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Tuesday, January 22nd, 2008

Bentley BE Conference: Call for Presentations

PR – Bentley invites you and your peers to be part of BE Conference 2008 in Baltimore, Md., May 28 – 30, 2008. We are currently seeking submissions for both agenda presentations and BE Awards of Excellence. Your organization’s involvement in these two programs will help Bentley illustrate the challenge and success in advancing the

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2008

Russian Railways Wins $800 Million Saudi Project

PR – Russian Railways announced on Monday it had won an $800 million tender to build a 520-km (323-mile) rail line in Saudi Arabia. “The company received an official letter of invitation to talks today from the Saudi Finance Ministry for a contract worth around $800 million,” the Russian railroad monopoly’s press service said. The

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2008

Bentley Acquires Hevacomp, Ltd., Expanding Portfolio of Software to Improve Performance of Buildings

PR – Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced that it has acquired Hevacomp, Ltd., a Sheffield, England-based leading provider of building services design software dedicated to improving the performance of buildings. Included in its portfolio is software for energy analysis, heating and cooling load calculations, pipe and duct sizing, and electrical system design and product catalogs.

Monday, January 21st, 2008

USGS Awards Global Marketing Insights with a Contract to Study African Remote Sensing Market

PR – The U.S. Geological Survey, has awarded Global Marketing Insights, Inc. a contract to complete a market research study of the African Remote Sensing Market in aerial and satellite data technologies.

Monday, January 21st, 2008

Blue Marble Offers Additional Geographic Calculator 7.0 Webinars in Response to User Demand

PR — Due to a fantastic response to a free web demonstration of Geographic Calculator v7.0, Blue Marble Geographics ( has opted to add two additional free web demonstrations of Geographic Calculator v7.0.  The added presentations will take place on Friday, February 1, and Tuesday, February 5, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. EST.  Space is limited,

Monday, January 21st, 2008

Point Carbon Special Report: 2007 Carbon Market in Review

PR – Point Carbon, a world-leading provider of independent analysis and consulting services for governments and companies in the global power, gas and carbon markets, published a report today announcing an impressive 80 percent growth in the cash value of the global carbon markets. The special issue titled, “2007 Carbon Market in Review,” attributes the

Monday, January 21st, 2008

TEP Enlists as Founding Member of The Climate Registry

PR – Tucson Electric Power (TEP) has become a Founding Reporter of The Climate Registry, joining 57 other companies, governments and organizations that have volunteered to share information about greenhouse gas emissions. The Climate Registry is a non-profit organization established to measure and publicly report greenhouse gas emissions in a common, accurate and transparent manner

Monday, January 21st, 2008

Raser Technologies and Merrill Lynch Agree to a 155 MW Geothermal Development Financing Program

PR – Raser Technologies, Inc. (NYSE Arca: RZ) announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Merrill Lynch for the structuring and financing of up to 155 megawatts (MW) of Raser’s geothermal power plants. The partnership contemplates non-recourse project financing for up to 155 MW of geothermal power projects, including a commitment letter

Monday, January 21st, 2008

Slovenian Railways Orders Siemens Locomotives Worth EUR 48 Million

PR – Slovenian Railways (Slovenske Zelenice SZ) has exercised an option from its 2004 supply contract and placed an order for twelve Eurosprinter type locomotives with Siemens Mobility. This new order is worth EUR 48 million. In a ceremony attended by Radovan Žerjav, Slovenian Minister of Transport, both Tomaz Schara, General Director of Slovenian Railways,

Sunday, January 20th, 2008

TerraGo Technologies Becomes Independent Software Vendor Partner to Autodesk

PR – Today, TerraGo Technologies, the leading provider of geospatial data distribution and collaboration solutions, announced its partnership with Autodesk, a world leader in design innovation technology, as an Independent Software Vendor (ISV). TerraGo Technologies will offer Map2PDF, the software used to create GeoPDF files, for AutoCAD Map 3D customers. TerraGo Technologies solutions are designed