GIM International, the independent and high-quality information source for the global geomatics industry, brings you the latest insights and developments in both technology and management, including: topical overviews, news and developments, expert opinions, innovation updates, and more.

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GIM International is written for key decision-makers active in the international geomatics field and is targeted at commercial, academic and government professionals worldwide. Its readers are involved in land surveying, GIS, photogrammetry, remote sensing, LBS, Lidar, cartography, GPS/GNSS, cadastres, 3D city modelling, geo-databases and other geomatics-related activities.

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    The printed edition of GIM International, the global trade magazine for geomatics, reports on the latest news and brings insights into new developments and innovative applications in the field of geomatics. GIM International addresses both technological and managerial aspects that are relevant for industry professionals. The magazine is published monthly (i.e. 12 times a year) and is available on a subscription basis.

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    The Business Guide is an indispensable information source, valued by more than 30,000 geomatics professionals around the world. The printed edition is published annually. The same overview of industry manufacturers and suppliiers is also made available online as a freely accessible and searchable database.

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New Zealand Industries Trial Advanced GPS Technologies

Land Information New Zealand (LINZ) has kicked off a trial to look at how Kiwi industries could benefit from the latest satellite positioning technologies. Between now and early 2019 LINZ will be putting a satellite-based augmentation system (SBAS) to the test across 10 key industries.

The first New Zealand-based project is already underway with Christchurch-based location data intelligence consultancy, Orbica partnered with Reveal Infrastructure. Orbica are working to test the use of SBAS for locating underground assets. Mapping underground assets, such as water pipes and cables is a critical job, yet it’s very costly for the construction industry. Knowing where they are located reduces the chances of damage when digging in the area and can help with maintenance.

The New Zealand and Australian governments are funding the trial which is made up of some 30 projects across Australasia. Australia’s first project began last week, which is looking at how SBAS could help with precision agriculture and the tracking of livestock.

 

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