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August 5, 2014

NM Group Acquires an Optech Orion C300 as Its Fourth Optech Lidar System

TORONTO, July 23, 2014—Optech is pleased to announce that NM Group has acquired their fourth airborne lidar system from Optech, a state-of-the-art Orion C300 that will greatly support the expansion of the company’s operations. Based in North America, Europe and Australasia, NM Group (formerly Network Mapping) provides high-quality surveying, asset management and engineering to a

August 5, 2014

OGC Announces New Geospatial User Feedback Standards Working Group

July 17, 2014—Members of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) have formed an OGC Geospatial User Feedback Standards Working Group (SWG). The purpose of this SWG will be to reach consensus on a standard way to encode users’ comments on the results those users obtain when querying spatial databases. This effort has the potential to improve

August 5, 2014

Headwall Selects SBG Systems’ Inertial Sensor for Full-Featured UAV-Based Remote Sensing Solution

Rueil-Malmaison, France, July 22, 2014—With the strong support of SBG Systems, Headwall offers a unique a fully integrated remote sensing solution, combining hyperspectral and LiDAR sensors on a small Unmanned Air Vehicle (UAV). Headwall has selected the Ekinox-N INS/GPS because it offers the best combination of performance and features for the weight and price. Headwall

August 5, 2014

Woolpert to Provide Aerial Mapping for West Virginia

DAYTON, Ohio, July 21, 2014—Woolpert, a national geospatial, infrastructure management and design firm headquartered in Dayton, announced that it has been awarded a one-year contract with the West Virginia Department of Transportation, Division of Highways to provide on-call aerial photography and mapping services to support the design of roadway and bridge projects. The agreement, valued

August 5, 2014

NASA Launches Long-Awaited Carbon Mission

The Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 satellite aims to pinpoint atmospheric carbon dioxide, the leading human-produced greenhouse gas responsible for warming our world.

August 5, 2014

Satellite Sail Could Mitigate Orbital Debris Problem

At the end of its mission, the descent of Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd.'s TechDemoSat-1 satellite will be assisted by a specialized de-orbit sail just one-thousandth of an inch thick.

August 5, 2014

Skycatch Aims to Offer Drones for Hire

Skycatch, like Google’s recently purchased satellite venture, is seeking ways to make high-resolution, easily accessible aerial imagery a part of how the everyday world works.

August 5, 2014

“Citizen Scientists” Take Control of Abandoned NASA Satellite

With NASA’s blessing and following a successful crowd-funding campaign, a group of “citizen scientists” have taken control of an abandoned NASA satellite with plans to put it back to work.

July 30, 2014

Geographic Calculator 2014 SP1 Now Available with New Jobs to Streamline Workflow

Hallowell, Maine, July 22, 2014—Blue Marble Geographics (bluemarblegeo.com) is pleased to announce the release of the Geographic Calculator 2014 Service Pack 1 (SP1). This interim release features new job functions including the Area Calculation Tool and the Line Intersection Tool, as well as improved text rendering on Land Survey Summary jobs. Blue Marble's geospatial data

July 30, 2014

Insitu Demonstrates Long Endurance Capabilities of the Integrator Unmanned Aircraft

BINGEN, Wash., July 22, 2014—Insitu announced today the successful 24-hour flight of its Integrator unmanned aircraft. The flight demonstrated Integrator's expanded endurance at an increased gross take-off weight with payload on board. The event is the first of several planned milestones for the platform aimed toward continuously increasing payload capacity and endurance for future missions.