Recent GIS Industry News

GGP Systems Launches New Look User Group Meetings

By on October 21, 2014

GIS company GGP Systems is launching a series of annual user group meetings to be held around the UK. The company has revamped their annual customer events with a new look agenda which includes an introduction to key personnel, demonstrations of new technology – including the recently launched GGP GIS 2014, as well as an […]

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Pointfuse Software Success at Intergeo

By on October 21, 2014

The launch of Pointfuse, the automated point cloud processing software from Arithmetica, attracted over 2,000 visitors at Intergeo. With three launch presentations each hour the audience was shown how Pointfuse provides a fast, precise, yet flexible way of converting laser scanned point clouds into highly accurate vector models. Visitors to Europe’s largest conference and trade […]

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Supergeo Awards Reseller of the Year 2014 to Helix S.r.l., Italy

By on October 21, 2014

Supergeo Technologies, the global leading GIS software and solution provider, announce that Helix S.r.l., Italy is awarded as Supergeo Reseller of the Year 2014 for their contribution to creating important client base and brand awareness in the EU.   The two companies started to collaborate in 2010 when Helix S.r.l. firstly developed mobile GIS program […]

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ADAS and Bluesky survey 30,000 km of overhead power lines using LiDAR technology

By on October 20, 2014

A multi million pound contract to produce the largest ever LiDAR survey undertaken by an electricity distribution network operator in the UK has been awarded to ADAS and Bluesky International. The companies have been contracted to conduct an aerial 3D LiDAR survey of the whole of UK Power Networks’ High and Extra High Voltage (HV […]

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Engesat Signed as South American Distributor of Fuze Go Software

By on October 20, 2014

IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact: Kevin Marasch 1-216-901-9800 kevinmarasch@scenesharp.com   Engesat Signed as South American Distributor of Fuze Go Software   CLEVELAND, OHIO, USA, 20 October 2014 – Scene Sharp Technologies Incorporated™ is pleased to announce that Engesat Satellite Images has been signed as a distributor of Fuze Go™ image fusion software in Brazil. Based in […]

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Creation of UN-GGIM: Europe closes ‘significant gap’ in European public information management

By on October 17, 2014

Cooperation between the geospatial and statistical communities and formal bodies such as the European Commission will be less fragmented and better coordinated as a result of UN-GGIM: Europe, its first plenary session has heard. Speaking on behalf of the European Commission, Walter Radermacher, Director-General, Eurostat told the meeting in Chișinău, Moldova that: “By creating UN-GGIM: […]

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Pointfuse Helps Skanska Join Up Laser Scanning Dots for Highways Surveying

By on October 16, 2014

Skanska is pioneering the use of new software that automatically creates 3D computer models directly from laser scanners. The global project development and construction company has successfully trialled the Pointfuse software that also offers automated extraction of features from laser scanned data.  Using a vehicle mounted mobile mapping system Skanska surveyed a stretch of motorway […]

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City of Kingston Recognized for Leveraging GIS to Improve Access to Critical Community Information

By on October 15, 2014

New applications support improved analysis, decision-making and citizen engagement Ottawa, Esri Canada User Conference – October 15, 2014 – The Corporation of the City of Kingston (City of Kingston) was recognized today with an Award of Excellence from Esri Canada for adopting an enterprise geographic information system (GIS) which provides staff and the public access […]

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GIS Reappear Historical Township Maps

By on October 15, 2014
GIS Reappear Historical Township Maps

To better understand historical geospatial relations and complete the shortage of traditional historiography, which usually only uses textual materials, GIS technologies provide historians with modern method to rebuild the historical township.   With SuperGIS Desktop 3.2, historians may firstly rectify the historical Qing-Dynasty map, so the old image can be located with current coordinate information. […]

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1 Million Health Workers Map Launched

By on October 15, 2014
1 Million Health Workers Map Launched

The Esri / Direct Relief 1 million health workers map Map Link: http://1millionhealthworkers.org/operations-room-map/  What is the One Million Community Health Workers Campaign? The One Million Community Health Workers (1mCHW) Campaign promotes the effective use of community health workers in achieving universal health coverage, and works to increase knowledge about the importance of CHWs in the post-2015 […]

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