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Tuesday, July 22nd, 2008

Texas Sugar Refinery to Sustainable Community Project Winning the Landmark Award

PR – The site of the historic Imperial Sugar Company in Sugar Land, Texas, will be transformed from an abandoned mill into one of the country’s best examples of sustainable redevelopment.

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2008

Daimler Establishes Sustainability Board

PR – Daimler has established a Sustainability Board at top management level, thus grouping together the company’s existing management functions in the three dimensions of sustainability: economy, ecology, and society.

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2008

Remote Sensing Technology Company Jumps On Acquisition News

PR – Earth Search Sciences, Inc., today announced the acquisition of General Synfuels International, Inc. (GSI) and its patented technology to recover hydrocarbons through an environmentally-conscientious gasification process.

Monday, July 21st, 2008

Autodesk Announces New Products to Help Utilities Improve Network Design and Management

PR — Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK), a leader of design innovation software and technologies, 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. These products will help utilities design their networks more efficiently and integrate

Monday, July 21st, 2008

The OGC Announces Call for Participation in OWS-6 Testbed

PR — The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) has issued a Request for Quotes/Call for Participation (RFQ/CFP) for the OGC Web Services, Phase 6 (OWS-6) Interoperability Initiative, a testbed to advance OGC’s open interoperability framework for geospatial capabilities. The RFQ/CFP will available at http://www.opengeospatial.org/standards/requests/50 after 18:30 EDT, July 21.

Monday, July 21st, 2008

GEOInformatics Partners with GIS Development for Map World Forum

PR — GEOInformatics, a leading magazine for Surveying, Mapping and GIS Professionals has joined hands with GIS Development, the Global Geospatial Network organization to be Media Partners for the upcoming mega show – Map World Forum. The conference, which is scheduled for February 10 – 13, 2009 at Hyderabad International Convention Centre, promises to go

Monday, July 21st, 2008

GeoFrameworks Announces New Mapping Component for Microsoft® Visual Studio

PR — GeoFrameworks, a software development company in Denver, Colorado, has announced a new version of its software, “GIS.NET 3.0,” a mapping component designed to help software firms to quickly develop mapping and GIS software for desktop PC’s and portable devices.

Monday, July 21st, 2008

ERDAS Adds Support for WorldView-1 Satellite Data

PR – ERDAS Inc. has announced support for WorldView-1 satellite products in ERDAS IMAGINEÒ and LPS. By supporting WorldView-1 imagery, ERDAS IMAGINE and LPS will empower ERDAS users such as GEOINT and military analysts, state and local governments, civil organizations, first responders and non-governmental organizations to transform the satellite information into timely, relevant and accurate

Monday, July 21st, 2008

RapidEye “Launches” Unique Opportunity to Name Satellites

PR  – With the launch of the RapidEye constellation of five earth observation satellites anticipated sometime in August 2008, RapidEye unveiles a contest today that would allow anyone worldwide an opportunity to name one or more of their satellites.

Monday, July 21st, 2008

European Satellite Navigation Competition with ESA Special Prize

PR – For the first time ESA is offering an Innovation Prize as part of this year’s European Satellite Navigation Competition. ESA has already been supporting this competition through its Technology Transfer Programme Office since the start four years ago.