Newsmakers & Press Releases

Western Division of the Canadian Association of Geographers (WDCAG) Conference

We acknowledge and respect the Lekwungen-speaking peoples on whose traditional territory the University of Victoria stands, and the Songhees, Esquimalt, and …

Maxar Technologies’ MDA to advance innovative technologies under the Defence Innovation Research Program

MDA, a Maxar Technologies company (NYSE: MAXR) (TSX: MAXR), today announced it was awarded four contracts under the Defence Innovation Research…

OGC seeks sponsors for disaster-related geographic pilot

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) is seeking additional sponsors to support the OGC DisastersPilot. Current sponsors include Federal Geographic Data…

Indian Social Entrepreneur Wins the First UN Geospatial Ambassador Award

Sanjay Kumar, Founder and CEO of Geospatial Media & Communications, was conferred the ‘Global Geospatial Industry Ambassador’ Award by UN-GGIM (United Nations…

Devastating California Wildfires: SAR images from the Copernicus Sentinel-1

› Larger view As firefighters continue to battle the destructive Camp Fire in Northern California, the Advanced Rapid Imaging and…

CubeWerx announces multi-year contract Saskatchewan Geospatial Imagery Collaborative (SGIC)

CubeWerx announced today it has signed a four-year contract to provide managed imagery services to the Saskatchewan Geospatial Imagery Collaborative…

NRCan Geo Week & GIS Day Events

In honor of GeoWeek, Natural Resources Canada has provided us with a list of events they will be hosting this week.…

Transoft Solutions and Plexscape partnership offers the most realistic 3D vehicle representation on Google Earth

Transoft Solutions Inc., a global leader in transportation engineering design and analysis software, has partnered with Plexscape, developers of Plex.Earth®,…

MDA starts the LaunchPad program for small and medium-sized Canadian Companies

MDA, a Maxar Technologies company announced announced the company’s LaunchPad program, which will serve as an entry point for innovative…

Hexagon Completes Acquisition of Autonomous Vehicle Solutions Provider

Hexagon AB, a global leader in digital solutions, today announced the completion of the previously announced acquisition of AutonomouStuff, one…

DigitalGlobe Selected to Create a Geospatial Cloud Analytics Hub for DARPA Using GBDX

DigitalGlobe, a Maxar Technologies company (formerly MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.) (NYSE: MAXR) (TSX: MAXR), announced today that it has…

MDA to deliver mission-critical SAR information for maritime surveillance

Richmond, BC – MDA, a Maxar Technologies company (formerly MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.), (NYSE: MAXR) (TSX: MAXR), today announced…