Blue Marble Releases Geographic Calculator 2017 with New Quality Control Tool for Seismic Survey Data

Blue Marble Releases Geographic Calculator 2017 with New Quality Control Tool for Seismic Survey Data Hallowell, Maine – April 18, 2017 – Blue Marble Geographics (bluemarblegeo.com) is pleased to announce the immediate availability of Geographic Calculator 2017. This major version release introduces a new job for performing quality control on seismic survey data; it includes updates to the geodetic datasource, which […]

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EarthSense Scientists Conclude Trees are Most Cost Effective Way of Tackling Urban Air Pollution

EarthSense Scientists Conclude Trees are Most Cost Effective Way of Tackling Urban Air Pollution Leicestershire, UK, 13 April 2017 – Scientists at EarthSense Systems have completed a research project into the economic effectiveness of different schemes to reduce air pollution. In a study of Europe’s favourite shopping area, Oxford Street, the project team compared the comparative performance of a range […]

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Merrick Releases MARS® 2017 Software Suite

Greenwood Village, CO – April 13, 2017 – Merrick & Company, a global leader in light detection and ranging (LiDAR), digital orthophotography, hyperspectral imaging, and geographic information systems (GIS) data integration, is pleased to announce the release of Version 2017 of the Merrick Advanced Remote Sensing (MARS®) software suite. The MARS® software suite provides comprehensive support for LiDAR point cloud […]

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GEOSLAM ANNOUNCES REAL-TIME UPGRADE FOR ZEB-REVO

PRESS RELEASE 05 APRIL 2017    GEOSLAM ANNOUNCES REAL-TIME UPGRADE FOR ZEB-REVO   GeoSLAM Ltd announces a real-time upgrade option for the ZEB-REVO – its market leading handheld mobile mapping system. Shown for the first time at SPAR 3D 2017 the optional upgrade consists of a revised datalogger capable of undertaking SLAM registration in real-time. With its own integrated Wi-Fi, […]

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Blue Marble Offers Free Access to Global Mapper and Geographic Calculator at Higher Education Schools in the U.S. and Canada

Hallowell, Maine – April 4, 2017 – Blue Marble Geographics (bluemarblegeo.com) is pleased to announce that institutes of higher education in the U.S. and Canada will shortly be granted free access to the company’s renowned GIS and geodetic software, Global Mapper and Geographic Calculator. Beginning on May 1st, 2017, colleges and universities will have an opportunity to deploy both applications for […]

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Orbit GT and Geosense, South Africa, sign Reseller Agreement

Orbit GT and Geosense, South Africa, sign Reseller Agreement Lokeren, Belgium, March 31st, 2017. Orbit GT is happy to announce that Geosense, South Africa, has been appointed as Authorized Reseller of Orbit GT products for the sub-saharan African countries. “We’re very pleased to announce GeoSsnse as our new Reseller”, says Peter Bonne, CEO of Orbit GT. “Geosense’s activities in Aerial […]

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Road-Scanner Compact powered by FARO at Spar 3D Expo & Conference 2017

Location: Marriot Marquis Houston-  TX – US Booth: No.  715 (FARO) From UAVs to mobile mapping systems, HD laser scanners to handheld devices, SPAR 3D covers all hardware and software aspects of 3D documentation for indoor and outdoor use. Industry experts will present the latest concepts and industry advances in capturing reality by using 3D imaging, laser scanning and LiDAR technologies. The […]

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Blue Marble Adds Flat Earth Support to Geographic Calculator

Hallowell, Maine – April 1, 2017 – As an acknowledgment of the diversity of opinions that have recently been expressed about the shape and structure of the earth, Blue Marble is pleased to announce that it is updating its flagship geodetic software, Geographic Calculator, to incorporate flat earth coordinate system parameters. Sharing its extensive core database of coordinate system definitions with […]

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Dewberry Selected to Provide QA/QC of Maine Map Data

Firm will provide independent review of lidar data spanning 8,743 square miles Fairfax, VA—March 29, 2017 Dewberry, a privately held professional services firm, has been selected by the Maine GeoLibrary and Maine Office of GIS (MeGIS) to provide an independent review of lidar acquisition procedures, lidar data, and final deliverables for 8,743 square miles in eastern and central Maine. The […]

