Technology

Your International Geospatial Briefing for August 31st: Trimble and Totalmobile Awarded HS2; Everest survey succeeds; Underwater heat blob growing in the Arctic; China Launches Beidou; Amazonian Tribe Applies Location Intelligence

Trimble and Totalmobile Awarded HS2 Contract from Civil Engineering Contractor EKFB Trimble and Totalmobile have developed the first cloud-based vehicle…

Elexicon Energy and Quantum Spatial Canada Pilot Comprehensive Mobile Mapping Project

Elexicon Energy (Elexicon) was formed in April 2019 by the merger of Veridian Connections and Whitby Hydro Electric Corporation. Owned…

What is the Canadian Statistical Geospatial Explorer?

Statistics Canada produces statistics that help Canadians better understand their country. The agency ensures Canadians have the key information on…

Quantum Spatial Canada Supports Disaster Preparedness on Vancouver Island Through Lidar Survey Covering 9000 Square Kilometers

Located off the Pacific Coast of British Columbia, Vancouver Island is home to just under 900,000 people, as well as…

Your Canadian Geospatial Briefing for August 10th: Initiatives help youth address climate change; Mapping mask-mandatory businesses; Vancouver Island First Nations roll out tsunami mapping; COVID-19 mapping resource

Groundbreaking initiatives help Canadian youth address climate change Two Canadian charities are taking a stand and inspiring action against climate…

GEOAnalytics.ca – A demonstration cloud-native open platform for Big Data geoscience

Current data-driven and computing intensive research on climate-change, ecosystem modeling, and environmental and natural resources monitoring is based on the…

Your International Geospatial Briefing for July 20th: Penn State with new online master’s degree; Virtual wall for concrete wall; New book in archaeology and GIS; Mapping tar when recycling asphalt

New online master’s degree in spatial data science Pennsylvania State University has launched a new online master’s degree in spatial…

Géoclip – A geostatistical observatory software product

The Géoclip observatories are web applications for statistical mapping to promote the analysis of territorial data sets. A Géoclip observatory…

Your Canadian Geospatial Briefing for July 14th: Data Visualization to Forecast Avalanches; Interactive Map the Stories of Sixties Scoop survivors; Drone-Based Thermal Infrared Data with ArcGIS Drone2Map; MDA to build Canadarm3;

Using Data Visualization to Quickly Forecast Avalanches and Enhance Public Safety Avalanche prediction requires location and elevation specific weather data…