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GIM International
GEO
16 March 2010, no. 171

ESRI Mobile GIS
 

Tryfan and the Fourteen Peaks

 

Tryfan is to be resurveyed and may not
belong to the 3000ft+ league
Ever since detailed maps of Snowdonia have been produced, the 3,002-foot Tryfan has been a member of the Fourteen Peaks, the list of 3,000-foot Welsh mountains. But recently some experts have asked, "Does Tryfan really measure up?" The matter will be settled in June when three amateur mountain surveyors haul professional GPS equipment and computers to the summit. Read more
 
News
Workflow Management

ESRI is to conduct a free, live training seminar demonstrating Job Tracking for ArcGIS (JTX). Getting Started with JTX to Manage Workflow will go online on Thursday 18th March 2010, at 9:00AM, 11:00AM., and 3:00PM Pacific time. Read more


China Fully ImagedRapidEye has completed ahead of schedule a contract to image 7.8 million km² of the country of China. Read more

 



 

Dealers Wanted

A number of companies are currently expanding their network and offering resellers a business opportunity. GIM International has a dedicated web page for these announcements. Companies interested in following up on these, or to post an annoucement on this page, please email Victor van Essen. All enquiries addressed to a company seeking a dealer will be passed direct to the company concerned.

 

 
Solar Atlas of Berlin 
Airborne Lidar has yet to become as ubiquitous as aerial imagery for GIS applications. But one important use has recently been identified. An online atlas of potential solar energy yield was created for the city of Berlin by measuring parameters such as roof area and slope, taking into account shadowing from vertical objects such as chimneys and masts. The atlas is freely accessible to home and business owners and the hope is that it will create more demand for photovoltaic and solar thermal panels. Read more


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Hemisphere GPSV100 GPS Compass Helps Revolutionizing Parking EnforcementTannery Creek Parking Enforcement VehicleBy partnering Hemisphere GPS’ V100 GPS Compass with Tannery Creek Systems Inc’s patented autoChalk™ software, parking enforcement can now ticket offenders in real-time as they drive past in their patrol car. The partnered technology has revolutionized parking enforcement and is proven to save significant amounts of time and money. In fact, the AutoChalk system increases productivity over manual chalking by 500 percent and has a return on investment rate well below one year. Read more

  

High-precision Measuring StationsTopcon MS05A Measuring StationThe MS05A and MS1A Measuring Stations, ultra-high-precision automatic total-stations, are now available on the European market. The MS05A provides 0.5"-angle accuracy. The sub-millimetre EDM measures up to 3,500m range with a single standard prism with 0.8mm + 1ppm precision, and typical measurement speed is 2.4 seconds. Read more

 


First ALTM Pegasus for Blom CGROptech ALTM Pegasus for BlomBlom has become the first to purchase the ALTM Pegasus, the newest member of Optech's ALTM Airborne Laser Terrain Mapper product family. Blom, soon to take take delivery of the system, has been involved in major European projects relating to environmental control and risk assessment using Lidar and orthophoto data. This will be the seventh Lidar system for the Blom Group. Read more

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Interactive Mapping for Community

•  Geoprocessing Service Access
•  GeoIQ to Distribute Definiens
•  Country Surveyors Warm to RTK
•  Garmin Licenses 3D Terrain Models 
•  GAF 25th Anniversary
•  Lockheed Martin to Build GeoEye-2
•  HDI Support Center Certification
 
Microsoft Ultracam

Agenda
19 - 24 March 2010SmartGeometry 2010, Barcelona (Spain)
23 - 26 March 20105th Workshop on Geographical Analysis, Urban Modelling, Spatial Statistics, Fukuoka (Japan)
24 - 25 March 2010
Geo-10, Conventry (UK)
30 March - 02 April 2010Geoform+ 2010, Moscow (Russia)
11 - 16 April 2010FIG Sydney, Sydney (Australia)
13 - 15 April 2010Moving Technology to Market, Brussels (Belgium)
13 - 18 April 2010AAG Annual Meeting, Washington DC (USA)
25 - 29 April 2010Remote Sensing, the Synergy of High Technologies, Moscow (Russia)
25 - 29 April 2010ACSM 2010, Phoenix (USA)
25 - 29 April 2010GITA 2010, Phoenix (USA)
26 - 30 April 2010ASPRS 2010, San Diego (USA)
27 - 29 April 2010GEO Siberia 2010, Novosibirsk (Russia)
29 April 2010Oracle Spatial User Conference, Phoenix (USA)

