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Friday, August 29th, 2008

Rockford Map Publishers, Inc. Selects TerraGo Technologies

PR – Rockford Map Publishers, Inc., the leading provider of land ownership and plat data for professional markets in both the public and private sectors, has selected TerraGo Technologies, the visionary provider of tools, technology and know-how for building collaborative geospatial applications (GeoApps), to provide interactive electronic mapping solutions to enhance the digital production of

Thursday, August 28th, 2008

Scottish Wave Buoys Launched

PR – Neww wave buoys, which will monitor wave activity around Scotland’s coastline, were deployed this week on the east coast of Scotland. The project, which is part-funded by the Scottish Government, is part of the ongoing UK-wide development of the Storm Tide Forecasting Service (STFS) to extend the existing UK WaveNet network of buoys

Thursday, August 28th, 2008

ESRI Offers a Free ArcGIS 9.3 Seminar for Improving an Entire GIS Workflow

PR — Geographic information system (GIS) professionals and managers around the world are encouraged to attend a complimentary ESRI ArcGIS 9.3 Seminar this fall. From September through November, GIS users across industries will be able to get a jump start on what’s new in the ArcGIS software suite. Attendees will learn directly from ESRI staff how

Thursday, August 28th, 2008

Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service Replaces its Existing GIS with Cadcorp SIS

PR — Digital mapping and geographic information systems (GIS) software developer Cadcorp has announced that it has been awarded a contract to provide Gloucestershire Fire & Rescue Service (GFRS) with a new GIS based on Cadcorp SIS software. The new system, which will replace the Service’s existing GIS, comprises licences of Cadcorp SIS Map Manager

Thursday, August 28th, 2008

Graphisoft Customer Holder Construction Wins Constructech Vision Award

PR – Graphisoft customer Holder Construction recently won Constructech magazine’s Vision Award for its use of ArchiCAD Building Information Modeling (BIM) software in a large construction project.

Thursday, August 28th, 2008

PSMA Australia purchases 1Spatial’s Radius Studio

PR – 1Spatial is delighted to announce that PSMA Australia have purchased their Radius Studio product to provide data quality conformance services. PSMA Australia Limited combines spatial data from Australia’s governments with leading-edge technology to create national spatial information datasets that include features such as roads, street addresses and cadastral and administrative boundaries. These datasets

Thursday, August 28th, 2008

Green Star Alternative Energy Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire European Wind Power Company

PR – Green Star Alternative Energy, Inc. is pleased to announce the signing of a Letter of Intent with both Notos d.o.o. and Sirius Regulus d.o.o. The LOI outlines the bases for the acquisition of these privately held Serbian companies.

Thursday, August 28th, 2008

Bentley Expands Professional Services

PR – Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced that it has acquired Struc-Soft Inc., a leading Montreal-based reseller and developer of 2D and 3D engineering, construction, and fabrication products for analysis, design, and drawing production. Struc-Soft has been the exclusive North American reseller of Bentley’s ProSteel 3D structural steel detailing and fabrication software since 2000, and

Wednesday, August 27th, 2008

OGC Announces Participation in FOSS4G Conference

PR — The Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc. (OGC®) will participate in the 2008 Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial (FOSS4G) Conference ( )  September 29 – October 3, 2008 at Cape Town International Convention Centre, Cape Town, South Africa. FOSS4G 2008 is organized by the Open  Source Geospatial Foundation (OSGeo) ( )

Wednesday, August 27th, 2008

ESRI on Board to Offer Technical and Engineering Consulting Services

PR — The Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) Dahlgren has named ESRI an approved prime contractor on the SeaPort Enhanced (SeaPort-e) online portal. By being listed on SeaPort-e, ESRI can make available a broad range of engineering, technical, and programmatic services related to geographic information system (GIS) and information technology. ESRI can provide these services to