GeoWrap: China launches remote sensing satellites; Topcon launches cloud-based agriclultural platform and...

GeoWrap: China launches remote sensing satellites; Topcon launches cloud-based agriclultural platform and more

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China launches remote sensing satellites for electromagnetic probes

China: China has successfully launched remote sensing satellites for the purpose of conducting electromagnetic probes and other similar experiments. The satellites were launched on a Long March-2C rocket from Xichang Satellite Launch Center in southwestern Sichuan province, as per a Xinhua news agency report. The launch is the 256th mission of the Long March rocket family. The satellites have entered the preset orbit and the launch mission has been declared successful… (Read More)

Topcon launches a cloud-based agricultural platform

TopconItaly: Topcon has launched TAP, the Topcon Agriculture Platform, which is a cloud-based agricultural ecosystem designed to provide real-time monitoring and data analysis for smart decision making during every phase of the farming cycle. Fabio Isaia, CEO of Topcon Agriculture, said “The platform is part of our goal to provide advanced, smart and connected agricultural management solutions by integrating high-precision hardware, software, and data. More importantly, it will be the access… (Read More)

ULLR Maps launches new app with detailed digital maps and real-time GPS tracking

Canada: A Canadian digital adventure mapping company, ULLR Maps, has launched its first adventure maps of Whistler Mountain and Blackcomb Mountain. The app uses advanced cartography to provide detailed, topographical maps of the mountains plus real-time GPS pinpointing. One of the most impressive and differentiating features of the app is its real-time GPS pinpointing which provides precise GPS coordinates and re-orients with the skier. Visitors, who are new to the mountain… (Read More)

ISRO to use satellite imageries for monitoring suspicious vessels venturing into Indian seas

India: To fortify the Indian defense mechanism further, ISRO will provide remote sensing services for monitoring suspicious vessels and boats venturing into the Indian seas. The announcement was made by the home ministry in an event to mark the 9th anniversary of the deadly 26/11 attacks in Mumbai. As part of the coastal security ring, ISRO will provide 1000 transponders to the Indian defense forces, which will be set up to thwart terrorist attacks. For monitoring of boats… (Read More)

ABB selects Digpro’s dpPower for a large SCADA ADMS project in Turkey

Sweden: ABB has chosen Digpro to supply their GIS-based network management system, dpPower, for a large SCADA ADMS project in Turkey. ABB selects dpPower and the GIS software solutions from Digpro to support the migration of network data, and to support the process and workflow for Network Planning and Design of the electrical network including geo-spatial visualization of all network assets in scope, and to feed the ADMS calculation engines with accurate network data… (Read More)

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