Entries by geodigital

GeoDigital launches 3D virtual decision-making platform for transmission and distribution utilities

DISTRIBUTECH, Orlando, Fla. – February 8, 2016 – GeoDigital International Inc., a leader in 3D services and geospatial intelligence software, today introduced GeoDigital Insight, which enables utilities to remotely monitor and optimize their vast networks of transmission and distribution lines. GeoDigital Insight is a proprietary combination of 3D remote-sensing, predictive analytics, artificial intelligence and mobile […]

Bonneville: Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) has selected the GeoDigital mapping and data analytics solution to boost the cost-effectiveness of the utility’s vegetation-management program.

Advanced technology combats greatest threat to the power grid: tree limbs and vegetation Predictive analytics prioritizes vegetation threats for mobile-enabled field crews Boosts system reliability and productivity on thousands of miles of transmission lines Atlanta – December 9, 2015 – GeoDigital International Inc., a leader in big spatial data and analytics, today announced that Bonneville […]

GeoDigital names auto industry veteran to lead 3D mapping & self-driving vehicles business unit

Chris Thibodeau to head Autonomous Driving business Creating ultra-precise digital road map of North America Largest independent mapping platform for mass-produced autonomous vehicles ATLANTA – September 10, 2015 – GeoDigital International Inc., a leader in big spatial data and analytics, today announced that auto industry veteran Chris Thibodeau will join its executive team as senior […]

Dispelling Three Common Misperceptions About Autonomous Vehicles: How Digital Roads Are Paving The Way To Self-Driving Cars

North America’s GeoDigital is building ultra-precise digital roads as the essential building block for the autonomous-vehicle industry The importance of precise 3D road maps to the future of autonomous cars was recently highlighted by a German car consortium’s plans to buy Nokia Here, a European digital mapping provider, for US$2.7bn. Major developments are also occurring […]

Tech leader in 3D mapping & spatial data analytics to establish north american headquarters in Atlanta

Privately-Held GeoDigital to Create Approximately 50 High-Tech Jobs by Year-End 2016 The Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) today announced that GeoDigital International Inc., a leader in big spatial data and analytics, will move its North American headquarters from Canada to Atlanta, creating approximately 50 new high-tech jobs in Fulton County over the next year. […]

New GeoDigital vegetation management calculator estimates over $1 billion in savings for north american utilities

By moving from human to digital inspections utilities in North America can conservatively save $1 billion, reduce risk of vegetation-related outages whilst improving efficiency, safety and enabling compliance GeoDigital, a big spatial data and insight company, has partnered with The McDonnell Group, a leading integrated energy industry marketing firm, to launch an online calculator which […]

Digital Vegetation Management: A Billion Dollar Opportunity

In 2003, overgrown vegetation and power system issues brought havoc to the Northeast United States and lower Ontario. In the second largest blackout in world history, 55 million people were left without electricity, in some cases for more than two days, for reasons that went unexplained for weeks. Images of thousands of New Yorkers navigating […]

Vegetation Management Goes High-Tech from TDWorld

Perhaps one of the hottest tech topics in utility vegetation management technology in the coming years will be the use of unmanned aerial vehicles — drones — for line surveys and repair. In this article read comments from Chuck Anderson, GM North American Utilities at GeoDigital on how we are changing the game by unleashing […]