W?rtsil??has contracted with Duke Energy, one of the largest electric power holding companies in the United States, for the Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) of three battery storage facilities during the past six months. These facilities will be located in North Carolina and Indiana in the United States. Additionally, W?rtsil??s GEMS advanced energy management platform will be deployed across the utility?s existing and planned battery storage sites and solar assets across six energy distribution areas.
Trimble announces new collaboration platform integrations with Microsoft 365 and BIMcollab.
Trimble?and?Totalmobile, a field service management software specialist, have been awarded a contract from civil engineering joint venture Eiffage Kier Ferrovial BAM (EKFB) to support its transportation and logistics operations on the HS2?the UK?s new low-carbon, high-speed rail project. Trimble and Totalmobile have developed an innovative vehicle management booking system and integrated inventory management system that will enable EKFB to monitor, manage and analyze the status and location of its subcontractors? vehicles and inventory in real-time.
Petronas?has invested in agriculture technology startup Braintree Technologies that develops artificial intelligence-driven robots for farm automation, often associated with smart farming.
TietoEVRY?has entered into an agreement with IoT services company Haltian for the sale of its Empathic Building business, which focuses on smart office solutions.
Infor?expands cloud-based construction solution to support industry?s push into property management.
Faithful+Gould and?Atkins, members of the SNC-Lavalin Group, were awarded a contract from the Georgia Institute of Technology to provide 5D Building Information Modeling Scheduling & Cost Estimating Services to support Georgia Tech?s Facilities Department.
Land O?Lakes?and?Microsoft?announced a multiyear strategic alliance to pioneer new innovations in agriculture and enhance the supply chain, expand sustainability practices for farmers and the food system, and close the rural broadband gap.
LTTS?has launched its latest and enhanced version of the i-BEMS solution on Microsoft Azure to transform buildings into future-ready smart campuses.
Autodesk?s second investment in Factory_OS, a modular construction startup tackling the affordable housing crisis. Their model applies a manufacturing-influenced approach to homebuilding, production of housing on assembly lines lowers prices by an estimated 20 percent, building them 40 percent faster and with 70 percent less material waste.
Bayer?and?Temasek?unveil innovative new company, Unfold, focused on developing breakthroughs in vertical farming. It will focus on innovation in vegetable varieties with the goal of lifting the vertical farming space to the next level of quality, efficiency and sustainability.
Autodesk?to acquire AI-Powered construction software provider Pype.
Autodesk?invests in Bridgit, a leading construction workforce planning software company.