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Friday, September 5th, 2008

Vaisala Strengthens its Presence in India

PR – Vaisala is strengthening its office network by establishing a liaison office in New Delhi, India. The office is located in the Regus Business Center, and is the first Vaisala office in India. Vaisala’s business in India is headed by Mr. Sami Haga, Regional Manager. The New Delhi office will initially represent Vaisala’s weather

Friday, September 5th, 2008

Hillpoint Energy Estimates US Wind Turbine Market Size at Over US$60 Billion by 2013

PR – BCC Research, the veteran market research firm, has published “Wind Turbines: The US Market”, written by Hillpoint Energy’s Ben Spitz. The 228-page report takes a detailed look at the US wind turbine market and projects market conditions to 2013 on a statewide basis, for both complete wind turbine systems as well as components.

Friday, September 5th, 2008

CCIM Selects ESRI to Deliver New Commercial Property Information Exchange Portal

PR – CCIM Institute, the largest commercial investment brokerage real estate network in the world, will implement an innovative geographic information system (GIS) solution developed by ESRI at the heart of its new commercial property listing and data exchange service platform.

Thursday, September 4th, 2008

Getmapping Provides The National Trust with Imagery of its Complete

PR —  Getmapping has provided the National Trust with 9000 sq km of aerial photography covering all of their UK regions and properties. The data, taken from two datasets, in order to monitor recent change, will be used for both management and display purposes and accessed via their intranet GIS Browser mapping system.

Thursday, September 4th, 2008

Geographic Technologies Group Opens New Regional Office in Illinois

PR — Geographic Technologies Group, Inc. (GTG) is pleased to announce the opening of a new regional office in Illinois.  The new office is located in Aurora, Illinois, approximately 40 miles southwest of Chicago.

Thursday, September 4th, 2008

Intergraph Names John K. Graham President of Security, Government & Infrastructure (SG&I) Division

PR — Intergraph has named John K. Graham president of its Security, Government & Infrastructure (SG&I) Division. Graham, an experienced industry executive with significant software, services and technology experience, will be responsible for global sales, operations, services and product development for the division.

Thursday, September 4th, 2008

QinetiQ Awarded 15-year £150m Maritime Facilities Contract by MoD

PR – A 15-year agreement between the Ministry of Defence (MOD) and QinetiQ was announced today which secures access for the MOD, other government and commercial customers to QinetiQ’s diverse range of maritime facilities and subject expertise. The agreement, called the Maritime Strategic Capabilities Agreement (MSCA), is worth more than £150m over the next 15

Thursday, September 4th, 2008

Topcon Announces Henderson as GIS National Sales Manager

PR – Topcon Positioning Systems (TPS) announces Dave Henderson is the company’s new GIS national sales manager.  Henderson is responsible for  GIS sales activities for Topcon’s GIS dealer network in the United States and Canada.

Thursday, September 4th, 2008

Garmin Announces Completion of the Acquisition of its Distributor in Portugal

PR – Garmin Ltd. announced today that it has completed the acquisition of SatSignal- Equipamentos de Comunicações e de Navegação, S.A., the distributor of Garmin’s consumer products in Portugal.  The company will be renamed Garmin Portugal– Equipamentos de Comunicação e Navegação, S. A. and will continue operations at its current headquarters located in Cacém, near Lisbon,

Thursday, September 4th, 2008

Océ PRISMAprepare Chosen as one of World’s Best Application Designs

PR – Océ, an international leader in digital document management, today announced that an authoritative industry expert has chosen Océ PRISMAprepare software as one of the top 10 best-designed applications of 2008. Award winning OCEAN printshop user interface installed in Océ PRISMAprepare software helped ensure the application was one of only four PC based winners