Geospatial Data

Geospatial data is data that has a geographic component to it. This means that the records in a dataset have locational information tied to them such as geographic data in the form of coordinates, address, or city. GIS data is a form of geospatial data. Other geospatial data can originate from GPS data, satellite imagery, and geotagging.

July 25, 2019

CHAIN to Share Vision of Construction 2.0 at RICS BIM Conference 2019

As a keen advocate of Building Information Modeling (BIM) technology, CHAIN Technology Development has joined the RICS BIM Conference for a consecutive year. This year, CHAIN participated in a panel discussion to share its experience on using BIM to achieve construction management efficiency and its vision for the “Construction 2.0” strategy. The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors … Continue reading
March 15, 2019

BIM Set as Strong Engine for Construction Project Strategy and Governance

The global demand for Building Information Modelling (BIM) has been consistently strong with forecast of continuous exponential growth. The trend is specifically obvious in Hong Kong with the SAR Government imposed mandatory adoption of BIM for all centrally-funded architectural work. Recent scandals involving several public works in Hong Kong have … Continue reading
February 28, 2019

Hong Kong’s Budget Calls for Adoption of Innovative Technology to Prep for Smart City

The 2019-20 Budget recently released by the HKSAR Government, is a wakeup call for the construction industry. With Smart City Blueprint on hand, the government is pushing the industry forward to adopt innovative technology to gear up for the rapid transformation of the society and the digitisation of works supervision … Continue reading
January 8, 2019
CHAIN Received Certificate of Merit at Hong Kong Awards for Industries 2018

CHAIN Recognized for Technological Achievement at 2018 Hong Kong Awards for Industries

CHAIN Technology Development has garnered the 2018 Hong Kong Awards for Industries (HKAI): Technological Achievement Certificate of Merit for its ground-breaking Smart City technology. HKAI is one of the leading awards organizations honoring outstanding performance and achievements of Hong Kong enterprises, which was officiated by the Chief Executive of the HKSAR — Mrs Carrie … Continue reading
July 25, 2018
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CHAIN to Share Surveying Insights on RICS-HKIBIM BIM Conference 2018

Building Information Modeling (BIM) is a hot topic in Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) Industry, which is also one of the core technologies CHAIN Technology Development devoted to develop. CHAIN was thrilled to be invited to share its surveying experience using BIM at RICS-HKIBIM BIM Conference 2018. The Hong Kong Institute … Continue reading