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  • Mallon Technology Attends Spatial NI Launch

    By Andrew Bennett | Thu 5th Jun 2014

    Yesterday, Brendan Sheehy and Leon Hughes attended the Launch of Spatial NI at the Titanic Building, Belfast. Spatial NI is the Northern Ireland portal for Geographic Information which has been developed by the Land and Property Services (LPS) in order to comply with the EU INSPIRE Directive. Its purpose is to allow ease of access to LPS base mapping and NI Geographic Information to the public sector and the citizen. It functions

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  • Mallon Technology Attend GEO Business 2014

    By Andrew Bennett | Tue 3rd Jun 2014

    Last week Mallon Technology attended GEO Business 2014, held at the Business Design Centre in London. GEO Business is a major new geospatial event for everyone involved in the gathering, storing, processing and delivering of geospatial information. The event has been organised in collaboration with the Chartered Institute of Civil Engineering, Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors, The Survey Association and the Association for Geograph

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  • Mallon Technology Attend Natural Capital Conference

    By Andrew Bennett | Mon 19th May 2014

    Mallon Technology recently attended Natural Capital Ireland’s Hidden Wealth Conference at the National Botanic Gardens in Dublin Natural Capital Ireland formed in 2013 and is made up of members who all have an interest in how natural capital accounting might ensure sustainable management, restoration and conservation of our natural resources. Natural capital accounting aims to evaluate the benefits and costs of our relationship wit

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  • Charity Bake Sale

    By Andrew Bennett | Fri 16th May 2014

    Not to be out done by their colleagues in Dublin, staff from the Portlaoise office also held a bake sale and an Easter raffle this year to raise much needed funds for two local charities. An impressive array of bakers turned out to produce many mouth watering delights for sale including cupcakes, shortbread, tea cakes, tarts, and scones to name a few. A big attraction of the sale this year was the raffle with the star prize of a luxury Ea

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  • Successful Completion of Comhairle na Gaelscolaíochta Project

    By Andrew Bennett | Thu 15th May 2014

    Mallon Technology is pleased to announce the successful completion of a project undertaken for Comhairle na Gaelscolaíochta. Comhairle na Gaelscolaíochta was set up by the Department of Education in Northern Ireland in 2000 with the aim of promoting, facilitating and encouraging Irish-medium education and Irish-medium schools, in a planned, educationally efficient and cost-effective way. Their principle mission is to further develo

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  • Mallon Technology Attend Open Geospatial - Belfast

    By Andrew Bennett | Wed 14th May 2014

    Yesterday, Andrew Bennett, Brendan Sheehy, Eric Hardiman and Paul Farrell attended the latest in AGI’s series of events this year. To celebrate its 25 th anniversary the AGI is holding a series of events throughout the UK to tackle the big 5 issues of the moment in the Geospatial industry. The latest event, held in Belfast, focused on the issue of Open Geospatial and in particular the rise of the open (source, data and standards)

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  • Mallon Technology Purchase New Book Scanners

    By Andrew Bennett | Mon 12th May 2014

    Mallon Technology is pleased to announce that we have recently completed the purchase of 2 new book scanners. The scanners consist of a Book2net RGB XL and a V Cradle Book Scanner. The Book2net scanner features an A1 book holder allowing us to scan even bigger books. It is also equipped with a book cradle supported by an auto-pressure adjustment with pressure sensors, ensuring gentle treatment of all delicate and historical books. The

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  • Mallon Technology Attend Chief Fire Officers Conference

    By Andrew Bennett | Mon 12th May 2014

    Last week, Mallon Technology attended the Chief Fire Officers Association Annual Conference in Naas, County Kildare. The theme at this year’s conference was ‘Leading the Fire Service of the Future’ which aimed to address the challenges and opportunities facing the Fire Service in Ireland over the next decade. The conference featured a range of talks and discussions led by prominent industry experts and experienced Fire Officers

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  • Successful Completion of Queen’s University Projects

    By Andrew Bennett | Fri 9th May 2014

    Mallon Technology is pleased to announce the successful completion of 3 projects undertaken for Queen’s University Belfast. The Hart Wright Biography and Photo Collection The first project Mallon Technology were awarded was to digitally capture the ‘Hart Wright Biography’ and some 1500 bound and loose photographs, for the Special Collections and Archives department of the McClay Library at Queens University. The first stage of

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