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Saturday, December 1st, 2007

Global Mapper v9.01 Released – Adds Google Maps Export

PR – Over 100 significant enhancements and bug fixes have been made to Global Mapper since the v9.00 release. The most significant changes are described below: – Added support for exporting any loaded data into tiles for use in Google Maps. – Made significant improvements to the triangulation and gridding of 3D point, line, and

Saturday, December 1st, 2007

SpeechStorm Continues to Expand with Opening of New Office in Scotland

PR – SpeechStorm, a leading provider of speech enabled business solutions, today announced the opening of its new office in Glasgow. The office will provide a base for the company’s expanding northern sales and service delivery team, enabling them to better serve existing customers and expand into the local contact-centre market.

Saturday, December 1st, 2007

Conference: US/EU-Baltic Symposium “Ocean Observations, Ecosystem-Based Management & Forecasting”

We welcome your participation in the third US/EU-Baltic International Symposium (May 27-29, 2008) and encourage personal interaction to promote the exchange of scientific and technical information. Our program will include notable speakers and a cross section of papers from more than 20 countries, including the nine countries that border the Baltic Sea, other EU countries,

Friday, November 30th, 2007

IABG has opened its new “Geodata Factory” in Dresden

PR – In his opening speech, Thomas Jurk, the Saxonian State Minister for Economics & Employment, underlined the commitment of IABG company within the New ‘Bundesländer’, with over 50 new jobs being created in the Dresden factory. The Minister for Economics & Employment of Saxony paid tribute to the company’s new Geodata project in Dresden:

Friday, November 30th, 2007

AGI Annual Awards Dinner

26th November, 2007: Over 160 people attended the well established AGI Annual Awards Dinner and Ceremony on Thursday, 22nd November at the Thistle Marble Arch, London to celebrate and recognise excellence in the UK GI community. The AGI would like to thank the sponsors of the awards – Cadcorp, IGGI, Oracle, Ordnance Survey and Pitney

Friday, November 30th, 2007

1Spatial aids VISTA’s drive towards streetworks reduction

PR – 1Spatial is supporting the development of a global data model for utility asset data exchange through the VISTA project in Great Britain. The project is predicted to save the UK economy millions of pounds per annum by creating more readily accessible shared information for utility companies. Inaccuracies in existing utility information and a

Friday, November 30th, 2007

Dassault Systèmes Announces the General Availability of its 3DVIA Composer

PR – Dassault Systèmes (DS), a world leader in 3D and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions, today launched its new desktop content authoring system, 3DVIA Composer V6R1. Arriving only weeks after DS’s October 2007 acquisition of Seemage, this release features product enhancements, a new name, simplified packaging and global availability in all DS sales channels. 

Friday, November 30th, 2007

MDIP and MEDAG to merge – Funding commitments made for the future

PR – At a recent meeting held at Defra in London, MEDAG and MDIP sponsors were asked to :   Consider a proposal to merge the activities of the Marine Environmental Data Action Group (MEDAG) and the Marine Data Information Partnership (MDIP) Consider and offer sponsorship funding to support proposals for activities for MEDAG and

Friday, November 30th, 2007

GeoStore helps take professional risk assessment online

PR – Infoterra Ltd, a leader in the provision of geospatial products and services, has launched its GeoStore Explore service to enable professional risk assessment based on location specific imagery and maps. For underwriters and loss adjusters, GeoStore® provides a browser-based decision-support application enabling annotation and measurement of features on a map or aerial photograph.

Friday, November 30th, 2007

RDC ScanEx received and processed new radar images of the oil spills in Kerch Strait

PR – RDC ScanEx acquired a series of new images from Radarsat-1 satellite for the water area of the southern part of the Azov Sea and the Kerch Strait. Images, acquired on November 22 and 23 (fig. 1 and 2 respecctively) with 30 m resolution show dark spots in the northern part of the the