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Thursday, July 24th, 2008

New ArcGIS Extension from ITT Visual Information Solutions and ESRI Supports NITF

PR – ITT Visual Information Solutions today released NITF for ArcGIS, a National Imagery Transmission Format (NITF) extension for ESRI’s ArcGIS platform

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2008

New ESRI Book Building a GIS: System Architecture Design Strategies for Managers Released

PR — Launching a geographic information system (GIS) involves more than investing in GIS software and a bank of computers. Organizations must first design the system infrastructure, a process succinctly spelled out in Building a GIS: System Architecture Design Strategies for Managers, new from ESRI Press.

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2008

Siemens Mobility to Continue Manufacturing in Germany

PR – Within the context of its “Mobility in Motion” program, the Siemens Mobility Division intends to reorganize its manufacturing activities in Europe. The aim is to make its business operations competitive over the long term. As announced, approximately 1,800 jobs are to be cut in engineering and manufacturing worldwide. Siemens means to give up

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2008

Built Environment Conference Success Demonstrates Value of Engineering Simulation

PR – ANSYS, Inc.  today announced that the first European Built Environment CAE Conference (EBECC), hosted by ANSYS in London in June, was a resounding success. Attendees from some of the most influential civil engineering and built environment organizations — including the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE), Ingeciber, Mott MacDonald, Hilson Moran, ARUP

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2008

AV’s Architectural Wind System for Boston’s Airport – LEED – Certified Air Terminal

PR – AeroVironment Inc. has announced that its Architectural Wind system has been installed at Boston’s Logan International Airport Office Center as part of a project commissioned by the Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport). The installation comprises 20 five-bladed wind turbines and ties in with a comprehensive energy management plan that Massport has established for all

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2008

State of Idaho Launches Online Mapping Tool to Attract Business

PR — The State of Idaho has just sped up and simplified the process of attracting jobs and companies with the launch of GemStateProspector.com. The innovative website is a free online program designed to make site selection easier for businesses looking to relocate or expand in Idaho. The site allows companies to search a database

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2008

New Collaboration Provides One Port of Call for Plankton Collection and Analysis

PR – Chelsea Technologies Group Ltd (CTG) and the Sir Alister Hardy Foundation for Ocean Science (SAHFOS) have teamed up to offer coastal and ocean monitoring authorities worldwide, a complete equipment and service provider for ship of opportunity (SOOP) based plankton sampling systems and training in plankton analysis and taxonomy.

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2008

Earth Search Engaged in Negotiations to Acquire General Synfuels International

PR — Earth Search Sciences, Inc., (OTCBB:ESSE), today announced negotiations are underway for the acquisition of a private company, General Synfuels International, Inc.

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2008

Belgian TucRail Goes for Novapoint Railway

PR – TucRail, the Belgian rail engineering company, has signed a contract with Vianova Systems Benelux for the purchase of Novapoint Railway. Norske Novapoint banebrytende i Belgia Vianova Systems is on track and is conquering new ground in Europe. Novapoint Railway, part of the most complete professional civil engineering and infrastructure design system portfolio in

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2008

Autodesk New Products to Help Utilities Improve Network Design and Management

PR – Autodesk, Inc. today announced new releases of two products to help improve network design and management for the utilities industry: Autodesk Utility Design (AUD) 2009 software and Autodesk Topobase 2009 software.