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MapmyIndia joins hands with ISRO to boost 3D mapping
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Friday, March 18th, 2016

Great Britain Gains a Foot in Height

The latest calculations from Great Britain’s mapping agency, Ordnance Survey, reveal that Ben Nevis is taller than originally thought. Britain’s highest point will now officially appear on all new OS digital and paper maps as 1,345m and not 1,344m....

Monday, January 26th, 2015

New SRTM30 Elevation Data Available for Asia

RESTON, Va., Jan. 26, 2015—Improved global topographic (elevation) data are now publicly available for most of Asia (India, China, southern Siberia, Japan, Indonesia), Oceania (Australia, New Zealand), and western Pacific Islands. See diagram...

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

PCI Geomatics Releases GXL 2013

PCI Geomatics, a world-leading developer of remote sensing and photogrammetric software and systems, announced today the release of its GeoImaging Accelerator (GXL) 2013 - the latest version of the company’s proven, high-performance, and scalable image processing solution.

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Monday, January 16th, 2012

Elevation Map That Can Help Fight Flooding Pegged at $125m

A map that can show the height of land across Singapore and help fight the flooding problem could cost up to $125 million. Users of the map, accurate to within 10cm, would have a better idea of...

Thursday, January 12th, 2012

Geoimage Becomes a Reseller of Intermap Products in Australia

Geoimage is pleased to announce that it will be distributing NEXTMap products in Australia, Papua New Guinea, New Zealand and the Pacific countries after signing an agreement with Intermap Technologies.

Sunday, December 25th, 2011

Highly Accurate Elevation Data Worldwide

Whether planning an infrastructure network, conducting a military intervention mission in unknown terrains, or analysing terrain features for oil and gas exploration: accurate terrain height information is critical. Precise and reliable elevation data supports a wide range of...

Thursday, July 28th, 2011

Astrium Launches the GEO Elevation Product Suite

The GEO-Information division of Astrium Services is pleased to announce the launch of anew comprehensive offer of elevation data: the GEO Elevation product suite. These elevation models are used for high-quality image orthorectification, multi-scale mapping, terrain knowledge,...

Sunday, June 19th, 2011

OpenTopography v 3.2 Release Adds TIN-Based Gridding

The TIN (Triangulated Irregular Network) interpolation function now offered by OpenTopography uses Martin Isenburg’s high-performance code for generating raster digital elevation models (DEMs) from mass points via streaming Delaunay triangulation. A TIN model represents the landscape as...

Thursday, May 19th, 2011

Paper – GNSS Heighting and Its Potential Use in Malaysia

A system of vertical control is realised with the establishment of a levelling network whereby the height value of points may be defined. In early 1977, the Department of Survey and Mapping Malaysia (JUPEM) began to undertake...

Tuesday, May 10th, 2011

Quake Shifted Japan; Towns Now Flood at High Tide

The mostly devastated coastal communities now face regular flooding, because of their lower elevation and damage to sea walls from the massive tsunamis triggered by the quake. In port cities such as Onagawa and Kesennuma, the tide flows...

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