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Let’s Make the World a Better Place with Maps

Menno-Jan Kraak is the newly elected president of the International Cartographic Association (ICA). Cartographer Kraak is a professor in Geovisual Ana... (read more)
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Job Description Do you thrive in a challenging and varied job? Are you looking for an attractive career at an international company? Then Fugro offers what you are looking for. Roles and Responsibilities Fugro operates worldwide to perform measurements with advanced sensors to map the earth’s surface and subsurface. Day...

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Landsat Archive for Monitoring Coastline Changes

Based on some predictions, sea levels may rise by up to 1.5m by the year 2100. Such rises are likely to have severe effects on some coastal regions around the world, including many large cities. Regular monitoring of coastal areas contributes to understanding the current seasonal and long-term effec... (read more)
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Data Management Services

Easy access to repositories of space-borne imagery and other geospatial data is becoming increasingly important now that sensors are able to produce petabytes of data in the blink of an eye. The value of imagery to customers... (read more)

Supporting Polio Eradication with Pléiades Satellite Imagery

In September 2015, the World Health Organization announced that there had been no cases of wild poliovirus in Nigeria since 24 July 2014 and a full 12 months had subsequently passed without any new cases. That is extremely go... (read more)
About GIM International


GIM International is the independent and high-quality information online source for everything the global geomatics industry has to offer. We provide a wide variety of information about all the major topics in the business, such as mapping & surveying, geodesy, cartography, GIS, photogrammetry and remote sensing. Every geospatial technology professional will find what they are looking for. There’s the Quick News section, which brings you the latest updates and developments. This section is divided into specific themes, like Lidar, UAV/UAS and GNSS, which makes it very easy for you to find the content you are interested in. The Articles section provides deeper insights, including interviews with geospatial experts, columns and topical overviews related to the geomatics industry. At the top of this page, you will find a selection of everything GIM International has to offer such as the most important headlines and a number of blocks related to diverse topics from the world of geomatic engineering.

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Apart from offering news and insights about the art of land surveying, GIM International strives to be the state-of-the-art geo database for every geospatial professional. Our Companies Directory is a large database which contains over 3,000 geospatial companies, and every organisation has the possibility to publish their geomatics job vacancies in our special Jobs section. On top of that, GIM International represents a high-profile promotional platform for every GIS conference, UAV show or other geomatics-related event in the industry.

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GIM International: cover May 2016 - Geomatics News, Articles, Jobs, Companies and moreGIM International was launched more than 25 years ago and since then has firmly established itself as the leading global magazine for geomatics. Every month, a new issue is produced and distributed in print to thousands of professionals in 170 countries worldwide. Each edition is likewise announced to thousands of our ‘digital readers’ when published in our online Readers Portal. Besides the regular English-language edition, GIM International is published four times a year in Spanish to increase its reach in the Latin-American marketplace. So whatever you are searching for, GIM International has it!

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Septentrio is a leading provider of GNSS solutions. Thanks to the company’s combination of easy-to-use technology with robust hardware, users in the marine, mining, construction and surveying industries – along with many more – have put their trust in Septentrio to provide them with accurate and reliable GNSS positioning anywhere....
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