Blue Marble Travels to Houston for GITA GIS for Oil and Gas Conference and Exhibition

Gardiner, Maine – October 15, 2010, 2010 – Blue Marble Geographics ( is pleased to announce that they will be exhibiting at the 2010 GITA GIS for Oil and Gas conference in Houston Texas. Come visit booth 410, October 25th to 27th to see how Blue Marble coordinate transformation and geospatial translation tools can benefit your company with unmatched grid to globe transformation solutions. Bridging the gap between highly accurate survey data and user-friendly GIS data, the Blue Marble Desktop easily and accurately translates survey and CAD data into GIS data, leveraging a suite of coordinate conversion tools and intelligence. 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.

The newest release of the Blue Marble Desktop version 2.2, featuring support for raster Digital Elevation Models (DEM) like Digital Terrain Elevation Data (DTED) and USGS Spatial Data Transfer Standard (SDTS) and many more feature enhancements, will be demonstrated on the exhibition floor. The new Desktop version also includes enhanced batch file processing features, such as a new batch interface for point data conversions and the ability to use an unlimited number of Desktop jobs in a batch conversion. Calculator v7.5 includes support for the Canadian users, 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 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. Learn why GIS analysts and surveyors that need to bridge the gap between highly accurate survey data and user-friendly GIS data turn to Blue Marble.

Stay an extra day in Houston and join other Blue Marble users for the Second Annual Blue Marble Users conference October 28th at the Hilton Westchase Houston. Register Today:

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