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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

Wednesday, November 14th, 2007

Laser Rail Awarded the Railway Industry Innovation Award for Engineering

PR – Laser Rail has won the award for Innovation in Engineering at the Railway Forum/Modern Railways Innovation Awards 2006 at a ceremony at the Institution of Civil Engineers in London. Our entry was for the accurate and efficient measurement of London Underground tunnels using LaserPeT™. A full version of our entry can be seen

Wednesday, November 14th, 2007

Infotech Enterprises in the Forbes Asia List of ‘200 Best under a Billion’

PR –  Infotech Enterprises Limited has figured among the ‘200 Best under a Billion’ listed in the Forbes Asia recent issue. Forbes Asia’s Best under a Billion companies are Asia Pacific’s top small and medium-sized listed companies with revenue of less than $1 Billion.  Forbes’ editors have picked the group of 200 companies with consistent profitability and

Wednesday, November 14th, 2007

Volvo Construction Equipment’s sales rise 32% in the third quarter of 2007

PR – Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) delivered another strong performance in the third quarter of 2007, with net sales rising in the period by 32% to SEK 12,963 M – up from SEK 9,807 M in the same period of 2006. Order bookings are also substantially up, with the value of the order book

Tuesday, November 13th, 2007

New Book Helps Electric and Gas Utilities Discover the Power of GIS

PR—Utilities provide the electric and gas that produce the energy required to run businesses, cook food, and heat and cool homes. Empowering Electric and Gas Utilities with GIS, a new book from ESRI Press, proves that geographic information system (GIS) technology can be a strong ally in every aspect of that mission.

Tuesday, November 13th, 2007

Smart Grid Technology Directs Future for Utilities

PR—Smart grid technology seized the spotlight at this year’s ESRI Electric and Gas User Group (EGUG) Conference. Keynote speakers suggested that the smart grid concept is the foundation for a new era of power system management. Moreover, they described how geographic information system (GIS) technology is an essential component of this transformation technology.

Tuesday, November 13th, 2007

Safe Software Certifies Top FME Experts

PR – Today Safe Software granted official “FME Certified” accreditation to FME experts from around the world. These individuals are the first to be formally assessed and recognized as part of a new FME Certification Program that is designed to identify training and consulting professionals with deep FME expertise and a proven record of high

Tuesday, November 13th, 2007

Southern California Edison Chooses Autodesk Utility Solution for Engineering, Planning and Design Wo

PR—Autodesk, Inc. today announced it will be providing Southern California Edison (SCE), California’s largest electric utility, with a common set of design management applications for the utility’s more than 1,000 designers, engineers and planners who oversee the utility’s distribution, transmission and substation assets within SCE’s Transmission & Distribution Business Unit (TDBU).

Tuesday, November 13th, 2007

Leica Geosystems Announces Wuhan University Center of Excellence

PR — Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging is proud to announce a Center of Excellence in Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing at Wuhan University, in Wuhan China. As a Leica Geosystems Center of Excellence, Wuhan  University will incorporate Leica Geosystems products into their curriculum and research activities.