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Thursday, April 10th, 2008

Bentley Opens BE Conference 2008 Registration

PR – Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced that registration is open at www.bentley.com/BEconference/registration for BE Conference 2008 – BEst Practices for Sustaining Infrastructure, being held May 28-30 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Md. During this two-and-a-half-day event, decision makers and senior practitioners from infrastructure organizations around the globe, including owner-operators and AEC firms,

Thursday, April 10th, 2008

Local Tax Sharing Programs Improve Sustainable Development Prospects

PR — A report released this week, Improving Economic Health and Competitiveness through Tax Sharing, assesses the experience of local governments with schemes that share portions of tax revenues in order to get better development results and avoid sprawl. The report also provides solutions for many of the problems identified in the Environmental Law Institute’s

Thursday, April 10th, 2008

JMAR Technologies Reports Positive Findings in EPA Tests

PR — JMAR Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:JMAR), a leading developer of advanced laser, photonics and detection technologies, today announced the results of a testing program carried out by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to measure the performance of JMAR’s BioSentry monitoring system and competing products at detecting harmful microorganisms in drinking water distribution systems.

Thursday, April 10th, 2008

Testing for GeoEye’s Next-Generation Earth Imaging Satellite

PR – General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics , announced today the completion of satellite integration and environmental testing for GeoEye’s next-generation earth imaging satellite, GeoEye-1. General Dynamics is the prime contractor and integrator of the spacecraft and telescope for GeoEye, Inc. . GeoEye-1 will remain at the General Dynamics

Thursday, April 10th, 2008

Trimble Introduces GNSS Choke Ring Antenna for Multipath Mitigation

PR – Trimble today introduced the Trimble GNSS Choke Ring geodetic antenna as part of its network infrastructure portfolio. The traditional choke ring’s ground plane has been widely adopted by the scientific community due to its effectiveness in reducing the strength of multipath signals before they enter the receiving element.

Thursday, April 10th, 2008

ESRI Business GIS Summit to Feature University of Redlands Education Program

PR – ESRI and the University of Redlands are offering a new, two-day education program at this year’s ESRI Business GIS Summit being held April 27–30, 2008, in Chicago, Illinois. The education program, partially funded by a University of Redlands grant from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), will include two specific tracks—the first focuses

Wednesday, April 9th, 2008

ESRI Business GIS Summit to Feature University of Redlands Education Program

PR — ESRI and the University of Redlands, a leader in geographic information system (GIS) education, are offering a new, two-day education program at this year’s ESRI Business GIS Summit being held April 27–30, 2008, in Chicago, Illinois. The education program, partially funded by a University of Redlands grant from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA),

Wednesday, April 9th, 2008

Trimble Introduces GNSS Choke Ring Antenna for Multipath Mitigation

PR — Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) today introduced the Trimble® GNSS Choke Ring geodetic antenna as part of its network infrastructure portfolio. The traditional choke ring’s ground plane has been widely adopted by the scientific community due to its effectiveness in reducing the strength of multipath signals before they enter the receiving element. Trimble has further

Wednesday, April 9th, 2008

Steve Briggs New Topcon National GIS and OEM Sales Manager

PR — Steve Briggs has been named Topcon Positioning Systems’ (TPS) national sales manager-GIS and OEM.

Wednesday, April 9th, 2008

Ordnance Survey Offers Free Video Library to Journalists

PR – With the aim of further strengthening Ordnance Survey’s excellent relationship with the media, its Press Office has commissioned a series of short films showing the work carried out by the national mapping agency.