information on Environmental Impact Statements (EIS) filed with EPA for major projects proposed on federal lands and other proposed federal actions. When visiting the website, users can click on any state for a list of EISs, including information about the ...

  • UNESCO publishes first world map of underground transboundary aquifers

    UNESCO is publishing the first-ever world map of shared aquifers to coincide with the submission to the General Assembly of the United Nations on 27 October of a draft Convention on Transboundary Aquifers. Almost 96% of the planet’s freshwater resources are to be found in underground aquifers, most of which straddle national boundaries. Despite its strategic importance, no global inventory of ...


    By UNESCO

  • Utility and smart grid asset maintenance and inspection

    Trimble Field Inspector solution for utility infrastructure and smart grid asset maintenance and inspection is comprised of the Trimble Field Inspector software for handheld computers and Trimble Field Inspector Desktop software. Scalable and easy to deploy, the solution leverages Trimble Global Positioning System (GPS) and handheld computing technology to automate a wide variety of field ...


  • New appointments at rapidly growing utility services provider

    In recent months, Sapphire Utility Solutions has made three key appointments to accommodate the company’s extraordinary growth, and to strengthen its position in the south of England. Founded in 2013, the company has grown rapidly, winning major contracts across the UK within the clean water, wastewater and gas infrastructure sectors. As a result, the company now operates an ever-expanding ...


    By Sapphire Utility Solutions

  • Baltimore region embraces program to locate, map, assess and repair water distribution assets

    Over the past decade, the City of Baltimore has seen vast improvements in control point operability and system sustainability of its water distribution assets. The report card is looking better each year. The Baltimore City Department of Public Works shoulders a big responsibility.  The Department provides 265 million gallons of water daily to 1.8 million ...


    By Pure Technologies

  • Colorado Utility Selects IWLive for Real Time Hydraulic Modeling and Operational Management

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of wet infrastructure modeling and simulation software and technologies, today announced that the City of Boulder, Colorado, has chosen the company’s revolutionary IWLive software solution to perform real time hydraulic modeling and operational analysis. The implementation equips the ...


    By Innovyze

  • CWS Weather Station Utilized at Thailand's Busiest Industrial Port

    Pharos Marine Automatic Power, has incorporated the Magellan Weather Station by Columbia Weather Systems into their WXPro system with tide sensor installed at the busy industrial port of Map Ta Phut, Thailand. According to  ...

  • New Interactive Map and Report Emphasize Need for Greater National Investment in State Water Resources Programs

    In recognition of Earth Day, the National Association for State Foresters (NASF) has released a report on forestry best management practices (BMPs) for water quality, accompanied by an  ...

  • Making History Again: Louisville Water Deploys Purerobotics for PCCP Condition Assessment and GIS Mapping

    To many history buffs, “the prettiest ornamental water tower and pumping station” in the U.S. belongs to Louisville Water Company (Louisville Water). In 1860, the water company, which today provides water to more than 850,000 people in Louisville, Kentucky and surrounding communities, built its first water tower and ...


    By Pure Technologies

  • UK’s largest water utility implements Innovyze Smart Asset Management Solutions

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, today announced that Thames Water, UK, has adopted InfoNet and InfoNet Mobile as the core components of its work with contractors as part of ...


    By Innovyze

  • Energy department announces new mapping initiative to advance North American carbon storage efforts

    Today, the Energy Department joined with partners from Canada and Mexico to release the first-ever atlas mapping the potential carbon dioxide storage capacity in North America.  According to the newly released North American Carbon Storage Atlas (NACSA), there is at least 500 years of geologic storage for carbon dioxide emissions in North America.  These areas could be used for storing ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • SURAGUS has won JEC Innovation Award 2013 - EddyCus® CF map 6060

    JEC Innovation Award is given to companies from Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Europe for the most effective, innovative and original solutions for composites market. The JEC Innovation Awards 2013 ceremony took place on 25th of June in Singapore. The SURAGUS GmbH with its ...


    By SURAGUS GmbH

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