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Wednesday, March 5th, 2008

Geospatial Mapping Systems to Present Its Smart Probe Pipeline Mapping Technology

PR – Geospatial Mapping Systems, Inc. announced that it will be exhibiting its Smart Probe Pipeline Mapping technology at the Insulated Conductors Committee meeting on March 9th thru March 11th at the Tradewinds Island Grand Resort in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Wednesday, March 5th, 2008

ARCHIBUS Integrates Geographic Information Systems with Facilities and Infrastructure Management Cap

PR – ARCHIBUS, Inc., announces it has joined the ESRI Business Partner Program and will be using ESRI’s geographic information system (GIS) software in its products.

Wednesday, March 5th, 2008

China Coal Research Institute Shanxi Coal Machinery Equipment Co., Ltd. Automates Product Info

PR – PTC today announced that China Coal Research Institute Shanxi Coal Machinery Equipment Co., Ltd. has achieved greater automation, improved accuracy and increased efficiency in its production sector using PTC Pro/ENGINEER, PTC’s integrated 3D CAD/CAM/CAE product design solution. Shanxi Coal Machinery Equipment licensed Pro/ENGINEER through PTC channel partner E-Tech Technology Co. Ltd. to enhance its

Wednesday, March 5th, 2008

Noted Cartographer Illustrates Ways to Design Better Maps

PR — The maps in Cynthia A. Brewer’s Designed Maps: A Sourcebook for GIS Users look lavish enough to hang on a wall. But the author hopes the cartographic work featured in her new book from ESRI Press will be seen not just as pretty maps. She would like the maps to be viewed as

Wednesday, March 5th, 2008

London Borough of Havering Reaps Benefits from Geographic Information with GGP

PR — The London Borough of Havering is taking advantage of the latest advances in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to boost its efficiency and finances.  The council has successfully rolled out a GIS from GGP Systems to 300 users across the authority. GGP has also provided National Land and Property Gazetteer (NLPG) management software and

Wednesday, March 5th, 2008

Geographic Technologies Group Wins Contracts

PR — Geographic Technologies Group (GTG) was selected for multiple software contracts including:  St. Mary’s County, Maryland—purchased one (1) additional seat of LGdispatch Community Connect.  Whiteside County, Illinois—upgraded to LGdispatch Community Connect and LGmobile Community Connect from LGdispatch and LGmobile.  City of Joliet, Illinois—purchased 10 seats of LGviewer, as well as LGaddress for public administration. 

Wednesday, March 5th, 2008

Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging Expands Channel in Africa with Geosystems France S.A.R.L.

PR — Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging today announced that Geosystems France S.A.R.L. is now a master distributor for French speaking Africa, effective March 1, 2008. The master distributor for this entire region, Geosystems France will have a special focus on Tunisia, Morocco and Algeria.

Tuesday, March 4th, 2008

Northrop Grumman Appoints Joseph K. Dodd to V. P., Bus. Dev. and Marketing, Intelligence Group

PR — Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) announced today the appointment of Joseph K. Dodd to vice president of business development and marketing for the Information Technology (IT) sector’s Intelligence group (TASC).

Tuesday, March 4th, 2008

Leica Geosystems presents the world’s first quadruple constellation GNSS Choke Ring Antenna

PR – With the Leica AR25, Leica Geosystems introduces the next generation of high performance choke ring antenna, covering all present and currently planned GNSS constellations and signals, including L-Band (SBAS, CDGPS and OmniStar).

Tuesday, March 4th, 2008

Trimble Introduces Flexible GNSS Mapping and GIS Solution

PR – Trimble today introduced a flexible Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) receiver for Geographic Information System (GIS) data collection and mapping—the GPS Pathfinder® ProXRT receiver. The receiver combines a high-performance GPS receiver with Trimble® H-Star™ technology, OmniSTAR correction capability, and optional GLONASS capability to provide various levels of positioning accuracies—from submeter to decimeter (10