Tag Archives: geospatial

DigitalGlobe Secures Potential $55M DIA Contract For Geospatial Services Maintenance & Mgmt

DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) has landed a potential $55.3 million contract from the Defense Intelligence Agency for management and maintenance support on all-source geospatial predictive analysis services. The Defense Department said Tuesday the contract covers data collection, analysis and manipulation for geospatial predictive modeling. GeoEye Analytics — the recipient of the contract …

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Woolpert Promotes Scott Cattran to President, CEO

Former Woolpert Chief Operating Officer Scott Cattran has been appointed as the architecture, engineering and geospatial company’s new president and CEO. Cattran started work with Woolpert in 1999 as a phase manager in the Dayton, Ohio, headquarters and has since helped develop the firm’s Western presence and secure sales worth more than $30 million for …

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Tetra Tech Purchases IT Services Contractor Indus in Data Analytics Market Push

Pasadena, California-based engineering services contractor Tetra Tech (NASDAQ: TTEK) has purchased information technology services contractor Indus Corp. for an undisclosed sum in a push to expand footprints in markets such as data analytics and geospatial analysis. Vienna, Virginia-headquartered Indus has become a part of Tetra Tech’s water, environment and infrastructure business …

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Omar Balkissoon: OGSystems Aims for Smart Analytics, Efficient ISR

TYSONS CORNER, VA March 31, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz recently caught up with OGSystems CEO Omar Balkissoon, who talked about the company’s recent acquisition and areas of focus in the coming years. “We all know that there is a constant flow of data, but the trick is in the processing …

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Omar Balkissoon: OGSystems Makes Geospatial Tech Push with Urban Robotics Buy

OGSystems has bought aerial data collection technology developer Urban Robotics for an undisclosed amount as the companies aim to fuse their geospatial imaging platforms for defense and intelligence organizations. “The Urban Robotics acquisition complements OGS by matching our entrepreneurial and idea-driven culture and furthering our reputation for geospatial engineering innovation, …

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DigitalGlobe FY 2014 Revenue Up 7%, Gov’t Sales Up 10%

DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) has announced financial results for the fourth quarter and its 2014 fiscal year ended Dec. 31, 2014. Full-year revenue for the Colorado-based geospatial imagery provider increased 6.8 percent to $654.6 million over 2013 figures and sales to U.S. government agencies rose 10.4 percent to $395.3 million for …

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Tony Frazier Appointed Gov’t Solutions SVP at DigitalGlobe

Tony Frazier, formerly senior vice president and general manager of DigitalGlobe‘s (NYSE: DGI) Insight business, has taken on a new role as SVP of government solutions at the geospatial imagery provider, the company has confirmed to GovCon Wire. Frazier, who joined the Longmont, Colo.-based company upon its combination with GeoEye …

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NGA Taps BAE to Update Geospatial Data Product Platform; Rex Ballard Comments

BAE Systems Inc. — the British defense contractor’s U.S. subsidiary — will help the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency install one of the company’s commercial software products into a platform the agency uses to store and manage geospatial intelligence. The company said Tuesday it was awarded a potential seven-year contract to help integrate …

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Army Seeks Industry Partner for Geospatial Tech R&D

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is interested in collaborating with the private sector to develop tools and methods for managing geospatial information across the service. The branch said Thursday it wants information on potential vendors who can provide research, development, engineering, assessment and validation support to the USACE Geospatial …

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Jeffrey Tarr: DigitalGlobe Achieved Double-Digit Growth in Q1

DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) gained $156.5 million in revenue during the first quarter of its 2014 fiscal year ending March 31, representing a 23-percent year-over-year increase. Jeffrey Tarr, CEO of DigitalGlobe, said Thursday the company generated double-digit revenue growth in part due to expansion in its U.S. and government businesses worldwide, as …

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