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Monday, September 8th, 2008

ITT Imaging System Launched Aboard GeoEye-1

PR — ITT Corporation this weekend celebrated the successful launch of the GeoEye-1 satellite and its ITT-built imaging payload from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. Once fully operational, GeoEye-1 will boast the highest resolution of any commercial satellite imaging system on the market.  Its earth imaging payload was engineered and manufactured by ITT’s Space

Monday, September 8th, 2008

CCIM Selects ESRI to Deliver New Commercial Property Information Exchange Portal

PR — CCIM Institute, the largest commercial investment brokerage real estate network in the world, will implement an innovative geographic information system (GIS) solution developed by ESRI at the heart of its new commercial property listing and data exchange service platform.

Monday, September 8th, 2008

GeoEye Restates Financial Statements and Files Second Quarter 2008 Report

PR — GeoEye, Inc. today announced the filing of its restated financial statements with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for 2005, 2006 and 2007 and for the quarters ending September 30, 2007 and March 31, 2008.  In addition, the Company filed its financial statements for the period ending June 30, 2008 and is now

Monday, September 8th, 2008

Steven Koles, CEO of Hemisphere GPS, Recognized

PR – Hemisphere GPS Inc. is proud to announce that its president and CEO, Steven Koles, was named one of Calgary’s Top 40 Under 40 by CalgaryInc magazine. At the highly anticipated 10th anniversary awards ceremony on September 3, 2008, CalgaryInc magazine unveiled its 2008 class of distinguished recipients. Selected by a panel of judges

Monday, September 8th, 2008

John Deere Establishes Technology & Innovation Center In Europe

PR – Deere & Company announced today it plans to establish a European Technology & Innovation Center (ETIC) in Kaiserslautern, Germany. Deere plans to have the center operational in the spring of 2010. The facility will accommodate up to 200 engineers to further enhance Deere’s advanced engineering capabilities in Europe with a focus on developing

Monday, September 8th, 2008

Cadcorp and Progeos Corporation Sign US Business Partner Agreement

PR – Digital mapping and geographic information systems (GIS) software developer Cadcorp and Progeos Corporation of Connecticut have signed an agreement in which Progeos becomes a US business partner of Cadcorp and a distributor for the Cadcorp SIS – Spatial Information System family of digital mapping/GIS software.

Monday, September 8th, 2008

Report: The Cadastral Parcel in NSDI’s and in INSPIRE

PR – A framework directive for an Infrastructure for Spatial Information in the European Community (INSPIRE) is now a fact. The INSPIRE directive of European Parliament and Council was published on the 25th April in the Official Journal of the European Union and entered into effect on the 15 May 2007. In Annex I of

Monday, September 8th, 2008

PSI Online Consultation Deadline

PR – On-line Consultation for the purposes of the review of the PSI Directive – The purpose of this online consultation is to gather information from as many sources as possible, including public sector content holders and commercial and non-commercial re-users (universities, NGOs) on their views on different aspects related to the implementation, impact and

Monday, September 8th, 2008

GMES – 40 Earth Observation Missions Together

PR – ESA, as coordinator of GMES Space Component and related data access, received in response to a call 12 proposals offering to provide data from more than 40 European and non-European Earth Observation satellites to GMES Services over the next years.    

Saturday, September 6th, 2008

GeoEye-1 Satellite Launches Into Space From Vandenberg Air Force Base

PR– GeoEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: GEOY), a premier provider of satellite, aerial and geospatial information, announced today the successful launch and deployment of GeoEye-1, the world’s highest resolution, commercial Earth-imaging satellite.