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How Lidar Has Changed the Way to View Michigan's Terrain

Staff from the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) are using Lidar technology to view the topography (elevation) of the state at a resolution that is 50 times greater than previously existed. "In fact," says John Esch,... (read more)

New Tasmanian Digital Elevation Model

A beta version Digital Elevation Model (DEM) has been constructed for Tasmania (Australia) by MRT geoscientists Dr Claire Kain and Colin Mazengarb, including the most recent Lidar imagery captured during the 2018-19 flying season. With nearly 60... (read more)

senseFly Announces Enterprise Partnerships with Trimble and Microsoft Drive

senseFly, the Switzerland-based fixed-wing drones company, has entered new strategic partnerships. The organisations include Trimble and Microsoft and is focused on the capability and suitability of senseFly’s fixed-wing drones and drone sensor... (read more)
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AI-powered Object Detection as a Mapping-business Accelerator

UAV, aerial and satellite mapping service providers are competing for the global market – with a rising hunger – for geospatial insights.... (read more)

A Little Innovation Goes a Long Way

The Netherlands’ Cadastre, Land Registry and Mapping Agency, was the first mapping authority in the world to fully automate the production of mu... (read more)
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Low Lands, High Potential

Earlier this year, Esri CEO and founder Jack Dangermond paid a visit to Zwolle, a  pioneering city of about 130,000 inhabitants in the eastern pa... (read more)

The Incredible Potential of Land Administration

‘Development aid’ is an umbrella term that encompasses many types of financial support provided by governments to stimulate socioeconomic... (read more)

UAV-based Mapping: Safety First

While it is positive news for our industry that the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs or ‘drones’) is continuing to increase, the rise... (read more)
 
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