Graz, Austria: Geosan LLC has contracted with Vexcel Imaging GmbH, a Microsoft company, to purchase an UltraCamXp Wide Angle digital aerial photogrammetric camera system. With this purchase, Geosan becomes the first commercial provider of photogrammetric services in Mongolia to own a digital aerial camera.
“Geosan thoroughly researched our options before selecting the UltraCamXp Wide Angle as our first digital aerial camera,” stated Altantsetseg Purevsuren, Photogrammetric Specialist at Geosan. “We were impressed with the camera’s efficient collection capabilities over large areas, which are complementary to the strengths of our Cessna Grand Caravan aircraft.”
The mining sector in Mongolia has been a primary driver of economic growth over the past few years, and demand for all kinds of mapping is on the rise. Geosan provides aerial mapping services for infrastructure development, urban planning, cadastral and topographic mapping, environmental assessment, mining and environmental monitoring and disaster management. Customers include the Government of Mongolia, international environmental groups, and companies running mining and exploration operations in Mongolia.
Source: Vexcel Imaging