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Wednesday, August 6th, 2008

Bentley’s Innovative Water-Leakage Modeling Software Addresses Billion-Dollar-a-Year Problem

PR – Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced the latest version of its Darwin Calibrator module featuring water-leakage modeling capabilities. The new version of the module, which is included in WaterGEMS V8 XM and available for WaterCAD V8 XM, provides a cost-effective way to estimate the location and extent of hidden leakage in underground pipes.

Wednesday, August 6th, 2008

Topcon and The Kenerson Group form GIS OEM Partnership

PR – Topcon Positioning Systems (TPS) and The Kenerson Group (TKG), a company that provides GIS solutions to municipal, utility, educational, and private sector clients, have formed a strategic GIS OEM partnership for urban forestry and arboriculture applications.

Wednesday, August 6th, 2008

Topcon A7 Prism Series

PR – A new, lightweight, compact, robotic prism series and mounts have been announced by Topcon. The A7 prism series supports the ability to mount a GPS receiver on top of the A7 prism for an integrated robotic and GPS rover solution. Additional accessories, including a regular top mount and a side-mounting option for the

Wednesday, August 6th, 2008

ESRI President Receives Highest Award from International Cartographic Association

PR – The International Cartographic Association (ICA), the world’s authoritative body for cartography, presented ESRI president Jack Dangermond with its highest honor, the Carl Mannerfelt Medal, on Tuesday, August 5, at the 2008 ESRI International User Conference. The Mannerfelt Gold Medal was first awarded in 1980 and continues to recognize extraordinary merits in cartography including

Tuesday, August 5th, 2008

VEGA Wins Multi-Million Euro Managed Service Contract for ESRIN

PR – VEGA, a Finmeccanica company, has been awarded a three-year contract with a potential two-year extension, by the European Space Agency’s Centre for Earth Observation (ESRIN). It is worth €3.45m during the first year, with a total value of €9.6m over the first three years.

Tuesday, August 5th, 2008

Intermap Technologies Hires European Vice President of Strategic Business Development

PR – Intermap Technologies, a geospatial market leader proactively remapping entire countries and building highly accurate digital elevation datasets, has hired Adam Denman as vice president of strategic business development Europe.

Tuesday, August 5th, 2008

NASA Awards Distributed Active Archive Center Contract

PR – NASA has selected Columbia University, New York, for the management and operations of the Earth Observing System Data and Information System Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center Distributed Active Archive Center. The total estimated cost of the contract is $20,412,996 over the five-year period of performance.

Tuesday, August 5th, 2008

Venezuelan Architects and Urban Planners Honored with a Making a Difference

PR – Rosario Giusti de Pérez and Ramón A. Pérez, who have dedicated their careers to using geographic information systems (GIS) to improve the lives of the poor in Venezuela, received a Making a Difference Award today at the 2008 ESRI International User Conference (ESRI UC) in San Diego.

Monday, August 4th, 2008

U.S. Army TEC and ESRI Collaborate on Geospatial Research and Development

PR —TEC and ESRI will collaborate to design and build innovative prototypes to demonstrate the next generation of geospatial technology in U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Battle Command applications.  

Monday, August 4th, 2008

Cadastral Expert Improves Business with Low-Cost GPS

PR – Alessandro Prudenzi is considered by many to be one of the pre-eminent cadastral experts in the Brescia region of Lombardy. He’s proud of that reputation and does all he can to retain the respect of his colleagues and clients.  Ultimately, that means working to the highest standards of quality and accuracy.