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Earth-i announces a major contract award from the Government of Queensland

By [email protected] - 18th January 2017 - 11:52

Earth-i, the innovative British distributor of Earth Observation and information services, has been awarded the contract to supply the government of the state of Queensland, Australia with very high resolution optical imagery of the entire state. The contract covers the supply of imagery from the DMC3/TripleSat Constellation for each of the years 2016 and 2017 and will ensure that Queenslandâs Department of Natural Resources and Mines (DNRM) has a detailed base map of the entire state, updated each year. All Queensland Government Departments, local agencies and Natural Resource Management Groups will benefit from having access to up-to-date imagery of the State to support their decision making, information analysis, environmental management and state development activities. Steve Jacoby, Executive Director of Land and Spatial Information, DNRM, said: âWe are delighted to have awarded the contract to Earth-i. They demonstrated a clear understanding of our needs in Queensland.