Archive for July, 2018

Cloud mapping platform adds two data centres

Orbit GT has opened two new data centres to boost the global performance for its 3D Mapping Cloud software as a service (SaaS) platform. By adding a data centre in the US and another in South-East Asia, the company can now guarantee higher performance for its users. After releasing several major upgrades to the platform, […]

Plugin for access to up-to-date datasets

GeoTerraImage (GTI) introduced its latest solution, the GTI DataLink plugin, which will allow ArcGIS Users to instantaneously access a wide variety of key GTI datasets in support of planning, demand forecasting and analysis. With the plugin, users can analyse various scenarios as well as quantify their findings within a familiar everyday GIS environment. This eliminates […]

Monthly agricultural farm transactions database

GeoTerraImage’s monthly agricultural farm transactions dataset provides users access to a comprehensive source of all farm transactions since 1994. This complete, up-to-date, single source national dataset allows users access to farm transaction records with and without a trading price. The web-based platform allows users direct access to all farm transaction records anytime, anywhere. Transactions can […]

New local geospatial datasets

AfricaScope has employed its own methods to create a number of new local geospatial datasets. The datasets are for 2016 and cover topics such as access to motor vehicles, internet and mobile phones. Datasets on household expenditure and employment area also available at a detailed level for South Africa. Knowing how many motor vehicles there […]

Partnerships brings new geospatial products to market

Airbus and Planet have partnered to facilitate access to each other’s data and the co-development of new geospatial solutions, by establishing a framework agreement to explore opportunities for joint cooperation in new and existing markets, product offerings, sales and marketing efforts. Both partners aim to provide a comprehensive suite of global satellite data at multiple […]

Streamlined tunnelling workflows

Trimble has launched a suite of solutions that enhances productivity and efficiency for surveyors and professionals working on underground tunnelling projects. The solutions include new hardware and software for capturing accurate data in tunnels where dirt, dust, water and machinery provide a challenging work environment. The new line of products reduces the time to generate […]

Online water monitoring platform undergoes update

GeoTerraImage has announced the latest update to the monthly water monitoring application Mzansi Amanzi. The up-to-date data and simple reporting service allows insight into surface water resources across South Africa. New features on this web application allow users to conveniently search locations based on catchment or dam names or use the built-in function of searching […]

Mobile app streamlines thermal inspections

Flir Systems’ InSite mobile application and web portal helps clients organise information and thermal inspection data in one location that is easy to access, manage and share. Ideal for electricians, electrical contractors, and thermography service professionals, the app workflow management tool reduces inspection preparation time, increases efficiency and helps deliver results quickly. With the app, […]

New version BIM software introduced

Graphisoft, a creator of building information modelling (BIM) solutions for architects, has demonstrated ArchiCAD 22 at the 2018 Conference on Architecture in New York. Its remastered Façade Design workflow in now supports traditional and algorithmic workflows for creative freedom. The renewed curtain wall tool now supports more accurate design and a closer adherence to local […]