Bentley is holding a Geoengineering Summit November 4-5, 2002, in Madrid, Spain. You'll need to set up a login at the Bentley site to access further information.
Maporama, a provider of online location-centric applications and Navigation Technologies, has announced a strategic partnership to enhance location based service (LBS) offerings of Italy¹s WIND Telecomunicazioni customers.
ESRI announced that it received a Certificate of Special Recognition from the National Association of Counties (NACO) for "its outstanding leadership and generous support to help rebuild America after the September 11, 2001, tragedies."
9106-1150 Quebec inc. bought all the assets of SoftMap Technologies Inc. and will resume the operations under the name SoftMap Technologies (2002) Inc. Softmap, the old one, produced maps of Canada.
Intergraph Mapping and GIS Solutions Transportation Solution Center for North America awarded GeoDecisions Corporation the first annual Transportation Partner of the Year award, which recognizes innovative geospatial data access capabilities and enterprise deployment.
geoVue and Pixxures have signed a deal for comprehensive site analytics that integrate Web-based mapping and demographics with high-resolution, digital orthorectified aerial imagery.
The Association of Canadian Map Librarians and Archives (ACMLA) awarded DMTI Spatial, Canada's leading mapping data and geocoding solutions provider, with their Certificate of Appreciation in recognition of DMTI's 'Spatial Mapping Academic Research Tools' (SMART) program. DMTI Spatial's SMART program provides participating Canadian Universities and Colleges with access to leading geospatial mapping products.
• Contracts United States-based Landair Mapping, Inc. has completed the purchase of the Leica ALS40 and RC30 airborne sensors from Leica Geosystems' GIS & Mapping Division. With the ALS40, Landair will be able to provide LIDAR data to its customers who require fast and accurate digital terrain models (DTMs).
Global Geomatics Inc. announced a contract for the installation of its MapFusion Workstation and Server products at the University of Quebec at Hull.
Thales Navigation announced today that the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has purchased more than 6,000 Magellan GPS handheld devices for state and local law enforcement officers who investigate vehicle collisions.
MESA Solutions, a Telcordia Technologies subsidiary announced its selection by Alabama Gas Corporation (Alagasco) to provide implementation and systems integration services for a complete geospatial network management solution. The company also announced it has signed an agreement with Southside Electric Cooperative (SEC) to provide systems integration and implementation services. The new agreement is the second phase of a two-phase project at SEC to plan and deploy an integrated geospatial network management solution.
The city of Leipzig will be using SICAD for its extensive spatial information systems for another four years. Leipzig and SICAD GEOMATICS signed a contract for future cooperation at the end of May 2002.
PlanGraphics, Inc. has been awarded a new series of tasks under an extension to an existing master agreement for GIS Management and Support Services to the City of Columbus Department of Technology.
UK-based Cadcorp announced that Kiama Municipal Council in New South Wales, Australia, has selected Cadcorp SIS - Spatial Information System. Kiama Municipal Council becomes the fifth Australian council in New South Wales to join the Cadcorp SIS user community.
The GeoInformation Group announced that Birmingham City Council, the largest local authority in England and Wales, has purchased City Heights Birmingham city centre database for a broad range of height critical urban planning projects. GeoInformation Group produces the Cities Revealed line of imagery.
Jefferson County, Alabama is implementing NovaLIS Technologies' computer assisted mass appraisal solution, Assessment Office.
Choctaw Geo Imaging (CGI) Enterprise, a provider of digital mapping services, announced it had won a major service contract with Southern Timber Venture, LLC through CLAW Forestry Services, LLC, a land management corporation for Southern Timber Venture, LLC (STV) headquartered in Jackson, MS. CGI will provide custom aerial photography and custom data integration for more than 276,000 acres of forestlands.
• Products CARIS announced the release of CARIS HOM AML software for Additional Military Layer (AML) production in the IHO S-57 format.
WhereNet Corp., a provider of wireless location and communications solutions for managing mobile resources, announced the availability of a dual mode tracking and security solution for shipping containers managed by terminal operators and shippers. The product is aimed, in part, to support homeland security.
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