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Tuesday, January 27th, 2009

Grassroots Group Releases NSDI 2.0 Concept Paper

PR — Today a collaborative grassroots coalition released a concept paper titled "NSDI 2.0:  Powering our National Economy, Renewing our Infrastructure, Protecting our Environment."

Tuesday, January 27th, 2009

Blue Marble Announces Applied Geodesy Training Courses in Dubai

PR — Blue Marble Geographics (www.bluemarblegeo.com) announces Applied Geodesy training sessions featuring the Geographic Calculator and the Geographic Transformer in conjunction with the 5th Annual Map Middle East Conference in Dubai, UAE the week of April 13th 2009.  These daylong sessions are in-depth training courses based on these two powerful data conversion applications. Each course

Tuesday, January 27th, 2009

Carbon Project Releases Update to the Gaia Geospatial Viewer

PR — The Carbon Project is pleased to announce a new version of its free Gaia geospatial viewer.  Gaia 3.3 will help support a worldwide surge of activity in developing Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI) based on Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) standards. This Gaia update includes several new SDI tools and an enhanced API for software 

Tuesday, January 27th, 2009

Giprotyumenneftegaz Speeds Design, Reduces Costs Using Bentley Software

PR — Giprotyumenneftegaz, a leading design organization in Russia, won a 2008 Be Award of Excellence in the “Innovation in Oil and Gas” category. The winning project, Booster Pump Station with Preliminary Water Discharge Facility, consisted of a complex pump design that involved the interconnection of a process site, industrial zone, administrative buildings, and engineering

Tuesday, January 27th, 2009

The City of Folsom, California Selects GTG to Implement GIS Software Solutions

PR — Geographic Technologies Group, Inc. (GTG) announces that the City of Folsom, California has implemented LGdispatch Community Connect, LGmobile Community Connect, and LGroute. 

Tuesday, January 27th, 2009

Intelligent Addressing Gains ISO 9001:2000 Certification

PR —  Intelligent Addressing has  gained ISO 9001:2000 certification, a major milestone in the company’s ongoing  progress and expansion. This is also a significant achievement for the company  which acts as the custodian for two mission critical UK government sponsored  national datasets, the NLPG (National Land and Property Gazetteer) and the NSG  (National Street Gazetteer).

Tuesday, January 27th, 2009

George Mason Offers Executive Training on a ROI-Driven Geospatial Approach

PR — George Mason University’s School of Management is now offering an Executive Training Seminar that explains how to apply an end-to-end, ROI-driven methodology for large, complex GIS-enabled programs.

Tuesday, January 27th, 2009

GeoEye Sells ‘Presidential Inauguration from Space’ Poster

PR — GeoEye, Inc. , a premier provider of satellite and aerial-based geospatial information, announced today it is offering for sale a commemorative poster featuring a GeoEye-1 satellite image of the Inauguration of President Barack Obama. The Company had more than 100 times the normal traffic on its Web site after the satellite image was 

Tuesday, January 27th, 2009

Experience BIM Competition Winner

PR – Rosaria Di Mento has won a free commercial license of ArchiCAD 12 in the “BIM Experience Kit” competition.

Tuesday, January 27th, 2009

Nokia to Acquire Bit-side GmbH

PR – Nokia and bit-side GmbH today announced that an agreement has been signed for Nokia to acquire substantially all assets of bit-side. Bit-side is a privately owned Berlin-based professional services and software company with 39 employees. By acquiring bit-side Nokia will strengthen and accelerate its mobile development for Nokia Maps.