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2011 NZCS Map Awards

Our Tararua Range map has scored again, this time being judged winner of the 2011 New Zealand Cartographic Society Map Awards. Overall Winner: Geographx (Tararua Range, NZ) Judges’ comment: for putting the art into cartography Best Book: Spatial Vision in partnership with Wiley (Jacaranda Atlas 7th edition) Merit Award: Geological Survey of New South Wales […]

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SSSI conference

The 2011 Surveying & Spatial Sciences Institute conference was held in Wellington from 22-25 November. This year it also doubled as the main GIS event on the New Zealand calendar. Geographx was an exhibitor at the conference. Our stand received a steady flow of visitors, including on the Tuesday when doors to the exhibition hall […]

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World’s Biggest Atlas

Kiwis on Every Map in the World’s Biggest Atlas The mark of Kiwi cartographers will be on every map in Earth Platinum, the world’s biggest atlas to be published in December. Wellington’s internationally-recognised cartographic company Geographx has been responsible for the coordination of cartography of this huge book. Earth Platinum measures 1.8m x 2.8m when […]

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Stanfords Map Awards

As we are now a member, we decided to enter the British Cartographic Society‘s annual map awards. What a good decision that turned out to be!  Our 3D POP map of the Tararua Range was “highly commended” in the 2011 Stanfords Award for Printed Mapping. Winner: Global Mapping (The Environmental World) Highly Commended: British Antarctic […]

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