UAS

Adopting a LiDAR System for a UAS Geospatial Program?

With the exponential growth of the Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) industry in the last decade, the geospatial community has greatly…

TopoDOT Compares Data and Applications of UAV and LiDAR Point Cloud

On April 5, 2022, LiDAR COMEX 2022 held a live stream presentation on “data comparison and applications of UAV imagery-based…

International Geospatial Briefing May 23rd: 1. Dam Surveys, 2. Greenland Is Cold, 3. GOES-18 Image, 4. Satellite Lasers, 5. Open Maps For Europe, 6. Google Maps Immersive View

Dam Fine Data: Sub-millimetre-resolution UAS Dam Surveys Mapping heat flow beneath Greenland highlights geothermal ‘freak zone’ Stunning First Imagery of…

Renewed Interest in Manned Aerial Mapping

Despite a boom in the use of small unmanned aerial systems for surveying and mapping, manned systems have seen growth.…

Drone Delivery Canada Issued First Canadian Cargo Transportation Agency Licence

Drone Delivery Canada Corp. (TSXV: FLT; OTC QX: TAKOF; Frankfurt:  A2AMGZ or ABB.F) (the “Company” or “DDC”) is pleased to…

Commercial UAV Expo Americas Announces 70+ Exhibitors to Date for 2021 Event

Best-in-class UAS solutions providers have booked booths for the 2021 edition of CUAV Americas PORTLAND, MAINE – USA, May 25,…

Your Canadian Geospatial Briefing for March 18th: Lunar Gateway program; RME; SongSAT; Edmonton’s Smart City entry; 2019 geospatial events

MDA applauds Canadian entry to Lunar program MDA is cheering the Canadian government’s decision to join the Lunar Gateway program,…

Annapolis Community Mapping April 13 at COGS

1866: a twenty three year old blacksmith from rural Annapolis County who  could neither read nor write. 1888: a five…

Operational Use of Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS) for Geomatics Applications

Recently, I reviewed a report by the Canadian Council of Geomatics on the use of Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS)…

Predicting the Future of the GIS in Canada

Editors note: This article has been jointly written by Bruce McCormack and Gordon Plunkett. Bios can be found at the…

UAVs in Canada – Key Exposures to Loss and Ways to Protect Yourself

This article was written by Mark Sampson for the Association of Ontario Land Surveyors. Mark’s contact details are at the…

PCI Geomatics and PrecisionHawk Enter into Long Term Partnership

PCI Geomatics, a world leading developer of remote sensing and photogrammetric software and systems, announced today it has entered into…