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Archive | February, 2017

Integrated Maxoptra GeoPal solution is game changer for Clearhill

London, 28 February 2017 – Retail entertainment equipment specialist, Clearhill, is automating its service operation with an integrated route optimisation and mobile workforce solution from Maxoptra. With the introduction of the Maxoptra dynamic field service scheduling and dispatch platform – communicating directly with GeoPal’s mobile service management apps – Clearhill expects a dramatic improvement in the […]

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Abellio goes mobile with vehicle inspections as Freeway fleet maintenance system expands

London, 22 February 2017, Abellio is extending its use of the Freeway Fleet Management system to provide an additional 120 workshop users with access to Freeway via smartphone and tablet based electronic job-cards. The introduction of the new mobile working system builds on Abellio’s seven years of experience in using Freeway to manage and optimise […]

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CartoConsult pioneers GIS innovation as part of £4 million government programme to tackle traffic congestion

Swindon, 22 February 2017 – CartoConsult is to develop technology to reduce traffic congestion and improve transport services as part of a £4 million Department for Transport (DfT) initiative.  The mapping software technology company has been selected by Swindon Borough Council, together with IT and networking company Cisco, to deliver an alert system for traffic […]

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Bluesky announces new online flood risk map of the UK

Leicestershire, 21 February 2017 – A groundwater flood risk map of the UK is being made widely available for the first time. Created by JBA Consulting and available online from aerial mapping company Bluesky, the map is designed to help home owners, developers and risk management authorities understand the threat of groundwater flooding. The new […]

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3D Repo wins first place in Chartered Institute of Building Digital Innovation Awards

London, 21 February 2017 – 3D Repo has achieved a Premier Award from the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB). Celebrating achievement across the built environment, CIOB International Innovation and Research (I&R) Awards are open to submissions from academic researchers and industrial innovators alike. The Digital Innovation Award encompasses any exciting implementation of digital technologies, from […]

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Maxoptra optimises Tahira’s Halal food delivery fleet

London, 21 February 2017: Tahira Food is implementing the Maxoptra dynamic vehicle route planning and scheduling platform to transform its Halal food delivery operation. A leading producer and distributor of Halal products across Europe, Tahira supplies a wide range of products to leading supermarket chains, such as Asda, Tesco, Sainsbury’s and Iceland, as well as […]

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Elddis streamlines fleet and stock management with Freeway software integration

London, 16 February 2017 – Elddis Transport is using Freeway’s fleet management system to coordinate its workshop activities, helping the company to ensure that its fleet complies with all inspection and maintenance regulations. Based in the Northeast of England, the transport and distribution company uses Freeway to schedule inspections, servicing, MOTs and repairs for its […]

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3D Repo appoints Andrew Norrie as Commercial Director

London, 14 February 2017 – 3D Repo, a provider of cloud software solutions for collaborative Building Information Modelling (BIM), has appointed Andrew Norrie as Commercial Director. Norrie, who joins the London based tech innovator, is a business development professional with nearly ten years’ experience in the 3D CAD and BIM sector, having worked for industry […]

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Bluesky granted Innovation funding for mobile phone mapping project

Leicestershire, 09 February 2017 – Geographic data specialist Bluesky has secured funding from the UK government’s innovation agency, Innovate UK, to investigate the potential of mobile phones for capturing accurate 3D spatial information. Designed to reduce the costs of monitoring and managing essential infrastructure, such as overhead electricity cables, and mitigate the effects of potentially […]

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3D Repo develops Health & Safety Virtual Reality app for Balfour Beatty and Highways England

London, 07 February 2017 – 3D Repo is working with Balfour Beatty, Vinci and Highways England to deploy a Virtual Reality (VR) simulation for Zero Harm Health and Safety Training. Part of the Smart Motorway programme, the fully immersive simulation is designed to prevent on-site accidents by making highways construction and maintenance projects safer through […]

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