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Mercator Lines to be wound up

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

MERCATOR Lines, which is under judicial management, says its judicial manager (JM) has filed an application to wind up the company.

It said that its JM has held preliminary discussions with several potential investors to explore transferring the company’s listing status and/or restructuring the company; but, while these potential investors have expressed an interest in its listing status, the company has, to date, been unable to justify an application for a further extension on its judicial management order. 103 more words

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This hatred 😡of Mercator 🗺 is stupid. 😤

This hatred 😡of Mercator 🗺 is stupid. 😤 Y’all 🙌 are just being contrarian 🙅and difficult😠. Mercator 🗺preserves 👍 shape, 🔵 which in a map 🗺 is a lot ‼️more important ‼️than size 🍆 – you need to know 👨‍🏫 how to get 🚤somewhere, 🗺 not 🙅how long 🕖it’ll take to get somewhere. 112 more words


The Evolution of a New World--Beckles Willson (September 1901)

An interesting article if you can cope with the at times grating tone of Victorian/Edwardian superiority. It’s surprising how quickly the maps of America developed from the complete guesswork at the start of the 16th century to Mercator’s map of 1541. 2,143 more words


flydubai signs up Mercator to boost cargo operations

Dubai-based airline, flydubai, and Mercator have announced the signing of a seven-year extension to their air cargo management contract. The renewal agreement reaffirms the continuation of the strategic partnership initiated in 2012, designed to provide flydubai with a next-generation technology… 8 more words

All maps are wrong

In a former life I taught the Esri Authorized course “Introduction to ArcView GIS 3.0.” One of the hardest concepts to teach my students was map projections. 96 more words