SimActive, a developer of photogrammetry software, announces that Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) is using Correlator3D for a research project in urban hydrology named HydroCity. Together with partners from Dutch academia, the private sector and several municipalities, TU Delft's goal is to model phenomena such as flooded streets and basements after heavy rainfall.
The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) has appointed both Lew Leinenweber and Bart de Lathouwer to the position of Director, Interoperability Programs. These are key technical positions in the OGC Interoperability Program.
The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) has issued a call for sponsors of the OGC Web Services, Phase 9 (OWS-9) Testbed. The OWS-9 Testbed is run under OGC’s Interoperability Program (IP), designed to rapidly develop, test and deliver proven candidate specifications into OGC’s Specification Program.
The OGC and CEN/TC 287 invite participation in a workshop, "Smart Grid and Spatial Data Infrastructure - Interoperability Challenges Now and in the Future," to be held 6-7 October 2011 in Ispra, Italy. This workshop, sponsored by Sparx Systems [www.sparxsystems.com], will be part of the EnviroInfo Ispra 2011 conference at the European Commission's Joint Research Centre.
Carlson Software will be highlighting its comprehensive software solutions and integrated hardware options for the full cycle of land development or mining projects at Intergeo. The annual geodesy, geoinformation and land management trade fair and conference is being held in Nuremberg, Germany, Sept. 27 through 29.
The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) has completed a Water Information Concept Development Study of the application of OGC Web Services standards in the domain of water information, specifically to investigate architectures and practices for cataloguing, discovering, and accessing selected water resources data from very large numbers of distributed datasets.
con terra GmbH, a provider of GIS providing solutions for Spatial Data Infrastructures and INSPIRE, announce that the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (CEH), UK, is fulfilling its requirement to be compliant with both INSPIRE and GEMINI2 by using con terra’s sdi.suite.
WaterML 2.0 is a candidate OGC encoding standard for the OGC announces the formation of an OGC WaterML 2.0 Standards Working Group (SWG)