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3D at Depth Subsea Laser LiDAR Takes Underwater Survey Capabilities to the Next Level for Recent Douglas TBD-1 Devastator Expedition

GIS Industry News - Mon, 04/08/2019 - 14:33
LONGMONT, Colo., April 08, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 3D at Depth Inc., the world's leading expert in subsea LiDAR laser technology and 3D data …

Trimble Siteworks Software Adds Full GNSS Tilt Compensation and Android Support

GIS Industry News - Mon, 04/08/2019 - 14:33
Tilt Compensation Functionality Makes Construction Surveying Faster and Easier Even in Hard to Access Areas MUNICH, April 8, 2019 — …

Maxar and NASA Successfully Complete Design Review for Restore-L On-Orbit Servicing Spacecraft Bus

GIS Industry News - Mon, 04/08/2019 - 14:33
WESTMINSTER, CO, April 8, 2019 — (PRNewswire) —  Maxar Technologies (NYSE:MAXR) (TSX:MAXR), a U.S.-based global technology …

Maxar Voted Top Workplace for Third Year in a Row By Tony Frazier, Executive Vice President of Global Field Operations

GIS Industry News - Sun, 04/07/2019 - 12:19
April 05, 2019 -- Today, Radiant Solutions, which was unified under the Maxar brand in February, was named one of the top places to work in the …

Satellite images show whales being held captive in Russia’s Srednyaya Bay amongst international outcries for the animals’ release.

GIS Industry News - Sun, 04/07/2019 - 12:12
Munich, 05/04/19 -- Reports say that up to 100 whales are being illegally held in small pens near Nakhodka, Russia. The collection of both orcas …

First private Moon lander now in orbit around the Moon – SSC supporting historic Moon mission

GIS Industry News - Sun, 04/07/2019 - 11:45
After a successful lunar capture on April 4th, the Israeli Moon lander Beresheet is now close to its final destination – …

Claudio Mingrino joins Planetek Italia as Business Advisor

GIS Industry News - Sun, 04/07/2019 - 07:00
Planetek Italia announces that Claudio Mingrino has joined the organization as Business Advisor. Claudio joins Planetek Italia with 30+ years of …

Lithuanian Transport Safety Administration Renews Partnership with Esri to Modernize Maritime Location Data Infrastructure

GIS Industry News - Fri, 04/05/2019 - 15:16
LTSA Chooses Esri to Strengthen Nautical Charting and Bathymetry Capabilities REDLANDS, Calif. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — April …

Battery Ventures-Backed AED-SICAD Announces Acquisition of GIS Software Company Geocom

GIS Industry News - Fri, 04/05/2019 - 08:26
April 4, 2019 -- Munich, Germany -- AED-SICAD, Battery Ventures’ core portfolio company in the geographic-information systems (GIS) …

AssetWorks Launches Fleet Benchmarking Tool Powered by Utilimarc

GIS Industry News - Fri, 04/05/2019 - 08:15
FleetMetrics, powered by Utilimarc, is a benchmarking tool designed to help understand a government fleet’s performance and identify areas for …

New Version of the Global Mapper SDK Now Available with Support for S-52 Marine Chart Symbology and LiDAR Point Selection by Proximity

GIS Industry News - Fri, 04/05/2019 - 07:48
Hallowell, Maine – April 4, 2019 - Blue Marble Geographics (bluemarblegeo.com) is pleased to announce that a new version of the Global Mapper …

Blue Marble Announces 2018-19 Academic Scholarship Winner and Unveils Scholarship Program for 2019-20 School Year

GIS Industry News - Fri, 04/05/2019 - 07:34
Hallowell, Maine – April 2, 2019 - Blue Marble Geographics (bluemarblegeo.com) is pleased to announce the winner of the 2018-2019 Academic …

Space tech set to help combat cocoa-fuelled deforestation

GIS Industry News - Fri, 04/05/2019 - 07:00
UK Space Agency’s pioneering Forests 2020 Project enables cocoa buyers to plot supply chain data onto satellite and LiDAR map Edinburgh, 3 …

Radius boosts vehicle tracking division with acquisition of Plant-i

GIS Industry News - Thu, 04/04/2019 - 14:58
April 04, 2019 -- Radius Payment Solutions, the group behind the telematics and fuel card brands Kinesis and UK Fuels, has acquired Plant-i, the …

HawkEye 360 Launches First Commercial Product - RFGeo

GIS Industry News - Thu, 04/04/2019 - 14:57
Radio frequency (RF) signal mapping reveals new patterns of life HERNDON, Va., April 4, 2019 — (PRNewswire) — HawkEye 360 Inc. today …

OGC invites developers to the OGC API Hackathon

GIS Industry News - Thu, 04/04/2019 - 10:09
Participate in the most important hackathon in OGC history! 3 April 2019: The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) invites interested developers to the …

World's only open-source industrial-grade environmental sensing and asset tracking solution with cellular connectivity, energy harvesting, GPS, and NFC

GIS Industry News - Thu, 04/04/2019 - 08:59
Developed by Finnish open-source electronicsspecialist, Ruuvi Innovations, the Ruuvi Node is said to be a highly robust, maintenance-free, 100 per …

CartoVista Creates Thematic Map With Brewery and Beer Data for National Beer Day

GIS Industry News - Thu, 04/04/2019 - 08:42
Map buffs are encouraged to explore the map to win a $50 eGift card from CraftShack.com (Contest closes April 8th, 2019) April 04, 2019 -- With …

Exprodat Awarded Esri’s “Release Ready Speciality”

GIS Industry News - Thu, 04/04/2019 - 07:00
April 03, 2019 -- Exprodat, the petroleum ArcGIS platform specialist, Esri Gold-level Partner and Getech Group company, has been awarded the Release …