FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
East View Cartographic Issued Sole Source Award from U.S. Army
for Large-Scale City Maps Around the Black Sea
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - August 2, 2005 - East View Cartographic, Inc. (EVC) has
won a sole source contract to supply 1:10,000 scale GIS vector data for 17 cities around the Black Sea. The
U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC), Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory
(CRREL) will use this detailed geographic information to enhance the ability of Black Sea countries such as
Ukraine and Turkey to prepare for regional emergencies.
EVC has been a leading source of large-scale geospatial data for both the United States and international
governments as well as for private industry for more than a decade. EVC creates and distributes global datasets
designed to meet the highest accuracy standards and formatted to seamlessly integrate into standard GIS
applications. Many of these are available exclusively through EVC and can include data layers customized to
include administrative boundaries, road networks, bodies of water, and other points of interest.