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Bluesky 3D Laser Maps will help protect Coastal Heritage Sites in a new €4 million EU Project

Leicestershire, 30 March 2017 – The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales (RCAHMW) has commissioned aerial mapping company Bluesky to capture highly accurate laser maps of six coastal locations in the Irish Sea. The new five-year CHERISH project, funded through the European Union’s Ireland-Wales programme, will analyse coastal and island archaeology and maritime heritage sites most […]

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PrecisionPoint Hires sUAS Pilot to Enhance and Expand 3D Reality Capture Services

PrecisionPoint Hires sUAS Pilot to Enhance and Expand 3D Reality Capture Services   CARMEL, Indiana, 27 March 2017 – PrecisionPoint Inc., a national provider of 3D reality capture laser scanning and SCAN-to-BIM Modeling solutions, is pleased to announce the hiring of Will Hirschfeld, an experienced Unmanned Aerial System (sUAS) pilot. Hirschfeld will assist PrecisionPoint as it enhances existing 3D documentation […]

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Bluesky Acquires U.S. Aerial Survey Company Col-East

Bluesky Acquires U.S. Aerial Survey Company Col-East North Adams, Massachusetts, 21 March 2017 – British aerial mapping innovator Bluesky International is expanding its business into North America following the acquisition of Col-East Inc (http://www.col-east.com), a Massachusetts-based aerial survey company. Col-East has been mapping the Northeast United States for 65 years and will continue as Col-East International Ltd., forming the U.S. arm of […]

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Global Mapper SDK and LiDAR Module SDK v18.1 Released with New…

03/15/2017 Global Mapper SDK and LiDAR Module SDK v18.1 Released with New Managed .NET Wrapper, Expanded Format Support, and New LiDAR QC Capability Hallowell, Maine – March 15, 2017 – Blue Marble Geographics (www.bluemarblegeo.com) is pleased to announce the immediate availability of version 18.1 of the Global Mapper Software Development Kit (SDK) along with the Global Mapper LiDAR Module SDK. The […]

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Orbit GT and LiDAR USA upgrade ScanLook and Snoopy interoperability

Orbit GT and LiDAR USA upgrade ScanLook and Snoopy interoperability Lokeren, Belgium, March 10th, 2017. Orbit GT and LiDAR USA have significantly upgraded their Snoopy interoperability. “Interoperability is key to any user of Mobile Mapping data”, says Peter Bonne, CEO of Orbit GT. “Improving this process increases reliability and processing speed, which results in a faster turnaround for a project […]

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New York Power Authority Award State-Wide Geospatial project to NM Group

The New York Power Authority (NYPA) has awarded a multi-year contract to NM Group to deliver a geospatial, engineering and vegetation analysis for powerlines throughout the state. The project will require the use of remote sensing techniques, such as aerial LiDAR and imagery, to acquire yearly asset management information on the 1,400 mile transmission network. When combined with NM Group’s […]

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LizardTech Receives U.S. Army Certificate of Networthiness for GeoExpress and Express Server Software

Applies to 9.x Software Releases   SEATTLE, Wash. — January 10, 2017 — LizardTech®, a provider of software solutions for managing and distributing geospatial content, has received Certificates of Networthiness (CoN) for GeoExpress® 9.x and Express Server® 9.x from the U.S. Army Network Enterprise Technology Command (NETCOM). The CoN signifies that GeoExpress and Express Server are configured to the current […]

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Global Mapper SDK and LiDAR Module SDK v18 Released with Faster Display and Export of Raster Layers and Significantly Improved 3D Rendering

Global Mapper SDK and LiDAR Module SDK v18 Released with Faster Display and Export of Raster Layers and Significantly Improved 3D Rendering Hallowell, Maine – November 9, 2016 – Blue Marble Geographics (bluemarblegeo.com) is pleased to announce the immediate availability of version 18 of the Global Mapper Software Development Kit (SDK) along with the Global Mapper LiDAR Module SDK. The […]

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