Posts tagged as mapping

5G wireless mapping helps company grow

Land Info Worldwide Mapping has been named as one of the 2019 Inc. 5000 fastest-growing private companies in the US. The firm credits its three-year revenue growth to recent contract wins supporting 5G wireless network mapping. The list of companies are ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2015 and 2018. Land Info’s revenue […]

Plugin brings maps to design software

Figma is a cloud-based design tool that helps designers and teams work together efficiently. It is an in-browser app that makes sharing files as easy as sharing a link. The design tool has recently launched several plug-ins, one of which is Mapsicle. With the Mapsicle plug-in, users can drop their Mapbox map into a Figma […]

Autonomous mapping of hostile environments

Ross Robotics has teamed up with Geoslam to provide an effective, robust and reliable solution that integrates the Extrm SC2.0 unmanned autonomous ground vehicle with the Zeb-Revo 3D 360° geospatial scanner and its real-time and post-processing geospatial analysis software. For those working in difficult to access spaces where there is no GPS coverage such as […]

Acquisition to unlock high-fidelity indoor map solutions

Inpixon, an indoor positioning and data analytics company, has acquired Jibestream, a provider of indoor mapping and location technology. Jibestream has been a leader in experiential wayfinding software and mapping technologies. Its full-featured geospatial platform integrated business data with high-fidelity indoor maps to create smart indoor spaces where are deployed in hundreds of buildings globally. […]

Data model brings new versatility to chart production

Teledyne Caris has released its Hydrographic Production Database (HPD) 4.0. This new version of HPD is designed to support hydrographic offices around the world as they embrace the new S-100 Universal Hydrographic Data Model and explore its many possibilities. Users of HPD 4.0 will be able to augment their existing production environment to support both […]

AI accelerates local drones-for-social good solutions

Picterra and the Flying Labs from WeRobotics have announced a new collaboration. Picterra has added an AI-analytic layer to support the Flying Labs in their mission of accelerating and scaling local drones-for-social good solutions in emerging economies. Flying Labs’ members currently work on a broad and diverse range of projects, from helping farmers set property […]

Terrain lenses in aid of topography understanding

Virtual Surveyor’s six new Terrain Lenses in Version 6.3 of its drone surveying and mapping software enhance different aspects of the terrain in 3D to give users a better understanding of the topography mapped with an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). The software enables surveyors to generate accurate topographic end products from UAV data, bridging the […]

Software licence donation advances geosciences

Petroleum Experts has donated an academic software licence worth R25-million to the Wits School of Geosciences. The company’s MOVE software is the global standard in the minerals exploration, mining, and environmental geosciences for analysis of structural geological data collection, analysis, 3D visualisation and modelling. The donation by Petroleum Experts of 10 academic licences for use […]

SAR handbook for forest monitoring and biomass estimation

The SAR Handbook: Comprehensive Methodologies for Forest Monitoring and Biomass Estimation is the culmination of a two-year collaboration between NASA, Servir and SilvaCarbon. The book can downloaded free of charge in its entirety, or explored as individual chapters, trainings and one-pager quick reference guides which highlight key concepts derived from the book. Five trainings, led […]

New drone camera video mapping and photogrammetry features

In addition to its existing DJI video mapping capabilities, Remote Geo is offering some new advanced DJI drone mapping capabilities in the latest release of its LineVision Desktop Ultimate edition. With Camera Target Footprint users can now use geotagged video metadata provided in the flight record log text files to view where the camera is […]