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NUVIEW announced that it is building the world’s first commercial LiDAR satellite constellation which will map the entire land surface of the Earth in 3D for the first time ever.

As a first-mover company, NUVIEW is pioneering satellite, sensor, and software technology to produce high-quality, accurate data with endless application potential across industries including environmental science, …

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The Government of India has taken several steps for conservation of biodiversity which includes survey, inventorization, taxonomic validation and threat assessment of floral and faunal resources; assessment to develop an accurate data base for planning and monitoring as well as conservation and protection of forests; establishment of a protected area network of National Parks, Wildlife …

Jun 2023 | No Comment

Nexar announced that it has achieved a dramatic 40x reduction in the cost of real-time mapping by leveraging cutting-edge technologies, edge AI, change detection, and crowdsourcing.

As a result, Nexar’s CityStream Live platform is making real-time mapping data more accessible to the mobility industry than ever before.

Real-time mapping has become increasingly crucial, particularly as an enabler …

Jun 2023 | No Comment

Cities and counties now have a powerful new tool at their disposal with the release of the Digital Twin Base Map.

Developed by leading tech firm The Sanborn Map Company (Sanborn), this innovative technology sets a new standard for urban analysis, implementation of Digital Cities, navigation, and planning with a fundamental transformation from a 2D map …

Jun 2023 | No Comment

CGI, a global IT and business consulting services firm, in partnership with Ordnance Survey, has developed an initiative designed to remotely detect sewage overspill events from space.

The project will utilise a newly created artificial intelligence (AI) model that can predict with high levels of accuracy the conditions most often associated with pollution events.

This is the …

Jun 2023 | No Comment

Innoviz Technologies announced that it is on track to deliver LiDAR technology for CARIAD’s future advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) and automated driving functions.

Since naming Innoviz as its direct LiDAR supplier, Innoviz and CARIAD have been working closely to understand unique engineering needs and to optimize processes that will support the use of LiDAR-enabled ADAS …

Jun 2023 | No Comment

Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Science & Technology; Minister of State (Independent Charge) Earth Sciences; MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr. Jitendra Singh said, presently FDI in space sector is allowed up to 100% in the area of Satellites-Establishment and Operations through Government route only.

In a statement laid on …

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The launch of the GSLV-F12/NVS-01 mission is accomplished on Monday, May 29, 2023 at 10:42 hours IST from the second launch pad at SDSC-SHAR, Sriharikota. This Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV) mission is designed to deploy the NVS-01 navigation satellite, weighing about 2232 kg, into a Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit. Subsequent orbit raising maneuvers will be …

May 2023 | No Comment

Hesai Technology (HSAI) announced a multi-year Technology Partnership Agreement for lidar sensors with Inertial Labs, a global leader in mobile robotics navigation systems & inertial measurement units. Inertial Labs selected Hesai’s sensors to provide perception and navigation capabilities for its navigation systems for autonomous marine, land, and aerial-based robotics systems.

Hesai’s lidar sensor solutions enable robotics …

May 2023 | No Comment

Pony.ai, a leading global autonomous driving company, announced that it is the first and only company to receive a permit for fully driverless autonomous vehicle passenger transport in Guangzhou. In an 803 square kilometer (310 square mile) area in Guangzhou’s Nansha District, riders will have the opportunity to enjoy safe, convenient and comfortable fully driverless …