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GIM International
GEO
23 March 2010, no. 172

Fugro Earth Data
 

Good Start for Intergeo East in Istanbul 

A view of earlier Intergeo East exhibitionsInternational companies like Leica Geosystems and Topcon/Sokkia, represented by its Turkish distributor Paksoy, are among the exhibitors who are to use Intergeo East as a global forum for making contacts. From 20th to 21st May Istanbul will attract companies and institutions from thirteen countries around the world. The conference will start on 19th May. Read more
 
News
INSPIRE Partnership

Envitia and Snowflake Software are entering into a strategic partnership for the provision of end-to-end INSPIRE services. Read more


REDD-Specific Tools
Clark Labs and Conservation International (CI) have recently signed a contract to partner in the application of Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD) baselines. Read more

 


 

Outsourcing Offers

The GIM International website publishes information about companies that can lighten your workload by taking on jobs that you cannot fill in your own organisation. This information is on the page Outsourcing Offered. Companies interested in contacting these companies, or to make an offer on this page, please contact Victor van Essen, e-mail victor.van.essen@geomares.nl

 
Terra Future Focus on Linked Data 
Terra Future AudienceHighlighting the key role of geographic information (GI) in the development of linked data over the web was the focus of a seminar at the Ordnance Survey (UK) Business Centre last week. More than a hundred delegates from business, government and academia attended Terra Future - Forging Links, along with Sir Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the world wide web, and Professor Nigel Shadbolt. Read more

  

DL-500 series Digital LevelsDL-500 Digital LevelThe Topcon DL-500 implements ‘Wave-and-Read' technology, providing an additional survey style option that allows a rod person to wave the staff back and forth, instead of keeping the it plumb; he staff reading becomes the minimum when standing vertically. The DL-500 tracks the waved staff and automatically reads the least value. This allows for error-free readings while eliminating eye strain. Read more 


Pythagoras 12.00Manipulating DTM in Pythagoras 12.00Pythagoras 12 is the new version of the standalone CAD application that focuses on the survey, construction and engeneering markets. New features include a link to Google Earth, integration of different national and global coordinate systems, a DTM editing capability and DWG compatibility up to version 2001. Read more

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ESRI Partner Network Programme

•  Blom CGR to Upgrade Aerial Cameras
•  Topcon Europe and Pointools Partner
•  ESRI Recognises Partners
•  Mapping & GIS Industry Solutions
•  Mining Students to Gain Skills
•  911 Honour for Obama Inauguration
•  GEO 10 Ready
 
Geo Siberia

Agenda
23 - 26 March 20105th Workshop on Geographical Analysis, Urban Modelling, Spatial Statistics, Fukuoka (Japan)
24 - 25 March 2010
Geo-10, Conventry (UK)
30 March - 02 April 2010Geoform+ 2010, Moscow (Russia)
11 - 14 April 2010Geospatial Intelligence Middle East 2010, Manana (Bahrain)
11 - 16 April 2010FIG Sydney, Sydney (Australia)
13 - 15 April 2010Moving Technology to Market, Brussels (Belgium)
13 - 15 April 2010GeoTec Event 2010, Toronto (Canada)
13 - 18 April 2010AAG Annual Meeting, Washington DC (USA)
14 - 16 April 2010Remote Sensing, the Synergy of High Technologies, Moscow (Russia)
19 - 23 April 2010BAE Systems GXP Intl User Conference, San Diego (USA)
25 - 29 April 2010ACSM 2010, Phoenix (USA)
25 - 29 April 2010GITA 2010, Phoenix (USA)
26 - 30 April 2010ASPRS 2010, San Diego (USA)

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