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Archive | June, 2017

EarthSense and University of Leicester scientists investigate link between air pollution and type 2 diabetes

Leicestershire, 29 June 2017 – An interdisciplinary team of scientists from EarthSense Systems, the University of Leicester and other institutions has played a pivotal role in research investigating a possible link between air pollution and the rise in type 2 diabetes. Exposure to traffic related air pollutants is known to cause insulin resistance, a hallmark […]

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Maxoptra partners TomTom at new Commercial Vehicle event

London, 15 June 2017 – Route planning and scheduling software specialist, Maxoptra, is one of a small number of specially selected partners joining forces with TomTom Telematics at the newly launched ‘Let’s Explore: LCV Fleet 2017’ event, which takes place on the 4th July at The Vox, Resorts World, Birmingham. Designed to throw a spotlight on […]

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Bluesky launches Tree Failure Risk tool

Leicestershire, 13 June 2017 – In partnership with the University of Lancaster, aerial mapping company Bluesky has launched a new tool which can be used to predict the likelihood of trees falling on essential infrastructure such as roads, railways and power lines. Using complex wind analysis techniques combined with geographic data from Bluesky, the model […]

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New version of 3D Repo adds support for Autodesk Navisworks and BIM Collaboration Format (BCF)

London, 13 June 2017 – 3D Repo has launched a new version of its cloud software that offers additional support for some of the leading software packages used within the Architecture, Engineering and Construction sectors, such as Autodesk Navisworks. The latest release of the cloud based BIM collaboration platform also provides enhanced support for large […]

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Bluesky LiDAR helps Mott MacDonald Bentley create flood alleviation model for Yorkshire Water

Leicestershire, 01 June 2017 – Detailed terrain maps created from aerial surveys using lasers are helping to improve flood prevention and management across Yorkshire. Mott MacDonald Bentley (MMB) recently commissioned aerial mapping company Bluesky to capture highly detailed 3D maps in order to model overland flood routes. Working on behalf of Yorkshire Water, as part […]

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