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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 —

Tuesday, June 24th, 2008

Partron Selects NemeriX to Enhance GPS Modules for PND and Mobile Handset Markets

PR – NemeriX announced a partnership with Partron, a leading component manufacturer serving the mobile phone and PND markets, to incorporate NemeriX’s high-performance GPS solutions into Partron’s components.

Tuesday, June 24th, 2008

Journal of Natural Resources Policy Research Starting Publication

PR – Journal of Natural Resources Policy Research publishing original policy-oriented papers addressing a broad range of natural resource fields including water, minerals, energy, fisheries, and forestry in a synthesizing fashion, rather than as stand-alone specialty areas. The journal will also publish papers on the natural resource implications of climate change, natural disasters, and biodiversity

Monday, June 23rd, 2008

GE Water Solutions Selected for Pakistan’s National Clean Water Initiative

PR – A visionary government program to provide clean drinking water throughout Pakistan will use GE ultrafiltration systems at over a thousand distribution sites. This initiative is expected to improve the lives of over one million people by providing them access to treated water that meets World Health Organization (WHO) standards.

Monday, June 23rd, 2008

ERDAS Gold Sponsor at Geo Intelligence India 2008

PR – ERDAS Inc. announces its participation as a gold sponsor at the Geo Intelligence India Conference on Geospatial Applications in Defence and Internal Security, being held at the Hotel Le Meriden, New Delhi, June 25-26, 2008.

Monday, June 23rd, 2008

ArchiCAD User Wins New Zealand Institute of Architects Supreme Award

PR – Patterson Associates scooped a Supreme Award for the Hills Clubhouse at Arrowtown as well as New Zealand Awards for the A.J. Hackett Bungy Centre near Queenstown and the Mai Mai house in Ponsonby, Auckland.

Monday, June 23rd, 2008

Global Space Industry to Meet in Scotland

PR – The world’s biggest space show – the 2008 International Astronautical Congress (IAC) – takes place in Glasgow, Scotland, between 29 September and 3 October 2008. Read More

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