Gallery: IMSSA Northwest, Feb 2015

  The North West Branch of the Institute of Mine Surveyors of Southern Africa (IMSSA) met on 6 February 2015 at the Magalies Park Golf Estate, Hartebeespoort Dam. Branch chairman Paul Hislop welcomed the 100 delegates in attendance and called on new attendees to join IMSSA. He also encouraged members to pay their membership fees  […]

IMSSA NW branch debates SAMREC code and MSCC results

  The North West Branch of the Institute of Mine Surveyors of Southern Africa (IMSSA) met on 6 February 2015 at the Magalies Park Golf Estate, Hartebeespoort Dam. Branch chairman Paul Hislop welcomed the 100 delegates in attendance and called on new attendees to join IMSSA. He also encouraged members to pay their membership fees  […]

UN General Assembly urges sharing of geospatial data

  The science that supports the precise pinpointing of people and places should be shared more widely, according to the United Nations General Assembly as it adopted its first resolution recognising the importance of a globally-coordinated approach to geodesy – the discipline focused on accurately measuring the shape, rotation and gravitational field of planet Earth. Geodesy […]

New US export policy for military and commercial UAVs

  The United States has established a new policy designed specifically for US-origin military and commercial commercial unmanned aerial systems (UAS) which governs the international sale, transfer and subsequent use of US-origin military UAS, supplements and builds upon the US Conventional Arms Transfer Policy and is consistent with the requirements of the Arms Export Control […]

Call for general papers for Geomatics Indaba 2015

  Geomatics Indaba 2015 is a fully inclusive geomatics sector conference, exhibition and training event, encompassing all levels of interested and relevant persons, organisations, government departments and agencies, municipalities, public and private companies, NGOs, universities and training organisations – from students to professionals; junior staff to executives, officials and leaders; in both the public and […]

Call for Academic Papers for Geomatics Indaba 2015

  This is an official call for papers for the peer-reviewed academic track of Geomatics Indaba 2015. Geomatics Indaba 2015 is a fully inclusive geomatics sector conference, exhibition and training event, encompassing all levels of interested and relevant persons, organisations, government departments and agencies, municipalities, public and private companies, NGOs, universities and training organisations – […]