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Friday, November 30th, 2007

Merrick & Company Wins Engineering Excellence Award

PR – Merrick & Company, a world leader in  LiDAR, digital ortho imaging, photogrammetry, and geospatial  solutions received the Engineering Excellence Award from the  American Council of Engineering Companies of Colorado for a prototype project delivered to the Kansas City and Omaha  districts of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. 

Thursday, November 29th, 2007

ESRI Expands Regional Presence with Launch of ESRI Asia

PR — Geographic information system (GIS) industry leader ESRI continues to expand its international operations with the opening of ESRI Asia. The new office will allow ESRI to better support its regional distributors, partners, and customers.  Comments ESRI president Jack Dangermond, "Our presence in Asia goes back almost 30 years. During that time, we have built

Thursday, November 29th, 2007

ESRI’s New Director of Product Management to Expand Enterprise GIS Strategies

PR — Dirk Gorter, formerly of Symantec Corporation, has joined ESRI’s senior corporate management team in the newly created position of director of product management. His charter is to implement new processes that will help ESRI create innovative geographic information system (GIS) software products that integrate into the wider business IT solution.

Thursday, November 29th, 2007

Gartner’s MarketScope for Energy and Utility GIS Gives ESRI Good Rating

PR—ESRI received a Positive rating in a recent report from Gartner, Inc., the leading provider of research and analysis on the global information technology industry. The report, MarketScope for Energy and Utility Geographic Information Systems, 2H07, by Bradley Williams and Jeff Vining and published October 17, 2007, was created for energy and utility customers so

Thursday, November 29th, 2007

WorldView-1 Reaches Full Operational Capability

PR – DigitalGlobe, provider of the world’s highest-resolution commercial satellite imagery and geospatial information products, today announced that WorldView-1 has completed its commissioning, meets all of its requirements, and is delivering imagery to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) as part of the NextView program. Full Operating Capability (FOC) with NGA began on November 17th. Following

Wednesday, November 28th, 2007

Google’s Goal: Renewable Energy Cheaper than Coal

PR – Google announced a new strategic initiative to develop electricity from renewable energy sources that will be cheaper than electricity produced from coal. The newly created initiative, known as RE<C, will focus initially on advanced solar thermal power, wind power technologies, enhanced geothermal systems and other potential breakthrough technologies.  RE<C is hiring engineers and

Wednesday, November 28th, 2007

Valtus Imagery Launches New Customer Solutions Group

PR – Valtus Imagery Services, a division of North West Geomatics Ltd. announced today that Ms Tammy Peterson has joined the Valtus team as Customer Solutions Manager. The addition of Peterson will continue the company’s expansion in Canada and the United States.

Wednesday, November 28th, 2007

OSI provides $750,000 upgrade to Danish Navy

BUSINESS JOURNAL  – OSI Geospatial Inc. has won a US$750,000 contract to provide an upgrade for its all-in-one navigational system to the Denmark’s warships. The Ottawa-based company said its International Systems Operations division will be upgrading its Electronic Chart Precise Integrated Navigation System (ECPINS) warship navigation software to its latest version for the Danish Navy.

Wednesday, November 28th, 2007

KeyCreator 7 – latest version of the popular CAD system released

PR – Infotech Enterprises GmbH, a leading provider of CAD software and digital design communication solutions, today announced the release of KeyCreator 7, a new version of the widely used mechanical design and manufacturing CAD/CAM software. KeyCreator 7 includes numerous performance improvements and customer-driven productivity enhancements, as well as additional advances in Kubotek’s unique direct modeling

Wednesday, November 28th, 2007

Infotech Enterprises GmbH presents a new product: Kubotek Validation Tool

PR – Infotech Enterprises, a leading provider of CAD software and digital design communication solutions, has announced that a new CAD-independent product is available to compare and validate models.