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Thursday, February 21st, 2008

Leica Image Manager Selected by the Netherlands Province

PR — Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging today announced that Flevoland Province of the Netherlands will implement Leica Image Manager. Officially founded in 1986, Flevoland includes the main body of the land reclaimed from the former Zuiderzee (or South-Sea), which was closed by the Enclosure Dam of 1932.

Wednesday, February 20th, 2008

WhiteStar to Introduce PolyBuilder Service at ESRI Petroleum Users Group Conference

PR — WhiteStar Corp., a supplier of digital cartographic data products and services to the oil and gas industry, will officially unveil the WhiteStar PolyBuilder™ application next week at the ESRI Petroleum Users Group (PUG) Conference in Houston, Texas. The PUG conference is being held Feb. 25-27, 2008, at the Houston Marriott Westchase. The new

Wednesday, February 20th, 2008

TerraSAR-X Supports UN Emergency Response

PR – Only 48 hours after UNOSAT, a United Nations operational programme of UNITAR that provides an enhanced access to satellite imagery, contacted Infoterra GmbH’s teams in Friedrichshafen, the company’s experts were able to deliver a readily processed high-resolution radar image acquired by the new German radar satellite TerraSAR-X.

Wednesday, February 20th, 2008

1Spatial Conference 2008 Industry Speakers Announced

PR – 1Spatial is delighted to announce the first wave of confirmed speakers who will be participating in their 2008 Conference: ‘1 Source of Truth’, being held from 29th April to 1st May at the Radisson SAS Hotel, Stansted Airport, UK.

Wednesday, February 20th, 2008

Humboldt County Planning Department Gives Public Fast Access to Land-Use and Zoning Information

PR — The Humboldt County, California, Community Development Services Department has released an extensive online geographic information system (GIS) portal that gives anyone with an Internet connection access to maps and land-use information. The department is responsible for building permit review and inspection, planning and development review and approval, and maintaining the county’s general plan. Created

Wednesday, February 20th, 2008

Tele Atlas Expands Commitment to Federal and State Government Agencies

PR — Tele Atlas, a leading global provider of digital maps and dynamic content for navigation and location-based solutions, and the United States Geological Survey (USGS), the nation’s largest water, earth and biological science and civilian mapping agency, today announced an agreement whereby the USGS will leverage Tele Atlas digital map data to help develop

Wednesday, February 20th, 2008

Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging Releases Leica Image Manager

PR — Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging today released Leica Image Manager, an innovative new solution for efficiently storing and quickly sharing imagery throughout the enterprise.   This dynamic solution comprehensively addresses problems universal to many geospatial data providers and those in the public sector and civil engineering, oil, gas and land management industries. These businesses

Wednesday, February 20th, 2008

Intergraph Extends Industry-Leading Utilities Solutions to Small Providers and Electric Co-ops

PR — Intergraph Corp. is bringing the benefits of its proven utility outage management, workforce management and geospatial information system (GIS) technology to rural and small utilities and electric cooperatives (co-ops) through packaged solutions that are cost-effective for the smaller utility market.

Wednesday, February 20th, 2008

Cadcorp SIS Fire Brigade Users from Across the UK Meet in Stevenage.

PR – Digital mapping and geographic information systems (GIS) software developer, Cadcorp, recently hosted a meeting dedicated to supporting its users in fire and rescue services.

Wednesday, February 20th, 2008

OpenStreetMap in India

PR – Though India is changing faster than ever before, the use of digital mapping to track the growth of India’s cities and the transformation of the countryside has not yet fulfilled its potential.Though India is changing faster than ever before, the use of digital mapping to track the growth of India’s cities and the