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March 19, 2014

URISA’s “Deploying Mobile GIS” Certified Workshop to be Offered Virtually

Des Plaines, Ill., March 3, 2014—URISA is pleased to announce the presentation of one of its most popular Certified Workshops, Deploying Mobile GIS, via instructor-led web based training.  The workshop is regularly presented at URISA conferences, chapter events, and at regional conferences. Normally a full-day classroom session, the workshop has been re-packaged into three sections

March 19, 2014

Atlantic Expands Acquisition Capabilities with Upgrade to Leica ALS70 Laser Scanner

NORCROSS, Ga., March 3, 2014—Leica Geosystems Inc. announced today that Atlantic has upgraded its ALS60 airborne laser scanner to an ALS70-HP, making Atlantic one of only a few firms in North America to operate two ALS70-HP systems. With a fleet of five aircraft, Atlantic provides a full-range of airborne remote sensing services supported on the

March 19, 2014

BlackBridge and DLR Continue Support of German Remote Sensing Research

Berlin, Germany, March 4, 2014—BlackBridge has taken over the operations of the RapidEye Science Archive (RESA, pursuant to an agreement with the German Aerospace Center (DLR). The project is funded by the German Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi). RESA was initially operated by DLR’s Remote Sensing Data Center, aiming at supporting scientific

March 19, 2014

DAT/EM Systems International Joins Dell’s PartnerDirect Program

Anchorage, Alaska, March 10, 2014—DAT/EM Systems International, developers of photogrammetric mapping systems, today announced it has joined Dell’s PartnerDirect program as a Registered Dell Partner.  As a Registered Partner, DAT/EM Systems International will offer its clients suggested Dell configurations customized for DAT/EM’s software. Built on three main tenets of simplifying IT, less complexity, and the

March 19, 2014

Farmstar Expert Incorporates UAV Data

Toulouse, France, March 4, 2014—In 2014, Airbus Defence and Space, Arvalis–Institut du végétal and Delta Drone will explore the potential offered by image and data acquired from sensors carried on-board fixed and rotary wing UAVs. The addition of UAV data could lead to the optimisation of Farmstar Expert’s crop diagnostic and precision agriculture service offering.

March 19, 2014

COWI Selects GeoCue Software Suite

Huntsville, Ala., March 5, 2014—GeoCue Corporation is pleased to announce that the COWI Group, headquartered in Denmark, has selected the GeoCue workflow management suite to manage its LIDAR data production operations.  The GeoCue software suite is a robust enterprise solution for organizations needing to improve workflow efficiency across large volume, multi-project geospatial data production environments.

March 19, 2014

Keystone Purchases Two UltraCam Falcon Systems with UltraNav

Graz, Austria, March 5, 2014—Keystone Aerial Surveys, Inc., a PASCO Group company, has contracted with Microsoft’s UltraCam business unit and subsidiary to purchase two UltraCam Falcon digital aerial camera systems with the UltraNav GNSS-Inertial Direct Georeferencing + Flight Management System. Keystone has a long history of serving mapping, engineering, government and other clients with Microsoft

March 19, 2014

PCI Geomatics Signs Education Alliance Agreement with Arabian Gulf University

RICHMOND HILL, Ontario, Canada, March 6, 2014—PCI Geomatics, a world leading developer of geo-imaging software and systems, today announces that it has signed an Education Alliance agreement with Arabian Gulf University in Manama, in the Kingdom of Bahrain. The agreement was signed in late 2013 with the cooperation of GISTEC, PCI Geomatics’ exclusive reseller in

March 19, 2014

Photo Science Awarded NOAA Shoreline Mapping Contract

Lexington, Ky., March 4, 2014—Photo Science, a Quantum Spatial company, was recently awarded a multi-million dollar, 5-year, Indefinite Delivery Contract to provide the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) with Shoreline Mapping Services. This contract is in support of the National Geodetic Survey’s (NGS) Coastal Mapping Program, Aeronautical Survey Program, and Vertical Datum update (GRAV-D).

March 12, 2014

Boeing Maritime Surveillance Aircraft Demonstrator Completes 1st Flight

SEATTLE, March 5, 2014—Boeing’s Maritime Surveillance Aircraft (MSA) demonstrator recently completed its first flight to verify airworthiness, an important milestone toward providing a low-risk and cost-effective maritime surveillance solution designed for search and rescue, anti-piracy patrols and coastal and border security. Boeing teammate Field Aviation conducted the successful testing during a four-hour flight