Sensors and Systems
Breaking News
The 2018 Commercial UAV Expo, Incorporating Drone World Expo, to be Held in October in Las Vegas
LAS VEGAS, NV – Following the acquisition of Drone...
Martin Instrument and Western Data Systems (WDS) Announce Merger to Create AllTerra Central
AUSTIN, Texas – Martin Instrument and Western Data Systems...
Drone Delivery Canada to Expand Testing Program to The United States of America
TORONTO – Drone Delivery Canada ‘DDC or the Company’...

Corporate News

Thursday, December 27th, 2007

It’s sensors next in Rolta’s defence line-up

Rolta India is planning to set up a sensor manufacturing plant even as it aims to touch the Rs 1,000 crore turnover mark by the end of financial year 2007-08. The plant, to be set up in Mumbai, is expected to have around Rs 400 crore worth of production capacity to begin with. The manufacturing

Monday, December 24th, 2007

ESRI Joins Gridwise Alliance

PR – ESRI has become a member of the GridWise Alliance to support developing technologies for the nation’s energy system. ESRI, the world’s leading developer of geographic information system (GIS) software, will work together with other GridWise Alliance members to advocate change and promote new policies. Founded in 2003, the GridWise Alliance is a consortium of

Monday, December 24th, 2007

China’s first high speed train ready for shipment

PR – The first vehicles of the Velaro CN eight-car train, China’s first high speed train, have meanwhile been loaded on board a ship in Bremerhaven. In all, sixty such trains were ordered by Chinese Railways in 2006 from Siemens and its Chinese partner Tangshan Locomotive & Rolling Stock Works. Three of those sixty units

Saturday, December 22nd, 2007

Siemens receives orders to expand metro systems in Shanghai and Guangzhou

PR – A consortium made up of Siemens and its Chinese partner, CSR Zhuzhou Electric Locomotive (ZELC), has been awarded the contract for two further metro projects in China. The orders are worth a total of EUR 431 million. In Shanghai, Siemens Transportation Systems (TS) and ZELC are to supply EUR 289 million worth of

Saturday, December 22nd, 2007

Océ to sell Océ Document Technologies GmbH to Captaris

PR – Oce; N.V. and Captaris, Inc. have reached agreement on the sale and purchase of Océ Document Technologies GmbH ) based in Konstanz (Germany). The closing of the transaction is expected to take place in January 2008 and is subject to certain closing conditions. ODT is a provider of software and solutions for document

Thursday, December 20th, 2007

ESA and EC take major step forward in GMES

PR – ESA and the European Commission have signed a €48 million grant that will allow the space agency to ensure the coordinated and timely supply of satellite-based Earth Observation data for the preoperational phase of GMES from 2008 to 2010. The signing of the grant marks the first real cooperation between the two in

Thursday, December 20th, 2007

Latest Release of ArcGIS Explorer Now Available

PR — ESRI announced today the latest release of ArcGIS Explorer.  The new version (ArcGIS Explorer 440) includes more ways to customize your maps, efficient methods of communicating information about features on your custom maps, and instantaneous navigation to target areas around the globe.

Thursday, December 20th, 2007

Mississippi’s Geospatial Cluster Excels in 2007 with Economic Growth, Collaborations, Awards

PR — The Enterprise for Innovative Geospatial Solutions (EIGS) is pleased to recognize the achievements of 2007 for Mississippi’s geospatial cluster. The cluster includes 30 private companies as well as university research programs, state agencies, and complementary partner programs.

Thursday, December 20th, 2007

Trimble Partners With FleetCor to Introduce FuelGuard Reporting for Mobile Resource Management

Trimble today introduced its FuelGuard(TM) reporting feature, a suite of fuel management reports for improved Mobile Resource Management (MRM). Trimble’s FuelGuard reporting feature combines FleetCor MasterCard fuel purchase information with Trimble’s TrimWeb(TM) fleet productivity services enabling operators to more easily identify the fueling of unauthorized vehicles on company-issued fuel cards. The FuelGuard reporting feature also

Thursday, December 20th, 2007

Initiate Systems Teams with Pitney Bowes Group 1 Software

PR — Initiate Systems, Inc., and Group 1 Software, Inc., a Pitney Bowes company , today announced a strategic alliance to jointly market a master data management (MDM) solution. This solution will comprise the Initiate Master Data Service™ Platform for accurate matching and linking of data and Pitney Bowes’ Group 1 customer data quality