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Thursday, June 12th, 2008

District of Mission Receives $15,000 CivicSpatial Grant

PR — Cost effective improvement of cadastral mapping accuracy is the cornerstone of a grant received by the District of Mission from the Integrated Cadastral Information Society (ICIS) under its CivicSpatial Program.  The grant will be used to partially fund the purchase of a GPS Total-Station that will be used by the District to accurately

Thursday, June 12th, 2008

ERDAS Announces Free Webinar—Transform Your Data into Information

PR — ERDAS announces Transform Your Data into Information: Author, Manage, Connect and Deliver, a free webinar on Thursday, June 19 at 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. (EDT).

Thursday, June 12th, 2008

New Version of Scia Engineer with an Optimized Connection to Allplan BIM 2008

PR – With the new version of its structural analysis software, Nemetschek Scia offers comprehensive innovations as well as an improved connection to Allplan BIM 2008. Accordingly, Scia Engineer 2008 features significantly faster response times, for example, during the analysis of concrete and steel components or while refreshing the screen. Support of new standards and

Thursday, June 12th, 2008

Dassault Systèmes Launches International Contest for Virtual Reality Experience and 3D Entertainment

PR – Dassault today announced its international Virtual Reality (VR) Experience and 3D Entertainment contest in partnership with La Géode, Laval Virtual and Barco.  The contest, which is open for project proposals May 22-September 12, 2008, challenges competitors to invent a multiplatform 3D real time application geared towards the general public using 3DVIA Virtools technology.

Thursday, June 12th, 2008

Getmapping Launch Maps and Imagery of Northern Ireland

PR – Getmapping has announced the availability of new aerial imagery and mapping of Northern Ireland to add to its coverage of England, Wales and Scotland. Both the aerial imagery and 1:50,000-scale mapping are available for immediate download from Getmapping.com.

Thursday, June 12th, 2008

RapidEye AG Signed Contract with Kongsberg Satellite Services

PR – With the ability to image up to 4 Million km² of the earth’s surface daily, RapidEye’s constellation of five satellites will download an enormous amount of data every day. To handle all of this incoming data, a seven year contract for download services has been signed between Kongsberg Satellite Services AS (KSAT) of

Thursday, June 12th, 2008

Agribusiness Grows with Crop-Specific Maps

PR – Crop-specific maps, created by combining survey data and satellite images, provide a literal lay of the land for farmers and agribusinesses such as seed and fertilizer companies.

Thursday, June 12th, 2008

Jason-2 Satellite Targeted for Launch on 20 June

ESA – The launch of the Jason-2 ocean altimetry satellite scheduled for 15 June has been postponed. This delay is due to weather-related problems integrating the spacecraft with the Delta II launch vehicle. Another reason for the delay is slippage of NASA’s preceding GLAST launch using the same type of launcher, ground crews and set-up.

Wednesday, June 11th, 2008

nfrastructure Firm CIOs and CEOs Say Information Technology Could Have Greater Impact

PR — Farkas Berkowitz & Company and Bentley Systems, Incorporated today released the results of their recent survey of chief information officers (CIOs) and chief executive officers (CEOs) at leading infrastructure firms on the state of information technology (IT). The survey findings were announced and discussed at the Seventh Annual Harnessing Information Technology Workshop held

Wednesday, June 11th, 2008

GeoEye RoadTracker Now Available for Overwatch Geospatial Systems Feature Analyst

PR — Overwatch Geospatial Systems, an operating unit of Textron Systems, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, today announced the integration of RoadTracker™ with its award-winning feature-extraction program, Feature Analyst®.  RoadTracker extends the ease-of-use and time-saving advantages of Feature Analyst by adding new capabilities for the many government and industry users of Overwatch Geospatial Systems’