DENVER, April 10 /CNW/ - Intermap Technologies Corp. (TSX: IMP)(AIM:
IMAP) today announced that its Intermap Federal Services, Inc. subsidiary has
received a US$2.2M contract to provide digital elevation data and
orthorectified radar imagery for an international project. The data will be
used by the client for mapping and regional planning.
The geospatial data being collected and delivered will be generated using
the Company's Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Radar (IFSAR) technology
aboard one of the Company's five aircraft. Under the agreement, Intermap will
process and deliver the data by the first quarter of 2008.
"With our extensive experience collecting elevation data under our
contract services business and our NEXTMap(R) proactive mapping program,
contracts from our repeat customers continue to reinforce the value we deliver
to the GIS community worldwide," stated Garth Lawrence, senior vice president
of operations for Intermap Technologies. "The accuracy and relevancy of this
data continues to be an invaluable asset to this client."
About Intermap Technologies
Intermap enables customers to facilitate better decision-making and
create applications for numerous commercial, governmental, military, and
consumer products through the purchase of high quality and affordable 3D
geometric datasets. The Company is proactively remapping entire countries and
building unprecedented national databases, called NEXTMap(R), consisting of
highly accurate digital geometric maps that include elevation data.
Demand for NEXTMap(R) data is growing as new commercial applications are
emerging, including geographical information systems (GIS), engineering
planning, transportation, automotive, navigation, flood, irrigation,
environmental management and planning, telecommunications/wireless network
planning, aviation, simulation, and 3D visualization. Internet applications
include virtual tours, topographic maps and computer games. Datasets are also
used to add interactive intelligence to airborne and satellite imagery.
Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, Intermap employs more than 400 people
worldwide, with additional offices in Calgary, Detroit, Jakarta, London,
Munich, Ottawa, and Prague. For more information, visit www.Intermap.com.
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