CSIRO spin out moves closer to underground drone development

CSIRO spin out moves closer to underground drone development

Posted in Latest News, Technology Update//November 09, 2018

Autonomous drone start-up Emesent, led by former employees of CSIRO’s Data61 technology division, has received $3.5 million in capital investments for its Hovermap system.

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Fed Govt engages industry for $3.5B Roads of Strategic Importance initiative

Fed Govt engages industry for $3.5B Roads of Strategic Importance initiative

Posted in Industry News, Latest News//October 29, 2018

The Federal Government will meet with stakeholders in Broome to discuss the 10-year, $3.5 billion Roads of Strategic Importance (ROSI) initiative to link WA communities and essential services.

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Predictive water pipes project wins top science award

Predictive water pipes project wins top science award

Posted in Civil Works, Industry News, Latest News, Technology Update//September 03, 2018

CSIRO’s Data61 has won the Excellence in Data Science award at this year’s Eureka Prizes for an analytical tool that can make intelligent predictions about water pipe failures.

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New research identifies perils to people and nature from increase in global road construction

New research identifies perils to people and nature from increase in global road construction

Posted in Bridges, Environment, Industry News, Latest News, Up front//February 23, 2018

With research suggesting the global explosion of new road infrastructure is rife with economic, social and environmental dangers, Professor Bill Laurance from James Cook University says smarter infrastructure planning has a vital role to play.

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CSIRO’s Data61 partner with ZongMu Technology to help self-driving cars see

CSIRO’s Data61 partner with ZongMu Technology to help self-driving cars see

Posted in Industry News, Latest News, Technology Update//February 09, 2018

CSIRO has partnered with a Chinese tech company to find solutions to self-driving car issues.

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CSIRO report studies flood impact and rail-to-road feasibility

CSIRO report studies flood impact and rail-to-road feasibility

Posted in Asphalt Review, Industry News, Latest News, Traffic Management and Safety//November 29, 2017

CSIRO has released its TraNSIT agricultural report, which, alongside a comprehensive map of routes and costings across Australia's entire agricultural supply chain, also features a flood case study and rail-to-road scenarios.

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