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Tuesday, March 31st, 2009

Autodesk Launches Online Site For Millions of AutoCAD Users

PR – Autodesk, Inc. today announced the AutoCAD Exchange, an online destination for AutoCAD users to connect and learn from experts, provide feedback to the product developers, and access professional tools that can help them do their jobs better. The online community is rich with original multimedia content, including an entertaining video series about “working

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009

1Spatial Becomes Platinum Sponsor of CC The Exchange

PR – 1Spatial is very pleased to announce their sponsorship and involvement with this prestigious international event. As a systems supplier to Ordnance Survey and a number of regional and national mapping and cadastre agencies (NMCAs) worldwide, 1Spatial is supporting this version of the Cambridge Conference.

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009

Earthmine Launches New Hardware Platform; Unveils Partner Programs

earthmine, Inc., a street-level 3D mapping company, announced the immediate availability of their new data acquisition hardware platform today at SPAR 2009, allowing for the collection of high quality data in any type of environment around the world.  At the same time, the company unveiled two new partner programs designed to support customer data collection

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009

Green Wave in Muenster: Adaptive Signal Control from Siemens

PR – “Public Transport – Making the right Mobility Choices” is this year’s slogan for the international UITP trade fair for rapid transit in Vienna organized by the UITP (Union Internationale des Transports Publics), the International Association of Public Transport. For the first time, the Siemens Mobility Division will be presenting solutions not only for

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009

IGNSS 2009 Symposium Prospectus & Exhibition Floor Plan Now Available

The International Global Navigation Satellite Systems Society Inc (IGNSS) 2009 Symposium and Exhibition will be held at the Holiday Inn, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia from December 1 through December 3, 2009

Monday, March 30th, 2009

2010 Games Officials Eye Global Warming Costs

REUTERS — The Winter Games in Vancouver are expected to create about 300,000 tonnes of carbon emissions. The Vancouver Organizing Committee said it is in talks with carbon offset management companies it hopes will help sponsor the cost of buying credits, which it said is running between C$10 and C$20 a tonne. Read More

Monday, March 30th, 2009

NASA Debuts Unique Movie on a Sphere About Frozen Earth

NASA has created a unique "spherical" movie about Earth’s changing ice and snow cover as captured by NASA spacecraft. "Frozen," a 12-minute, narrated film, premieres at science centers and museums March 27.

Monday, March 30th, 2009

U.S. Climate Change Summit Sets Stage for National Response

A two-day summit on climate change that is bringing together top scientists, members of Congress, Obama administration officials, business leaders, state government officials, and representatives of nongovernmental organizations kicked off today at the National Academy of Sciences. The summit — which launches AMERICA’S CLIMATE CHOICES, an NAS project that will generate a series of congressionally

Monday, March 30th, 2009

FirstLook Used by more than 25,000 Renewable Energy Prospectors

3TIER® today announced that its FirstLook® Prospecting tool has more than 25,000 registered users who regularly access the Web site for wind and solar energy resource information. The free, online tool provides basic wind and solar resource data with dynamic, clickable high-resolution resource maps.

Monday, March 30th, 2009

$11.3 Million Contract Awarded to Intermap Technologies for Digital Mapping and Imagery Data

Intermap Technologies today announced that its Intermap Federal Services, Inc. subsidiary has received a USD $11.3 million contract to provide 3D digital elevation data and orthorectified radar imagery for an international project. The Company’s client will use the geospatial data for topographic map production, 3D visualization, and natural resources management.