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Tuesday, January 29th, 2008

Océ N.V.: Results Financial Year 2007

PR – Océ confirms that the results for the 2007 financial year are equal to the provisional results that were published on January 14, 2008. This means total revenues of € 3,098.2 million, operating income of € 121.2 million, net income of € 78.9 million and net income per ordinary share of € 0.88. These

Tuesday, January 29th, 2008

Germany: Consultation phase on sustainable development

The German government presented its Strategy for Sustainable Development in 2002. In 2008, it will report on the progress achieved and update the strategy. In her opening address at the annual congress of the German Council for Sustainable Development on 27 November 2007, German Chancellor Angela Merkel called on citizens to actively participate by 31

Tuesday, January 29th, 2008

Hexagon Expands Machine Automation for Mining

PR – Hexagon, the mother company of Leica Geosystems, has entered into an agreement to acquire all outstanding shares of Jigsaw Technologies in Tucson, Arizona, USA. Jigsaw develops and supplies software for fleet management, the largest area of the measurement technologies market segment machine control for mining. The company’s products are used mainly for coal

Monday, January 28th, 2008

Masternaut’s Real-time Mapping of Temperature Controlled Loads

PR — Masternaut has launched an innovative solution for the live monitoring of temperature controlled distribution over the web.  Called MasterCold, the system connects vehicle refrigerated units directly to Masternaut’s industry-standard Mobile Collection Unit (MCU) which incorporates GPS satellite tracking and continuous data communication.

Monday, January 28th, 2008

Merrick & Company Kicks-off LiDAR and Photogrammetric Mapping Project Henrico County, Virginia, USA

PR — Merrick & Company, a world leader in LiDAR, digital ortho imaging, photogrammetry, and geospatial solutions began a $580,000 contract with Henrico County, Virginia this week.  This project is an update to geospatial data compilation contracts performed by Merrick in 1998 and 2003 and includes LiDAR data collection for the first time.  The County

Monday, January 28th, 2008

Aibel Group Joins Bentley’s Enterprise License Subscription Program

PR — Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced that Aibel, a Norway-based leading provider of services, products, and technologies to the global upstream oil and gas industry with 16 offices around the world, has joined Bentley’s Enterprise License Subscription (ELS) program. Bentley’s ELS program grants organizations unlimited access to the entire ELS software portfolio for a

Monday, January 28th, 2008

Bentley Acquires promis•e Product Line

PR — Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced that it has acquired the global business of ECT International, Inc., the leading provider of advanced computer-aided engineering design tools for electrical control systems. The company’s flagship product line, promis•e, comprises intelligent, easy-to-use software that generates electrical system schematics and supporting documentation, reducing electrical design time by more

Monday, January 28th, 2008

Bentley Announces OpenPlant – the First Plant Applications Based on ISO 15926 Data Model

PR — Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced OpenPlant, the first range of software products for the creation and management of plant infrastructure inherently based on the ISO 15926 data model – an international standard for process plant information. By enabling the next phase in software interoperability, Bentley’s OpenPlant products facilitate distributed-enterprise collaboration spanning disparate systems.

Monday, January 28th, 2008

Blue Marble Geographic Calculator 7.0.1 USB Dongle Key Licenses Now Available

PR — With the release of Geographic Calculator 7.0.1, Blue Marble Geographics (www.bluemarblegeo.com) announces the addition of USB Dongle keys to the suite of available licensing options.  These USB keys allow users to leverage the power of the Geographic Calculator anywhere in the world, at any time.  Simply insert the hardware key into the USB

Monday, January 28th, 2008

Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging Takes Strategic Membership in the OGC

PR – The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) announced that Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging has increased its level of membership in the OGC to become a Strategic Member. Strategic Membership is the highest level of membership in the OGC. Strategic Members provide significant resources to support OGC objectives in the form of funding for program initiatives