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Maxoptra route planning helps Sharps Bedrooms deliver

London, 20 July 2017 – Sharps Bedrooms has successfully implemented Maxoptra’s dynamic delivery route planning and scheduling software. The UK’s number one fitted bedroom manufacturer, Sharps, is using the cloud-based software to support a nationwide team of installers with the rapid manufacture, dispatch and delivery of any missing or replacement components. Since introducing Maxoptra six months […]

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TDW Distribution fleet maintenance operation goes mobile with Freeway apps

London, 19 July 2017 – TDW Distribution, one of South Wales’ largest distribution companies, is employing the latest mobile technology to improve its fleet maintenance operation. Part of the installation of new management software supplied by Freeway Fleet Systems, tablet devices are being introduced to help eliminate paperwork and replace it with electronic inspection reports […]

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Bluesky launches nationwide map of building heights

Leicestershire, 13 July 2017 – Aerial mapping company, Bluesky, has launched the first nationwide map providing accurate height measurement for around 40 million buildings. Created from a combination of remote sensing surveys, including data from aircraft mounted lasers (LiDAR), the Bluesky Heighted Building dataset covers the whole of England, Wales and Scotland, and will help […]

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Maxoptra helps keep Ten Mile Menu food deliveries lean and green

London, 12 July 2017 – Online ethical food retailer, Ten Mile Menu, is using Maxoptra dynamic route planning and scheduling software to help keep its delivery operations ‘lean and green’. Having recently implemented the cloud-based multi-drop planning solution, the award winning supplier of organic fruit and veg, traditional local meat and artisan produce is already realising […]

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LafargeHolcim cements relationship with Maxoptra route planning and scheduling software

London, 5 July, 2017 –LafargeHolcim (Russia), part of the global LafargeHolcim group, is implementing Maxoptra’s dynamic route planning and scheduling software for time-critical cement delivery operations.   Faced with dramatic seasonal fluctuations that can see demand rise and fall by as much as 800 percent, Holcim must manage the delivery of cement to high profile construction projects […]

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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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