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Tuesday, November 13th, 2007

Southern California Edison Chooses Autodesk Utility Solution for Engineering, Planning and Design Wo

PR—Autodesk, Inc. today announced it will be providing Southern California Edison (SCE), California’s largest electric utility, with a common set of design management applications for the utility’s more than 1,000 designers, engineers and planners who oversee the utility’s distribution, transmission and substation assets within SCE’s Transmission & Distribution Business Unit (TDBU).

Tuesday, November 13th, 2007

New Autodesk Infrastructure Management Solution Helps Electric Utilities Improve Operational Efficie

PR — Autodesk, Inc. today announced the availability of Autodesk Topobase Electric software, a new infrastructure management solution designed to help North American electric utilities better manage their transmission and distribution networks, by integrating design and facility asset information. Topobase Electric joins Autodesk’s portfolio of utilities solutions, including Topobase Gas, Water and Wastewater, and Autodesk

Tuesday, November 13th, 2007

Leica Geosystems Announces Wuhan University Center of Excellence

PR — Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging is proud to announce a Center of Excellence in Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing at Wuhan University, in Wuhan China. As a Leica Geosystems Center of Excellence, Wuhan  University will incorporate Leica Geosystems products into their curriculum and research activities.

Tuesday, November 13th, 2007

Advanced Metering Infrastructure and GIS Generate Big Savings for Unitil

PR—Advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) technology, combined with geographic information system (GIS) software, has significantly cut operating costs for meter reading at Unitil’s distribution operating subsidiaries in Massachusetts and New Hampshire. ESRI’s ArcGIS has given the utility greater insight about the behavior of its customers, the integrity of its system, and the direction it should take for

Tuesday, November 13th, 2007

AVEVA Group plc interim results

PR – AVEVA Group plc one of the world’s leading providers of engineering data and design IT systems, today announces its unaudited results for the six months ended 30 September 2007. Highlights Strong growth in revenues, profits and cash reflecting the leadership position of our products in buoyant marine, oil and gas and power markets Revenue

Tuesday, November 13th, 2007

Storm-Safe, designed in SolidWorks, reduces damage, power outage time, and electrocution risk

PR – The ice-glazed branches of your front-yard oak tree shimmer in the December sunlight. It’s a beautiful pre-holiday scene… until a limb crashes down onto a power line, ripping clapboards from your house, stranding your family without electricity, and posing a deadly electrocution risk – sometimes for days.

Tuesday, November 13th, 2007

IFC 2×3 collaboration with 4D modeling implemented in major construction project

PR – There is recent proof of IFC 2×3 standardized building data exchange in practice. The standard is being used in the building information modeling (BIM) of a major business center project ‘Visio Pasila’ in Finland by local engineering and construction companies. A-Insinöörit Oy, the designer of the frame structure, is utilizing the 4D modeling

Tuesday, November 13th, 2007

Enthusiastic reception for Wallingford Software´s Mexico conference

PR – A record 300 attendees (25% increase on last year) congregated in Mexico City’s landmark Fiesta Americana Reforma hotel for a recent conference, jointly organized by Wallingford Software Mexico and its commercial partner Bermad.   Among the attendees were valued clients including OOAPAS (Organismo Operador de Agua Potable y Saneamiento) from Morelia; SADM (Servicios de

Tuesday, November 13th, 2007

thincSoft Announces Integration to SQL Server 2008 With Spatial Enhancements

PR – thincSoft, a provider of Visual Intelligence™ software applications today announced that its thincVIew and thincTrax products now support Microsoft SQL Server 2008 for generally available customer applications. “The demand for location intelligence solutions continues to grow,” said Mike Profit, thincSoft President. “As we continue to penetrate new markets, we have seen more demand

Tuesday, November 13th, 2007

SpatialPoint Announces Support for Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Spatial

PR – SpatialPoint, a Microsoft Certified Partner, today announced support for the Microsoft SQL Server 2008 spatial enhancements. The newly added spatial support in SQL Server will make geospatial functionality more accessible to the Microsoft developer and SQL Server user. SpatialPoint leverages this new functionality and augments it by making it easy to visualize data