Anchorage, AK, 12 April 2007: LeadDog Consulting, a provider of street and road maps announced the release of detailed city street geographic databases for the Saudi Arabian cities: Riyadh, Jeddah, Mecca, Madina, ad-Damm’m & Khobar, Taif, Tab’k, Buraydah, al-Huf’f, HÌ±am’s Mu’ayt, Abha, Al Baha, Jizan, Yanbu, and Jubail.
LeadDog maps are in use in applications from military and government emergency and defense support to commercial fleet management and location based services. LeadDog products provide base level mapping and numerous vector layers and attributes such as:
Streets at 1:5,000 scale
Extensive Points of Interest (airports, hospitals, mosques, museums, government offices, gas stations, etc)
Water and Landmark polygons
Political division and borders
Saudi Arabian City Streets products are available in all major GIS formats, in both English and Arabic. A Saudi Arabian Major Roads and Highways product is available at a 1:250,000 scale.