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Monday, October 8th, 2007

Eurovia wins contract for development work at Berlin-Brandenburg International airport

Eurovia, consortium leader, has been announced as winner of the contract to build a runway and hangars for the new Berlin-Brandenburg International Airport. The contract, worth €215 million, calls for building and developing one of the two take-off and landing runways, the taxiways and airplane parking area. The works, which will take from September 2007

Monday, October 8th, 2007

23rd World Road Congress Paris, France a Success

It has been with great pleasure that the Ministry of Ecology, Sustainable Development and Spatial Planning has worked side by side with the World Road Association over the past three years to ensure the success of the 23rd World Road Congress. This Congress would not have been so successful without your presence. More than 5000

Monday, October 8th, 2007

CH2M HILL Releases 2007 Sustainability Report

CH2M HILL, a global full-service engineering, construction and operations firm, has released its 2007 Sustainability Report. The report describes the company’s activities in the areas of environment, people and community, and economic development. Notable accomplishments include the firm’s response to Hurricane Katrina, the largest cleanup and conversion of a nuclear site to developable land in

Monday, October 8th, 2007

Dassault Systemes Expands into Product Documentation Market

Dassault Systemes (DS), a provider of 3D and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions, and Seemage, a company in the creation of 3D interactive product documentation, announced that Dassault Systemes recently acquired Seemage. The companies said the transaction will enable DS to provide innovative solutions addressing the growing demand of its customers in the diversified area

Monday, October 8th, 2007

Clipper Leads as it Develops the Britannia Offshore Wind Turbine

Clipper Windpower Plc announced today that it has established a Centre of Excellence for Offshore Wind in Blyth, United Kingdom, to develop the world’s largest offshore wind turbine at 7.5 MW. The ‘Britannia Project’ has attracted support from the UK’s One NorthEast Regional Development Agency. The development of the 7.5 MW wind turbine will build

Monday, October 8th, 2007

Trimble Enhances Data Processing and Streamlines Workflow Inefficiencies on the Construction Site

Trimble introduced today its Trimble® Business Center ? Heavy Construction Edition (HCE) software. As part of the Trimble Connected Construction Site portfolio of solutions, this powerful new construction office software streamlines the productivity of construction site positioning and grade control operations between the construction head office and the job site. The easy-to-use Trimble Business Center

Monday, October 8th, 2007

Hexagon to Acquire Leading GNSS Provider NovAtel Inc.

Hexagon AB and NovAtel Inc have entered into a definitive agreement under which Hexagon has agreed to acquire all the outstanding shares of NovAtel for USD 50 per share. NovAtel is a leading provider of precision Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) components and subsystems. NovAtel develops quality OEM products including receivers, enclosures, antennas and firmware that are

Sunday, October 7th, 2007

12 South Korean Education Institutions to Be Equipped With AVEVA Marine Solutions

AVEVA (LSE:AVV), the leading supplier of engineering IT systems for the marine industry, is proud to equip 12 South Korean education institutions with the latest range of AVEVA Marine solutions. This initiative is aimed at familiarizing students with AVEVA Marine solutions – the marine industry’s main tools for design and production. Out of the 12

Sunday, October 7th, 2007

Getmapping Offer Profitable Alternative

Getmapping Plc has introduced GetPlanning, an alternative to the Ordnance Survey Map Return Scheme, which terminates at the end of September.  Getplanning will allow local authorities to continue offering a vital element of its service to residents wanting to submit planning applications.  Under a revenue share scheme, local authorities will be able to partner with

Sunday, October 7th, 2007

NASA Selects Launch Services Provider for Earth Imagery Satellite

NASA’s Launch Services Program office at the Kennedy Space Center, Fla., has selected Lockheed Martin Commercial Launch Services of Littleton, Colo., for launching of the Landsat Data Continuity Mission. The $124 million contract award is a competed firm-fixed-price task order. It includes launch services for an Atlas V model 401 rocket, payload processing, launch vehicle