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Vision ME bags LiDAR project in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia: The Arriyadh Development Authority (ADA) in Saudi Arabia awarded one of the largest airborne LiDAR projects undertaken in the Middle East region, to Vision ME. Under this contract, the company will collect airborne LiDAR data of Wadi Hanifah and Wadi Alsully. 
According to the company’s press statement, the project area covers almost 6,000 square kilometres. The LiDAR data will be utilised to generate an accurate Digital Terrain Model (DTM). The DTM dataset will support ADA activities including, flood-modelling, urban planning, environmental study as well as updating and expanding the GIS database. The project will be executed and delivered within a twelve month programme.
Source: Vision ME