Built environment

City of Calgary: Using Data to Predict and Mitigate Floods

Mon, 2015-08-10 02:47 -- SCC Staff

Spring rains and snowmelt pour into the rivers and reservoirs that feed the Calgary’s water supply. As a result, downtown businesses and residents are faced with unpredictable floods. Read in this case study why the city turned to OSIsoft's PI System for a data-driven approach to predicting and managing flooding.

ABB Robotics

Tue, 2015-07-28 02:57 -- SCC Staff

This video contains highlights from ABB's Americas Technology and Partner Days 2015, which included the official opening of its new North American robotics manufacturing facility in Auburn Hills, Michigan

How Spire Metering Fits the Bill for Accurate Energy-Usage Measurement

Tue, 2015-07-07 21:35 -- SCC Staff

Property managers for Atlantic Station, a mixed-use complex in midtown Atlanta, GA, wanted instant and efficient data access to the energy measurements of each structure in the complex for billing purposes. Read about the solution they chose from Spire Metering Technology.

City Uses JMap Mobile to Fight Emerald Ash Borer Infestation

Thu, 2015-06-18 05:34 -- SCC Staff

Scientists estimate that the costs to Canadian municipalities for the treatment, eradication and replacement of trees affected by the emerald ash borer could reach 2 billion dollars over 30 years. Read how a Quebec city is using the JMap Mobile application from K2 Geospatial to inventory infected trees.

One-Stop Solution for the Makkah Clock Tower

Sun, 2015-06-14 23:56 -- SCC Staff

Owners of the luxury apartments at Makkah Clock Towers wanted to bill their 5,000 tenants individually for their utility usage which meant finding a vendor that could provide meters that could measure water usage along with cooling and electricity usage. Read in this case study about the solution Spire Metering Technologies provided.