Posts tagged as book

Reading corner: “All the Land” by Jo Lendle

How, in 1930, did Alfred Wegener, the son of minister from Berlin, find himself in the most isolated spot on earth, attempting to survive an unthinkably cold winter in the middle of Greenland? In All the Land, Jo Lendle sets out to chronicle Wegener’s extraordinary journey from his childhood in Germany to the most unforgiving […]

Workbook helps users transition between software applications

Esri has published Switching to ArcGIS Pro from ArcMap, a workbook which offers existing ArcMap users a road map to transition from using Esri ArcGIS Desktop software’s ArcMap application to using the ArcGIS Pro application. For close to 20 years, many users have become skilled in using ArcMap to create maps, perform spatial analysis, manage […]

“Consumers, prosumers, prosumagers,” reveals dramatic changes coming

The electricity sector has entered a phase of unprecedented change. Three of the industry’s pillars are moving simultaneously: generation, consumption and trading arrangements. These changes will bring about new and exciting opportunities for those who dare to embrace the challenge of environmentally-friendly, distributed and stored energy, electric vehicles and innovative trading options. In Consumers, prosumers, […]

Second edition workbook on GIS basics

Esri Press has announced the publication of Getting to Know ArcGIS Pro, second edition. The workbook provides a series of exercises that teach readers how to use ArcGIS Pro, Esri’s project-based desktop GIS application and work with it in conjunction with ArcGIS Online, the company’s cloud-based GIS. This edition, updated for the new ArcGIS Pro […]

Practical guide to foundation design calculations

Bentley Institute Press has announced the availability of a new publication “Practical Foundation Design with STAAD Foundation Advanced”, available in print, as an e-book and on Amazon Kindle. The iTunes version will also be available soon. The book is authored by Apurba Tribedi, whose vision was instrumental in the development of Bentley Systems’ STAAD Foundation […]

New book simplifies BIM methodology

Bentley Institute Press has release its newest title “Plain Language BIM”, now available as both a print publication and as an eBook for Kindle and iOS devices. The book condenses years of experience and lessons learned from Bentley Institute’s BIM Advancement Academy. It guides readers through the many complexities of BIM methodology by providing a […]