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Sunday, April 5th, 2009

URISA’s 2009 ESIG™ Award Deadline Approaching

Just over one month remains to submit applications for URISA’s 2009 Exemplary Systems in Government (ESIG) Awards. The awards recognize exceptional achievements in the application of geospatial information technology that have improved the delivery and quality of government services.

Sunday, April 5th, 2009

GeoEye Reports Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2008 Operating Results

GeoEye, Inc. today reported its revenues of $40.7 million for the fourth quarter of 2008 and $146.7 million for the year ended December 31, 2008. Revenues for the quarter were down $2.9 million, or seven percent, compared to $43.6 million for the fourth quarter 2007 and down $36.3 million, or 20 percent, compared to $183.0

Sunday, April 5th, 2009

Topcon SurveyMaster Version 1.1

Topcon Positioning Systems (TPS) has released a new version of its CAD-based survey software, SurveyMaster version 1.1.  SurveyMaster is a complete survey software solution to manage job site and surveying data efficiently while providing a deliverable print or plot.  Designed by surveyors, it provides the user with survey specific routines, traverse adjustment and CAD drafting

Sunday, April 5th, 2009

The GIS Certification Institute (GISCI) Welcomes New Board Members and Officers

During its Annual Meeting on April 1, 2009, the GIS Certification Institute (GISCI) welcomed new Board members, elected new officers, and recognized the contributions of those who had completed their leadership terms.

Sunday, April 5th, 2009

1st Touch Launches Next-Generation Enterprise Mobile Platform For Field-Based Operatives

Leading, European, enterprise-mobile technology group, 1st Touch (, has launched a new enterprise application platform that can create, manage and synchronise mobile applications across an organisation.

Sunday, April 5th, 2009

connect2earth Now Links Young People Directly with World’s Top Experts to Debate Green Issues

The popular online community has launched a new service that links young people directly with the world’s top environmental experts to talk about headline-grabbing topics that they care about such as climate change, the energy crisis, and species loss.

Sunday, April 5th, 2009

Arup Moves High Speed Rail Debate Forward

Today, Arup outlined how high speed rail should be extended to Birmingham. At a conference attended by Lord Adonis the Minister of State for Transport and Alison Munro, the Chief Executive of HS2 Ltd, Arup Director, Dr Peter Gist, presented the firm’s findings on the topical issue of extending the high speed rail network to

Sunday, April 5th, 2009

Crossrail Selects Bechtel, Halcrow, and Systra Team for London

Bechtel, Halcrow, and Systra welcome the announcement made today by Crossrail that it intends to select the Bechtel, Halcrow, and Systra team for the role of Project Delivery Partner.

Sunday, April 5th, 2009

SuperGeo Formally Releases SuperGIS Server Beta

The enterprise GIS Server –SuperGIS Server (Beta version) is released today, and the official version is going to be released in Q3 2009. The trial version can be downloaded from today on.

Saturday, April 4th, 2009

MaxVision Launches Industry’s Fastest Rugged 3D Workstation

MaxVision today introduced the MaxPac® 8242XRA, a new high-end rugged 3D computer for in-the-field advanced modeling and analysis including geospatial intelligence operations, advanced pre-mission simulations and post-mission reviews. MaxVision develops rugged portable servers and desktop solutions for some of the world’s most demanding problems and environments. MaxVision has mastered the art of injecting the most