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Wednesday, May 6th, 2009

AWEA Honors 3TIER for Commercial Achievement

3TIER, the global leader in renewable energy assessment and forecasting information, was recognized today for its commercial achievement and contribution to the wind industry by the American Wind Energy Association’s 2009 Awards. The honor went to 3TIER for the development of FirstLook, a free Web-based wind and solar energy prospecting tool. FirstLook enables developers, operators,

Wednesday, May 6th, 2009

Intermap Technologies Completes NEXTMap Europe Countrywide 3D Mapping Program

Intermap Technologies today announced that its NEXTMap Europe 3D digital elevation models and high-resolution orthorectified radar images of Western Europe (2.4 million square kilometers) are now complete and available for purchase. The Company’s NEXTMap Europe program includes complete nationwide digital maps for Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Ireland, Italy, Vatican City,

Wednesday, May 6th, 2009

Indian Space Research Organisation Implements ESRI Software for Image Processing

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has reached an agreement with NIIT GIS Limited (ESRI India), ESRI’s distributor in India, to equip its five Regional Remote Sensing Service Centres (RRSSCs) with ArcGIS Server and the Image extension. The centers in Jodhpur, Dehradun, Kharagpur, Nagpur, and Bangalore use Indian Remote Sensing (IRS) satellite and other imagery

Wednesday, May 6th, 2009

Azteca Systems Named ESRI® Business Partner of the Year

Environmental Systems Research Institute, Inc. (ESRI) recently named their 2009 Business Partner Award Winners, recognizing Azteca Systems, Inc. as the State and Local Government Industry Award Winner.  This international award recognizes Azteca Systems, the leading provider of GIS-centric management solutions, as a partner consistently maintaining a strong, dependable, and successful relationship with ESRI through hard

Wednesday, May 6th, 2009

SeaZone Digital Data Assists Water Quality Studies Along Yorkshire Coast

Detailed marine mapping from SeaZone is being used to understand factors affecting the quality of water off the Yorkshire Coast.  In a project managed by Arup on behalf of Yorkshire Water, the study involves investigations of the impact of sewerage infrastructure on the quality of bathing water at the resorts of Scarborough and Bridlington.  SeaZone’s

Wednesday, May 6th, 2009

Torrance County, NM Selects Sidwell’s Parcel Builder Software

In an effort to streamline their land records workflow in the Assessor’s Office, Torrance County, New Mexico has selected The Sidwell Company to provide a license of their Parcel Builder™ software suite.  The County has been researching options that will allow the automatic generation of UPC (parcel ID) numbers and association to their GIS.  In

Wednesday, May 6th, 2009

TDG Maps Out Better Transport Planning with Paragon Software

TDG has selected advanced map-based routing and scheduling software from Paragon Software Systems to optimise the transportation of wardrobe furniture and other supplies for its Home Décor division. The time-saving software ensures that TDG can rapidly produce accurate daily plans based on actual orders from customers, which include B&Q, Homebase, Wickes, Focus, and a large

Wednesday, May 6th, 2009

Water Crisis Inspires New Prize, Incubator Program

The tide of progress in finding sustainable solutions to water problems is rising with the launch of Imagine H2O and its first innovation challenge, with $50,000 in prizes for business plans promising the greatest breakthroughs in the efficient use of water.

Wednesday, May 6th, 2009

Upcoming ESRI Education User Conference Combines a Passion for Education and GIS

Education professionals will gather to explore the power of spatial thinking July 11–14 at the 2009 ESRI Education User Conference (EdUC). The conference, to be held this year at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront in San Diego, California, will provide an exceptional forum for collaboration among educators, administrators, researchers, librarians, and museum professionals with all

Wednesday, May 6th, 2009

Seismic Data Releases from South Australia and Queensland

New seismic data releases from South Australia and Queensland Arrowie Seismic Survey (08GA-A01)