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Corporate News

Tuesday, June 24th, 2008

Merrick & Company Awarded Contract

PR – Merrick & Company, a world leader in LiDAR, digital ortho imaging, photogrammetry, and geospatial solutions was awarded a contract to provide the Regional Independent Corporation (Corporación Autónoma Regional (CAR)) with LiDAR, digital color orthophotography, a DEM, and a DTM for a 600-meter corridor along 200-kilometers of the Bogotá River.  In addition, Atlas Engineering

Tuesday, June 24th, 2008

Topcon Awards OSU Graduate Students for Geodetic Work

PR – Ohio State University (OSU) doctoral students Shahram Moafipoor and Karla Edwards were the recipients of the third annual Topcon Positioning Systems Graduate Student Award. Each student received $2,000 and a certificate.

Tuesday, June 24th, 2008

Slipstream Sports, LLC Signs Garmin as Title Sponsor as GPS Leader Gears up for Tour de France

PR – Garmin International Inc., announced today its title sponsorship of Slipstream Sports, an elite cycling team that will be showcasing its dedication to clean competition in one of the biggest events in professional sports: the Tour de France. In tackling the daunting stages of the Tour — and redefining the face of cycling —

Monday, June 23rd, 2008

The Hong Kong Lands Department Chooses ESRI GIS for Its Upgraded Land Information

PR – The Government of Hong Kong Lands Department (LandsD) recently awarded ESRI a US$4.9 million contract to replace its Computerized Land Information System (CLIS). CLIS contains up-to-date digital map data and land boundary records accessed by 450 users in LandsD. ESRI will replace the existing CLIS with an enterprise geographic information system (GIS), allowing users

Monday, June 23rd, 2008

Océ acquires Intersoft

PR – Océ N.V., an international leader in digital document management and printing for professionals, today announced it has acquired the French company Intersoft. Intersoft is a distributor of printers, scanners and print media in the wide format graphic arts segment. Amongst other customers, Intersoft assists retail chains in the production of their promotional material.

Sunday, June 22nd, 2008

Digital Angel Awarded $885,000 in Contracts from Federal Government Agencies

PR – Digital Angel an advanced technology company in the field of animal identification and emergency identification solutions, announced today that its Destron Fearing unit has been awarded $885,000 in contracts with the Portland, OR-based Bonneville Power Administration (BPA), a federal agency under the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), the National Marine Fisheries Service and

Sunday, June 22nd, 2008

European Satellite Navigation Competition

PR – The European Satellite Navigation Competition is an international innovation contest that awards the best ideas for applications in satellite navigation. The competition has been organized annually by Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen and SYSTEMS since 2004 and is oriented toward companies, entrepreneurs, research institutes, universities, and private individuals.

Friday, June 20th, 2008

Norman Foster Twice Honoured

PR – Norman Foster has been awarded an Honorary Doctor of Laws LLM by the University of Dundee for his “huge array of striking buildings over the past four decades.” The laureation address was made by the Dean of Architecture, Professor Graeme Hutton at a ceremony on 20 June. Lord Foster has also become the

Friday, June 20th, 2008

State of Montana Signs ESRI Enterprise License Agreement

PR — The State of Montana has signed an enterprise license agreement (ELA) with ESRI that will provide unlimited quantities of ESRI geographic information system (GIS) software to the state’s 26 agencies. The ELA also includes training and dedicated support contacts. With these resources, the state can more easily align business processes with its already strong

Friday, June 20th, 2008

Superconducting Materials Can Aid Energy Sustainability

PR — Free Energy International Inc. (TSX-V: FFX), a pioneer in superconducting eco-friendly technologies, says superconducting materials have significant potential to contribute to sustainability in waste-to-energy, building energy management and the production of cheap, clean water in arid areas.