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The real «headless rider», autonomous T-Pod truck, which has not the driver and the cabin, entered the roads of Sweden. The truck is designed to deliver goods within the industrial zone. The first fully self-driving truck without any drivers is allowed to operate on public roads. Tests will continue until the end of 2020.   ...
The Far Eastern federal district occupies more than a third of Russia's territory – about 6.2 million square km. It is the largest of all federal districts of the country, but only 4% of the country's population lives here. The population density of the Far Eastern federal district is only 1 person per 1 square km ... ...

Market analysis

   
According to Rosstat, the average cost of a fixed set of consumer goods and services for inter-regional comparison of the population's purchasing capacity in Russia amounted to 15 222.1 rubles as of the end of September 2018. Over the year (from September 2017) its cost increased by 3.5%. At the same time, its cost fell by 0.2% on August 2017... ...

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TOP-20 infrastructure facilities under construction in the Volga federal district

The National Industrial Information Agency updated the quarterly «Infrastructure projects in Russian regions» report.
As of the first quarter of 2019 the total investment in the construction of infrastructure facilities (except road construction) amounted to 5 369. 6 billion rubles...


GIS-solutions


DV-GIS, v.2.1

GIS-solutions are customized software products that take into account specifics of the field of activity of each particular customer. This is a unique development that best meets the goals and objectives of customers.

GIS-solutions are developed based on the technical specifications of the customer. Depending on their content the following GIS components are selected:
- maps. GIS-solution parameters selected directly affect the required map detailing and dimensions ...

Drone technology

The real «headless rider», autonomous T-Pod truck, which has not the driver and the cabin, entered the roads of Sweden. The truck is designed to deliver goods within the industrial zone. The first fully self-driving truck without any drivers is allowed to operate on public roads. Tests will continue until the end of 2020.   ...

Satellite navigation

At the meeting on May 16 the Russian government will consider the bill on ratification of the agreement with China on cooperation in the field of GLONASS and Beidou systems for peaceful purposes. The agreement was signed on November 7, 2018 in Beijing. ...

Space

The last of «Meteor» meteorological satellites, the radar «Meteor-M» No. 3, will not be created as a sufficiently large number of Russian satellites have similar capabilities. Now there are two devices in the orbit – «Meteor-M» No. 1 and «Meteor-M» No. 2 and the first one works with restrictions as it was launched long ago – in 2009. ...

Transport

Volvo Cars makes connected technologies to be available in Europe as the next step to improve the road safety. These technologies allow the company's vehicles to communicate with each other and warn drivers of nearby slippery road sections ... ...

Cartography

The open part of the regional «GIS of the Rostov region» information system contains a large number of tools providing users with the ability to view and analyze information resources, create their own geospatial data. ...

Forestry and agriculture

The new approach using drones will make it possible to assess the degree of damage of the Siberian fir by the bark beetle. Bark beetle invasion causes catastrophic damage to fir forests in Russia, especially in the Far East and Central Siberia. ...

Legislation

The relevant Resolution of cabinet of Ministers was approved on April 11, 2019. The document was published on the official Internet portal of legal information. The document amended the requirements for the order of creation, development, commissioning, operation and decommissioning of state information systems ... ...

Automotive industry

UAZ Profi will receive an extended version. The new version of the model is equipped with elongated frame, which results in the vehicle wheelbase increase by 65 cm – up to 4.15 m. The length of the cargo platform grew by 1 m and now is 4.1 m. The vehicle curb weight increased by 300 kg, but the gross weight still does not exceed 3.5 t. ...

_Ecology

In 2019 scientists of the Komarov Botanical Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences will begin monitoring the Arctic ecology by studying changes in the plant covers of these territories. This method has the greatest efficiency and will improve the Arctic environmental system. ...

Market analysis

   

Infografics

 

Oil and gas pipelines under construction

According to data for 2018, the total investment in infrastructure facilities construction (excluding road infrastructure) amounted to 5 595.94 billion rubles, of which the construction of oil and gas pipelines accounted for 14% or 775.32 billion rubles.
The map shows the largest current projects on the construction of oil and gas pipelines (from 0.5 billion rubles), implemented in different regions of Russia as of January 1, 2019 ...