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Terra Drone group company KazUAV supports World Bank’s school infrastructure risk assessment initiative in Kyrgyzstan
KazUAV is leveraging 3D mapping drones to help the...
Aerometrex Soars Higher with New 3D Models
Aerial mapper Aerometrex has released two new services for...
thinkWhere Announces 2020 Training Calendar
Stirling, Scotland – thinkWhere, a specialist in open source...
India to Put Humanoid Robot in Space by End-2020: ISRO
A humanoid robot will be ISRO’s first ‘astronaut’ in...
South Korea’s Chollian-2B Environmental Satellite To Launch In February 2020
South Korean environmental monitoring and oceanographic satellite Chollian-2B is...
Australian Bushfires: Mapping Population Dynamics
Massive wildfires have burned over 15 million acres of...
CDA, Survey of Pakistan to digitise capital’s land records
ISLAMABAD: To digitise land record system of the federal capital,...
UK Creates Virtual Satellite Data Centre In Fight Against Climate Change
UK Ministers announced on 30 December 2019 backing for...
South Korea’s KAI To Build Three Remote Sensing Satellites By 2025
South Korean news agency Yonhap reported on 31 December...
AMAP selects HERE as global provider of map and traffic data
Beijing – AMAP, China’s leading mapping, navigation and location-based services provider has selected...

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Friday, June 3rd, 2011

South Australian Plan Promises to Stem Urban Sprawl

The South Australian Government has unveiled a plan that it says will protect almost 180,000 hectares of land in the Barossa Valley and McLaren Vale from housing. Residential growth would be restricted in the two protection zones,...

Thursday, June 2nd, 2011

Trimble’s RealWorks – 1st with E57 E2807 Data Exchange Standard

Trimble introduced today Trimble RealWorks version 7.0, the first commercially available software suite that incorporates the newly approved ASTM International E57 E2807 data exchange standard for 3D imaging systems. Trimble RealWorks version 7.0 allows 3D laser scanning...

Thursday, June 2nd, 2011

StreetMapper Laser Surveying Takes to the Streets of Malaysia

StreetMapper, the vehicle-based laser mapping system, has successfully completed high speed surveying trials in Malaysia. StreetMapper conducted a detailed engineering survey of the Univerisiti Teknologi Malaysia in a challenge, set by surveying company Jalal Johari Consultants, to...

Thursday, June 2nd, 2011

New Zealand Government Puts $9.3m into Fresh Water Research

The Government is going to invest $9.3 million over the next six years in fresh water research, ministers said today. Environment Minister Nick Smith and Science Minister Wayne Mapp said that along with climate change, improving fresh...

Thursday, June 2nd, 2011

UN Chief Challenges World to Agree Tougher Target for Climate Change

The world should agree to limit global warming to just 1.5C instead of the current target of 2C, the United Nations' climate chief has said, in remarks that shocked the governments of developed nations. Christiana Figueres, executive...

Wednesday, June 1st, 2011

Private Equity Paves Road for India’s Infrastructure

With a USD 2.2 billion order book to build nearly 4,000 km (2,500 miles) of road lanes across India and its bank credit tapped out, KMC Constructions turned to private equity for funding. Private equity investors are poised...

Wednesday, June 1st, 2011

China Warns 46 Mapping Service Websites

China's State Bureau of Surveying and Mapping (SBSM) has published a list of 46 domestic websites that offered online mapping services without obtaining permission, warning they would be punished if they fail to obtain approval after July...

Wednesday, June 1st, 2011

MDA to Help Russia to Enhance Maritime Safety

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (TSX: MDA), a provider of essential information solutions, announced today that RADARSAT-2 information will be used by the Government of Russia to enhance their ability to provide critical information to support disaster...

Wednesday, June 1st, 2011

RapidEye Announces Restructuring

RapidEye, a leader in wide-area repetitive coverage of Earth through its constellation of satellites announced today that it has filed for insolvency under German insolvency laws, the equivalent of Chapter 11 protection. Wolfgang Biedermann, the CEO of RapidEye commented that this...

Wednesday, June 1st, 2011

Geodesy in New Zealand

LINZ is responsible for determining and maintaining the accurate and complete measurements and location of New Zealand's physical features. We ensure the methods used for measuring, storing and converting this geodetic information are sound and compatible with...