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Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009

Foster + Partners Reveals Designs for Sierra Leone School

Foster + Partners has unveiled a model for the design of a school in Sierra Leone at the Royal Academy’s Summer Exhibition in London. Working together with Article 25, Save the Children and Buro Happold, this unique project to establish a design prototype was the result of close collaboration with the local community to create

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009

West Joins Merrick & Company as Survey Director

Matt West PLS has joined Merrick & Company as Director of Surveying, according to Brian Raber, vice president of Merrick’s geospatial solutions business unit.  In this role, West will oversee the strategic expansion of Merrick’s surveying practice.  His responsibilities at Merrick include operational leadership, strategic planning, business development, technology innovation, and career mentoring.

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009

ESRI Health GIS Conference to Feature Speakers Innovating Health Care

Changing global health is challenging health professionals everywhere to rethink how they work. The ESRI Health GIS Conference provides opportunities for health and human services professionals to network and collaborate with colleagues from across the globe and see the latest innovations in using geographic information system (GIS) technology to improve approaches to human health. The 2009

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009

Preview the Future on ERDAS Labs

ERDAS Inc. announces the launch of ERDAS Labs (http://labs.erdas.com/), an informative new site highlighting technology currently being developed. The site is regularly updated with short postings, screenshots, movie clips and other media showcasing projects as they progress through the developer cycle.

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009

MapInfo Professional v10 .0 Delivers Costs Savings and Improved Operational Efficiencies

Pitney Bowes Business Insight, the leading global provider of location and communication intelligence solutions, today unveiled MapInfo Professional® v10.0, the latest version of the company’s flagship application for business mapping and analysis. With more than 80 percent of corporate data including a location component, MapInfo Professional provides organisations with the ability to visualise and analyse

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009

GeoEye Names Joseph F. Greeves as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

GeoEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: GEOY), a premier provider of satellite, aerial and geospatial information, announced today the appointment of Joseph F. Greeves to the position of Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Greeves will be primarily responsible for the overall management and direction of GeoEye’s financial planning, corporate finance, accounting, fiscal reporting, and public

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009

John Werle Elected as Chairman of the Board of the OGC Interoperability Institute

John Werle, President and CEO of PCI Geomatics Inc. (USA), has been elected by the OGC Interoperability Institute (OGCii) Board of Directors to Chair the OGCii Board.

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009

European Business Awards for the Environment Newsletter is Now Available.

Every business – large or small – can make a difference in the fight against climate change and help to solve today’s environmental challenges, from the decline in biodiversity to the unsustainable use of natural resources.

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009

EU Commission – LIFE+ Call for Proposals

LIFE is the EU’s financial instrument supporting environmental and nature conservation projects throughout the EU, as well as in some candidate, acceding and neighbouring countries. Since 1992, LIFE has co-financed some 2,750 projects, contributing approximately €1.35 billion to the protection of the environment.

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009

DMCii Satellite Imaging Monitors Indonesian forests

DMC International Imaging Ltd (DMCii) has won a €100,000 contract from the European Space Agency (ESA) to demonstrate the value of its coordinated multi-satellite optical imagery for tropical forest monitoring in Indonesia. There is an urgent need for the monitoring of global forests with varying spatial resolutions and regularity, and Earth Observation techniques can make