FracTracker Researchers Win Awards

From our friends at Pitt’s Center for Healthy Environments and Communities comes news that several researchers have won awards as a result of their work with FracTracker.org, which is powered by Rhiza Insight. The researchers and their projects were: Samantha Malone, BCHS – “Implementation of FracTracker.org: A GeoWeb platform to manage and communicate shale gas information” – Poster | PowerPoint…

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Civic Footprint Mapping in Calgary Using Rhiza Insight

We love it when our customers sing our praises! A really interesting non-profit organization in Toronto, Canada called Framework has been using our Rhiza Insight software to help in the mapping and measurement of people’s Civic Footprint. You can read about their experience using Rhiza Insight to take all of the 2010 Calgary Vital Signs data to see emerging trends…

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Rhiza Upshot Integrated Into Major Newspaper Site

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette has announced a partnership with Rhiza’s client, the Center for Healthy Environments and Communities at the University of Pittsburgh (CHEC), to publish maps and data from their Rhiza-powered website, FracTracker. With over a million readers, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette is considered one of the leading newspapers in the world. Their coverage of the Marcellus Shale boom on the…

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Rhiza Insight client FracTracker featured in news

Congratulations to our friends at the Center for Healthy Environments and Communities for having their Rhiza Insight-powered website, http://fractracker.org be featured in the Pittsburgh Post Gazette. The article, Program aims to educate public on shale drilling highlights the work that CHEC and its partners have been doing to track the environmental, health and economic impacts of the natural gas industry’s…

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Great Interview with Rhiza Client, John Dawes of the Foundation for PA Watersheds

The Heinz Endowments has posted on their blog a great interview with John Dawes, the Executive Director of the Foundation for PA Watersheds. In the interview, John talks about how working with Rhiza Labs has helped his foundation. Here’s a quick excerpt: Q: What new initiatives has your organization started? A: In addition to working to renew Growing Greener, we…

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Inc Magazine Names the Rhiza/MAYA Office a 2010 Winning Workplace

Rhiza Labs’ parent company, MAYA was given a Winning Workplaces Award 2010 by Inc Magazine. The highly competitive award is given to companies that have the most innovative workplaces, and ours was tops in the Small Company category. Read a bit about what makes us tick and why we choose to conduct business in a socially and environmentally responsible manner….

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Josh Knauer’s Keynote Address at Premier Canadian GIS Conference

Last week, Rhiza Labs’ CEO, Josh Knauer, was the keynote speaker at the GeoTec Conference in Toronto, the premier GIS (Geographic Information Systems) conference in Canada hosted by GeoWorld Magazine. The title of Josh’s talk was, “Embracing the Future of Geospatial Data Collection and Sharing” and you can see a review of the talk here.

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