3D CAD tools for mine planning

  Dassault Systèmes has released the latest version of Geovia Surpac, a popular geology and mine planning software application. Surpac 6.6 provides unique and powerful underground engineering tools that are especially suited for the design of stope shapes. The new stope design tools module enables underground engineers and designers to accomplish stope design tasks efficiently. […]

New capabilities for mapping platform

  Latitude Geographics has launched  Geocortex Essentials 4.0 along with Geocortex Viewer for HTML5 2.0 and for Silverlight 2.0. Highlights of the new capabilities included in Essentials 4.0 is version four architecture for the cloud, expanded ArcGIS online integration, charting, security, UI facelift, service discovery, as well as rich OGC capabilities in the core product. […]

Data provider showcases updates and additions

  AfriGIS held its 44th data show on 6 March 2014 in Midrand and explained  the latest updates and changes to its 15 main datasets.  Christopher Ueckermann presented a numerical break down of the changes to each dataset, accompanied by maps displaying the changes according to province. From this overview most prominent data additions have […]

Real-time tracking with a new interface for large data

  Bell Equipment, the first OEM to design and implement its own fleet monitoring system, has fine-tuned and upgraded their system to offer real-time tracking. To do this, they supplement satellite coverage with GPRS monitoring. The company also engaged customers to understand their needs, after which they introduced a user-friendlier interface to deal with large […]

Monitoring mileage, fuel consumption and e-toll fees

  GPS Log Book is a cost-effective and efficient electronic logbook which plugs into a vehicle’s cigarette lighter socket and records every trip using GPS and logging software. The mileage, usage and positioning data are then uploaded to a secure site via a computer, where each trip can be categorised and annotated. The result is […]

Integrated spatial data set

  GeoTerraImage has created a new, innovative data set that has integrated the most essential elements of existing core spatial data sets into one easy-to-use product. For the first time, a single spatial data set contains detailed socio-demographic, economic, land use and landscape information to assist decision makers on municipal, district, provincial and national levels. The Stats […]

Printing solution speeds up workflow

  The HP Designjet T2500 eMultifunction Printer with web connectivity and HP Designjet ePrint & Share, along with a previously installed HP Designjet T2300 eMultifunction Printer, enables Inland Engineering Services (IES) to efficiently and accurately scan, print and share planning information in the office and remotely using only one device. The T2500 eMultifunction Printer and […]

New cloud-integrated monochrome printing systems

  Océ South Africa, dealing with digital document management and delivery, has launched the Océ Plotwave 340 and Plotwave 360 monochrome printing systems, offering user interaction and cloud integration for technical users to print, copy and scan low volumes of technical documents. This is useful when working on projects with others via online portals or […]

Enhanced analytics, mobility and big data management solutions

  Intergraph has launched Intergraph Geospatial 2014, with enhanced analytical tools, mobile support and cost savings associated with managing big data. With an ongoing focus on a united, modern and dynamic product portfolio, this release synchronises the technologies across the brand’s product lines – broadening the reach and availability for fully integrated solutions for all […]