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Geography Education: Travels to England and Nunavut

Geography education is about understanding our relationship to the world around us. We need to seek out the best examples…

MDA receives IEEE Engineering Milestone Award

Richmond, BC – MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (“MDA” or the “Company”) (TSX: MDA), and the Institute of Electrical and…

The Changing Face of Geography: Learning Opportunitites

This article is a companion piece to the September 23rd article “The Changing Face of Geomatics: Learning Opportunities,” which focused…

Tech Startup Born in University of Calgary Department of Geomatics Sold for $36 Million

Sale of Trusted Positioning Inc. to NYSE-listed company a vote of confidence in Calgary tech sector   The sale of…

First images taken with Exelis system on DigitalGlobe’s WorldView-3 satellite released

DigitalGlobe has released the first images taken with the Exelis-built (NYSE: XLS) integrated, super-spectral imaging system on the WorldView-3 satellite,…

MDA to provide operational parcel map solution to the Land Title and Survey Authority of BC

RICHMOND, BC, Jul 7, 2014 — MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (“MDA” or the “Company”), a global communications and information…

Port Metro Vancouver Implements Webtech Wireless’ GPS Solution

Webtech Wireless Inc.(TSX:WEW), a leading provider of vehicle fleet location-based services (LBS) and telematics technology, today announced that Port Metro Vancouver selected…

Altus Group Expands Market Share and Service Offerings of Altus Geomatics Through Acquisition of Maltais Geomatics

Altus Group Limited (Altus Group or “the Company”) (TSX:AIF) announced  the acquisition of the business assets of Maltais Geomatics Inc.…

2014 Canadian Geomatics Events & Conferences

This is our list of Canadian geomatics conferences and events for 2014.  Here you will find events pertaining to GIS,…

VGI Data

VGI: the Wild West of Data and GIS

In recent years, high–resolution spaceborne imagery (HRSI), up to 50cm spatial resolution, has become readily available for no cost using…

Relocation of the Historic Charles Morris Building

Reprinted from the Ontario Professional Surveyor, Volume 56, No. 2, Spring 2013 Charles Morris was a captain in the Massachusetts…

GoGeomatics Social Leader Profile: Darren Platakis, Niagara

Darren Platakis has been the group leader for GoGeomatics Canada in Niagara since November 2011. He has written five articles…