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London, 11 April 2019. Corporations and civil government agencies will be forced to spend $10.8bn on drone defence measures by 2039 if regulators do not enact strict regulations to stop the malicious use of drones. This is the key finding of a new report from drone market experts at independent research firm Verdantix. The analysis is based on the threat that Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) pose to 42,600 airports, data centres, industrial facilities, ports, power plants and prisons located in the US, Canada and the European Union.

New York, 2 April 2019. Independent research firm Verdantix has launched the nomination process for the 2019 EHS Innovation Awards. Award winners will be announced at the eighth Verdantix EHS Innovation Summit ‘Achieving EHS Excellence With Innovative Technologies’ taking place in Atlanta, Georgia 24th and 25th September 2019. Previous winners of the awards include Walmart, Kinder Morgan, Total, Johnson Controls, DHL, INEOS, Nestlé and UNHCR. Nominated firms and projects can be located anywhere in the world. 

London, March 26 2019. Twelve vendors – Enablon, Intelex, Cority, Velocity EHS, Sphera, UL, Gensuite, SAI Global, ETQ, Enviance, IsoMetrix and Quentic – lead the market for environment, health and safety (EHS) software reflecting the highly competitive market environment. Independent research firm Verdantix assessed the capabilities of the 23 most prominent vendors in the market on their ability to meet customer demands to manage risks and improve business performance across EHS impact areas.

London, March 11 2019. Six IWMS vendors – ARCHIBUS, FM:Systems, IBM, Planon, Spacewell and Trimble – lead the market for Integrated Workplace Management Systems (IWMS) but face strong competition in this rapidly evolving market where every vendor is raising its investments and ambition levels. Independent research firm Verdantix assessed the capabilities of the 16 most prominent vendor solutions available on the market on their ability to meet customer demands to centralise data and drive operational excellence.

London, 25 February 2019. The global market for connected worker devices will grow from $402 million in 2019 to $4.3 billion in 2039, according to a ground-breaking forecast from independent research firm Verdantix. The compound annual growth rate of 13% is good news for financial investors who have funded connected worker device vendors, such as Guardhat which recently received $20 million in funding for their wearable device platform, and innovators in the sector such as Blackline Safety, Honeywell, Everbridge, Vault Intelligence, Kenzen and Industrial Scientific.