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Monday, November 19th, 2007

Autodesk Supports Easter Island Quest For Sustainable Impact With 3D Design Technologies

Autodesk today announced it is working with Easter Island officials, local archeology experts and several partners to provide technology, services and expertise to help digitally document Easter Island’s current historical artifacts, natural resources and infrastructure assets. The work will create 3D models of the island (locally known as Rapa Nui) allowing government officials to better

Monday, November 19th, 2007

Hexagon Acquires Leading Indian Distributor Elcome Technologies

PR – Hexagon has entered into an agreement to acquire all outstanding shares of the Indian company Elcome Technologies Pvt. Ltd. Elcome Technologies is a distributor and systems integrator of products and solutions for customers in the field of positioning, navigation, alignment, measurements and surveying using various technologies such as optical and GPS based equipment, aerial photogrammetry,

Saturday, November 17th, 2007

Trimble Awarded U.S. Coast Guard Contract

PR –  Trimble announced today that it has received a contract from the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) to provide up to 400 reference station receivers over the next three years for its Maritime Differential GPS (DGPS) Service modernization program.   The USCG’s Maritime DGPS Service provides navigation information for coastal areas, harbors and waterways in the

Friday, November 16th, 2007

Gemeente Eindhoven selects Snowflake’s GO Loader

Snowflake Software takes pleasure in announcing that the Gemeente Eindhoven has recently joined its GO Loader user group, utilizing the tool to load GML for the city’s future building applications. Since Geonovum – the Dutch National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI) executive committee – introduced the basis model for GML in the Netherlands (NEN3610), there has

Friday, November 16th, 2007

Nemetschek North America Releases VectorWorks 12.5.3 Update

PR – Nemetschek North America has released VectorWorks 12.5.3, an update to the VectorWorks 12.x product. The update resolves a small number of problems of broad interest to VectorWorks 12.x users. This update also provides the first release version of VectorWorks IFC functionality for VectorWorks Architect. This IFC export and import capability has passed level

Friday, November 16th, 2007

Avatech Contributes New Revit Tools to Design Community

PR – Avatech Solutions, Inc. announced the launch of five new productivity tools for Revit Architecture. Avatech originally developed these tools to increase the productivity and efficiency of their Revit implementation clients. Today, Avatech is releasing these five tools to all members of the Revit community: Room Renumber, Door Mark Update, Change Case, RevitCity Browser

Friday, November 16th, 2007

Autodesk Reports Record Revenues of $538 Million

PR – Autodesk, Inc. today reported record revenues of $538 million for the third quarter of fiscal 2008, an increase of 18 percent over the third quarter of fiscal 2007. Third quarter net income was $85 million, or $0.35 per diluted share, on a GAAP basis and $117 million, or $0.49 per diluted share, on a

Friday, November 16th, 2007

Registration Open for Bentley’s Water Loss Seminar and Workshop 2008

PR – At this Two-Day Event, Being Held in Conjunction With Water and Environmental Exchange, Experts Will Present Latest Modeling Techniques to Detect, Quantify, and Reduce Water Losses Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced that registration is now open for Water Loss Seminar and Workshop 2008, taking place Jan. 28-30 at the Barceló Hotel in Marbella, Spain.

Thursday, November 15th, 2007

Cary and Associates Revises Web Site

PR — The recently revised web site of Cary and Associates ( has simpler navigation while providing more information about geotechnology markets and the process of marketing. New to the site is the Cary and Associates GeoStore, featuring more than a thousand individually selected items organized in such categories as jewelry, atlases, globe puzzles, apparel,

Wednesday, November 14th, 2007

National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency Licenses Map2PDF

PR –In its largest deal to date with the U.S. government, TerraGo Technologies announced today that the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency has licensed Map2PDF, the software used to create GeoPDF files.  GeoPDF is the only geospatial data distribution and collaboration format that leverages the Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) to give users powerful mapping functionality and