May 2003: Turning Points
Riegl USA, Orlando, Fla., has expanded its corporate offices in Orlando. With the new expanded facility, Riegl USA will increase its administrative, sales, service, R&D and distribution capabilities. The new office is located at 7081 Grand National Drive, Suite 112, Orlando, FL 32819.
Tripod Data Systems, Corvallis, Ore., appointed Tom D. Stevens as national sales manager. Stevens joined TDS as the central and west coast regional sales manager in July 2002. Before that he worked for Topcon for 12 years as the west coast regional sales manager.
The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) named William Wright, who oversees the structures laboratory at the FHWA Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center, as the agency’s Engineer of the Year for 2002 and recognized him with the Engineering Excellence Award for outstanding professional achievement. Wright is the FHWA’s key technical expert on issues related to the design, fabrication, construction and inspection of structural steel for highways.
ESRI, Redlands, Calif., opened a new larger office dedicated to serving its GIS users in Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin. It is located at 880 Blue Gentian Road, Suite 200, St. Paul, MN 55121.