COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Dec. 30, 2015 — The Sanborn Map Company Inc. offers a variety of aerial imaging and measurement services using unmanned aircraft systems.
The company uses a vertical takeoff and landing platform with a 15-lb payload capacity, enabling the use of visible, multispectral, hyperspectral and thermal IR sensors, as well as laser altimeters.
Services include engineering-grade digital terrain models exceeding 2-in. accuracy, multispectral frame imagery at subcentimeter resolution, vibration-free video, high-resolution lidar data and thermal imaging data. Sanborn also offers image processing and analysis services.
Aerial imagery may be used for damage assessment and response efforts; site mapping; water resource mapping; volumetric assessment and asset estimation; highway survey and accident mapping; corridor asset review, assessment and mapping; and precision agriculture.
- The science of measurement, particularly of lengths and angles.
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