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Monday, July 14th, 2008

Juhl Wind Appoints Ed Hurley to the Company’s Board

PR – Juhl Wind Inc. announced today that at a recent meeting of its board, the company appointed Edward Hurley as a director.

Monday, July 14th, 2008

Berdrola Renewables Announces Second Trimont Area Wind Farm Starts Construction

PR – IBERDROLA RENEWABLES and Great River Energy announced today that construction has begun on the 99-megawatt Elm Creek Wind Power Project in southwestern Minnesota. The project, expected to be commercially operating by the end of the year, will provide enough energy for 29,000 homes each year.

Monday, July 14th, 2008

Graphisoft’s BIM Experience Kit Wins 2008 International Stevie Award

PR – Graphisoft’s ArchiCAD BIM Experience Kit won a Stevie Award for Best Professional Education software as part of the 2008 International Business Awards competition. The company’s technology was also named a finalist in the Best Training software category.

Friday, July 11th, 2008

Government of Canada Announces $9.2 Million for Alberta Wind Energy Project

PR – The Honourable Gary Lunn, Minister of Natural Resources, has announced that the Chin Chute Wind Power Project will receive up to $9.2 million in funding, over ten years, under the ecoENERGY for Renewable Power initiative. Minister Lunn made the announcement at the Rural Matters National Symposium in Edmonton.

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’.