Europe

GPS Galileo taking flight: ten satellites now in orbit

Europe’s own satellite navigation system has come a step nearer to completion, with Galileo 9 and 10 which lifted off…

Finding Common Ground: CGCRT & GeoAlliance Canada

The full title of Ted Chamberlin’s 2003 book is ‘If this is your land, where are your stories ? Finding…

Global Commercial Drone Market to Reach $2.07 Billion by 2022

The global commercial drone market size is expected to reach USD 2.07 billion by 2022, according to a new report…

New Book: Web Mapping and Geospatial Web Services

It is with great pleasure that I want to introduce a new Web Mapping and Geospatial textbook to the Canadian geomatics…

Canada Day Came Early at the Canada Aviation and Space Museum

June 23rd marked a special day in the history of aviation and space in Canada. A very special aircraft, a…

Findings Released from European Space Agency Earth Observation for Oil and Gas Project

Over the past 20 years, oil and gas companies have used satellite earth observation technology through the entire project lifecycle,…

BlackBridge Networks and Cybera Bring Landsat 8 Imagery to Canadian Academic Institutions and Non-Profits

Lethbridge, Alberta, May 19, 2015  - BlackBridge Networks and Cybera have made a new tool available that gives researchers easy…

Farmers Edge Acquires GranDuke Geomatics as Precision Agriculture Market Grows

With operations around the world, Farmers Edge Inc. promotes Innovation in Precision Agriculture Winnipeg, MB – Farmers Edge Inc., a…

Intelsat and Azercosmos Partner to Deliver New Satellite at 45 Degrees East

LUXEMBOURG & BAKU, Azerbaijan–Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), the world’s leading provider of satellite services, and Azercosmos OJSCo., the national satellite…

Brandt expands positioning technology offering into Atlantic Canada

REGINA, Feb. 6, 2015 – Brandt Tractor is pleased to announce the expansion of their commitment to the growing Canadian positioning…

Future Prospects For 3D Geomatics In Canada

The future holds great promise for 3D when it comes to geomatics in Canadian education, industry and business. One might…

Geography Education: Changing Scale and Viewpoint

In England, as a teenager, we used to conduct ‘table top’ car rallies, using the 1 inch to 1 mile…