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Tuesday, March 25th, 2008

Autodesk Delivers AutoCAD 2009 Software for Innovative Design

Autodesk today announced that it is shipping AutoCAD 2009 software, one of the leading applications for conceptual design, drafting and detailing. The AutoCAD 2009 portfolio includes updates to AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT, as well as the discipline-specific applications AutoCAD Architecture<, AutoCAD Electrical, AutoCAD Mechanical, and AutoCAD MEP software applications.

Tuesday, March 25th, 2008

Bluesky Aerial Maps Help NHBC Investigate Structural Damage to New Homes

PR — Aerial survey specialist Bluesky is supplying the UK’s NHBC (National House-Building Council) with aerial photographs to assist in investigations of structural defects in new homes.  Bluesky’s aerial images provide a snapshot of land use prior to construction helping NHBC engineers identify possible causes of structural defects such as trees, standing water or previous

Tuesday, March 25th, 2008

Pitney Bowes MapInfo & Pitney Bowes Group 1 Software Announce Interact

PR- Pitney Bowes MapInfo and Pitney Bowes Group 1 Software, the leading providers of location intelligence and Customer Communication Management solutions, today announce the details of Interact 08, the first-ever definitive event for its user community, taking place on 29-30 April 2008 at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole.

Tuesday, March 25th, 2008

New Galileo GIOVE-B Satellite Website

PR – A website dedicated to news and images related to the upcoming launch of the second Galileo satellite, GIOVE-B, is now on line. From now until the completion of the early-orbit operations, the GIOVE-B launch website will be regularly updated with news and pictures from Baikonur, and Galileo background material. Read More

Tuesday, March 25th, 2008

PCI Geomatics Named to Top Canadian Technology Companies

PR – PCI Geomatics, a world-leading developer of software and solutions for geospatial imaging applications, has been ranked as one of the top 300 technology companies according to the 2008 edition of the Branham300.  This year’s listing signifies PCI Geomatics’ evolving global business presence and growth, as well as its position as one of Canada’s

Monday, March 24th, 2008

Geographic Calculator 7.0 is the First to Support the OGP’s Web Registry Service

PR — Blue Marble Geographics ( announces their flagship data conversion tool, the Geographic Calculator, maintains a direct tie-in to the International Association of Oil & Gas Producers (OGP) online European Petroleum Survey Group (EPSG) Web Registry Service (WRS). Direct support of the OGP WRS Registry, which is used as a standard for the Oil

Monday, March 24th, 2008

ArcGIS 9.3 to Offer Full Support for Vista

PR — ESRI’s upcoming ArcGIS 9.3 software release will fully support the Microsoft Windows Vista operating system across the ArcGIS family of products. The new support now makes ArcGIS fully compatible with Vista for increased reliability.

Monday, March 24th, 2008

Current Major Flooding in U.S. a Sign of Things to Come

Major floods striking America’s heartland this week offer a preview of the spring seasonal outlook, according to NOAA’s National Weather Service. Several factors will contribute to above-average flood conditions, including record rainfall in some states and snow packs, which are melting and causing rivers and streams to crest over their banks. This week, more than

Monday, March 24th, 2008

Envisat Makes First Ever Observation of Regionally Elevated CO2 from Manmade Emissions

PR — Using data from the SCIAMACHY instrument aboard ESA’s Envisat environmental satellite, scientists have for the first time detected regionally elevated atmospheric carbon dioxide – the most important greenhouse gas that contributes to global warming – originating from manmade emissions.

Friday, March 21st, 2008

Infoterra Ltd to map overhead powerline network for E.ON Central Networks

PR – Infoterra Ltd, has been awarded a contract from E.ON Central Networks to map its overhead powerline network for Leicestershire. E.ON Central Networks, the electricity distribution company for central England, and its staff will take advantage of this highly accurate network map to carry out detailed and rapid initial surveys from their desktops.