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Wednesday, June 11th, 2008

AT&T Announces $37.5 Million Contract to Deploy Global Technology Solution for NPOESS

PR — AT&T Government Solutions, a business unit of AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T), has been awarded a nine-year contract extension worth up to $37.5 million by Raytheon Company to build a single global network for the National Polar-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System (NPOESS). NPOESS is the next-generation polar-orbiting operational environmental monitoring system for military and

Wednesday, June 11th, 2008

Better Mapping Seminars to Promote Good Practice Throughout the UK

PR – The Association for Geographic Information (AGI) and The British Cartographic Society (BCS) are pleased to announce 4 joint events to be held around the UK in July 2008.

Wednesday, June 11th, 2008

AGI GeoCommunity ’08 Programme Announced

PR – AGI is pleased to announce that the AGI GeoCommunity Conference ’08 Programme is now available. The AGI Conference Committee recently met over a two day period at the conference venue in Stratford-Upon-Avon to mark the large number of conference abstracts submitted and assemble a programme. The outcome, a packed agenda of high quality

Wednesday, June 11th, 2008

New EPA Directors Appointed by Government

PR – The Environmental Protection Agency is pleased to announce the appointment, by government, of Mr Micheál Ó Cinnéide as Director of the Environmental Protection Agency, and the reappointment of Mr Larry Stapleton as Director for a second term. Dr Mary Kelly, Director General of the EPA, today welcomed the appointments, which are full-time executive

Tuesday, June 10th, 2008

Twenty-First Century Plant Hunter Survey UK National Trust Gardens

PR – The UK’s biggest ever plant hunt began this May when gardeners and volunteers at Killerton in Devon kicked off a survey that will cover tens of thousands of plants at more than eighty significant National Trust gardens.

Tuesday, June 10th, 2008

Special Installation to Mark the Launch of the London Festival of Architecture

PR – Foster + Partners is designing and then erecting, with the help of the public, a special installation to mark the launch of the 2008 London Festival of Architecture (LFA) on Saturday 21 June. Part of the LFA’s Kensington, Chelsea and Knightsbridge Hub, the structure will be constructed and dismantled on Exhibition Road in

Tuesday, June 10th, 2008

3D Laser Mapping Arms Robots with Laser Vision

PR – 3D Laser Mapping is helping pioneer research into intelligent field mapping robots.  The UK firm’s laser scanning technology can create highly detailed 3D visualisations of the surroundings so that robots can make intelligent decisions in virtual real time.  As a result of a partnership with Reutech Radar Systems, 3D Laser Mapping has supplied

Tuesday, June 10th, 2008

Yotta DCL Provides a Clear View of Conwy’s Highway Assets

PR – Conwy County Borough Council has chosen Yotta DCL’s cutting edge automatic inventory surveying service to help update its asset inventory register. Yotta DCL will survey Conwy’s entire 1700km network of county roads using its innovative YAV 1 digital asset capture survey vehicle. Armed with survey data for carriageway, footway, gullies, signs, channel blocks

Tuesday, June 10th, 2008

New Managing Director in Kampsax India Ltd.

PR – As of 9 May 2008, Jotham Vizard has been appointed Managing Director for Kampsax India Ltd. (KIL). Jotham Vizard comes from COWI in Denmark where he acted as Chief Project Manager for the Ports and Harbours business unit.

Tuesday, June 10th, 2008

Mike McKay – New Managing Director at COWI UK

PR – Born and educated in Canada, Mike joined the Canadian Army where he acquired his basic survey and mapping skills. He was able to advance his education at Victoria University while working for the British Columbia government as a photogrammetrist.