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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 […]

BPA Adopts GeoDigital Tech To Protect Grid Against Vegetation Growth

GeoDigital featured in T&D World Magazine article about Bonneville Power Administration selecting the GeoDigital mapping and data analytics solution to boost the cost-effectiveness of the utility’s vegetation-management program. Read the article here: http://tdworld.com/news/bpa-adopts-geodigital-tech-protect-grid-against-vegetation-growth

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 […]

GeoDigital’s Leadership Role in Autonomous Vehicle Market Highlighted in The Washington Post

GeoDigital featured in a Washington Post article by Matt McFarland “Can GM be a disruptor in the self-driving car wars?” Read the article here: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/innovations/wp/2015/10/02/can-gm-be-a-disruptor-in-the-self-driving-car-wars/

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. […]

GEODIGITAL, FLŌT SYSTEMS, & ENVIRONMENTAL CONSULTANTS INC. (ECI) partner for UAV based utility inspection program

First comprehensive remote asset inspection program combines UAV-collected data, software and utility expertise to safely and efficiently perform virtual inspections GeoDigital, FLōT Systems, and Environmental Consultants Inc. (ECI) have formed a partnership to bring utilities remote asset inspection capabilities via Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) – also known as Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS). The program combines […]

GeoDigital to partner with PPL Electric Utilities to better manage vegetation for increase reliability

Pennsylvania utility selects the GeoDigital preconfigured transmission industry solution for vegetation management to further increase network reliability, reduce costs, and increase customer satisfaction. GeoDigital, a big spatial data and analytics company, announced today its transmission industry vegetation solution has been selected by PPL Electric Utilities. The Pennsylvania-based utility, which provides electricity to 1.4 million customers […]

GreenTech Media – GeoDigital: Mapping the Utility Landscape With Big Data

Read article now GeoDigital featured in GreenTech media article by Jeff St John ‘GeoDigital: Mapping the utility landscape with big data.’ Read the article here: http://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/geodigital-mapping-the-utility-landscape-with-big-data

Former NERC senior investigator endorses GeoDigital’s PCM program with WorkStudio software for FAC-003-3 compliance

Robert Novembri, former NERC Senior Investigator and utility vegetation management expert, has concluded that GeoDigital’s Precision Corridor Management (PCM) solution, a program that delivers highly accurate LiDAR and imagery data through easy-to-use software, supports compliance with the requirements set forth in NERC’s transmission vegetation management standard, FAC-003-3. Mr. Novembri performed an indepth review in which […]

XCEL Energy to implement GeoDigital for vegetation & pole management

GeoDigital today announced that Minneapolis-based Xcel Energy (NYSE: XEL) has chosen to implement its WorkStudio work management system for Vegetation Management and Pole Maintenance. Over 700 contractor personnel and company employees in eight states will use the system for day-to-day management of vegetation and wood pole maintenance. In selecting WorkStudio, Xcel Energy sought a geospatial solution […]

Strategic Investors at GeoDigital

GeoDigital International Inc. (“GDI”), the leading provider of next‐generation 4D Geospatial imaging and business intelligence solutions, announced today that it has raised an undisclosed amount of new equity financing from leading international investors. The round was led by EnerTech Capital, a prominent North American venture capital investor focused on the energy and power industries, and […]

GeoDigital and Google to Present Important Vegetation Management Webinar

Power transmission utility owners and operators face significant challenges when it comes to managing their utility corridors. GeoDigital and Google have been collaborating for the past six months to integrate their 3D mapping technologies in order to better serve the clearance and risk management needs of transmission corridors throughout North America. PCM – Precision Corridor […]

GeoDigital International Inc. Ranks 12 in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50TM Program

GeoDigital International Inc. is named one of Canada’s fastest growing technology companies in the 15th annual Deloitte Technology Fast 50TM awards. The Fast 50 program recognizes the 50 fastest growing technology companies in Canada, based on the percentage of revenue growth over five years. GeoDigital International’s increase in revenues of 1077% percent from 2007 to […]

GeoDigital Acquires Powel, Inc.

Leading LiDAR and data acquisition firm purchases U.S. assets of Powel AS to fortify market leading position in utility vegetation management Norway’s Powel AS today sold the assets of its U.S. subsidiary Powel, Inc., to digital mapping, imaging and data acquisition services firm GeoDigital International Inc. The deal strengthens GeoDigital’s position as a leading provider […]