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When was my road gritted?


Climate change means more uncertainty in winter conditions with extreme weather events more likely. Combined with pressures on budgets and encouragement of active travel means local authorities must continually adapt to meet these needs. In terms of winter maintenance, this means providing 24/7 online services at the point of need – citizen focussed allowing users

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Reprojecting DTM from Graticule to Grid


We recently needed to process a digital terrain model (DTM) that was provided in an unprojected grid – ie in longitude and latitude and use in TrueViewVisuals. This post explains our process. Data Validation We use GDAL tools (part of OSGeo) to process raw data and also QGIS for desktop GUI with GRASS tools. For

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Contours to Grid Data – Managing Irish Terrain in TrueViewVisuals


Within our TrueViewVisuals solutions we need a terrain data model of the real-world to base our AR visual impact solutions on.  We either manage terrain data as “National” coverage (e.g. in the UK, Canada and in France) or as custom terrain on a per-project data for licencing or resolution requirements. This technical blog explains how we

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VentusAR 5.5 Released


Today we released VentusAR v5.5 into the app stores. The release includes new features, bug fixes and performance improvements across Wind, Grid, Solar and Building domains. iPad: Video Playback Functionality in Gallery To allow us to support our upcoming video montage functionality, the VentusAR gallery can now store videos. Videos can be recorded on any

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VentusAR 5.4 Released


Today we released VentusAR v5.4 into the app stores. The release includes many new features, bug fixes and performance improvements across Wind, Grid, Solar and Building domains. These include 3D building data from Open Street Map now available for alignment in MyView and the addition of ellipses to turbines to help visualise wind turbulence for wind

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Linknode have moved..!


We are now located in the fabulous and historic Baltic Chambers on Wellington Street. Please update your records to the our new contact details below: Linknode Ltd Suite 123, Baltic Chambers 50 Wellington Street Glasgow,  G2 6HJ Telephone: 0141 374 2741 http://archiseek.com/2011/1899-baltic-chambers-glasgow/         

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Places, People and Planning Consultation


There is just one day left to respond to the “Places, people and planning – A consultation on the future of the Scottish planning system” proposal document. Closing on 4 April 2017, this is the current stage in a process started in 2015 and with a plan to implement a new Planning Bill within the current

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