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The latest aerial maps help build sustainable cities

Accurate geospatial data is an indispensable tool for urban planning, emergency response, community engagement, and capital projects management.

04 June 2020 | Canberra, ACT

Put Your Community Initiatives on the Map

No matter how well-staffed your government agency, it’s virtually impossible to keep track of everything happening on the ground. With high resolution aerial imagery that's more frequently updated than even the most current satellite images, you don’t have to be there for on-site field inspections to monitor every project and issue. 

From including best aerial imagery in the DA approvals process, to monitoring large infrastructure projects with accurate aerial maps, to winning community approval with 3D visualisations that bring your ideas to life, high quality aerial imagery is integral to the critical functions that drive government initiatives forward.

Aerial government survey vertical of Bushfire damage in the Blue Mountains, New South Wales
22 January 2020 | Blue Mountains, NSW

Bulletproof Emergency Response

Plot emergency vehicle routes: view the best access points, coordinate response, identify the fastest routes to the rescue point, and assess potential obstructions.

Visualise line of sight with high-res DSM to identify likely sniper placement, or plan camera and surveillance points.

Government buildings aerial vertical image in Launceston, Tasmania
02 March 2020 | Launceston, TAS

Smarter Cities, On Time and under Budget

Plan strategically: Support up-zoning decisions, monitor evolving regulations, update CBD mapping, and document property changes over time.

Scope major infrastructure proposals, and monitor long-term public works projects with imagery that’s regularly updated

Government aerial image of Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria
04 June 2020 | Melbourne, VIC

Engaged, Healthy Communities

Get community buy-in for large initiatives with orthoimagery to support community engagement, and 3D models to help constituents visualise new projects.

Keep track of possible contagious zones for infectious disease, and map out treatment centre locations to best serve the community. 

Government aerial image of Suburban property in Viveash, Western Australia
03 May 2020 | Viveash, WA

Effective DA Oversight

Easily review DAs in the context of current surrounds, including 3D models to show context for amendment requests.

Model what's approved vs. what's actually in progress, and view your previous approvals to understand which applications may have commenced construction.

Government aerial image of construction mixed use in Casula, New South Wales
16 June 2020 | Casula, NSW

Keep an Eye on Property Assets

Monitor asset locations, visualise placement within the context of the current environment, and plan maintenance routes.

Monitor illegal construction and dumping: analyse change over time, and scan for topographical abnormalities and unusual activity.

Analyse changes in vegetation height and thickness to identify potential damage to or obstruction of existing infrastructure.

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