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Archive | November, 2016

Maxoptra wins 2016 Fleet Hero Award

London, 30 November 2016: Maxoptra, the dynamic route planning software solution, has been awarded the Fleet Supplier 2016 Fleet Hero Award by the Energy Saving Trust in recognition of the support provided to help fleet operators reduce carbon emissions. Maxoptra is a cloud based, cost effective vehicle scheduling solution that helps service providers and distribution companies […]

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EarthSense scientists model impact of green infrastructure on city centre traffic pollution

Leicestershire, 30 November 2016: Scientists from EarthSense Systems and the University of Leicester have published the results of a study into the effect of urban trees on air pollution. The results show a direct link between air pollution and green infrastructure, with trees and grass cover contributing to a reduction in concentrations of fine particulate […]

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3D Repo’s BIM software wins recognition at International Innovation Awards

London, 29 November 2016 – 3D Repo’s innovative work with Balfour Beatty and the FIS developing cloud-based software for construction and infrastructure industry has been recognised by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).  3D Repo’s Bid4Free Online Platform was Highly Commended in the Information Technology category at the recent 2016 IET Innovation Awards. Developed […]

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1-Fleet Alliance holds landmark meeting in London to forge closer pan-European telematics collaboration

London, 28 November 2016 – Fleet technology entrepreneurs from across Europe met at London’s famous Savoy Hotel to strengthen business collaboration. The 17 members of 1-Fleet Alliance – a group of telematics companies that together track more than 500,000 vehicles throughout Europe – agreed to forge closer ties. Following previous meetings in Barcelona and Budapest, […]

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Maxoptra speeds food service deliveries for Arthur David

London, 22 November 2016 – Arthur David, the food service specialist, is taking control of its distribution costs and improving customer service by implementing a dynamic scheduling and route optimisation solution. The west-country based distributor of fresh food offers a next day delivery service for schools, conference centres and hotels, and the implementation of the cloud […]

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Booming baby products retailer speeds deliveries with NetDespatch and ChannelAdvisor

Marlow, 10 November 2016 – BabyKnowsBest has seen business boom with online trading backed by technology that speeds and simplifies order processing, fulfilment and delivery. The e-retailer of baby accessories and baby essentials is now pinning its business growth potential on further automation,.with a cloud-based order-to-despatch solution from NetDespatch.  Fully integrated with the ChannelAdvisor ecommerce […]

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Bluesky 3D laser maps AONB for archaeological studies

Leicestershire, 10 November 2016 – Aerial mapping company Bluesky has used aircraft mounted lasers to create 3D maps of potentially important archaeological sites in Devon. Funded by Historic England (formerly English Heritage), the LiDAR surveys were commissioned by Devon County Council’s Historic Environment team with support from the Blackdown Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty […]

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EarthSense Systems appoints Professor Paul Monks

Leicestershire, 10 November 2016 – Professor Paul Monks, a leading name in earth observation science, air quality and climate change, has joined the board of EarthSense Systems as a Non-Executive Director. EarthSense Systems, a new joint venture between aerial mapping company Bluesky and the University of Leicester, is set to spearhead innovations in air quality […]

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Maxoptra shortlisted for 2016 Fleet Hero Award

London, 10 November 2016: Maxoptra, the dynamic route planning software solution, has been shortlisted for a 2016 Fleet Hero Award in the category of Fleet Supplier. Designed to celebrate sustainable fleet management, and organised by the Energy Saving Trust, the Awards ceremony is a leading event in the fleet industry calendar. Showcasing organisations that are proactively […]

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EarthSense Systems sponsors National Air Quality Award

Leicestershire, 03 November 2016 – EarthSense Systems, the new name in commercial air quality monitoring solutions, is sponsoring a national award for air quality. Part of the National Air Quality Conference, the awards are designed to recognise achievement and champion innovation throughout the air quality sector. EarthSense is sponsoring the Local Authority and Public Sector […]

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