Proteus, a provider of satellite-derived mapping and classification services, has been contracted by Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi (EAD) to deliver fine-scale terrestrial and marine land use/land cover (LULC) and habitat maps for the entire Emirate of Abu Dhabi.
Astrium, a space technology company, and CNES, the French government space agency, announced a major improvement in Pléiades satellite image quality, including sharper products and enhanced geometry.
28 June 2013
More farmers in the United States began turning to precision agriculture and other technological innovations to increase yields in the last five years. Those increased yields turned into increased profits, and those profits resulted in increased spending on additional geospatial tools.
PCI Geomatics, a developer of remote sensing and photogrammetric software and systems, released Geomatica Discover, PCI’s browser-based software tool that crawls local, system drives or removable drives to automatically create a searchable, geospatial data catalog.
27 June 2013
Over the past 30 years, Armando Guevara, president and CEO of Visual Intelligence, has seen far-reaching changes in the hardware and software that is used to create maps of our Earth.
Trimble Navigation introduced its next generation unmanned aircraft system (UAS), the Trimble UX5 aerial imaging rover with the Trimble Access aerial imaging application.
18 June 2013
With a sense of accomplishment and perhaps a tinge of relief, Juergen Mayer stood proudly in front of a jam-packed audience during a session of HxGN Live and explained how Leica Geosystems' new product could help transform the geospatial profession.
Aerial Services, the remote-sensing and mapping company based in Cedar Falls, Iowa, has announced its summer webinar series on three different geospatial topics.The webinars are free to those who preregister.
13 May 2013
Orbit GT announced the release of its photogrammetric unmanned aerial system (UAS) mapping application of Orbit Strabo Photogrammetry 10.5.
09 May 2013
Many geospatial professionals are excited about the prospects of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) integration into the national airspace in September 2015, and for good reason. In the past few months, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has called for UAV test site proposals, and experts have made bold predictions about the potential economic impact of unmanned aerial systems (UAS) on the United States.