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Thursday, January 17th, 2008

Halcrow Speeds Highway Surveying with StreetMapper Mobile Laser Mapping

PR – Halcrow has turned to new laser mapping technology to create a 3D computer model as part of a £120 million regeneration project in Coventry.  Developed by Nottingham-based 3D Laser Mapping, the StreetMapper mobile laser system was used, in conjunction with Halcrow Geomatics, to survey a Coventry roundabout and its surrounding area. By mapping

Wednesday, January 16th, 2008

Nottinghamshire Revolutionises Inventory Data Collection with Yotta DCL

PR — Exciting innovative  digital surveying for collecting inventory data has proved to be a success  with Nottinghamshire County Council. Using Yotta DCL’s groundbreaking Nano  technology with a high-resolution 360-degree photographic survey,  Nottinghamshire is able to map its highway inventory pixel-by-pixel giving a  clear true picture of its assets. The additional benefits of Yotta DCL’s

Wednesday, January 16th, 2008

Pitney Bowes Joins World Environment Center

PR — Pitney Bowes Inc., the world’s leading provider of mailstream solutions, today announced that it is joining the World Environment Center (WEC), a global non-profit, non-advocacy organization that is a leader in advancing sustainable development business practices.

Wednesday, January 16th, 2008

GeODC Completes Mapping Project for Havebury Housing Partnership

PR — Data capture and  conversion specialist GeODC has completed a project to create up-to-date and  accurate maps of social housing in West Suffolk. The project, to capture digital  mapping of community areas, was undertaken on behalf of the Havebury Housing  Partnership who own and manage nearly 6,000 properties in the St Edmundsbury  area. GeODC

Wednesday, January 16th, 2008

Humidity Transmitter HMT330 from Vaisala Features Integrated Data Logging

PR – Vaisala HUMICAP® Humidity and Temperature Transmitter Series HMT330 now offers several new features including a data logging option, Chinese as a new user interface language, the new generation Vaisala HUMICAP® 180 R sensor and a USB connection cable for computers. In addition, the HMT330 has a new display with a white background light

Wednesday, January 16th, 2008

DeKalb County enters the modeling arena with InfoWorks CS, WS and InfoNet

PR – DeKalb County in Georgia has embarked on a major modeling initiative, purchasing Wallingford Software’s water supply and distribution network modeling solution InfoWorks WS, urban drainage network modeling solution InfoWorks CS and asset management solution InfoNet. Senior Engineer, Nadine Maghsoudlou says: “We have separated the County into 35 sub-basins and as we collect data

Wednesday, January 16th, 2008

Canada’s Environment Minister Responds to NRTEE Report

Canada’s Environment Minister John Baird today commented on the report provided by the National Roundtable on the Environment and the Economy (NRTEE) titled “Getting to 2050: Canada’s Transition to a Low-emission Future”. “Our Government recognizes that climate change is one of the greatest challenges facing the world today and we have demonstrated leadership by taking

Wednesday, January 16th, 2008

GeoBase Orthoimage 2005-2010 has arrived!

PR – The GeoBase Steering Committee and Natural Resources Canada are pleased to announce the launch of a new generation of satellite orthoimagery on the GeoBase website. The new SPOT 4 and 5 derived orthoimagery improves upon the resolution of the GeoBase Landsat 7 satellite orthoimagery. 5000 images will be acquired between 2005 and 2010.

Wednesday, January 16th, 2008

TerraSAR-X Services now Available

PR – Data acquired by the first commercial highresolution radar satellite TerraSAR-X is now operationally available: Infoterra GmbH, the owner of the exclusive commercial exploitation rights for this data, has announced its commercial sales operations to be up-and-running. Ever since the spacecraft delivered first impressive images a mere four days after the successful launch on

Wednesday, January 16th, 2008

Dassault Systèmes Announces the Release of SIMULIA SLM for Simulation Lifecycle Management

PR – Dassault Systèmes  announced the early availability of SIMULIA SLM, a new product suite from its SIMULIA brand that will have a positive impact on the way that organizations perform and manage their simulation processes. The use of simulation has become an increasingly vital process in developing innovative products quickly. SIMULIA SLM accelerates the