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Tuesday, May 26th, 2009

HP Brings the Future of Architecture to Life through International Architecture Contest

HP, together with the Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia (IaaC) today announced a global architectural design contest aimed at emerging and professional architects and designers.

Tuesday, May 26th, 2009

Turn Down the Noise — Softening the Impact of Excess Transport Noise

As a major contributor to greenhouse gases, the transport sector figures high on the international climate change agenda. But for many living in cities, under flight paths or near major road and rail links, it’s another of transport’s by-products that causes most immediate harm: noise. Read More

Tuesday, May 26th, 2009

Finland’s Biggest Ecological Business Park Designed with ArchiCAD

A new futuristic and eco-friendly Business Park in Aviapolis, Vantaa, in the Helsinki metropolitan area, was designed with ArchiCAD by the Finnish Cederqvist & Jäntti Architects. The Econia Business Park will be built in Aviapolis, Vantaa, the fastest growing business district in the Helsinki metropolitan area. Econia is being built according to the principles of

Tuesday, May 26th, 2009

SimActive Unveils New Mosaicking Module

SimActive Inc., a world-leading developer of software solutions for the generation of geospatial data, is pleased to announce the release of a new mosaicking module.  Integrated in its Correlator3D™ software, the module allows the fully automated creation of mosaics from individual orthophotos.

Friday, May 22nd, 2009

Foster + Partners Appointed to Design Slussen Masterplan in Central Stockholm

Foster + Partners and Berg Arkitektkontor, part of C.F. Møller Architects, have been appointed to design a masterplan for the heart of Stockholm, transforming the waterfront area of Slussen from an urban aberration to a popular destination. The proposal will bring new life to the area, linking the islands of Södermalm and Gamla Stan and

Friday, May 22nd, 2009

Fundamental Reform of the Common Fisheries Policy

The Green Paper on the Reform of The Common Fisheries Policy (CFP) is one of the most hard hitting and radical policy documents ever to emerge from Brussels; it proposes a paradigm shift in the way fisheries are managed … Speaking at the launch of the CFP reform Green Paper Dr Borg said:

Friday, May 22nd, 2009

Leica Rugby Single/dual Grade Lasers for General Construction

With the new Leica Rugby 260SG, 270SG and 280DG Leica Geosystems extends its wide range of rugged construction lasers. The user friendly lasers are packed with latest technology of highest quality. They are easy to use and are suitable for flat, grade and even interior applications (Rugby 280DG).

Friday, May 22nd, 2009

Mannahatta Project

We hope this edition of the Mannahatta Project Newsletter finds you enjoying all the natural splendor that spring has to offer. This week is a truly exciting week for the Mannahatta Project! We have two major events to announce.

Friday, May 22nd, 2009

ESRI User Conference Is the Place for Professionals to Advance Their Use of GIS

The 2009 ESRI International User Conference (ESRI UC), the world’s largest event dedicated to geographic information system (GIS) technology, will be held July 13–17 at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, California. The weeklong gathering draws thousands of GIS software users, working in diverse industries, from across the globe. The conference theme this year

Friday, May 22nd, 2009

Department of Rural Development and Land Reform, South Africa to Co-organise Map Africa 2009

GIS Development is pleased to announce Department of Rural Development and Land Reform, South Africa as the Co-organiser for Map Africa 2009 – the 4th Annual African Conference and Exhibition on Geospatial Information, Technology and Applications. The conference is scheduled for 16 – 18 September, 2009 at Birchwood Hotel & O R Tambo Conference Centre,