DAYTON, Ohio (PRWEB) November 19, 2014
Woolpert, a national geospatial, infrastructure management and design firm, announced today that the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) has awarded Woolpert a three-year contract with an estimated total value of $32 million to provide imagery and datasets derived from commercial airborne collection platforms.
Utilizing innovative and advanced technologies, Woolpert will provide commercial airborne services for data collection, rapid response, and worldwide requirements using light detection and ranging (LiDAR), four band and radar sensors. The imagery and data provided will be used for a variety of applications, from base maps for planning purposes, to providing a common operating picture during crises.
Woolpert, ranked by Engineering News-Record as a top national design firm, provides professional design, geospatial and infrastructure services to clients in the public and private sectors. Founded in 1911, and with more than 600 professionals in 22 offices located throughout the U.S., Woolpert’s collaborative and multidisciplinary approach is driven by great people, great clients and great projects. For more information on Woolpert, visit Woolpert’s website. For more information on woolpert_labs, a cross-functional group of industry leaders who are focused on discovering new uses for geospatial technology and practices to continue fueling advances in the industry, visit the woolpert_labs website.