Posts tagged as software

New hydrographic software for the South African Navy

Teledyne Caris will be delivering a full software solution to the South African Navy Hydrographic Office. The solution, provided through the company’s official distributor, Unique Group, includes software that will be implemented as part of a larger project to be executed by Southern African Shipyards (SAS) where a new hydrographic survey vessel is being built. […]

South African software developer turns 30

This year Model Maker Systems is celebrating its 30th year in business. The company was founded in August 1989 by Carel Viljoen and Ben van den Heever, who worked independently on similar software solutions since 1984 without knowing about one another’s work. Late in 1985 they started working together to provide a bureau service to […]

Automatically remove point cloud artefacts

A new software release for the NavVis M6 indoor mobile mapping system (IMMS) automatically detects and removes dynamic objects and object fringe points from point clouds during the post-processing of scan data. Fringe points and dynamic objects are two common types of point cloud artefacts that affect all 3D laser scanning devices. Fringe points occur […]

Modelling decentralised energy grid with GIS digital twin

Bentley Systems has announced the availability of OpenUtilities DER Planning and Design Assessment Solutions, the latest of its electric utility software offerings that provide decision support and cost-based models and simulations for distributed energy resources (DER) integration. In partnership with Siemens’ Digital Grid business unit, OpenUtilities Solutions for DER enables electric utilities, electricity suppliers, and […]

CAM and CAD integration allows manufacturing efficiencies

Open Mind Technologies, a global developer of CAD/CAM software solutions, demonstrated its latest CAM innovations including the newly released HyperMill 2019.1 at Solidworks World in February 2019 in Texas, USA. The annual gathering of the Solidworks community provides users the opportunity to learn and share experiences. The company is a Solidworks Gold Certified Partner, offering […]

GIS software achieves top user ranking

Maptitude has achieved the highest GIS Relationship and Small Business GIS Relationship scores on G2 Crowd review based on the responses of users for each of the relationship related questions. The relationship ratings were highlighted by “Quality of Support” which scored 91%, and by “Ease of Doing Business With” which scored 94%, compared to the […]

Increased processing capacity for drone survey projects

Virtual Surveyor drone surveying and mapping software has added new functionality that enables users to process larger projects without buying more powerful computers or expensive cloud services. The enhancement is among several included in Virtual Surveyor 6.2. This version solves the problem of large files by offering enhanced clipping and mosaicking functionality. Users can now […]

New name and pricing for modelling and UAS software

PhotoModeler’s Scanner and UAS products have been replaced by single combined product, which comes in two variations – PhotoModeler Premium and Standard. This is accompanied by a revised price structure of the four licensing options. Premium, which is priced as Scanner previously was, is a super-set of Standard. Standard is suited to manual, CAD, Coded Targets […]