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SimActive automates direct georeferencing

October 31, 2017By
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SimActive Inc., a developer of photogrammetry software, has launched an automated solution for direct georeferencing from real-time kinematic (RTK) positioning. Within the new workflow feature, users can achieve get high accuracy in projects without the use of ground control points (GCP), saving time in collecting and processing data. Martin Instrument, a reseller of SimActive and surveying equipment, is benefitting from... read more

Kenya maps mines with Correlator3D

October 9, 2017By

The Kenyan government will be using SimActive’s Correlator3D to map mining activities. The software will be used to generate orthomosaics, contour lines and digital terrain models of fluorspar mines in the Kerio valley in Kenya. The Directorate of Resource Surveys & Remote Sensing (DRSRS) under the Ministry of Mining in Kenya chose the software. “The DRSRS provides the Ministry of Mining with... read more

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SimActive enables processing in the cloud

November 29, 2016By

Correlator3D photogrammetry software is officially supporting processing in the cloud. Users can subscribe to an online computing service, such as Amazon EC2, and run Correlator3D on a virtual machine, according to developer SimActive Inc. The main advantage is the capability to use multiple licenses as required. It permits an on-demand deployment of the software on several processing machines, without any computer hardware.... read more

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SimActive offers subscription UAV software

October 11, 2016By

SimActive Inc., a developer of photogrammetry software, has announced a new subscription-based offering for Correlator3D UAV. The rental option allows users with a dynamic workload to access a high-end product at minimal cost. “Correlator3D UAV was developed for leading mapping firms, military and government organizations, with a constant emphasis on ease of use,” said Philippe Simard, president of SimActive. “The subscription... read more

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SimActive releases new version of Correlator3D for photogrammetry

April 26, 2016By

Photogrammetry software company SimActive is releasing a new version of Correlator3D with a redesigned aerial triangulation (AT) module. Correlator3D is a patented end-to-end photogrammetry solution for the generation of high-quality geospatial data from satellite and aerial imagery, including UAVs. The tie point extraction and bundle algorithms have been enhanced, along with the added capability to address problematic input data (such... read more

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U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to use SimActive’s Correlator3D

December 8, 2015By

SimActive’s Correlator3D has been selected by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to create 3D datasets of vegetation for input into biophysical models. The software will also support generation of urban landcover maps for the agency’s GIS, EnviroAtlas. “Correlator3D has been serving governments globally, encompassing a wide spectrum of requirements,” said Philippe Simard, president of SimActive. “We are proud... read more

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SimActive strengthens enterprise UAV offering with version 6.3

November 10, 2015By

Photogrammetry software developer SimActive has announced Correlator3D version 6.3 with an expanded UAV enterprise offering. A new floating licensing option allows computers on the same network to seamlessly borrow licenses from a pool, increasing transferability for enterprise requirements. Because of the worldwide client base of Correlator3D, SimActive has also introduced multi-language support with this version. Users can now operate the software... read more

SimActive Announces Correlator3D Version 6.2 for Photogrammetry

September 2, 2015By

SimActive Inc., a developer of photogrammetry software, announces Correlator3D version 6.2, featuring a new module for tie point editing during aerial triangulation. Users can visually inspect and edit any link, with the ability to add tie points as an alternative to projects with low overlap or poor image quality. Correlator3D 6.2 also introduces advanced volumetric measurement tools, NDVI maps, and... read more

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SimActive Provides Integrated Lidar and Photo Software to Altoa

June 2, 2015By

SimActive Inc., developer of photogrammetry software, has purchased the Correlator3D software by Altoa from French Guiana. The software will be used to process images and lidar data for the production of orthomosaics. “Following our recent acquisition of two digital cameras including the Phase One color and infrared, we needed precise, powerful, and versatile photogrammetric software,” said Walid Mostafa, manager of Altoa. “After analyzing the... read more

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New Point Cloud Capability Featured in SimActive V6.1

April 13, 2015By

SimActive Inc., a developer of photogrammetry software, has released Correlator3D version 6.1, now with point cloud generation. The new feature builds on SimActive’s autocorrelation techniques using the GPU. Point clouds are generated in parallel with digital surface models (DSMs), with virtually no added processing time. As with previous versions, digital terrain models (DTMs) can also be automatically extracted in a matter of... read more

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