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Monday, January 21st, 2008

Slovenian Railways Orders Siemens Locomotives Worth EUR 48 Million

PR – Slovenian Railways (Slovenske Zelenice SZ) has exercised an option from its 2004 supply contract and placed an order for twelve Eurosprinter type locomotives with Siemens Mobility. This new order is worth EUR 48 million. In a ceremony attended by Radovan Žerjav, Slovenian Minister of Transport, both Tomaz Schara, General Director of Slovenian Railways,

Sunday, January 20th, 2008

Building America’s Future Aims to Reinvigorate Investment in Infrastructure

PR — Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today joined Pennsylvania Governor Edward Rendell and New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg to form a new coalition, “Building America’s Future,” which will rally support for a renewed federal commitment to funding America’s infrastructure needs with state partners.   “Building America’s Future” is a not-for-profit organization that will be made up

Sunday, January 20th, 2008

ABC Stores Selects thincSoft to Put Its Business Intelligence “On The Map”

PR – thincSoft, the company that “Put Business Intelligence on the Map” today announced at the National Retail Federation’s “Big Show” in New York City that ABC Stores has selected its thincVIew product for an enterprise Location Intelligence solution. “We are very excited to be chosen by ABC Stores. As a very successful retailer, they

Sunday, January 20th, 2008

TerraGo Technologies Becomes Independent Software Vendor Partner to Autodesk

PR – Today, TerraGo Technologies, the leading provider of geospatial data distribution and collaboration solutions, announced its partnership with Autodesk, a world leader in design innovation technology, as an Independent Software Vendor (ISV). TerraGo Technologies will offer Map2PDF, the software used to create GeoPDF files, for AutoCAD Map 3D customers. TerraGo Technologies solutions are designed

Sunday, January 20th, 2008

Environment is Ranked #1 Issue of 2008 By Transportation and Logistics Executives

PR – The environmental movement has hit the worldwide transportation and logistics sector in a major way, and industry leaders are feeling the pressure to make their operations environmentally “sustainable,” reports The Journal of Commerce in its 16th Annual Review & Outlook, published this month.

Sunday, January 20th, 2008

Green Car Summit: Auto Industry Rising to the Challenge

PR – Answers to some of the most serious challenges facing the auto industry will be explored January 22 at the Green Car Summit during The Washington Auto Show’s International Media Day. Presented by the auto enthusiast magazine, Green Car Journal, the Summit will convene at 2:00 p.m. at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.

Saturday, January 19th, 2008

Grant Helps William and Mary Establish Center for Geospatial Analysis

The College’s Environmental Science and Policy program received a $1.5 million grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The money will be used for the establishment of both a Center for Geospatial Analysis and a postdoctoral program in the interdisciplinary environmental science program. Part of the grant money will be used to staff the Center

Saturday, January 19th, 2008

Established Mapping Companies Merge to Become Regional Mapping Leader

PR — i-TEN Associates announce the acquisition of Spencer B. Gross Mapping (SBG Maps) to complement their current variety of leading geospatial products and services. The company is based in Portland, OR with regional offices in Corvallis, OR, Vancouver, WA, Berkeley, CA, Fort Worth, TX, and Greensboro, NC, and will offer a full range of

Saturday, January 19th, 2008

‘Green Infrastructure’ Plan Launched by EPA

PR — Today, EPA, with state and national partners, released a comprehensive plan to reduce runoff and increase environmental and economic benefits for communities. The strategy will help reduce stormwater runoff and sewer overflows by promoting “green infrastructure” approaches, such as green roofs, trees and tree boxes, rain gardens, and porous pavements. Green infrastructure techniques,

Saturday, January 19th, 2008

World-Renowned Urban Drainage Modeling Authority Robert Dickinson Joins MWH Soft

PR – Robert E. Dickinson, one of the world’s leading experts in wastewater and urban drainage modeling, has joined MWH Soft’s Technical Directorate as Urban Drainage Technology Leader. Dickinson, who comes to the company from CDM, will be charged with maintaining, enhancing and supporting MWH Soft’s flagship SWMM-based product line (InfoSWMM and H2OMAP SWMM), the