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Planet and Orbital Insight Expand Satellite Imagery Partnership

GIS Industry News - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 18:28
Greater access to Planet's medium- and high-resolution satellite imagery adds to Orbital Insight's global coverage SAN FRANCISCO and PALO ALTO, …

Fortress UAV Launches Fortress UAV Protect, A Preventative Maintenance Program

GIS Industry News - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 18:28
PLANO, Texas, Sept. 19, 2018 — (PRNewswire) — Fortress UAV, a leading provider of drone repair services, announces the launch of …

Global Mapper v.20 Now Available with Improved 3D Model Functionality and New Map Layout Options

GIS Industry News - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 10:33
Hallowell, Maine – September 18, 2018 - Blue Marble Geographics (bluemarblegeo.com) is pleased to announce the immediate availability of …

Major Defense Players Get Into The Small Satellite Game (Washinton Post)

GIS Industry News - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 23:07
September 18, 2018 -- Major U.S. defense contractors are working to reinvent their satellite businesses to include satellites no larger than a …

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announces an online Trafficability Inundation Mapping Tool

GIS Industry News - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 23:05
WASHINGTON, Sept. 18, 2018 — (PRNewswire) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced today the publishing of the online …

Surya University of Indonesia selected for additional UNOOSA/JAXA KiboCUBE opportunity

GIS Industry News - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 18:24
VIENNA, 18 September 2018 (UN Information Service) – The United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) and the Japan Aerospace …

New TomTom Origin-Destination Analysis Enables City Planning

GIS Industry News - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 15:32
Service Designed to Ease Traffic Congestion COPENHAGEN, Denmark — (BUSINESS WIRE) — September 17, 2018 — ITS World …

Skylogic Research Releases Third Annual Drone Industry Benchmark Survey Results

GIS Industry News - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 15:29
2018 study examines commercial and public sector growth, market share of major UAV and software brands, and refutes industry hyperbole REDWOOD CITY, …

USAID Awards Tetra Tech $21 Million Contract for Sustainable Landscape Management and Biodiversity Conservation in Cambodia

GIS Industry News - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 15:29
PASADENA, Calif. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — September 18, 2018 — Tetra Tech, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTEK) announced today that the U.S. …

Orbital Insight Acquires FeatureX

GIS Industry News - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 15:29
PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Orbital Insight, the leader in geospatial analytics, announced today that it has acquired …

USACE Names Woolpert to $49M AEG Mapping Contract

GIS Industry News - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 15:29
The shared capacity contract will provide architecture and engineering services for geospatial mapping and survey to U.S. military around the …

Red Cat Propware Drone Analytics Opens for Beta Testing

GIS Industry News - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 15:29
Red Cat Beta Program Offers Pilots Incentives with Red Cat Tokens HUMCAO, Puerto Rico, Sept. 18, 2018 — (PRNewswire) — HUMCAO, Puerto …

UK radar satellite NovaSAR-1 successfully launched

GIS Industry News - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 20:46
NovaSAR-1 built by SSTL and equipped with an Airbus SAR radar launched from India Portsmouth, 16 September 2018 – The radar imaging satellite …

Trimble Adds Galileo and BeiDou to its VRS Now Service in North America

GIS Industry News - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 17:08
Enhanced Positioning Integrity and Reliability for GNSS Applications SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 17, 2018 — (PRNewswire) —  Trimble …

SITECO announces full compatibility of Road-Scanner data with TopoDOT

GIS Industry News - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 07:00
14 September 2018, Bologna, Italy - SITECO Infomatica SRL , developer of the highly flexible Road-Scanner and Pave-Scanner product family, has …

Hurricane Florence Wind and Storm Surge Could Cause Between $3 Billion and $5 Billion in Estimated Insured Property Loss, CoreLogic Analysis Shows

GIS Industry News - Fri, 09/14/2018 - 18:35
IRVINE, Calif. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — September 13, 2018 — CoreLogic® (NYSE: CLGX), a leading global property …