DMTI Spatial, Canada’s spatial solutions provider, announced that Lowrance Electronics and GPS manufacturers, has selected CanMap Streetfiles, Enhanced Points of Interest, CanMap Water and Elevation data as the Canadian source for its MapCreate CD-ROM series of GPS mapping programs. MapCreate provides a powerful, easy-to-use custom mapping capability for use with the Lowrance and Eagle Electronics lines of combination sonar/GPS and GPS-only receivers. The program is compatible with virtually all Lowrance and Eagle models with slots that accept MMC/SD memory cards.
The MapCreate mapping database includes rivers, lakes, tributaries, coastal waters and shorelines, marine navigation aids plus highways, city streets, rural roads, cities, towns, railroads, key landmarks and points of interest. Users have the ability to plot the locations of landmarks, hiking trails, campsites or car routes for easy navigation of waterways and highways. DMTI Spatial’s coverage, detail and accuracy has enabled to provide a comprehensive and affordable mapping package to the GPS consumers,” said Dave Steensland, Director of Engineering Services, Lowrance Electronics.