Fugro EarthData provides customized airborne data collection, mapping, and GIS services and products to support the geospatial needs of public- and private-sector customers worldwide. Markets served include defense and national security, emergency response, land-use, transportation, and natural resource management.
Working from a large fleet of aircraft, Fugro EarthData collects aerial photography and uses LiDAR and imaging radar (GeoSAR) technology to produce high-accuracy 3D terrain models of the earth's surface. Fugro EarthData also deploys other remote sensing technologies for thermal and multispectral data collection and product development. Fugro EarthData's GIS experts specialize in geodatabase design, application development, web-based solutions, and 3D city modeling and visualization tools that address customer needs for planning and zoning, asset management, and engineering.
With innovation and quality as guiding principles, Fugro EarthData uses advanced technologies and ISO 9001:2008-certified quality system mandates to expand traditional mapping and GIS applications. From mainstreaming airborne GPS into orthophoto production to developing a dual-band IFSAR mapping system, Fugro EarthData continuously improves services that benefit customers in every market sector.
In addition to our rigorous quality management system, Fugro EarthData has implemented an occupational health and safety (OHS) program that meets OHSAS 18001:2007 standards. This program demonstrates our commitment to providing employees a safe working environment at all office locations.