All Hail Breaks Loose: Can Shock Waves Stop Hail Season?

Hail season: there’s no stopping it, though many have tried. In 14th century Europe, people thought they could prevent a hailstorm from occurring by ringing church bells or firing cannons. This belief lasted into the 19th and 20th centuries with the use of hail cannons, which create shock waves thatRead More

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Could You Earn an ‘A’ in Construction Safety?

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), part of the U.S. Department of Labor, has announced its fourth annual National Fall Prevention Safety Stand-Down from May 8 through 12. This week, OSHA is encouraging companies and workers to pause the workday and take the time to discuss safety on theRead More

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How to CONSTRUCT™ Faster Growth for Your Roofing Business

Many roofing professionals know EagleView® for the most reliably accurate roof measurement reports. With measurements based on high-quality Pictometry® imagery, EagleView reports save roofers time measuring in the field, allowing them to deliver more accurate measurements and improve margins during the bidding process. When roofing contractors spend less time measuring,Read More

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EagleView® Welcomes OmniEarth Through Acquisition

EagleView® has acquired OmniEarth, a developer of machine learning technologies and decision-making tools for the water resource management, energy, and insurance markets. Founded in May 2014, OmniEarth helps solve problems through image processing and predictive property data analytics. Much of the work that OmniEarth does aligns with EagleView’s mission: toRead More

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EagleView® Accelerates Machine Learning Development with Acquisition of OmniEarth

Leading provider of aerial imagery and data analytics expands data extraction capabilities for local government, insurance and infrastructure sectors.  Bothell, WA (April 26, 2017) – EagleView®, the leading provider of aerial imagery and data analytics for government and commercial industries, is proud to announce the acquisition of OmniEarth, developer ofRead More

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4 Spring Home Maintenance Projects That Will Keep Contractors Busy This Season

Spring is in the air – and for some contractors, the warmer temperatures might signal an upswing in business. The uncharacteristic winter weather in the United States may have been milder than usual, but that doesn’t mean that property owners didn’t need home repairs. Typical winter damage can manifest asRead More

Essential spring home maintenance tip: check the attic for freeloaders.

8 Crucial Tasks Property Insurance Professionals Can Complete Without Leaving the Office

Some say a picture is worth a thousand words, but with Pictometry® imagery from EagleView®, images have even more value for property insurance professionals. That’s especially true for insurance claim adjusters, who need to evaluate a property after the owners file a claim, and underwriters, who need to see allRead More

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One Simple Way to Improve Residential Roofing Safety

With spring here, roofing contractors are preparing for the rush of jobs that comes with the warmer weather. But before climbing up onto prospective customers’ roofs, contractors should keep a few things in mind about residential roofing safety. Homeowners need to make decisions quickly when it comes to roof repairsRead More

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Energy Infrastructure: The 2017 ASCE Grade Is In

Every four years, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) releases its Infrastructure Report Card for the United States. The grade from the ASCE indicates the overall integrity of the nation’s roads, schools, drinking water, and energy infrastructure, among other categories. This month, the ASCE published its latest assessment. AsRead More

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