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2013-09-19 23:35:50

Timmons Group was selected by Hamilton County, Tennessee Water and Wastewater Treatment Authority (WWTA), with the assistance from the Hamilton County Geographic Information System (GIS) Department, to provide consulting services for the implementation of an upgrade from their existing Azteca Cityworks® Desktop to the new Cityworks® Server AMS environment (Azteca Systems Inc). Richmond, Va. (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 Timmons Group was selected by Hamilton County, Tennessee Water...

2013-09-18 23:04:52

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: The Global Military Satellites Market 2012-2022 - Country Analysis: Market Profile London (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 Synopsis This report offers detailed analysis of the global Military Satellites Market over the next ten years, and provides extensive market size forecasts by country and sub sector. It covers the key technological and market trends in the Military Satellites Market . Summary "The Global Military Satellites...

2013-09-05 23:26:12

Timmons Group was selected by the City of Fayetteville, NC to provide consulting services for the implementation of Azteca Cityworks® Server AMS and PLL (Azteca Systems Inc.). Richmond, Va (PRWEB) September 05, 2013 Timmons Group was selected by the City of Fayetteville, NC to provide consulting services for the implementation of Azteca Cityworks® Server AMS and PLL (Azteca Systems Inc.). The City of Fayetteville is home to approximately 200,000 residents and has been awarded...

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2013-08-30 10:21:55

NASA The Wallow Fire burned over 500,000 acres, making it the largest fire in Arizona history, to date. It is one of many large fires that fire managers and researchers have seen scorch forests nationwide since the early 2000s. "We have entered a new era where we're definitely seeing higher fire activity,” said Philip Dennison, a geographer at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. With busy fire seasons, scientists and fire managers are interested in how and why fire frequency,...

Restoration To At-Risk Areas Directed By NASA's Landsat Satellite Data
2013-08-21 10:21:57

NASA While the 138,000-acre Silver Fire still smoldered, forest restoration specialists were on the job. They analyzed maps created using Landsat satellite data to determine where the burn destroyed vegetation and exposed soil – and where to focus emergency restoration efforts. "The map looked like a big red blob," said Penny Luehring, the U.S. Forest Service's Burned Area Emergency Response and watershed improvement program leader, based in Albuquerque, N.M. Red means...

2013-08-13 23:25:24

RS Metrics analysis shows that Walmart® will report positive second quarter traffic, making a comeback over three previous quarters of flat to negative transaction growth. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 Over the past three consecutive quarters, retail giant Walmart has reported flat to negative customer traffic at their US locations, increasingly putting pressure on management to deliver positive US transaction growth for the upcoming second quarter of FY 2014 (Kantar Retail). A...


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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Satellite -- A satellite is an object that orbits another object. With sufficient tangential velocity, the object does not collide with the primary object it orbits, but maintains a distance from that object as the rate at which it falls towards that object is similar to the rate that it travels away, thus the object orbits the primary object and becomes a satellite. In other words: gravitational force serves as the centripetal force needed to make the object circle the primary...

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