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Monday, March 9th, 2009

CarbonTools PRO Implements GML 3.2

The Carbon Project is pleased to announce support for Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) GML 3.2 in CarbonTools PRO, a geospatial software developer kit for the .NET framework.  This update allows programmers to build rich spatial data infrastructure (SDI) applications to support tomorrow’s transportation, infrastructure and environmental challenges.

Monday, March 9th, 2009

AeroGRID Supply PKT With Up to date Imagery of 11 Polish Cities

AeroGRID has supplied pkt.pl Polskie Książki Telefoniczne Sp. z o.o., Poland’s leading provider of online and offline business information with highly detailed aerial imagery of 11 major Polish cities: Warsaw, Poznan, Lodz, Krakow, Wroclaw, Katowice, Bydgoczsz, Szcezcin and Gdansk, Gydnia, Sopot. The imagery is already accessible on pkt.pl’s mapping portal www.mapy.pkt.pl.

Monday, March 9th, 2009

Future of Transport: Commission Stages Conference – Scenarios Next 40 Yrs

PR – Policy makers and top managers of the most important transport operators, manufacturers and logistic companies will gather in Brussels on 9-10 March at a conference convened by Vice President Tajani to discuss the future challenges for the transport sector and kick off the preparation of the 2010 White Paper on the Future of

Monday, March 9th, 2009

UK – Northwest Regional Strategy Open for Consultation

PR – The Regional Strategy for the Northwest provides a unique opportunity to bring together its spatial, economic, social and environmental strategies and build a new long term vision for the region. 

The goal is to produce an agreed strategy that will guide action and investment by Business, National and Local Government and the Voluntary

Sunday, March 8th, 2009

Sidwell to Provide Agricultural Assessment Solution to Traill County, ND

Traill County, North Dakota, has enlisted the professional GIS services of The Sidwell Company to aid its local assessment officials in the task of efficiently calculating soils valuations for agricultural parcels to meet new state-mandated agricultural assessment standards. Sidwell will provide the jurisdiction with agricultural parcel file development services by creating a digital GIS parcel

Sunday, March 8th, 2009

Blue Marble to Feature Raster Transformation Support at ASPRS Conference

Blue Marble Geographics (bluemarblegeo.com) is pleased to announce they will be exhibiting at the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing Conference in Baltimore, MD March 8th through March 13th. Come and visit booth 112 to learn why Blue Marble’s raster, vector and coordinate transformation technology is used worldwide by thousands of GIS analysts at

Sunday, March 8th, 2009

OGC Seeks Participants for Ocean Science Interoperability Experiment Phase II

The Open Geospatial Consortium Inc. (OGC®) will launch the second phase of an Interoperability Experiment on ocean science interoperability at a meeting (http://www.oostethys.org/oceansie2 ) on March 20, 2009. The initiators of the experiment seek participation by other organizations interested in interoperability among information systems used in ocean research. 

Sunday, March 8th, 2009

GIS Development Presented Geospatial Excellence Awards to 28 Organisations

GIS Development , the Geospatial media company felicitated twenty eight organisations from across the globe with the GIS Development Geospatial Excellence Awards at the Gala Dinner function of Map World Forum held on February 12, 2009 at Hyderabad, India. The ceremony was attended by more than 800 delegates.

Friday, March 6th, 2009

Land Information Ontario (LIO), Ministry of Natural Resources

PR – GeoConnections is pleased to invite you to a metadata webinar presented by Land Information Ontario, Ministry of Natural Resources. The objective of this webinar is to present to stakeholders the successes of the metadata promotional campaign project. Geospatial metadata provides the details surrounding the creation and ongoing maintenance of data. Well documented metadata

Friday, March 6th, 2009

SSTL Delivers on Russian KANOPUS Missions

PR – Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd (SSTL) has delivered to the customer, FSUE NPP VNIIEM, the first two suites of equipment for the KANOPUS-type satellite platforms. The equipment now in Russia has successfully completed two weeks of tests, marking a major milestone for the project and the customer. Work is now underway to integrate the