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Sunday, February 6th, 2011

Satellite Scan May Improve Indonesia’s Forest Watch

Remote sensing through a radar satellite may advance monitoring on forest carbon, the focal point of the Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD) plus mechanism, experts say. By utilizing synthetic aperture radar (SAR) satellites, Indonesia...

Saturday, February 5th, 2011

Vietnam To Launch International Initiative On Green Economy

Vietnam will launch an international initiative on a green economy for sustainable development in Hanoi, to focus on the role of the market and sustainable forest management. The initiative, which will be conducted in collaboration with the...

Saturday, February 5th, 2011

Malaysia: UAE-based Masdar Driving Force in Sustainable Industry Development

The Prime Minister also met with Dr Sultan Al Jaber, CEO and managing director of Masdar, to discuss how the two nations can collaborate to innovate and commercialise renewable energy and clean technologies. Prime Minister Razak said: "Abu...

Saturday, February 5th, 2011

Indonesia’s Urban Development Challenges

According to the 2010 census the total population of Indonesia is 237.5 million people, about a half whom, or 118 million people, live in urban areas. This implies that urban development will become a more pressing issue...

Friday, February 4th, 2011

GPS Tracking Company Ezy2c to Buy – OmniTRACK

Australian company Ezy2c recently announced the acquisition of the OmniTRACK business from OmniSTAR, a leading provider in positioning data and a market leader in the design and development of Differential GNSS positioning technology and asset monitoring solutions. Ezy2c...

Friday, February 4th, 2011

Long-term Performance Analysis of Giove Clocks

Passive Hydrogen Maser (PHM) and Rubidium Atomic Frequency Standard (RAFS) are the two baseline on-board clock technologies for Galileo, the European Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS), which are currently being validated on-board two experimental spacecrafts, GIOVE-A and...

Friday, February 4th, 2011

Scientists Fuel Green Dreams in Raj’s Deserts

A group of top scientists of the country are pooling in their minds here to help the state fight its arid zones. According to the scientists, remote sensing and geomatics a discipline for gathering, storing, processing, and...

Friday, February 4th, 2011

ITT Signs Agreement with sarmap SA to Distribute SARscape

ITT Visual Information Solutions announced it has signed an agreement with sarmap SA of Switzerland to distribute sarmap’s SARscape software products worldwide.  A popular add-on for ITT’s ENVI software product for image analysis, SARscape provides ENVI users...

Friday, February 4th, 2011

Cruise Industry Drives Nautical Surveying Demand

Double-digit growth in the number of cruise liners visiting New Zealand each year has the National Hydrographic Authority busy developing a comprehensive nautical surveying and charting programme. This year, 34 cruise ships will visit New Zealand carrying...

Friday, February 4th, 2011

UltraCamLp Aerial Camera Purchased by Beijing Guoce

Beijing Guoce Spatial Data Technology Co., Ltd., has contracted with Vexcel Imaging GmbH, a Microsoft company, to purchase an UltraCamLp digital aerial camera system. The transaction was brokered by Vexcel Imaging affiliates Imagemaps Pte. Ltd. and Beijing...