1 July 2013
WA to Benefit from High Res Satellite Imagery
A new contract between Landgate and Geospatial Intelligence Pty Ltd will provide state government agencies with access to 2.6 million km² of SPOTMaps satellite imagery.
The SPOTMaps satellite coverage will play a vital role in the management of the State’s services and resources such as emergency response.
Landgate Imagery Product and Services Manager Matthew Adams said the State will now have a standard of imagery that is significantly clearer through access to a multi-year hosting and streaming agreement.
“The imagery received from the SPOT 5 satellite will particularly benefit those agencies that carry out functions such as the management of emergency response, environmental mapping, planning and infrastructure,” Dr Adams said.
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