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Thursday, February 7th, 2008

The Canton of Geneva chooses JMap!

PR – Things are really moving forward in Europe for the Montreal based firm KHEOPS Technologies (KHEOPS). After the universities and the airports it’s now the cities that are adopting JMap software. In fact, the Canton of Geneva has now acquired JMap, which will be up and running at the end of February 2008, at

Thursday, February 7th, 2008

UMass Amherst Geosciences Department to Host Workshop on Using Computer Visualizations in the Classr

PR – Geoscientists are using computer visualizations to show everything from changes in glaciers to the geology of Mars. The University of Massachusetts Amherst department of geosciences is hosting a workshop Feb. 10-12 on using these high-tech tools in the classroom. Read More

Thursday, February 7th, 2008

TCE Consulting Engineers Ltd. Joins Bentley’s Enterprise License Subscription Program

PR – Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced that TCE Consulting Engineers Ltd., a leading international consulting engineering firm providing services and sustainable solutions for power, transportation, water, building, manufacturing, spatial planning, and the environment that is part of the Tata Group of Companies, has joined Bentley’s Enterprise License Subscription (ELS) program. Bentley’s ELS program grants

Thursday, February 7th, 2008

PCI Geomatics Pvt Ltd. launches in India

PR – PCI Geomatics, the world-leading developer of software and solutions for geospatial imaging applications, announced today the launch of a new international office in India. The new company, PCI Geomatics Pvt Ltd. will be led by Dr. Ashok Kaushal, Director and Country Manager, and, under special license, will offer PCI Geomatics technology, services and

Wednesday, February 6th, 2008

3D Laser Mapping equips Scantech International

PR — Scantech International, a specialist 3D laser scanning service company, has selected a state of the art laser scanning system from 3D Laser Mapping.  The system is based on a Riegl LMS Z390 scanner and was chosen after extensive field trials that impressed with the speed and accuracy of data capture; the device can

Wednesday, February 6th, 2008

TCE Consulting Engineers Ltd. Joins Bentley Enerprise Subscription Program

PR — Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced that TCE Consulting Engineers Ltd., a leading international consulting engineering firm providing services and sustainable solutions for power, transportation, water, building, manufacturing, spatial planning, and the environment that is part of the Tata Group of Companies, has joined Bentley’s Enterprise License Subscription (ELS) program. Bentley’s ELS program grants

Wednesday, February 6th, 2008

Denver GIS Web Site Helps Citizens Track Crime in Their Neighborhoods

PR—The City and County of Denver recently expanded its ESRI-powered Denver Maps Internet Web site to make available three years of local crime data to the public. The new mapping service leveraged ESRI’s geographic information system (GIS) application framework to enable residents to be more informed about criminal activity in their communities and help foster greater

Wednesday, February 6th, 2008

Communities and Local Government Committee Publishes Report on Ordnance Survey

PR -260 years ago, as Bonnie Prince Charlie’s defeated Jacobite army scattered across the Scottish highlands, King George III sent a mapmaker called William Roy to chart the caves and crofts, hills and glens where they might be found. Roy’s name is now carved above the entrance of Ordnance Survey’s HQ in Southampton, the organisation

Wednesday, February 6th, 2008

Satellite Data to Deliver ‘State-of-the-Art’ Air Quality Information

PR – The European Environment Agency has finalised an agreement with an ESA-led consortium to provide unparalleled information on air pollution, which contributes to the premature deaths of hundreds of thousands of Europeans annually.   Under the agreement, the European Environment Agency (EEA) will use a service, which combines and processes satellite data with surface

Tuesday, February 5th, 2008

USGIF Accredits Universities Under First-Ever Geospatial Intelligence Accreditation and Certificate

PR — Three national universities have received accreditation for their geospatial intelligence programs by the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF). The University of Missouri at Columbia, Pennsylvania State University and George Mason University became the first schools to be accredited under USGIF’s Geospatial Intelligence Accreditation and Certificate Program, the first and only program of