The First to Understand Blog
Learn about the latest innovations and updates in the aerial imagery and GIS services space. Our experts help you understand how to use these services to benefit your business.
GIS Change Detection Helps Utilities Identify Potential Problems
October 18, 2023
GIS change detection is a fundamental application of aerial imagery & remote sensing which involves the comparison of multiple raster datasets to identify environmental
AI for GIS: Unlocking New Possibilities in Geospatial Analysis
September 8, 2023
AI for GIS (Geographic Information Systems), along with ML (Machine Learning) & DL (Deep Learning) have propelled us into a new era of geospatial
Oil Spills in the Back 40? Why Ranchers Increasingly Seek Environmental Site Assessment
August 31, 2023
Environmental site assessment (ESA) using aerial imagery is essential for ranches covering hundreds or even thousands of acres while searching for oil spills.
Aerial Data Collection & Clouds: Navigating the Effects of El Niño & Solar Maximum
August 1, 2023
Here we explore the effects of El Niño and increased solar activity on weather, and why patience proves paramount in producing high-quality aerial data.
How GIS with Pipeline Digital Twins Inform Present & Future
July 24, 2023
Pipeline digital twins are being used by forward-thinking midstream oil & gas companies for simulation, integration, testing, monitoring, & maintenance.
Aerial Surveys & Structure ID: Easing the Burden of PHMSA Compliance
June 6, 2023
Identifying structures for pipeline class location and HCA and MCA identification is a labor-intensive process that has been historically undertaken by ground crews.