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Trimble and Ordnance Survey Collaborate to Aid Geospatial Industry Innovation

March 14, 2017 - in Corporate, News

Innovators at Ordnance Survey’s Geovation Hub, a group ranging from Big Data users providing insurance risk analysis for drone flights to the makers of collaborative real-time infrastructure planning tools, will deploy Trimble® Catalyst software-defined…

Ordnance Survey International Helps the UAE Manage Climate Change

January 31, 2017 - in Corporate, News

Ordnance Survey International will establish a strategy for the development of a single source of digital geospatial data for UAE government departments…

OS Reveals Winning Geovation Challenge Ideas to Improve Water Use

March 30, 2016 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering, Water

Last December Ordnance Survey, with support from Southern Water, United Utilities, the Environment Agency and The Department for Environment, Food and…

Private Sector Key to Smart City Success

February 12, 2016 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering, Smart Cities

If Smart Cities are to work for their citizens and communities, the private sector needs to make more of its data freely available, concludes a report by BSI (British Standards Institution) and Ordnance Survey (OS). The City Data Report, which was constructed…

Ordnance Survey Ireland Creates an Authoritative National Spatial Data Infrastructure

September 25, 2015 - in Feature, Featured

Ordnance Survey Ireland (OSi), Ireland’s national mapping agency, has developed a standardized, authoritative digital referencing framework that enables consistent referencing and integration of national data related to location. This visionary framework,…

The UK Creates an Urban Innovation Centre

March 19, 2015 - in Corporate, Modeling

March 18, 2015—The state of the art Centre was created by the Future Cities Catapult, a global centre of excellence on urban innovation. The Centre will help UK SMEs and other businesses turn their ideas into real solutions for cities across areas such as:…

New 3D Model of Central London Details Development

March 9, 2015—The largest ever model of Central London, commissioned by New London Architecture and sponsored by OS, will be unveiled for the first time on the London Stand at MIPIM, the annual get together of the most influential international property…

£3 Million Mapping Project to Transform UK Road Improvements and Maintenance

February 25, 2015 - in Corporate, Transportation

Feb. 25, 2015—Department for Transport project with Ordnance Survey (OS) will deliver the next generation road mapping for England and Wales. Transport Minister Robert Goodwill has today announced the Department for Transport will contribute £3 million…

Britons are Embracing Pedal Power

July 4, 2013 - in Projects, Transportation

Twenty years ago, very few people could name a world-class British cyclist beyond Chris Boardman, but following last year’s Olympic exploits and Sir Bradley Wiggins’ triumph at the Tour de France, a whole generation of Brits have been inspired to embrace…