Digital

Collaboration, Digital, Planning, Policy

Planning Review Scotland – Greater use of 3D


Independent Review of Planning – Recommendations In September 2015, the Scottish Government put out a call for evidence under the Independent Review of Scottish Planning System. Linknode submitted our response on 30th November and this week (8 July 2016) the Scottish Government Response was announced on the Planning & Architecture blog. There are two key recommendations in

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BIM, Conferences and Exhibitions, Digital, GIality, GIS, UrbanPlanAR

Which is Better for a Public Meeting?


In the last few weeks, as part of our BIM stakeholder engagement for the Innovate UK funded UrbanPlanAR.com project, I have visited the UK Ordnance Survey (OS) and seen their presentations at Geo Business. Whilst traditionally (for about the past 225 years) the OS has been involved in data capture and presentation, increasingly the business is

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Apple, Business Development, Conferences and Exhibitions, Cross Platform, Digital, Heriot-Watt, iOS, Staff, Team Spotlight, Urban Planning, UrbanPlanAR, Xamarin

Staff Spotlight – Rufus Mall


Our latest team spotlight is our iOS guru, senior software engineer, Rufus Mall. Who are you and what is your role at Linknode? My name is Rufus Mall. I’ve been working as a Software Engineer at Linknode for around three and a half years now. The main skills I use of at Linknode are Graphics Programming and

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

VentusAR Customer Case-Study: LDA Design


LDA Design use VentusAR to rapidly evaluate and clearly communicate projects.  LDA Design are an independent creative consultancy helping clients to deliver places which work well and provides design and landscape-led planning services to developers, landowners, communities, universities and government. As planners, LDA Design take a positive approach to securing consent, optimising the opportunity to

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Business Development, Collaboration, Digital, GIality, iOS, Positioning Systems

Drone Visualisation


An obvious extension to the first-person visualisation experiences that Linknode deliver is using the same technology to deliver remote visualisation. By that, we mean to take the visualisation solution (mobile tablet) that our existing users hold in the field, and change the camera location. This could be to get a different perspective on a project

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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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