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national mapping

Monday, November 18th, 2013

Czech Office for Surveying, Mapping and Cadastre Delivers Rapid Public Access to Terabytes of Data

The Czech Republic’s national mapping agency, the Czech Office for Surveying, Mapping and Cadastre (COSMC), has implemented a web-based solution from Intergraph for the distribution and publishing of national geospatial data. The solution includes high-performance image compression...

Thursday, November 14th, 2013

Ordnance Survey International Appoints Leading Geospatial Experts

In 2012 Ordnance Survey, with the backing of the UK Government, launched Ordnance Survey International, a new international advisory service to help other countries and governments around the world untap the multi-million pound potential of accurate and...

Thursday, May 23rd, 2013

China Mapping Organization Wins International Award

The National Administration of Surveying, Mapping and Geoinformation was presented the National Mapping Organization of the Year 2012 Award in the 2013 Geospatial World Forum in Rotterdam, Netherlands, earlier this month, Song Chaozhi, deputy director of the...

Monday, September 26th, 2011

Philippines National Mapping Agency Begins Surveys of Heritage Sites

The National Mapping and Resource Information Authority (NAMRIA) will conduct starting today mapping surveys in heritage sites here. The survey team will start in Kiangan covering the barangays of Julongan and Nagacadan to identify the buffer zone...

Monday, August 15th, 2011

Namria Fails to Realize P1.6M in Income from Maps

The government’s central mapping agency not only forfeited a potential income of P1.6 million for failing to produce saleable maps in 2010, it also incurred telephone bills running to P.5 million. The Commission on Audit reported that...

Thursday, March 3rd, 2011

National Digital Mapping – From The Bottom Up

The concept of a national map has been under review in many countries for quite a while. But the value of such a map has only recently become sharpened, clearer and more in focus. Such national maps...