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Monday, April 7th, 2008

RedPrairie and Telogis Announce Partnership

PR – RedPrairie Corporation, a leading consumer driven optimization company, today announced its partnership with Telogis, a leading provider of location based services and software. RedPrairie will integrate the Telogis GeoBase software into its transportation and fleet applications.

Monday, April 7th, 2008

Océ Announces Q1 Results

‘In the first quarter two significant developments occurred: Firstly, revenues from the sale of printers increased organically by 6%, partly due to our successful partnerships. On the back of this good sales performance Océ has gained market share in the wide format, color and high volume cutsheet printing. Especially in Asia we achieved excellent growth,

Saturday, April 5th, 2008

NYISO Wind Forecasts to Help Green the Grid

PR – The New York Independent System Operator (NYISO) will incorporate a centralized wind forecasting system to better accommodate wind power in New York’s bulk electricity grid.

Saturday, April 5th, 2008

TransAlta Partner with Alstom to Develop Carbon Capture Project in Alberta

PR – In a major step towards advancing knowledge for the capture of coal-related greenhouse gas emissions, TransAlta Corporation, a Canadian power generation company, and Alstom (Paris:ALO), a global leader in power generation technology, today announced the signing of an agreement to work together to develop a large scale CO2 capture and storage (CCS) facility

Saturday, April 5th, 2008

AeroVironment Awarded Patents for Architectural Wind Building-Integrated Energy Generation System

PR – AeroVironment, Inc. has been awarded three utility patents and six design patents by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) along with 12 European design patents relating to new approaches to renewable energy generation on buildings. The USPTO awarded the patents relating to the incorporation of AV’s Architectural Wind® system on rooftops.

Saturday, April 5th, 2008

GT Solar Signs $91 Million Contract with The Silicon Mine B.V. of the Netherlands

PR – GT Solar Incorporated, announced today that it has entered into a contract to supply The Silicon Mine B.V., of the Netherlands, with polysilicon reactors and converters worth approximately $91M.

Friday, April 4th, 2008

Rolta India Signs as Principal Industry Partner for Map World Forum

PR —  GIS Development – the Global Geospatial Media Company announced Rolta India as the Principal Industry Partner for Map World Forum, the biannual global confluence of geospatial professionals, scheduled to be held on 10-13 February 2009 at Hyderabad International Convention Centre, India. Having its theme as ‘Geospatial Technologies for Sustainable Planet Earth’ Map World

Friday, April 4th, 2008

UK Hydrographic Office Purchases CarbonArc PRO for OGC Development

PR — The Carbon Project announced today that the United Kingdom Hydrographic Office’s Defence Development Group has purchased CarbonArc PRO for ArcGIS 9.2 to support its OGC development work. 

Friday, April 4th, 2008

Topcon Promotes Strutt and Hinson

PR — Topcon Positioning Systems announces two promotions in its organization. Mike Strutt is moving from professional services manager to the position of product manager.  Jim Hinson has been promoted to the PSG’s professional services manager position; he formerly served as machine control support specialist.

Friday, April 4th, 2008

Bentley Wins FIATECH CETI Award

PR — Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced that it has won a FIATECH Celebration of Engineering & Technology Innovation (CETI) Award in the Lifecycle Data Management & Information Integration category. The award was accepted on behalf of Bentley by Dr. Manoj Dharwadkar, Bentley director, technology management, and Rahul Patil, Bentley software engineer, during FIATECH’s annual