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Friday, July 11th, 2008

e-SOTER Project To Start in September 2008

PR – The e-SOTER project, due to start in September 2008 and run until February 2012, is a European contribution for a global soil observing system as part of the Global Earth Observing System of System (GEOSS). The EU Framework Programme 7 (FP7) is funding the research through a grant of €2.6 million. Coordinated by

Friday, July 11th, 2008

FeatureObjeX Press Release

PR – Geospace Inc.announced the release of FeatureObjeX™ 1.0, a new user-friendly software tool for the automatic and semi-automatic extraction of visual features in satellite and aerial images designed to minimize image analysis time.

Friday, July 11th, 2008

Bentley Unveils Bentley Gas V8 XM Edition

PR – Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced the release of Bentley Gas V8 XM Edition facilities design software for gas distribution networks. Bentley Gas helps engineers and GIS professionals in gas utilities and contractors serving utility owner-operators design, document, and manage gas distribution networks more efficiently by unifying CAD and GIS capabilities, and by providing

Friday, July 11th, 2008

Survey and Engineering Communities Support ESRI Summit

PR – The 2008 ESRI Survey & Engineering GIS Summit, to be held August 2–5, 2008, at the San Diego Convention Center in California, will help surveying, engineering, and geographic information system (GIS) professionals explore how GIS technology is building new opportunities for their businesses. More than 400 visitors will see the latest in GIS for

Friday, July 11th, 2008

PCI Geomatics Beijing

PR – PCI Geomatics, a world leading developer of software and solutions for geospatial imaging applications, is pleased to announce plans to launch a new international office in Beijing, China. The new company, PCI Geomatics Beijing, will offer PCI Geomatics technology, services and solutions (under special license), for both the private and government sectors and

Friday, July 11th, 2008

VISION, web-GIS on Environment and Security: New Image, New Functionalities

PR – The Institute for Environmental Security (IES) is pleased to announce the launch of its updated web-GIS tool: ‘VISION’.

Friday, July 11th, 2008

Map Africa 2008: The Prestigious African Conference on Geospatial Technology

PR – GIS Development, organiser of Map Africa 2008, the third Annual African Conference and Exhibition on Geographical Information Technology and Applications, is pleased to announce the distinguished line of Conference Speakers. Map Africa 2008, which is being co-organised by the Department of Land Affairs, South Africa is scheduled for August 25 – 26, 2008

Friday, July 11th, 2008

Government of Canada Funds Natural Resources Projects

PR – The Government of Canada today announced $674,911 in funding for a variety of projects in B.C. that rely on location-based, or geospatial, information. The announcement was made by the Honourable Gary Lunn, Minister of Natural Resources (NRCan), during a luncheon address at the Powell River Chamber of Commerce.

Friday, July 11th, 2008

Local Authorities Benefit From Océ’s Digital Technology

PR – Liverpool City Council has enhanced its print function capability with an award-winning Océ VarioPrint 6250. The installation will allow the council to print double-sided A3 documents three times quicker and up to 40% cheaper than its existing systems.  The council is also one of the largest local authorities in the UK to print

Friday, July 11th, 2008

Topcon Dealers Form Australia’s Largest Positioning Specialist

PR — Five independent Australian dealers of Topcon Positioning Systems (TPS) have joined forces to form a new company – Position Partners – creating the country’s largest and most experienced network in the precision positioning business. The formation of Position Partners has also resulted in one of the largest Topcon distributors in the world, with