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Thursday, July 3rd, 2008

URMC and Power Line Systems Team to Integrate PLS-CADD

PR — URMC announced today that it has entered into a teaming agreement with Power Line Systems Inc. (PLSi) to integrate URMC’s intelligence-based, risk management solution with PLSi’s powerful PLS-CADD platform. The teaming, a first for PLSi, will extend the utility industry application of PLS-CADD overhead line design software by integrating vegetation management intelligence provided

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2008

Topcon Provides Assistance for Earthquake Disaster Relief and Reconstruction

PR — Topcon instruments will be used in disaster relief and reconstruction efforts in areas devastated by the Wenchuan earthquake in Sichuan province.   Topcon representatives recently met with officials at the China Earthquake Administration in Beijing to make a donation of instruments and training as well as a monetary donation separately given by Topcon Beijing,

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2008

ERDAS Announces Free Webinar—Image to Map: Turn up Your Stereo (Feature Collection)

PR — ERDAS announces Image to Map: Turn up Your Stereo (Feature Collection), a free webinar on Thursday, July 10 at 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. (EDT).

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2008

EU Outposts Battle Climate Change and Biodiversity loss

PR — For the first time ever, the EU’s overseas territories will come together to fight climate change and species loss on Reunion Islands. Ranging from tropical islands to polar regions the EU’s overseas outposts will propose a new dimension to EU environmental policy. They will work on developing effective policies and action for climate

Tuesday, July 1st, 2008

RMSI Opens State-of-the-Art Development Center at Dehradun

PR — Adding to existing facilities at Noida and Hyderabad, RMSI has opened a new 7,500 sq. ft. development center at Dehradun in the state of Uttranchal in India. The office is equipped with high-end IT Infrastructure built on premium workstations, servers and storage products from leading solution providers. The new facility is designed to

Tuesday, July 1st, 2008

ERDAS Web Supports Distribution for Norwegian Hydrographic Service

PR — ERDAS announces that ERDAS Web has been selected by the Norwegian Hydrographic Service (NHS) to distribute bathymetric data over the web. NHS is responsible for surveying the Norwegian coast, including polar waters, and preparing and updating nautical charts and descriptions of these waters.

Tuesday, July 1st, 2008

CARIS Releases Target Tracking in Web-Mapping Software

PR — CARIS is pleased to announce the release of version 4.3 of its web mapping software, Spatial Fusion Enterprise, featuring real-time target tracking.

Tuesday, July 1st, 2008

IGN France Choose Radius Clarity for New Generalisation Project

PR – 1Spatial is delighted to announce that IGN France has chosen Radius Clarity to undertake automatic cartographic generalisation of their data. Institut Geographique National (IGN) France is the French national mapping agency whose mission is to describe the national territory and its land cover, using this for any relevant representations and transmitting the corresponding

Tuesday, July 1st, 2008

Procurement of Full Galileo System Begins

PR – Today, the European Commission – with the support of ESA – is launching the procurement of Galileo, a global navigation system composed of 30 dedicated navigation satellites and a ground infrastructure with the main control centres in Europe and a network of dedicated stations deployed around the world.

Tuesday, July 1st, 2008

Entire University Campus Designed and Constructed with BIM

Construction has begun on one of the first university campuses entirely designed and constructed using building information modeling (BIM) technology.  The University of Trinidad and Tobago project involves the master planning and construction of a central university campus on a 150-acre green field site within a former World War II US Air Force base. Architectural