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Tuesday, June 17th, 2008

ESRI’s ArcPad 7.1.1 Software Now Available

PR – ArcPad 7.1.1 and ArcPad Application Builder 7.1.1, the latest versions of ESRI’s mobile geographic information system (GIS) software for field mapping and data collection, have been released. New improvements in ArcPad 7.1.1 enhance the user experience by increasing productivity and ease of use in the field.

Monday, June 16th, 2008

Blue Marble Announces Reseller Partnership With GeoDesign International

PR — Blue Marble Geographics is pleased to announce the establishment of a business partnership with GeoDesign International (, a GIS services firm located in Lorena, SP, Brazil.  Blue Marble’s geospatial data manipulation and conversion solutions are used worldwide by thousands of GIS analysts at software companies, universities, oil and gas companies, civil engineering, surveying,

Monday, June 16th, 2008

Geographic Technologies Group Introduces GeoBlade Community Maintenance

PR — Geographic Technologies Group, Inc. (GTG) announces the release of GeoBlade Community Maintenance.  GeoBlade Community Maintenance is ESRI compliant and operates with ArcGIS Server and pre-ArcGIS Server technologies.

Monday, June 16th, 2008

Topcon SurveyMaster Software Simplifies “Field-to-Finish” Work

PR — Topcon Positioning Systems (TPS) new SurveyMaster software is a complete survey software solution to manage job site and surveying data efficiently, while providing a deliverable print or plot.  Designed by surveyors, it provides the user with legal, annotation, adjustment and CAD drafting tools in one product.

Monday, June 16th, 2008

Small Municipal and County Governments Can Now Add ArcPad and ArcPad Application Builder to ELA

PR – Small governments in the United States can now add ArcPad and ArcPad Application Builder to an existing or new Small Municipal and County Government Enterprise License Agreement (ELA). The nominally priced add-on offers unlimited access to ArcPad software for mobile geographic information system (GIS) field mapping and data collection as well as the development

Monday, June 16th, 2008

ArchiCAD 12 – Accelerating the Design Experience

PR -Graphisoft announced today that ArchiCAD 12, the next version of its award-winning Virtual Building modeling solution, will ship on both Windows and Macintosh platforms in July. ArchiCAD’s annual release cycle continues to focus on providing enhancements to help users win more business, design more creatively and be more productive.

Monday, June 16th, 2008

New ERDAS Distributor in Brazil

PR – ERDAS Inc. announces that Santiago & Cintra Consultoria is now the master distributor of ERDAS products and solutions to customers in Brazil. Based in São Paulo, S&C Consultoria is a joint venture between Santiago & Cintra Importação e Exportação Ltda and Intare Tecnologia e Informação Ltda.

Monday, June 16th, 2008

Océ Aims for Gold in the Little Britain Challenge

PR – Océ is set to discover its sea legs this year by competing for the Little Britain Challenge Cup for the first time.  As well as taking part in all four races in as many days, Océ, a gold sponsor of the event, will also supply the equipment necessary to print photographs of all

Monday, June 16th, 2008

EDF Energies Nouvelles is Building One of the Largest Solar Farms in France

PR – Energies Nouvelles (Paris:EEN) is launching construction of a 7 MWp solar photovoltaic farm on land belonging to the Narbonne municipal authorities. This is one of the largest solar farms currently under construction in mainland France. It is scheduled to enter service by year-end 2008.

Monday, June 16th, 2008

World’s First Fully Automated Metro to Operate in Mixed Running in Nuremberg

PR – The inauguration of passenger service on Metro Line 3 of the Nuremberg transit authority (VAG) is truly a unique occasion. Not only is it the first fully automated subway to operate in Germany, during its introductory phase it will also be the first driverless metro in the world to share a section of