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U.N. Project Looks to Organize Urban Planning in Lebanon

May 31, 2012 - in Planning, Projects

A new data-gathering project is attempting to organize sprawling amounts of information about Lebanese cities in a more complex but easily visualized way. The program, backed by the United Nations Development Program, is aiming at centralizing data so that…

Mapping Housing Need: Taking the Guess Work Out of Development

May 28, 2012 - in Smart Cities

Few people would disagree that we are in dire need of better housing in this country. After years of under-investment we have reached a point where property…

New UK Manager for COWI Mapping

May 22, 2012 - in Corporate, Modeling

Rollo Home has been appointed as Senior Market Manager for the Mapping division of the International consultancy firm COWI. He will be focusing on the…

MAVinci SIRIUS Certified in Spain at UVEX 12

May 17, 2012 - in Corporate

MAVinci's Spanish UAS distributor "Grupo Acre" was present at UVEX 12 in Madrid. They presented SIRIUS I, a UAS for civil applications and specialized for orthophotos and mapping. In order to carry out demo flights all UAS operators had to prove the abilities…

Indoor Sensor Allows Navigation Inside Buildings

May 10, 2012 - in Facility Management, Sensors

You may not have any problems finding a building in a busy city via the GPS receiver in your handset, but it won’t be helpful once you step inside one. How will you find the elevator or the bathroom or the fire exit? This problem could soon be a thing of…

Partnership Between EuroGeographics and European Environment Agency on Emergency Management Service

May 8, 2012 - in Emergency, Modeling, Projects

EuroGeographics and the European Environment Agency (EEA) put national mapping and cadastral agencies’ data at heart of the GMES emergency management service. Emergency services working in the immediate aftermath of disasters will benefit from fast access…

Blazing the Trail for Advanced Cadastral Mapping

May 6, 2012 - in Modeling, News

Alberta, Canada has a long history of providing reliable, accurate and high-quality digital mapping data that has been achieved through the province's commitment to an advanced cadastral mapping system. Since its inception more than 20 years ago, the system…