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Monday, November 19th, 2007

500 Students in Liberec, Czech Republic on GIS Day

See a video of 500 students in Liberec, Czech republic celebrated GIS Day! Watch video

Monday, November 19th, 2007

Wildgoose appoints Darren Bell to education sales

PR – Wildgoose, the education arm of aerial mapping company BlueSky, has appointed Darren Bell as Education Sales Executive. Bell, an experienced sales professional, has more than 15 years experience in the UK education market achieved working for one of the country’s leading suppliers of art materials, Calder Colours. He will be responsible for direct

Monday, November 19th, 2007

Autodesk Supports Easter Island Quest For Sustainable Impact With 3D Design Technologies

Autodesk today announced it is working with Easter Island officials, local archeology experts and several partners to provide technology, services and expertise to help digitally document Easter Island’s current historical artifacts, natural resources and infrastructure assets. The work will create 3D models of the island (locally known as Rapa Nui) allowing government officials to better

Monday, November 19th, 2007

Hexagon Acquires Leading Indian Distributor Elcome Technologies

PR – Hexagon has entered into an agreement to acquire all outstanding shares of the Indian company Elcome Technologies Pvt. Ltd. Elcome Technologies is a distributor and systems integrator of products and solutions for customers in the field of positioning, navigation, alignment, measurements and surveying using various technologies such as optical and GPS based equipment, aerial photogrammetry,

Sunday, November 18th, 2007

Pixologic releases 30 day Trial version of ZBrush 3.1

PR – Pixologic’s 30 day trial version of ZBrush 3.1 is a full-featured version offering the industry-standard sculpting and painting tools that professional digital artists rely on for high-end visual effects and 3D sculpting in a time-limited format for students, teachers, artists and others just beginning their journey into ZBrush. Read More

Sunday, November 18th, 2007

Public-Private Partnerships for Spatial Data Infrastructure in e-Government

EUROGI will be holding a seminar to explore ways in which Private-Public Partnerships (PPP) can assist in building the Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI) across Europe. The event is supported by the European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) – the technical coordinator of INSPIRE. This European SDI is supporting Community environmental policies and shall be built

Saturday, November 17th, 2007

1Spatial Creates Online Data Quality Library for Geospatial Community

1Spatial is pleased to announce the creation and provision of a new Data Quality Library, and is inviting contributions from others in the spatial data industry. As a result of working in the geospatial arena for almost 30 years with a variety of prestigious and high profile customer and partner organisations, 1Spatial has identified the

Saturday, November 17th, 2007

Trimble Awarded U.S. Coast Guard Contract

PR –  Trimble announced today that it has received a contract from the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) to provide up to 400 reference station receivers over the next three years for its Maritime Differential GPS (DGPS) Service modernization program.   The USCG’s Maritime DGPS Service provides navigation information for coastal areas, harbors and waterways in the

Saturday, November 17th, 2007

PCI Geomatics to support satellites WorldView-1 and TerraSAR-X along with improvements for ALOS

PR – PCI Geomatics, a world-leading developer of software and solutions for geospatial imaging applications, is pleased to announce its support of image products from the satellites WorldView-1 and TerraSAR-X, and enhanced coverage for ALOS (Advanced Land Observing Satellite) in the form of additional JAXA (Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency) files support. PCI Geomatics remains at

Friday, November 16th, 2007

Gemeente Eindhoven selects Snowflake’s GO Loader

Snowflake Software takes pleasure in announcing that the Gemeente Eindhoven has recently joined its GO Loader user group, utilizing the tool to load GML for the city’s future building applications. Since Geonovum – the Dutch National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI) executive committee – introduced the basis model for GML in the Netherlands (NEN3610), there has