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Android, Digital, GIality, HistoryLens, Staff, Team Spotlight, UrbanPlanAR, VentusAR, Windows Phone, Xamarin

Team Spotlight – Stewart Fullerton


Next up for our Team Spotlight is another of our software engineers –  Stewart Fullerton. Who are you? I am Stewart Fullerton What is your role at Linknode and how long have you been working here? I’ve been working as a Mobile Development Engineer at Linknode for nearly 4 years. I specialise in building Android

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Business Development, Collaboration, Digital, Planning, Policy, UrbanPlanAR

UrbanPlanAR Call to Action – We Need Your Data!


This week we launched our new UrbanPlanAR website, where we have stated a ‘Call to Action’ to possible partners and users. www.UrbanPlanAR.com UrbanPlanAR is a Linknode R&D project in collaboration with Heriot-Watt University School of Energy, Geoscience, Infrastructure and Society, and funded by Innovate UK, and will deliver an augmented reality solution for visualising proposed urban

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Business Development, Case Study, Customer, Digital, Planning, Solar, VentusAR

VentusAR Customer Case Study: Green Cat Renewables


Green Cat Renewables improve quality and reduce time by assessing the visual impact of renewable projects using VentusAR Green Cat Renewables have been developing and building renewable projects in Scotland since 2005. Based across Scotland with a 70 strong dedicated team providing a flexible range of support services to renewable energy developers throughout entire projects,

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Grid

Introducing the Transmission Tower Model


As part of the VentusAR 4.0 release, we have included a brand new feature for visualising transmission towers. This new  capability allows the towers to be assessed in all visualisation modes – My View, FlyThrough and Gallery. In this post we will introduce you to the new transmission tower model we are using for our visualisations. It is is customisable with

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Cumulative, VentusAR

Cumulative Data Refresh: July 2015


We are pleased to announce the latest refresh of our national turbine dataset (for cumulative assessment) which is available from VentusAR (both for app-users and for data-only access). The dataset contains information on the size and location of wind turbines as they pass through the UK planning application systems. Headline numbers for the July 2015 refresh across the

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Business Development, Collaboration, GIality, Heriot-Watt, Planning, Positioning Systems, Urban Planning, UrbanPlanAR

Linknode and Heriot-Watt University collaboration to visualise urban developments


Linknode Ltd in collaboration with the Royal Academy of Engineering Centre of Excellence in Sustainable Building Design at Heriot-Watt University have commenced a two-year long research and development project. UrbanPlanAR will create a “Mobile Architectural Visualisation Platform for Planners and Communities”. The project received funding from the InnovateUK funding board, following a successful bid in

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Recruitment, Sales, VentusAR

Linknode are recruiting


We currently have an opening for a Sales and Account Management position. Description  An active role in sales and account management for Linknode’s VentusAR product. Leading customer acquisition and closing deals to meet targets for this exciting brand is a fantastic career opportunity. Reporting regularly to the directors, and working closely with marketing, the role

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Cross Platform, Digital, GIality, Planning, Uncategorized, VentusAR

Minecraft Makes Wind Farm Development Projects Accessible


Press Release Valid 00:01 April 1 2015 to 11:59am April 1 2015 New guidance for the visualisation of wind farms development understands that “stakeholder engagement is extremely important” and recognises that new developments have “considerable scope” for use as techniques are developed and presented. In support of this guidance, Linknode today announced that development of

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