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Mapping the history of Kalapani dispute between India and Nepal
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Scotland joins the Public Sector Geospatial Agreement
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ISRO facilities to open for startups, private firms; new geospatial policy soon
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Monday, July 25th, 2011

Philippines – 11 New Infrastructure Projects for 4Ps

Some 11 infrastructure projects worth P15.5 million are underway in support to the health and education needs primarily of 2,983 beneficiaries of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD)...

Monday, July 25th, 2011

LIDAR Maps of Kaiapoi & Christchurch

The Waimakariri District Council have made available a five page report consisting of aerial maps of Kaiapoi. Each of the five maps shows consequences of the earthquakes in terms of liquefaction, the severity of damage over the...

Monday, July 25th, 2011

Better Public Transit Could Save Energy

HCM City could save as much as 30 per cent of the energy it spends on transportation if it develops an efficient public transport system, a conference on energy saving heard yesterday. With its public transport inefficient, people...

Saturday, July 23rd, 2011

Secret WWII Underground Bunkers and Tunnels Mapped with ProMark 100 GNSS Receiver

Beneath the surface of this tropical paradise in the city of Townsville on Australia’s Sunshine Coast lies a still hidden maze of tunnels and underground bunkers, once said to be used by General Douglas MacArthur. Learning the...

Friday, July 22nd, 2011

U.N. Clears China Sea-Floor Plan

As China's first manned deep-sea craft prepared for a landmark dive to 5,000 meters, or 16,400 feet, that surpasses current U.S. capabilities, a United Nations body approved Beijing's plan to explore a swath of ocean floor between...

Friday, July 22nd, 2011

Intergraph 2011 Southeast Asia Commences

Intergraph, the leading global provider of engineering software, has opened Intergraph 2011 Southeast Asia today in Pattaya, Thailand, bringing together Southeast Asia’s top businesses, governments and organisations for two days of information sessions and networking among industry...

Friday, July 22nd, 2011

ASCE Publishes Book on New Global Positioning Technologies

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) is pleased to announce the publication of its new book CORS and OPUS for Engineers: Tools for Surveying and Mapping Technologies, sponsored by the Geomatics Division of ASCE and the...

Friday, July 22nd, 2011

NAVTEQ Expands Verified Coverage in Indonesia by 300%

NAVTEQ, the leading global provider of maps, traffic and location data enabling navigation, location-based services and mobile advertising around the world, announced at the Indonesia International Motor Show 2011 that it has increased the number of verified...

Thursday, July 21st, 2011

Nepal to Re-measure Mount Everest

Nepal has ordered a new survey of Mount Everest to end the "confusion" over the exact height of the world's highest mountain, a government spokesman has said. The official overall height of Everest is designated as 8,848m (29,029ft). But...

Thursday, July 21st, 2011

Japan’s Zenrin May Buy 24% In GIS Firm MapMyIndia

Japanese map publisher Zenrin Co Ltd may acquire 24% stake for $30 Mn in CE Info Systems Pvt Ltd, which runs MapMyIndia.com, an online map service.  The deal will value MapMyIndia at $125 Mn. If the deal...