Craig McDaniel, vice president of Sanborn, a GIS and photogrammetry industry leader, today announced that Affiliated Computer Services of Riverside, California, selected Sanborn for a digital orthophoto imagery project in Riverside. For the project, which will be completed by the end of 2003, Sanborn will provide new 4-inch pixel resolution color and multiple resolution black-and-white digital orthophoto imagery for the 172 square miles that make up Riverside. Sanborn will also update and provide new planimetric features for the city’s existing database. Riverside will use the data to define areas of growth for planning purposes.
With a rich tradition of mapping dating back to 1866, Sanborn offers a full suite of GIS and photogrammetric mapping services to federal, state, and local governments, as well as private companies. The company’s core services include data acquisition, photogrammetric mapping, and data conversion. The company has offices in the United States and abroad. ACS, a Fortune 500 company with more than 40,000 people supporting operations in nearly 100 countries, provides business process and information technology outsourcing solutions to world-class commercial and government clients. The company’s Class A common stock trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “ACS.” ACS makes technology work.