Blue Marble Features Expanded ATS Historical Version Grid Support at GeoCanada 2010

Gardiner, Maine – May 7, 2010 – Blue Marble Geographics ( is pleased to announce they will be exhibiting at the GeoCanada 2010 conference. Come visit booth 926 to see how Blue Marble coordinate transformation and geospatial translation tools can benefit your company with unmatched grid to globe transformation solutions. Blue Marble’s batch processing tools are saving companies around the world time and money and thus helping them to realize a return on their investment (ROI) quickly by creating new efficient, powerful workflows. Blue Marble’s geospatial data manipulation and conversion solutions are used worldwide by thousands of GIS analysts at software companies, universities, oil and gas companies, civil engineering, surveying, technology, enterprise GIS groups, government and military organizations.

Blue Marble will preview the next version of the Blue Marble Desktop v2.2 at GeoCanada 2010. Stop by for a demonstration of the newest features and enhancements. Blue Marble’s Geographic Calculator v7.5 will include support for the Alberta Township System legacy grids, versions 2.1-2.6, 3.1. 3.2 NAD27, 3.2 NAD83, and version 4.1. Users can convert single points or files of points between the ATS system and any of our many geodetic or projected coordinate systems. The Geographic Calculator has flexibility to read ATS strings in either Standard Survey or Unique Well Identifier order, and offsets can be measured either from the section corners or boundaries. Geographic Calculator v7.5 will have newly added options to work with non-standard road allowances as well. Geographic Transformer v6.2 upgrades will feature support for transformation of DEM (Digital Elevation Model) data for 3d transformations, with a built in hill-shading tool. The Desktop interface has been streamlined to facilitate setting up and running batches.  This also enables an unlimited number of jobs to be run in a batch. The largest, most accurate and reliable coordinate transformation datasource will now reach out to include version 7.5 of the EPSG database. With dockable windows, enhanced workflow tools and sixteen years of global use, Blue Marble will save you time and money on every project. One powerful package, one easy to use interface, come see why so many global companies rely on Blue Marble.

”We are very excited to be exhibiting this year at GeoCanada 2010” states Account Manager Adam Hill, “Blue Marble has been providing their Calgary-based customers with reliable software solutions for many years and we are committed to continuing this service and support for years to come.”

About Blue Marble Geographics
Blue Marble Geographics of Gardiner, Maine is a leading developer and provider of geographic software products that provide sensible solutions for users and developers of geographic data. Blue Marble has been writing GIS software tools and solutions for over 15 years and currently serves hundreds of thousands of users worldwide. Learn more at

Contact Information:
Kris Berglund
Blue Marble Geographics
Gardiner, ME, USA