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Thursday, September 18th, 2008

SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. Expands Investment in Intergraph SmartPlant

PR – SNC-Lavalin Group Inc., one of the world’s leading engineering and construction companies, has expanded the use of Intergraph® SmartPlant® Enterprise engineering design and data management software to streamline operations, optimize work processes and increase productivity and profitability.

Wednesday, September 17th, 2008

Trimble Enters into Definitive Agreement to Acquire RolleiMetric Aerial Camera Assets

PR – Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of RolleiMetric from Rollei GmbH of Braunschweig, Germany in an all-cash transaction. RolleiMetric is a leading provider of metric camera systems for aerial imaging and terrestrial close range photogrammetry. Closing of the transaction, anticipated at the beginning

Wednesday, September 17th, 2008

Lausd, Largest School District in California Selects Geomap

PR – The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD), the largest school district in California and the 2nd largest in the United States, will use GEOMAP GIS America’s GEOMAP FM solution to integrate the management of its 14,000 buildings, 18,000 floors and 70,000,000 sq. ft.

Wednesday, September 17th, 2008

DMCii Pioneers New Framework for Satellite Imaging Quality Control

PR — Remote sensing solution provider DMCii’s Chief Scientist, Dr Steve Mackin, has pioneered a new approach for deriving quality control indicators from Disaster Monitoring Constellation data. The new framework, which is being implemented by DMCii, holds great potential for quality control and consistency in multi-source imaging projects such as the European Global Monitoring for

Wednesday, September 17th, 2008

World’s Most Powerful OGC SDI Security Framework Demonstrated

PR — The Carbon Project in collaboration with CubeWerx announces the first demonstration of the world’s most powerful security framework for Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc. (OGC) Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI). OGC SDI is a suite of standards used by government agencies around the world to promote digital geospatial data sharing and exploitation.

Wednesday, September 17th, 2008

Homeland Security Infrastructure Protection Program Extended to ERDAS

PR — ERDAS has been awarded the fifth extension of its contract to provide critical infrastructure/key resource data to the Homeland Security Infrastructure Protection (HSIP) program.

Wednesday, September 17th, 2008

GeoEye Successfully Resolves Nasdaq Compliance Issue

PR — GeoEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: GEOY), a premier provider of satellite, aerial and geospatial information, today announced the Company had received notice from Nasdaq that as a result of filing its restated financial reports and current quarterly report on Form 10Q on Sept. 8, all compliance issues have been resolved, and GeoEye remains in good

Wednesday, September 17th, 2008

Bentley Launches Building Performance Group

PR — Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced the launch of a new group dedicated to helping architects, engineers, construction professionals, and owner-operators design, build, and operate better-performing, more sustainable buildings. Bentley’s new Building Performance Group will focus on software solutions and products that address the immediate global need to create and maintain energy-efficient, environmentally friendly,

Wednesday, September 17th, 2008

Florida Department of Transportation Adds Autodesk’s AutoCAD Civil 3D for Road and Highway Design

PR — Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) today announced that the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will implement AutoCAD Civil 3D software, part of the Autodesk building information modeling (BIM) product portfolio, to develop roadway designs. FDOT’s implementation of AutoCAD Civil 3D enables its engineers to access and integrate existing data from across the Department, including

Wednesday, September 17th, 2008

ITT Achieves FAA Milestone on ADS-B Air Traffic Modernization Program

PR — ITT Corporation today announced it has successfully deployed the Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast (ADS-B) essential services system for southern Florida, achieving Initial Operational Capability (IOC) by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).  ADS-B is a key component of the FAA’s Next Generation Air Transportation System (NextGen) intended to increase safety and efficiency to