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Sunday, June 1st, 2008

Technische Werke Friedrichshafen Selects Bentley Software for New Multi-Utility GIS

PR — Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced that Technische Werke Friedrichshafen (TWF), a regional multi-utility in southern Germany supplying electricity, gas, water, and heat to 36,000 energy users, has implemented a geographic information system (GIS) based on Bentley sisNET. The new system, which also uses Bentley sisFLOW, Bentley PowerMap Field, Bentley sisVIEW, Bentley sisIMS, and Bentley

Sunday, June 1st, 2008

Bentley Announces Winners of 2008 BE Awards of Excellence

PR — Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced the winners of the 2008 BE Awards of Excellence, which honor the extraordinary work of Bentley users improving and sustaining the world’s infrastructure. Seventeen projects in the professional portion of the program received BE Awards during the BE Conference in Baltimore. These projects set benchmarks and showcase the

Sunday, June 1st, 2008

Preparations for Launch of Five Satellites Move Into High Gear

PR — The wait is almost over – the expectation of an imminent launch adds excitement to the RapidEye Team these days, as the constellation of five earth observation satellites sits ready in a clean room in Surrey, U.K. waiting to be shipped to the launch site in Baikonur, Kazakhstan.

Sunday, June 1st, 2008

Bentley Named No. 2 Provider of Geospatial Software in Second Consecutive Study

PR — Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced that it has been named the world’s No. 2 provider of geospatial software in a second consecutive Daratech research study. “Bentley’s successful strategy of advancing GIS for infrastructure has resonated with the user community and enabled this fast-growing provider of software for the world’s infrastructure to once again

Sunday, June 1st, 2008

Spectra Precision Introduces Rugged Data Collector and New Field

PR — Spectra Precision announced today the addition of the Spectra Precision® Nomad™ data collector running its new Field Surveyor 2.0 field software for its FOCUS® 10 Total Stations and EPOCH® 25 GPS Systems. The rugged data collector and new field software solution provides increased functionality for surveying applications including topographic data collection, staking and

Sunday, June 1st, 2008

Trimble Introduces Innovative GNSS Reference Sensor for Infrastructure and Network Applications

PR — Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) today introduced an innovative Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) reference sensor for infrastructure and network applications —the Trimble® NetR3™ GNSS reference sensor. Designed to seamlessly integrate into any Trimble VRS™ (Virtual Reference Station) network or other infrastructure application, the Trimble NetR3 offers a new option for tracking and streaming data.

Sunday, June 1st, 2008

Croatia Taps Trimble to Provide a Nationwide GNSS Infrastructure Network

PR — Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) announced today it has been chosen by the Central Financing and Contracting Unit (CFCU) at the Croatian Ministry of Finance to supply 31 Trimble® NetR5™ Reference Stations, 31 Trimble Zephyr Geodetic™ antennas and Trimble VRS™ (Virtual Reference Station) technology to establish a nationwide Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) infrastructure network for

Sunday, June 1st, 2008

Hazus Users Conference Builds on Success

PR — The year 2008 marks an important crossroads in the development and use of HAZUS-MH.  New technology — including the Comprehensive Data Management System (CDMS) and Web-based portals — has been rolled out in 2008.  Innovative approaches to training and outreach are now being offered to an expanding audience.  And HAZUS-MH is playing a

Sunday, June 1st, 2008

WhiteStar to Demonstrate Mapping Solutions for Wind Energy Industry at WindPower 2008 Conference

PR — WhiteStar Corp., a supplier of digital cartographic data and services to the energy industry, will demonstrate its custom digital elevation models (DEMs) and ‘Unlimited Access’ mapping products as well as its PolyBuilder™ web service next week at the WindPower 2008 Conference in Houston.

Friday, May 30th, 2008

RapidEye: Preparations for Launch of Five Satellites Move Into High Gear

PR – The wait is almost over – the expectation of an imminent launch adds excitement to the RapidEye Team these days, as the constellation of five earth observation satellites sits ready in a clean room in Surrey, U.K. waiting to be shipped to the launch site in Baikonur, Kazakhstan.