Posts tagged as geospatial

Versatile mobile mapping for geospatial surveys

  Until the introduction of Trimble’s MX2, few survey companies or departments invested in scanning-based mobile spatial imaging as the high cost of acquiring and operating a mobile surveying system was difficult to justify. Mobile data capture is already making giant inroads into geospatial requirements for a range of industry sectors. These include highway planning […]

Geospatial water infrastructure management

  Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) in Washington has chosen Innovyze’s InfoWater product to support its large-scale, enterprise-wide geospatial water distribution network modeling and management needs. The purchase will enable SPU to address critical planning, design, operational, and water quality issues with maximum effectiveness as it optimises capital improvement programs and improves customer service. SPU delivers […]

Western Cape Symposium highlights geospatial initiatives

  With the backing of the Western Cape Government, the Western Cape Spatial Information Forum (WCSIF) held its first day-long symposium at the Strand Towers Hotel on 14 November 2013. The symposium was attended by 111 delegates from national, provincial and local government, as well as parastatal and tertiary institutions. WCSIF chairperson, Jacques du Preez, […]

SAPO compliant geospatial data layer

  MapIT has built a geospatial layer which is SAPO (South African Post Office) compliant. This data layer includes over 900 postal code areas and in addition to this also incorporates over 2400 post office sites with post boxes for South Africa. SAPO utilises this information to help over 17 000 employees in the collection, […]

Improved geospatial mobile app

GeoSpatial Experts has released the Android version of its popular GeoJot app for mobile devices. In addition, the mobile app and its companion PC-based GPS-Photo Link software have been enhanced to offer automatic wireless data transfer via the cloud, easier attribute collection, and more flexible reporting functions. Designed as part of an end-to-end system for […]