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Wednesday, February 20th, 2008

Cadcorp SIS Fire Brigade Users from Across the UK Meet in Stevenage.

PR – Digital mapping and geographic information systems (GIS) software developer, Cadcorp, recently hosted a meeting dedicated to supporting its users in fire and rescue services.

Wednesday, February 20th, 2008

Reminder – User Needs Assessment of New GeoBase Land Cover Layer

PR – GeoBase and the Canadian Land Cover Community of Practice have embarked on the National Land Cover Data project, whose main objective is to integrate Land Cover mapping from provincial and federal organizations and to produce a harmonized data base that is consistent with international standards, in order to meet the broadest range of

Wednesday, February 20th, 2008

Infoterra Group Expands Into Spain

PR – Astrium today announced that it has entered into a joint-venture with the Cartographic Institute of Catalonia (ICC), the Catalan official mapping agency, and Hisdesat, a space services provider, to create Infoterra Servicios de Geoinformación SA (Infoterra SGSA).

Wednesday, February 20th, 2008

GE Sensing & Inspection Technologies Opens Middle East’s First Dedicated Service and Training Centre

PR – GE Sensing & Inspection Technologies, part of GE Enterprise Solutions, opened its first dedicated calibration, repair and training service centre in Abu Dhabi today at the CERT Technology Park. Nabil Habayeb, President and CEO of GE, Middle East and Africa opened the service and training facility in the presence of Tim Povall, Global

Tuesday, February 19th, 2008

Fugro EarthData to Provide New Base Mapping in Georgia

PR — Work is underway by Fugro EarthData, Inc., to acquire color airborne imagery at a 6-inch pixel resolution over Effingham and Chatham Counties in Southeast Georgia. Organized by regional stakeholders to secure updated, high-accuracy orthoimagery and ancillary mapping products, the project is being performed under two separate contracts – one awarded directly by Effingham

Tuesday, February 19th, 2008

Pitney Bowes MapInfo Appoints Retail Strategic Industry Manager

PR – Pitney Bowes MapInfo, part of Pitney Bowes Inc., today announces the appointment of Jonathan Clark to EMEA Strategic Industry Manager for the retail industry, based at Pitney Bowes MapInfo in Windsor.  

Monday, February 18th, 2008

New Forest and Timber Monitoring System in the Republic of Liberia

PR — SGS Société Générale de Surveillance S.A. (SGS) announced today the signature of a 5-year contract with the Forest Development Authority (FDA) of Liberia for the management of a nationwide system to monitor and verify forest logging and timber chain-of-custody across the territory of Liberia. Concurrently, Helveta Ltd. announced an exclusive supply agreement with

Monday, February 18th, 2008

Tallahassee-Leon County GIS Rolls Out First Phase of Incident Management System

PR — Tallahassee-Leon County GIS (TLC GIS), a partnership program between the City of Tallahassee, Leon County, and the Leon County Property Appraiser’s Office in Florida, recently rolled out the first phase of an ESRI ArcGIS Server technology-based incident management system known as the Emergency Operations Center Incident Mapper (EOC Incident Mapper). Released as part

Monday, February 18th, 2008

Bautec / Build IT Berlin 2008 Opening Report

PR – Within its own national and international catchment areas bautec 2008 – International Trade Fair for Building and Construction Technology – which begins on 19 February, is the leading event for construction policy-makers. Running for five days, until 23 February, it will feature an extensive presentation of products and services for the construction sector

Friday, February 15th, 2008

Free Internet Seminar from ESRI Offers Tips on How to Set Up and Administer ArcGIS Server

PR — Administrators can learn how to better manage ArcGIS Server by tuning in to an upcoming Web seminar that provides an overview of the product’s architecture along with related data access and security information.