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WE ARE NOW SOUTHERN MAPPING, A WOOLPERT COMPANY

WE ARE NOW SOUTHERN MAPPING, A WOOLPERT COMPANY

Woolpert has acquired Southern Mapping, a geospatial solutions provider and aerial survey company based in Johannesburg, South Africa. Southern Mapping has extensive high-accuracy lidar, imagery and remote sensing experience, and produces airborne topographic,...
LiDAR FOR ABOVE GROUD FOREST CARBON STORAGE IN THE DRC

LiDAR FOR ABOVE GROUD FOREST CARBON STORAGE IN THE DRC

In 2013, Southern Mapping (SMC) was contracted by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) of Berlin, Germany, to fly 216 discrete areas in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) as part of a programme to estimate carbon storage in the tropical forest. WWF, in conjunction...
SPECTIR SENSOR FINDS NEW HOME IN SA

SPECTIR SENSOR FINDS NEW HOME IN SA

On Wednesday the 31st of August 2016 at the 35th IGC in Cape Town, Southern Mapping’s CEO Norman Banks and SpecTIR’s CEO Mark Landers signed a new Teaming Agreement to strengthen the relationship between the two companies. While Southern Mapping has been...
SUBSIDENCE MONITORING FOR CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE

SUBSIDENCE MONITORING FOR CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE

Mines need to prevent damage to infrastructure, the environment and loss of life or injury due to unexpected surface movement. The mining industry has long been plagued by subsidence on actively mined areas as well as dormant and rehabilitated areas. One of the major...
PRODUCT FEATURE: SITE MONITORING VIA SATELLITE

PRODUCT FEATURE: SITE MONITORING VIA SATELLITE

A lot has been written about the spatial and spectral resolution of satellites; however the temporal resolution of satellite observations is not to be ignored. With the advancement in capacity and capability of high resolution satellites, the commercial possibilities...