Posts tagged as urban

New high resolution urban land use product

GeoTerraImage has launched a new high resolution urban land use dataset which includes 18 manually interpreted land use classes (i.e. cluster housing, high rise, informal housing, open space, etc). Created by urban mapping specialists, from high resolution imagery; this data provides a strategic dataset for urban management. The data capture process is based on visual […]

New urban planning data

Two new digital map products are available from GeoTerraImage. The new residential housing structure density map refers to the average housing structure densities per hectare and includes formal houses, informal settlements and cluster housing. The housing structures are presented as combined average housing densities, per hectare. A uniformly spaced grid is used to ensure that […]

Urban infrastructure design and management

UCT launched the Urban Infrastructure Design and Management Programme at the Planning Africa Conference in Cape Town on Thursday 23 March 2006.  This multi-disciplinary programme is aimed at building capacity amongst those in government and the private sector who are committed to the future of African cities and to the servicing of particularly poorer inhabitants. […]

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