GeoCymru 2022

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Not long to go until the AGI Cymru Conference on the 9th September. The theme this year is ‘Wales Outdoors – supporting health and well-being”. AGI Cymru is pleased to confirm that Glyn Jones the Chief Digital Officer at Welsh Government will be joining us as keynote speaker. Please book your places using the link below. Early Bird rate closes … Read More

AGI Volunteer Social Media Officer

Could you help shape the frontline of AGI communications? We are looking for a volunteer to manage the AGI’s 7800+ Geo community network. The Role The Social Media Officer (SMO) will help with developing and managing the AGI social media channels, in addition to contributing to communications and marketing efforts where relevant. You must be a Professional Member of the … Read More

1Spatial enhances survey capabilities in 1Edit

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Cambridge, UK, 1st August 2022, (www.1spatial.com) 1Spatial, the global geospatial software and solutions leader, have extended the capability of their survey application, 1Edit, with support for Web Maps and multi-part geometries. 1Edit 3.2 allows the use of Web Maps (WMS) to be used as background layers making it easier for surveyors to identify assets and changes in context. This capability provides … Read More

Finding the optimum locations for EV charging stations

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With sales of electric vehicles increasing, the availability of charge points remains a barrier to EV adoption. Property consultancy Carter Jonas is applying geospatial analysis to help the property sector understand market opportunities and identify the optimum locations for EV chargers. Carter Jonas advises some of the largest property owners in the country, some of which have been with the business … Read More

Association for Geographic Information Announces GeoCom Speakers

London, 28 July 2022 – The UK membership organisation for companies and individuals working in the geospatial sector, the Association for Geographic Information, has released details of some of the headline speakers at its flagship event GeoCom. Under the theme ‘Sustainability in a changing World’, speakers from government and commerce will come together to explore topics such as transitioning to … Read More

AGI Standards Webinar – Post Event Recording

AGI Standards Webinar: What are they and why do they matter? Wednesday 20 July 2022 We heard from the leading UK geospatial data standards leads on what standards are, what they do, how they work and why we should all be spending a little bit more time getting to know why they matter. Geospatial data standards are much more than just … Read More

1Spatial Awarded 1integrate Call-Off Contract with Defra

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Cambridge, UK, 19th July 2022, (www.1spatial.com) 1Spatial, the global geospatial software and solutions company, is delighted to announce that it has signed a multiyear 1Integrate call-off contract with the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra). Defra are responsible for improving and protecting the environment. They aim to grow a green economy, sustain thriving rural communities and support world-leading food, farming, and fishing … Read More

HAUC(UK) and Transport for London on the ‘Road to Net Zero’

HAUC(UK) and Transport for London (TfL) have combined forces to run and fund a research project to minimise the impact of street and road works on climate change. Following a procurement process, two partners; the University of Birmingham and EA Technology has been selected to undertake a comprehensive study on the street and road works sectors. The study will look … Read More

Smarter Schema Management with 1Data Gateway 2.6

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Cambridge, UK, 11th July 2022, (www.1spatial.com) 1Spatial the global geospatial software and solutions company, are improving their data submission portal, 1Data Gateway, to further simplify and minimise data handling within their solutions. Following one of 1Spatial’s key Location Master Data Management principles – Simplify and Minimise Data Handling – many enhancements to 1Data Gateway 2.6 focus on reducing processing time. … Read More

Balfour Beatty VINCI adopts new drone software on HS2 from Esri UK

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BBV adopts drone software from Esri UK to reduce costs and enhance safety on its 90km stretch of HS2 6 July 2022 – Esri UK today announced that Balfour Beatty VINCI (BBV) has rolled out its Site Scan for ArcGIS drone flight management and image processing software, to support its drone deployment strategy on its Midlands section of HS2. Site … Read More