Posts tagged as digital elevation model

Edited digital elevation model available via streaming

Airbus Defence and Space’s entire edited WorldDEM database, together with the already available WorldDEM4Ortho dataset, are now available via streaming. WorldDEM is a homogeneous, single-source, high-precision digital elevation model (DEM). Online access to both datasets of the entire Earth’s landmass facilitates a wide range of applications such as line-of-sight-analysis, hydrological modelling, satellite imagery orthorectification and […]

DEM community prioritises future actions

  The SA-GEO National Digital Elevation Model (DEM) Community of Practice (CoP) met on 15 March 2016 to discuss the CoP’s terms of reference and annual work plan. The forum was attended by representatives from research organisations, government departments and private companies. The South African Group on Earth Observations (SA-GEO) is a national earth observations […]

National DEM workshop strategises way ahead

  The Department of Rural Development and Land Reform (DRDLR) and the South African National Space Agency held a National DEM User Need and Strategy Workshop on 20 August 2014 in Pretoria. The workshop was attended by representatives from the geospatial industry including: the Agricultural Research Council; Airbus; ATNS; CSIR; the Departments of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Defence, Environmental Affairs, […]