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Wednesday, February 11th, 2009

3D Laser Mapping Launches Global Mine Safety Monitoring Centre

PR – The safety of mines around the world can now be monitored from a Global Operations Centre in Nottingham, UK.   The innovation by 3D Laser Mapping uses the latest web and laser mapping technology to remotely monitor mining operations from as far afield as Africa, Australia and South America. Data is already being continuously

Wednesday, February 11th, 2009

Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley to Keynote ESRI Federal User Conference

PR – On Wednesday, February 18, 2009, Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley will deliver the Keynote Address at the ESRI Federal User Conference (FedUC) in Washington, D.C. O’Malley is a longtime advocate of using geographic information systems (GIS) for improved accountability and transparency in government. He will discuss his successful GIS-based performance measurement initiatives and how

Tuesday, February 10th, 2009

Grant County Public Utility District Selects Autodesk Utility Software

Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) today announced that Grant County Public Utility District (Grant PUD) has selected integrated Autodesk utility solutions to design and manage the utility’s electric distribution and fiber telecommunications networks. Using Autodesk software will help Grant PUD to design their networks more quickly, help reduce operating costs to maintain the networks, and provide

Tuesday, February 10th, 2009

Students’ Visions: Communal Spaces of the Future

PR – Environmental values and a sense of community were valued above technology in the Happy Working and Living Spaces 2040 vision challenge organised for young students by Tekes and Finnish Association of Civil Engineers (RIL).

Tuesday, February 10th, 2009

Océ Arizona 350 XT UV-curable Flatbed Printer

PR – The award-winning Océ Arizona® family of digital flatbed printers has expanded yet again with the introduction of the spectacularly large Océ Arizona 350 XT.

Monday, February 9th, 2009

Autodesk Unveils 2010 Software Portfolio for Building Information Modeling

PR—In a virtual press conference on Friday, Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) announced new versions of its software products for the architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) industries, which are designed to help increase industry adoption of the building information modeling (BIM) process. Updated software in Autodesk’s BIM portfolio includes Autodesk Revit Architecture 2010 software, Autodesk Revit

Monday, February 9th, 2009

Topographic Maps At Your Fingertips – ViewRanger Now Available On Nokia

PR – ViewRanger, the leading personal outdoor GPS navigation software for mobile phones, is now available for the Nokia 5800 and other Symbian S60 touch screen mobile phones.  The ViewRanger application, which is popular with outdoor activity enthusiasts across Europe, takes full advantage of the touch screen to put detailed topographic maps at your fingertips

Monday, February 9th, 2009

Regions and Cities – Partners for Growth and Jobs in Europe

“Regions and cities – partners for growth and jobs in Europe: A European strategy for the future“, organised by the CoR in cooperation with the Czech Presidency of the EU and the European Commission. Read More

Monday, February 9th, 2009

Watching Water

PR – Ireland’s Mid-West Regional Authority is holding its 15th annual conference on 19-20 February in Adare, Co. Limerick, on the theme of ‘Ireland’s Water – What is the real cost?’

Monday, February 9th, 2009

Signature Ceremony in Brussels – A Boost for the Covenant of Mayors Initiative

PR – The Covenant of Mayors is an EU initiative that aims to improve energy efficiency significantly in the urban environment through a formal commitment by cities to reduce their CO2 emissions. It was launched by the European Commission in early 2008. Because  regional and local authorities are the key players in the fight against