Gis GeoData Product News

Emerging Uses for LiDAR: Part Two

This is the second in a two-part series exploring advances in LiDAR. This week we look at a startup helping cities maintain effectiveness and efficiency and a company that created a free mobile LiDAR app.

.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) 14 August 2014

PhD Student Using GIS, LiDAR Focuses on Coastal Geology

Christopher Maike is working towards his PhD with a focus on coastal geology and engineering at the University of Delaware. Maike discusses the technology he uses in his research, including GIS, LiDAR, mapping and aerial photography.

.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) 31 July 2014

CompassCom to Preview the Newest Version of CompassTracĀ® 6 at APWA Public Works Congress

The new version is scheduled for release in early Fall 2014 and it will feature enhancements like on-the-fly geofencing, onboard diagnostics and enhanced integration with the Cityworks® work management software.

13 August 2014

Carlson Introduces New BRx5 GNSS Receiver

Designed for survey and GIS professionals, the Carlson BRx5 delivers both affordability and the highest positional accuracy.

11 August 2014

LandWorks Enhances Web Mapping Service

For about 20 percent of the cost of manual mapping, Web AutoMapper has simplified land records mapping in the oil & gas, renewable energy, mining, banking, utility, pipeline, state/local government, telecommunications, transportation, water and real estate sectors.

06 August 2014

URISA 2014 Board of Directors Election Results Announced

URISA 2014 Board of Directors' Election announces Rebecca Somers, GISP, will become President-Elect of the association and Valrie Grant, Kevin Mickey and Martin Roche will begin their terms as members of the Board of Directors.

31 July 2014

E-book Details GIS Technology as New Crime-Fighting Tool

GIS technology merges and manages massive amounts of law enforcement data into geodatabases that instantly analyze, map and aggregate data and provide law enforcement agencies with actionable intelligence to fight crime.

31 July 2014

Topcon Releases MAGNET Relay for GIS

MAGNET Relay GIS is a mobile base station RTK (Real Time Kinematic) broadcasting service designed to allow subscribers to connect a GNSS base receiver to MAGNET Relay via a cellular connection for high-accuracy RTK corrections.

17 July 2014

Topcon Adds Cellular Connectivity to GIS Receiver

Topcon announces the addition of a cellular modem option for the HiPer SR for GIS receiver that allows the device to connect to existing data collectors not containing cellular connectivity.

17 July 2014

MAPPS Winter Conference

New Legislation Will Use GIS to Inventory Federal Land

The Committee on Natural Resources of the U.S. House of Representatives has approved legislation that will utilize GIS to accurately integrate and collect data on real property owned by the Federal government.

17 July 2014