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Vegetation Management for Utilities Using Lidar Data

Vegetation and utility management of distribution and transmission lines has become one of the key applications related to Lidar and photogrammetry. T... (read more)

Making a Difference

Natural disasters cause massive disruption to societies and overburden national economic systems. However, Earth observation could contribute to provi... (read more)

African Challenges and GIS Technology

Generalising about Africa is dangerous. With 47 countries (or 53 if you use the UN list and include island nations such as Cape Verde, Madagascar and... (read more)

Drones – a Flawed Revolution?

In his latest column for 'GIM International', David Rhind, ret. Vice-Chancellor of the UK's City University, reflects on the unmanned aerial vehicle (... (read more)

When I Go to Chile…

Two weeks in November 2006 saw eight international events involving geo-information held in Chile, in particular in the two major cities Santiago and... (read more)

Recording Land-use Rights

The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe through its Working Party on Land Administration (WPLA) defines land administration as the processes... (read more)
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Digital Twinning and the Complexity of Reality

Digital twinning is based on the idea that a digital informational construct of a physical system can be created as a separate entity. The digital information is a ‘twin’ of the information embedded within the physical system itself, and is linked to it throughout the entire system life cycle. Rapid development of the digital twin approach offers mining companies the promise of optimising processes and automating decision-making – if they are brave enough to tackle the com... (read more)
SBG Systems is a leading supplier of MEMS-based inertial motion sensing solutions. The company provides a wide range of inertial solutions, from miniature to high accuracy. SBG inertial navigation sensors deliver roll/pitch, heading, GNSS position and heave data (marine application). Combined with cutting-edge calibration techniques and advanced embedded algorithms, SBG Systems’...
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