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March 5, 2013

Esri Releases Getting to Know ArcGIS for Desktop, Third Edition

Redlands, Calif., Feb. 28, 2013—Getting to Know ArcGIS for Desktop, Third Edition, from Esri Press, is a fundamental workbook for GIS beginners that introduces the underlying principles of GIS within the context of a structured ArcGIS lesson plan. Originally published in 2001, this best-selling textbook has been enhanced for ArcGIS 10.1 compatibility and offers many

March 5, 2013

Microsoft Introduces 210mm Lens for UltraCam Eagle

Graz, Austria, Feb. 28, 2013—The Microsoft UltraCam business unit announces the immediate availability of the 210mm lens for the UltraCam Eagle digital aerial camera system. The UltraCam Eagle was introduced at the ASPRS conference in Milwaukee in May 2011 as the first multi-cone digital photogrammetric camera to offer an exchangeable lens system with 80mm (standard)

March 5, 2013

Spatial Energy Introduces TapSpatial Mobile Geospatial App for iPad

BOULDER, Colo., Feb. 27, 2013—Spatial Energy, a provider of geospatial solutions to the worldwide energy industry, today introduced the TapSpatial mobile app for the iPad. Designed with oil and gas professionals in mind, TapSpatial allows iPad users to access a global imagery base map, import other spatial data content, and mash up layers into custom

March 5, 2013

University of Kentucky Students Benefit from Maptek Laser Scanning Technology

GLENSIDE, South Australia, Feb. 27, 2013—Students at the University of Kentucky at Lexington are gaining exclusive research experience with the help of Maptek I-Site 8800 3D laser scanning technology. “The applications of this scanner are endless,” said Kyle Perry, Assistant Professor of Mining Engineering. “Our graduate students have used it for monitoring highwall and impoundment

March 5, 2013

Hot Spot for Developers, Esri Lavahouse Makes SXSW Debut

Austin, Texas, and Redlands, Calif., Feb. 28, 2013—Esri steps on the South by Southwest (SXSW) stage this year with the Esri Lavahouse, a clubhouse for hackers, entrepreneurs, developers, and executives. The Esri Lavahouse will be available as part of the annual music, film, and interactive conference and festival held in Austin, Texas, and will be

March 5, 2013

Record Numbers of Delegates, Speakers and Exhibitors Ensure ILMF13 Success

Gloucestershire, United Kingdom, March 1, 2013—The International LiDAR Mapping Forum Conference held in Denver, Colorado from 11-13 February 2013 attracted a record number of 858 registrations from over 30 countries and has been hailed as the most successful yet in this annual event’s 13-year history. The ILMF focuses on the use of LiDAR to

March 5, 2013

Presentation Proposals Invited for 2013 GIS in Transit Conference

Des Plaines, Ill., Feb. 27, 2013—The National Center for Transit Research (NCTR), Transportation Research Board (TRB) and Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (URISA) are pleased to announce the 2013 GIS in Transit Conference taking place October 16-17 at the Keck Center of the National Academies in Washington, D.C. The jointly-organized conference is co-sponsored by the

March 5, 2013

Beitz & Daigh Geographics Provides CBRE|Columbia with Esri GIS Software and Training

COLUMBIA, S.C., Feb. 26, 2013—Beitz & Daigh Geographics, Inc. is pleased to announce their selection as provider of Esri GIS software and training to CBRE|Columbia. This advanced mapping and research initiative will be headed up by Ben Johnson, Director of Research for CBRE|Columbia. “The experience working with Beitz & Daigh has been great. The training

March 5, 2013

PremierGeo Buys Third Leica ADS Sensor to Expand Airborne Imaging Capacity

Norcross, Ga., Feb. 26, 2013—Leica Geosystems Inc. today announced that Premier Geospatial Inc. (PremierGeo), an IHS company, has purchased a Leica ADS80 large-format digital imaging sensor. The new Leica ADS80 complements the two Leica ADS40-SH51 sensors that PremierGeo has relied upon to perform the majority of its aerial acquisition projects. “We bought the third Leica

March 5, 2013

Swirling Sediment Shows Storm’s Erosive Power

In February 2013, a nor’easter pounded the U.S. East Coast, particularly New England. NASA satellite images reveal the event’s extreme beach erosion along the coast of Massachusetts.