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Monday, November 3rd, 2008

‘How Green Is The Deal?’ Describes Growing Role of Sustainability in Mergers & Acquisitions

PR — Mergers, acquisitions and divestitures have been – for the most part – largely unaffected by the green trend. However, recent deals in industries ranging from energy to retailing have demonstrated that sustainability can affect both the viability and the ultimate value of deals. Companies are seeking to gain support for acquisitions by committing

Monday, November 3rd, 2008

William J. Brennan Becomes Acting NOAA Administrator

PR — William J. Brennan, Ph.D., has become acting under secretary of commerce for oceans and atmosphere and acting administrator of NOAA, effective Nov.1.

Monday, November 3rd, 2008

SiteMonitor Proves a Success for Gold Fields

PR — Gold Fields has  successfully implemented the latest laser scanning solution to help improve  safety and increase production at the Damang Gold Mine in Ghana, West Africa.  The SiteMonitor system, developed and supplied by UK based 3D Laser Mapping,  combines state of the art laser scanning hardware with sophisticated software to  capture and continuously

Monday, November 3rd, 2008

Edmond, Oklahoma Signs Cityworks Small Government ELA

PR — Azteca Systems, Inc., the leading provider of GIS-centric management solutions, today announced that the City of Edmond, Oklahoma, is the latest to join small governments across the United States in signing up for the Cityworks Enterprise License Agreement (ELA) program.  The program provides organization-wide GIS-centric asset maintenance management and permitting solutions for smaller

Monday, November 3rd, 2008

Kent Highway Services Alliance Wins Prestigious National Award

PR – The UK’s Kent Highway Services Alliance (KHS), a partnership between Kent County Council, Jacobs, Ringway and TENET has received a prestigious national award for its innovative use of the National Street Gazetteer. The 2008 Exemplar Award for the National Street Gazetteer (NSG) ‘Most innovative use of Additional Street Data’, was awarded in recognition

Monday, November 3rd, 2008

CPS Energy to More Effectively Design and Better Manage Substation Infrastructure With Bentley

PR – Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced that CPS Energy, the largest combined electric and gas utility in the United States, is adopting Bentley software to fully automate and streamline workflows associated with the design and management of power transmission and distribution infrastructure, including 87 substations.

Monday, November 3rd, 2008

New York City Probation Department Operates More Effectively with ESRI GIS

PR — New York City Department of Probation (NYCDOP) now deploys ESRI’s geographic information system (GIS) software to more effectively manage caseloads, track high-risk probationers, and share information with other law enforcement divisions. GIS provides data to identify probation officer caseloads by precinct, ZIP Code, and borough; maps probationers, rearrests, and new crime locations to help

Sunday, November 2nd, 2008

Bombardier: ECO4 – Revolutionary Energy-Saving Technologies

PR – Energy is a key sustainability issue for both the transportation industry and our planet. As a global leader in rail technology, Bombardier introduces its revolutionary ECO4 energy-saving technologies. Easily customized to any fleet, our innovative EcoActive technologies advance sustainable mobility by:

Friday, October 31st, 2008

Pitney Bowes Environmental Roundtable: Sustainable Mail

PR – As consumers become increasingly aware of the importance of protecting the planet, widespread misunderstanding of the environmental impact of mail may potentially harm communities, businesses and charities that depend on this vital communications channel.

Friday, October 31st, 2008

SmartSynch Appoints Glenn L. McCullough Jr. to its Board of Directors

PR – SmartSynch Inc., a leading provider of smart grid intelligence for the utility industry, today announced that Glenn L. McCullough Jr. has joined the company’s Board of Directors. McCullough has more than 25 years experience in the utility industry stemming from eight years of public service and 14 years in private business. He served