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P3DM triggers climate change resilience among local communities in Western Samoa

Samoa: In a research involving participatory 3D modelling (P3DM) in Western Samoa has established that P3DM contributes to natural resource management and climate change resilience. The research was conducted between February and April 2016 to explore the effectiveness and potential of P3DM in the region…(Read more)

DigitalGlobe, Hitachi Ink reseller agreement for satellite imagery distribution in Japan

US: DigitalGlobe has entered into a commercial reseller agreement with Hitachi for the distribution of the former’s satellite imagery products and services in Japan, a news agency reported on Monday…(Read more)

Ordnance Survey to join KPF for third British Information Modelling event

UK: The third British Information Modelling event will take place on 11th May 2017 and is hosted by international architectural practice KPF at their London headquarters. Bringing together innovators and experts from across the Building Information Modelling (BIM) sector the latest seminar will feature speakers from the UK government’s innovation agency, Emmy Award winning production studio Unit 9, and the largest American architecture-engineering company HOK…(Read more)

SSL completes agreement to partner with DARPA on satellite servicing

US: Satellites and spacecraft systems provider Space Systems Loral (SSL) has signed and executed an agreement with the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to develop advanced capabilities for servicing and maintaining spacecraft in geostationary orbit. Details of the partnership were previously released on February 9, 2017…(Read more)

DroneDeploy integrates with agX on UAV mapping flights

US: DroneDeploy, a cloud software platform for commercial drones, is integrating with agX to help growers more easily capture field maps and analyze aerial data. agX users can now share field boundaries saved in agX with DroneDeploy to simplify the planning of drone mapping flights…(Read more)