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Friday, August 31st, 2007

Campbell Scientific Provides UK Met Office Weather Stations

PRESS RELEASE — The UK Met Office has awarded the contract to replace the network of more than 190 automatic weather stations to a partnership between Campbell Scientific Ltd, whose weather stations are already used in large networks around the world and system integrator CSE-Servelec. Campbell’s weather stations will integrate with telemetry and software from

Friday, August 31st, 2007

Hach LDO Now Available on New Hydrolab Series 5 Instruments

Hach Environmental is excited to announce the release the new Series 5 platform of water quality instruments. This new platform offers Hach LDO (Luminescent Dissolved Oxygen) as a sensor option. With Hach’s industry-best LDO technology on a Hydrolab Series 5 sonde, you never have any DO membranes to replace, DO calibrations last longer than ever

Friday, August 31st, 2007

ESI closes $3 Million Non-Brokered Private Placement

E.S.I. Environmental Sensors Inc. (“ESI”, the “Company”) is pleased to announce the closing of a non- brokered private placement of 7,500,000 units (“Units”) at $0.40 per Unit to raise gross proceeds of up to $3,000,000CAD. Each Unit will consist of one common share and one common share purchase warrant (a “Warrant”). Each Warrant will be

Friday, August 31st, 2007

Leica Geosystems ATHENA Program

Leica Geosystems announces the further continuation of its successful ATHENA Program a formalized purchase scheme designed to help Universities, Research Organisations and UNAVCO members to better facilitate the use of GNSS Reference Station and Structural Monitoring technology for both teaching and scientific research purposes.

Friday, August 31st, 2007

UK Summer 2007 – A Wet Season

This summer looks set to have been the wettest since UK rainfall records began in 1914, Met Office figures revealed today. Provisional rainfall figures (up to 28 August) show that the UK as a whole had 358.5 mm of rain, just beating the previous record of 358.4 mm in 1956. However, since it is such a narrow

Thursday, August 30th, 2007

Guy Perkins Joins Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging

With the recent acquisition of Earth Resource Mapping (ER Mapper), Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging is pleased to announce that Guy Perkins, former CEO, will join the executive management team as Vice President, Global Services. The acquisition further enhances Leica Geosystems’ enterprise delivery capabilities with geospatial image processing tools for preparing, managing, compressing and deploying imagery.

Thursday, August 30th, 2007

Delivery Release ArcFM UT V9.2

The following products from the ArcFM™ UT product family will be released for delivery (as from build 316), based on ArcGIS 9.2: ArcFM UT Editor 9.2.0 ArcFM UT Alpha 9.2.0 ArcFM UT Viewer 9.2.0 ArcFM UT Base 9.2.0 ArcFM UT is a GIS solution for cross-sector use in utilities, which is able to work with

Wednesday, August 29th, 2007

EU Plans Study on the Impact of Climate Change on European Forests

The European Commission has launched a call for tender for a study on the impact of climate change on European forests and options for adaptation. The study should improve the Commission’s understanding of the potential implications of the climate change process for the EU forestry, and of their possibilities to adapt to its impacts in

Wednesday, August 29th, 2007

European Commission Seeks Contractor to Study Agriculture Modelling

The European Commission launched a call for tender for a study on modelling work in the field of agriculture. The Commission’s Directorate-General for Agriculture and Rural Development (DG AGRI) has been using the European Simulation Model (ESIM) as a tool for economic analyses. It is a partial equilibrium model which represents the agricultural sectors of

Wednesday, August 29th, 2007

Full-Color Topographic Maps Compatible for the First Time with Handheld GPS

Two of the outdoor industry’s leaders in mapping and navigation, Magellan and National Geographic, today announced an alliance that will make National Geographic’s award-winning, full-color topography maps fully compatible with handheld GPS receivers for the first time. Beginning this fall, Magellan will become the first GPS manufacturer to offer full, onscreen compatibility, usage and display