GeoEye Receives Contracts for Imagery Production Totaling More Than $25 Million

HERNDON, Va.,Oct. 24, 2011—GeoEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: GEOY), a leading provider of geospatial information and insight, announced today it received two new awards worth more than $25 million. These awards will increase the backlog for the Company’s production services line of business. The first is a Delivery Order for “Enhanced GEOINT Delivery” for the National Geospatial-Intelligence [...]

PV Labs, Telops Introduce New ISR Tool for Chemical Detection

Toronto, Sept. 28, 2011—PV Labs Inc., a high-end image acquisition and analytics company, and Telops, a leading supplier of infrared hyperspectral imaging sensors, today announced successful aerial performance testing for their new multi-intelligence Hyperspectral Imaging (HSI) system. Hyperspectral Imaging (HSI) and High Spatial Resolution Remote Sensing are used in a wide variety of applications related [...]

Oregon DOT Completes Large Leica Geosystems Purchase

Norcross, Ga., July 27, 2011—The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) is a longtime user of survey equipment from Leica Geosystems, and recently enhanced survey crew capacities by purchasing ten Leica Viva TS15 Robotic Imaging Total Stations, four Viva CS15 Controllers, two Leica Viva GS15 GNSS Receivers, and replacing a Leica ScanStation 2 scanner with Leica’s [...]

Venezuelan Geographic Institute Purchases Microsoft UltraCamXp

Graz, Austria, July 26, 2011—Microsoft UltraCam reseller GeoToolBox Ibérica S.L. (GTBi), based in Madrid, Spain, won an international tender with the Instituto Geográfico de Venezuela Simón Bolivar (IGVSB). The awarded contract includes an UltraCamXp digital camera system, technical support, training and long-term consulting services. ”The IGVSB plays an important role as the ruling entity in [...]

Satellite Images Reveal Earthquake/Tsunami Damage in Japan

April 9, 2011 by  
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Satellite imagery provided dramatic before-and-after perspectives after an 8.9-magnitude earthquake and resulting tsunami struck Japan’s coast on March 11, 2011. The imagery provided an assessment of the damage seen at the two Fukushima nuclear power plants (Fukushima Daiichi and Fukushima Daini) and in Sendai, a port city in northeastern Japan. The imagery reveals widespread destruction, [...]

Imagery In the News

March 9, 2011 by  
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Astronaut’s Lens Reveals Australia Floods