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Thursday, July 24th, 2008

UNIGIS Distance Learning in Central Asia

PR – UNIGIS MSc and professional certificate programmes are now offered in Central Asia through the UNIGIS (www.unigis.net) study centre at the Kyrgyz State University for Construction, Transportation and Architecture (KSUCTA) in Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic. 

Thursday, July 24th, 2008

Blom Signs 12-year Agreement With ImageTree

PR – Blom has signed an agreement with North American company ImageTree Corporation, giving ImageTree the rights to use Blom’s patented technology for airborne laser in forestland management. The agreement has a 12-year duration. – The agreement further solidifies our position on the American market, says Jan Bistrøm, Managing Director of Blom Kartta OY (Blom’s

Thursday, July 24th, 2008

IGN France Choose Radius Clarity for New Generalisation Project

PR – Institut Geographique National (IGN) France is the French national mapping agency whose mission is to describe the national territory and its land cover, using this for any relevant representations and transmitting the corresponding information. IGN offers a wide range of geographical information services and products to local authorities and government departments, businesses and

Thursday, July 24th, 2008

Colorado Water District Begins MOSAIC AMR Deployment

PR – Pagosa Area Water and Sanitation District in Pagosa Springs, Colo., has commenced its project to install Datamatic’s advanced MOSAIC Automated Meter Reading system throughout its service territory. Datamatic has been a leading utility technology partner since 1980 and supports 500 customers worldwide.

Thursday, July 24th, 2008

UGI’s Broad Mountain Project to Generate Green Power

PR – UGI Corporation (NYSE:UGI) announced today that one of its subsidiaries will soon be generating nearly 11 megawatts of electricity using recovered landfill methane gas. The Broad Mountain project is located at a Hegins, PA landfill owned and operated by Commonwealth Environmental Systems, L.P. UGI Energy Services, Inc., with headquarters in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania, is

Thursday, July 24th, 2008

Técnicas Reunidas Group Selects Intergraph

PR – Técnicas Reunidas Group, Spain’s largest engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company dedicated to the oil and gas, refining, petrochemical, energy and infrastructure industries, has chosen the Intergraph® SmartPlant® Enterprise solutions suite and signed a long-term software agreement for its engineering design and data management projects.

Thursday, July 24th, 2008

New ArcGIS Extension from ITT Visual Information Solutions and ESRI Supports NITF

PR – ITT Visual Information Solutions today released NITF for ArcGIS, a National Imagery Transmission Format (NITF) extension for ESRI’s ArcGIS platform

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2008

New ESRI Book Building a GIS: System Architecture Design Strategies for Managers Released

PR — Launching a geographic information system (GIS) involves more than investing in GIS software and a bank of computers. Organizations must first design the system infrastructure, a process succinctly spelled out in Building a GIS: System Architecture Design Strategies for Managers, new from ESRI Press.

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2008

Siemens Mobility to Continue Manufacturing in Germany

PR – Within the context of its “Mobility in Motion” program, the Siemens Mobility Division intends to reorganize its manufacturing activities in Europe. The aim is to make its business operations competitive over the long term. As announced, approximately 1,800 jobs are to be cut in engineering and manufacturing worldwide. Siemens means to give up

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2008

Built Environment Conference Success Demonstrates Value of Engineering Simulation

PR – ANSYS, Inc.  today announced that the first European Built Environment CAE Conference (EBECC), hosted by ANSYS in London in June, was a resounding success. Attendees from some of the most influential civil engineering and built environment organizations — including the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE), Ingeciber, Mott MacDonald, Hilson Moran, ARUP