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Wednesday, April 23rd, 2008

New Home Community Offers Solar for Everyone,

PR – CenterStone Communities and Petersen-Dean Roofing Systems celebrated Earth Day with the official opening of Harmony at CenterStone Estates where, for the first time in San Bernardino County, solar power is included as a standard feature in homes designed for families as well as for singles and couples.

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2008

Kyocera Solar and East Los Angeles College ”Flip the Switch” on 1.2 Megawatt Solar Electric System

PR – Kyocera Solar, Inc. and East Los Angeles College (ELAC) today celebrated the inauguration of a colossal, 1.2 megawatt (MW) solar electric generating system at ELAC’s Monterey Park campus.

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008

City of Portsmouth, Ohio, Shares Public Works Data Using Autodesk Geospatial Solutions

PR — Autodesk, Inc. today announced that the City of Portsmouth, Ohio, has implemented a web-based geographic information system (GIS) portal to quickly and easily share city maps and utility information in order to manage infrastructure more efficiently and effectively. Using Autodesk geospatial solutions software, city workers and engineers can remotely access online maps while in

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008

America’s Leading Mountaineer Depending on DeLorme GPS for Arctic Expedition

PR — Ed Viesturs, America’s leading high-altitude mountaineer, will be relying on the DeLorme Earthmate(r) GPS PN-20 when he sets out this week on the 2008 Canadian Arctic Trek for Earth Health. The PN-20 is a WAAS-enabled, bright-color-screen handheld receiver capable of displaying multiple map and imagery types.

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008

Map World Forum Welcomes ERDAS as Corporate Partner

PR — GIS Development, the organisers of Map World Forum are pleased to announce the participation of ERDAS Inc. as a Corporate Partner for the Forum. The four-day conference, which is scheduled for February 10 – 13, 2009 in Hyderabad, India is going to be the biggest global confluence of geospatial technologists and the technology

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008

AGI Geocommunity ‘08 Conference Call For Papers

Having returned to Chair the AGI conference in 2008 after what was generally considered to be our most successful event in 2007, I am delighted to announce the Call-for-Papers for 2008. Deadline for submissions Friday 25th April 2008

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008

The British Cartographic Society Launches ‘Mapping 2008: Making the Most of Map

PR – The British Cartographic Society Launches ‘Mapping 2008: Making the Most of Maps’ The British Cartographic Society has announced the dates and location for its Annual Symposium. Under the banner of Mapping 2008: Making the Most of Maps, the residential conference will take place from the 03 to the 06 September, inclusive, at the

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008

Bluesky Aerial Imagery Helps Visualise National Grid Cabling

PR – Aerial photography, supplied by Bluesky, is helping National Grid explore the potential for underground cabling works in the Peak District National Park. As part of a wider landscape and visual impact assessment project, SLR Consulting purchased the Bluesky imagery to enhance a large-scale virtual reality model of the area around a former rail

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008

Blue Marble to Demo Geographic Calculator at 1Spatial Conference 2008

PR – Blue Marble Geographics is pleased to announce their sponsorship of the 1Spatial Conference, being held in Stansted, UK from April 29th to May 1st, 2008.  Come and visit Blue Marble in the exhibit hall to learn why their coordinate conversion technology is used worldwide by thousands of GIS analysts at software companies, universities,

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008

Planetek Italia Announces New Series of ERDAS Workshops

PR – Planetek Italia S.r.l. announces a new series of ERDAS Workshops in Italy, with its first workshop entitled “What’s New in ERDAS Solutions.” This workshop will be held May 6, 2008 at the University of Tor Vergata, in Rome, Italy.