Posts tagged as applications

Robust scanner for mines

  Afgen showcased the Clauss Rodeon SmartScan panoramic laser scanner and its complimentary Clauss Pixplorer imaging system at a launch of the instruments in February. Housed in a round metal chassis with large handles, the laser scanner is designed to be robust and practically. It can withstand falls up to 2 m, be handled with […]

Location-based services: business insights and basic functions

  Location information provides insight into human behaviour, and is at the heart of delivering services that are relevant and convenient. Those who understand this, use location information and turn it into revenue. LBS not only drive revenue, but are also the magic ingredient which turns science fiction into reality when it comes to the […]

Developing a national human settlement layer

  Updated information on human settlements is crucial for spatial planning, environmental and disaster management, as well as sustainable service delivery and infrastructure development. This article describes the development of a South African human settlements product that will assist in decision making for various applications. The South African National Space Agency (SANSA) is a public […]