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Kenya launches nationwide airborne geophysical survey
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Isro PSLV-C53 launch announced for June 30
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Monday, May 19th, 2014

The OGC Seeks Public Participation in Development of CityGML 3.0

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) Membership seeks organizations and individuals to participate in the development of the next major version of the OGC City Geography Markup Language (CityGML). See the Call for Participation at http://www.opengeospatial.org/standards/requests/119.

Sunday, September 15th, 2013

Now, MMRDA to Map Noise Levels

The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) will carry out noise mapping of the city, metropolitan commissioner U P S Madan said on Friday. Madan said there was a need for logical and scientific mapping of noise...

Monday, December 10th, 2012

China to Flatten 700 Mountains for New Metropolis in the Desert

A long, long time ago, an old Chinese peasant named Yu Gong decided to move two inconveniently located mountains away from blocking the entrance to his home. Legend has it he struggled terribly, but ultimately succeeded. Hence...

Monday, September 10th, 2012

City of Honolulu Fast Tracks 3D GIS Apps

The City of Honolulu is taking city planning into the “third dimension” under a futuristic project that integrates geographic information systems (GIS) with 3D apps. This project is helping visualise and map planning and development proposals —...

Monday, August 6th, 2012

Gurgaon: How Not to Build a City

Gurgaon boasts of MNCs, swanky apartments, golf courses, and malls. Yet, water shortages and poor sewage disposal and public transport haunt the city. Without a doubt, Gurgaon is the kind of city urban planners can learn from...

Sunday, April 8th, 2012

Burgeoning Cityscape Tosses up Public-private Blur

The nature of diversified use of residential land has spoiled city homes' serenity. Promising relief, Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA) is contemplating to come up with an effective "mixed land use" policy for the city soon. As per...

Thursday, March 29th, 2012

Seoul Metropolitan Geoinformation Portal

The Seoul Metropolitan Geoinformaiton Portal is an integrated, map-based web server system that provides citizens with a high level of detail about facilities and places in the City of Seoul, South Korea. The multi.lingual site includes data...

Saturday, December 10th, 2011

Maintain KNN’s Standard: Municipal Commissioner

Kanpur Nagar Nigam (KNN) has won an award for creating unique geographical information system (GIS), designed to locate the houses in the city.  Municipal commissioner R Vikram Singh praised the efforts of the staff and emphasized to maintain standards in...

Monday, December 5th, 2011

Blom Announces the Release of Version 3.1 of BlomWEB Viewer

The BlomWEB Viewer is a front end web application for Blom’s geo server, BlomURBEX. Following development of the BlomURBEX API, Blom is pleased to announce that version 3.1 of the BlomWEB viewer is now available to customers.

Friday, October 28th, 2011

Dunedin 30-year City Plan Released

A new planning document for Dunedin could bring about major changes to the face of the city, as planners look at ways to deal with an expected extra 7600 residential units needed by 2031. The city's "spatial"...

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