Singapore: Imagemaps has closed a deal with Strong Engineering Consulting, Taiwan for the purchase of an UltraCamXp large format digital aerial camera system. Lee Sze Keong, General Manager of Imagemaps, said, “Strong being one of the major aerial mapping service providers in Taiwan, went through a careful selection process to select best price-performance aerial product from all available large format cameras in the world. Their final decision indicates that Microsoft Vexcel mapping solutions is now the mainstream market in the region.”
Cheng-Piao Lia, President of Strong Engineering Consulting, said, “With the purchase of UltraCamXp system, we will be able to provide large area coverage high radiometric and geometric quality for our customers. We will use the UltraCamXp to provide better service to our existing customers from private companies, corporate organizations and civil industries in area of surveying, designing and other business operations.”
The Microsoft UltraCamXp reduces the number of flight lines saves time, and lowers cost, without sacrificing radiometric performance. It is capable of collecting stereo imagery at 1 inch Ground Sampled Distance (GSD) at a flight speed of 110 knots. Post-processing of the data can be started on board, and finished on the ground with a group of PCs for even faster turnaround. As major projects are completed in an impressively short period of time, in relation to the number of pixels collected, this guarantees a highly efficient project execution and completion certainty.