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New Zealand Transport Agency Selects Crash Analysis System from Intergraph and Partners

The New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) has selected Intergraph® along with partners Unisys and e-Spatial to provide a nationwide Crash Analysis System (CAS). The CAS solution will assist road planners, analysts and engineers with planning and design of the national road infrastructure. Under prime contractor Unisys, Intergraph will design and build the solution, which will feature Intergraph’s EdgeFrontier ...

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Asset Management in Real Time: Case Study

  How do you collect, manage, and share data securely within and outside your department? You need to have the right system in place. That’s the realization 407 ETR in Ontario, Canada, had when they reviewed their existing asset management system and saw too many different systems that weren’t communicating with each other. 407 ETR is a privately operated, all-electric open access toll highway. It span ...

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How do you move one million pounds?

Safety and efficiency are key for Departments of Transportation when routing and permitting oversize and overweight vehicles. Our friends at Oklahoma DOT shared this photo with us of a recent load weighing more than one million pounds! Using Intergraph’s Automated Routing for Oversize/Overweight (OS/OW) Vehicles application, Oklahoma DOT can integrate information pertaining to bridges, construction projects ...

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The Quickest Route or the Safest Route?

In my last post, I shared our routing and permitting demo. Efficient routing and permitting is important for an effective oversize / overweight vehicle solution, but it's not the only consideration. Picking the quickest route is easy. Picking the safest route is difficult because roadway conditions change due to construction or weather. That's where restriction management comes into play. Check out this vid ...

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How to Route & Permit Oversize/Overweight Vehicles

The safe and efficient routing of oversized and overweight vehicles is key to successful transportation department operations. An automated system can streamline workflow processes, improve the safety of vehicle movements and help preserve transportation infrastructure. Intergraph’s system allows transportation agencies to automatically generate safe travel routes, utilize temporary changes in road conditio ...

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Intergraph Works with Microsoft on CityNext

For the first time in history, more than 50 percent of the world’s population lives in urban areas and nearly 70 percent of people will live in cities by 2050. This ongoing migration creates unprecedented opportunities, but also intensifies problems such as aging infrastructure, hazards to public health and safety, pollution, crime and traffic. To help meet this challenge, Intergraph Security Government ...

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Leveraging Geospatial Data to Save Millions

The City of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, is striving to become a “Smart City,” centralizing spatial information for multi-department use and investing time in planning for the future. Edmonton’s Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) was formed in 2006 as the first municipal office of its kind in North America. On average, Edmonton experiences 25,000 traffic collisions each year, which cost more than C$500 million an ...

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8 Ways Edmonton is a Smart City

The term “smart city” has been popping up in various industry discussions for a few years now, but what does “smart city” really mean? For Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, “smart city” means centralizing spatial information for use across city departments and the intelligent use of department-specific data to improve public works, transportation, public safety and more, now and in the future. Home to more than 1 ...

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Do More with Less: Optimize Operations while Facing Increased Costs and Reduced Budgets

Road networks form the backbone of transportation and are vital to the economy of a country. Local and regional governments are tasked with maintaining road infrastructure on shrinking budgets and growing populations. Facing these challenges, more and more authorities are developing economic network plans (ENP) that include the following modules: Intergraph’s road solution, used by Southland District Counci ...

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Transportation Keeps Cities Moving

In the city, someone is always going somewhere. However, there are consequences to that flow: traffic congestion, strains on infrastructure, and the resulting impacts on individuals and the city as a whole. The practical problem for planners: how to address something as fundamental to the character of cities as movement? It isn’t easy. In today’s cities, mobility is among the greatest challenges – and the c ...

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