Tuesday, July 13, 2010
Intermap Covers U.S With Digital Maps
Denver-based Intermap Technologies, a provider of 3D mapping and GIS data, reported today that it has completed coverage of the United States through its NEXTmap USA countrywide digital mapping program. The firm said the mapping data, which includes high resolution, 3D digital elevation data, now cover all of the contiguous U.S. and Hawaii. The data is available through its cloud-based TerrainOnDemand service as well as distributors and partners. Intermap said the data is aimed at such uses as route and site selection, cell tower placement, engineering planning, transportation safety and fuel efficiency, water resource management, insurance risk assessment, oil & gas planning and exploration, and 3D visualization.