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Information platform speeds airport credentialing process
The OnBase enterprise information platform has helped streamline the Customs and Border Protection application process at the Houston (Texas) Airport System.
Propane mowers enable Florida county to cut more with less
The Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces Department is maintaining more of its green space with less fuel and maintenance since switching from gasoline to propane mowers.
Report sees continued strength in the government market
Onvia’s latest quarterly procurement trends report shows a 5.4 percent increase in bidding opportunities at state, local and education agencies.
Water management system provides real-time data for Illinois water utility
Badger Meter’s BEACON Advanced Metering Analytics system provides near real-time water usage information to the EJ Water Cooperative and its customers.
Device takes workspace to the next level
The Pro Plus series from VARIDESK is suited for any public sector workspace. It’s a height-adjustable solution.
Co-op agreements can help meet fleet management needs
National Joint Powers Alliance recently awarded contracts in the Fleet Management and Related Technology Solutions category
NIGP Forum 2017: Connecting Procurement Communities
Mark your calendars: NIGP Forum 2017, the premier public procurement event, takes place August 27-30 in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Maker of fabric buildings will be at PWX Expo
ClearSpan Fabric Structures will be attending APWA’s PWX Expo from August 27 to August 30 in Orlando, Fla. At the show, the firm's specialists will be available to consult with attendees.
Underground sensors help measure surface flooding woes in Florida
Broward County, Fla., and nearby cities have developed a regional flood monitoring network that uses Ayyeka’s Wavelet devices along the intracoastal waterway to monitor tide conditions and sea levels.
Cost recovery data tool gets an update and upgrade
EquipmentWatch, a provider of data, software and insights for the heavy equipment industry, has just launched an update to its Cost Recovery product.
Training helps keep Show Me State workers aware of cyberthreats
A new security awareness training and education program is helping Missouri reach its goal of becoming a model and national leader in cybersecurity awareness.
South Carolina community gets city-wide infrastructure upgrades
Beaufort, S.C., is partnering with Johnson Controls to complete a citywide performance infrastructure and conservation project that’s expected to generate $5.4 million in savings over 15 years.
New cooperative contract announced for tractors, mowers and related products
U.S. Communities, a national cooperative purchasing program, has announced a new contract for tractors, mowing equipment, implements, parts and service.
Students design street sweeper wrap in Kansas
An Elgin Pelican street sweeper in Kansas now features an environmentally themed wrap that was designed by some fifth-grade students at New Stanley Elementary School. The students were the winners in a sweeper wrap design contest.
Durable truck body handles multiple tasks
The Aluminum Landscape body from Crysteel is suited for landscaping, groundskeeping, refuse/waste hauling tasks and recycling applications.