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Tuesday, July 15th, 2008

Spatial Insights Releases CartoUS 2008 – Nationwide Mapping Data

PR — Spatial Insights, Inc. is pleased to announce the release of CartoUS 2008, providing updated nationwide coverage with over 50 layers of mapping data.  The nationwide data are sourced from the US Census Bureau TIGER 2007 files (released in March of this year) and were reformatted and enhanced to facilitate display and manipulation.  The

Tuesday, July 15th, 2008

Garmin® Completes Acquisition of Distributor in Belgium/Luxembourg

PR – Garmin Ltd.  announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Formar Electronics N.V./ S.A. (“Formar”), the distributor of Garmin’s automotive, outdoor recreation, fitness and marine products in Belgium and Luxembourg.  The company will be renamed Garmin Belux N.V./S.A  and will retain its management, sales, marketing and supporting staff, consisting of 25 people

Monday, July 14th, 2008

Safe Software Announces Full Support for the Newly Official GeoJSON 1.0

PR — Safe Software announced today that its FME platform, the recognized standard in spatial ETL, provides full support for GeoJSON 1.0, recently named an official geospatial data interchange format. Users looking to quickly and efficiently exchange spatial information can now convert GeoJSON data into the format and data model they need, as well as

Monday, July 14th, 2008

GeoMax Steps Into Europe

PR – GeoMax, a Hexagon company, steps into Europe, following an all new approach regarding productivity: No more hard to learn and difficult user interfaces due to feature overload which cost time and money in training and everyday use, and no more instrument downtime and inaccurate measurements which have to be repeated! GeoMax now presents

Monday, July 14th, 2008

50 Years of Arctic Research

PR – The Government of Canada is recognizing 50 years of research and scientific support in Canada’s Arctic by the Polar Continental Shelf Project (PCSP) with an open house on July 12 at the Polar Shelf base in Resolute. Local residents, community leaders, media, staff and researchers are participating in the celebrations.

Monday, July 14th, 2008

Magellan® Triton™ and Intermap’s AccuTerra™ Deliver Comprehensive Recreational Content to Handhelds

PR — Magellan, one of the fastest growing GPS brands, and Intermap Technologies™, a leading provider of digital maps, today announced the first commercial availability of AccuTerra™ maps for Magellan Triton and eXplorist® handheld GPS, providing outdoor enthusiasts with advanced topographic maps and off-road points of interest.

Monday, July 14th, 2008

Cost Efficiency and Environmental Compatibility: Siemens Mobility at InnoTrans 20

PR – “Urbanization” and “Demographic Change” are two of the big challenges that we face in the 21st century. A United Nations study estimates that two-thirds of the world’s population will be living in cities by 2030.

Monday, July 14th, 2008

Wells Fargo Joins EPA’S Climate Leaders and Adopts Carbon Principles

PR – Wells Fargo & Company announced today it has joined the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Climate Leaders program, pledging to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from its operations.

Monday, July 14th, 2008

A-Power Completes the Construction of the Largest Wind Turbine Production Facility in China

PR – A-Power Energy Generation Systems, Ltd. announced today that it has completed the construction of the first phase of its wind turbine production facility in Shenyang, China. The first phase is a 310,000 square foot production facility with an annual capacity to produce 300 2.5MW wind turbines and 420 750kW wind turbines.

Monday, July 14th, 2008

Juhl Wind Appoints Ed Hurley to the Company’s Board

PR – Juhl Wind Inc. announced today that at a recent meeting of its board, the company appointed Edward Hurley as a director.