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Wednesday, March 5th, 2008

Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging Expands Channel in Africa with Geosystems France S.A.R.L.

PR — Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging today announced that Geosystems France S.A.R.L. is now a master distributor for French speaking Africa, effective March 1, 2008. The master distributor for this entire region, Geosystems France will have a special focus on Tunisia, Morocco and Algeria.

Tuesday, March 4th, 2008

Northrop Grumman Appoints Joseph K. Dodd to V. P., Bus. Dev. and Marketing, Intelligence Group

PR — Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) announced today the appointment of Joseph K. Dodd to vice president of business development and marketing for the Information Technology (IT) sector’s Intelligence group (TASC).

Tuesday, March 4th, 2008

Leica Geosystems presents the world’s first quadruple constellation GNSS Choke Ring Antenna

PR – With the Leica AR25, Leica Geosystems introduces the next generation of high performance choke ring antenna, covering all present and currently planned GNSS constellations and signals, including L-Band (SBAS, CDGPS and OmniStar).

Tuesday, March 4th, 2008

Trimble Introduces Flexible GNSS Mapping and GIS Solution

PR – Trimble today introduced a flexible Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) receiver for Geographic Information System (GIS) data collection and mapping—the GPS Pathfinder® ProXRT receiver. The receiver combines a high-performance GPS receiver with Trimble® H-Star™ technology, OmniSTAR correction capability, and optional GLONASS capability to provide various levels of positioning accuracies—from submeter to decimeter (10

Tuesday, March 4th, 2008

UK Local Government Data Provides Model for European Standards

PR — Britain is taking a leading role in the standardisation of public information in Europe after local government-backed national property and street ID coding systems were chosen from many submitted from across Europe. Local Government’s address and street datasets, the National Land and Property Gazetteer (NLPG) and the National Street Gazetteer (NSG) have been

Tuesday, March 4th, 2008

Julia Smith Joins Cadcorp as Marketing Manager

PR — Digital mapping and geographic information systems (GIS) software developer, Cadcorp, has announced the appointment of Julia Smith as marketing manager.  Reporting to operations director, Martin McGarry, she takes on responsibility for Cadcorp’s worldwide marketing activities.

Tuesday, March 4th, 2008

Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging Announces Leica Photogrammetry Suite 9.2

PR — Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging announces Leica Photogrammetry Suite (LPS) 9.2, streamlining numerous photogrammetry processes to save time and increase productivity. In this new version, Leica MosaicPro, a component of LPS, quickly mosaics and displays more rasters than ever before, providing enhanced and added tools to simplify the processes. Optimizing efficiency, Leica MosaicPro automatically

Monday, March 3rd, 2008

ESRI Recognizes San Diego County Officials for GIS Work During Wildfires

PR — San Diego County officials were recently recognized for their work using geographic information system (GIS) software behind the scenes during recent wildfires that consumed tens of thousands of acres in Southern California this past fall. ESRI, the world’s leading GIS software company, presented Paul Hardwick, GIS unit leader, Office of Emergency Services, with the

Monday, March 3rd, 2008

Mayrise Traffic Management Maps Route to Reducing Road Congestion

PR — Mayrise Systems has announced a new system to help reduce  road congestion as part of new UK government regulations on street works.   The system helps local authorities and utilities manage works under the Traffic  Management Act (TMA) regulations coming into force 01 April  2008.

Monday, March 3rd, 2008

Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging Announces ERDAS IMAGINE 9.2

PR — Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging announces ERDAS IMAGINE® 9.2, the new release of the industry’s leading and most complete collection of software tools designed to manipulate, process and understand imagery.