Former NERC Senior Investigator Endorses GeoDigital's PCM Program with WorkStudio Software for FAC-003-3 Compliance
Robert Novembri, has concluded that GeoDigital’s Precision Corridor Management (PCM) solution supports compliance with the requirements set forth in NERC’s transmission vegetation management standard, FAC-003-3.
July 29, 2014
Xcel Energy to Implement GeoDigital for Vegetation and Pole Management
GeoDigital today announced that Minneapolis-based Xcel Energy (NYSE: XEL) has chosen to implement its WorkStudio work management system for Vegetation Management and Pole Maintenance.
July 15, 2014
Press Release: How GeoDigital Keeps Utility Corridors Safe With Google Webinar - Nov 13 2013
Power transmission utility owners and operators face significant challenges when it comes to managing their utility corridors. GeoDigital and Google have been collaborating for the past six months to integrate their 3D mapping technologies in order to better serve the clearance and risk management needs of transmission corridors throughout North America.
October 23, 2013
LiDAR News - GeoDigital and Google Webinar
“The utility industry is under increasing pressure to do more with less,” commented GeoDigital’s President and CEO Alastair N. Jenkins. He continued, “The good news is that new technologies such as 3D LiDAR are making it possible for utilities to make highly informed decisions in a matter of days, from the office, after the data collection"
October 22, 2013
Google Maps Engine - Powered Precision Corridor Management
By combining the technical LiDAR expertise and vegetation management experience of GeoDigital with the familiarity and simplicity of Google maps utility customers will now have the best of both worlds.
October 22, 2013
Press Release: NERC FAC-003-2 goes into effect July 1, 2014
Will you be ready to comply? PCM from GeoDigital will assure that you are!
September 17, 2013
Precision Corridor Management at ISA 2013 Conference
Attendees at the recent ISA 2013 Conference in Toronto had the opportunity to learn more about GeoDigital International’s industry leading Precision Corridor Management – PCM program.
August 21, 2013
Press Release: Precision Corridor Management at ISA 2013 Conference
This comprehensive solution offers utilities more than just data or software modules. It provides a complete geospatial asset management system designed to integrate with a customer's existing enterprise workflows, including support for mobile operations.
August 20, 2013
LiDAR & Vegetation Management
A quick peek at how LiDAR is used to manage vegetation operations for powerlines.
August 7, 2013
LiDAR & Vegetation Management
Brief intro into to the use of LiDAR to manage vegetation operations for power lines.
July 20, 2013
GeoDigital's Wheel of Fun Charity Contest at the 2013 ISA International Conference
As part of GeoDigital International’s exhibit at the ISA International Conference and Trade Show in Toronto,
Canada August 4 – 6 you will have a chance to win an iPad and support a local charity of your choice. If you
can correctly define three industry terms on the “Wheel of Fun” you will be entered into the grand prize
drawing. The winner receives an iPad and GeoDigital will make a contribution of $1000 in the name of the
winner to the charity of their choice!
July 19, 2013
GeoDigital Invites you to Visit them at the OSP Expo, 2013!
GeoDigital International, would like to invite you to visit them at booth No. 547 at the OSP Expo on October 9 and 10 in Dallas, Texas
July 18, 2013
GeoDigital would like to invite you to the ISA international conference
GeoDigital to exhibit at the 2013 ISA International Conference
July 9, 2013
Press Release: Alastair Jenkins Offers Vision of the Future at Riegl LiDAR 2013
In his recent Riegl LiDAR 2013 keynote entitled "Welcome to the Future", GeoDigital CEO Alastair Jenkins provided the audience in Vienna, Austria with a "lessons learned" look at the past, as well as his expert opinion on where the LiDAR and remote sensing industry is likely to go in the future.
July 8, 2013
RIEGL Sells First LMS-Q1560 to GeoDigital International
New airborne laser scanning system to be used for urban mapping project in U.S.
June 28, 2013
RIEGL Introduces LMS-Q1560 Airborne Mapping System
RIEGL Laser Measurement Systems introduced the airborne laser mapping system LMS-Q1560 at the RIEGL LiDAR 2013 International User Conferece.
June 28, 2013
GeoDigital helps keep power flowing with Google Maps Engine
If you've ever pruned or weeded in your backyard, you've had a glimpse at what we do at GeoDigital. We help keep weeds and trees under control on nearly 300,000 miles of utility corridors so power lines stay clear and the electricity keeps flowing to homes and businesses across North America.
June 27, 2013
Alastair Jenkins, Industry Pioneer
June 1, 2013
Press Release: GeoDigital and Google work together
GeoDigital and Google work together to provide faster, smarter solutions for utilities.
February 13, 2013
Press Release: LiDAR as Art in the News
February 5, 2013
Press Release: GeoDigital International Inc. Ranks 12 in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50TM Program
Canadian Fast 50 companies innovate, demonstrate entrepreneurship, create jobs, and invest in R&D,” said Richard Lee, National Leader, Technology, Media & Telecommunications Industry Group, Deloitte. “GeoDigital International is an example of a company that shows passion, determination and drive that are so important for growth in the Canadian technology sector.
November 14, 2012
GeoDigital Introduces a Seamless End-to-End Solution for Vegetation
The GIO to WorkStudio process represents the industry’s first complete, end-to-end solution to the North American Electric Reliability (NERC) vegetation and engineering compliance requirements.
February 2, 2012
Press Release: Inaugural ILMF 2012 LiDAR as Art Contest Winners
GeoDigital International is pleased to announce the ILMF 2012 LiDAR as Art contest winners.
January 30, 2012
Press Release: GeoDigital Acquires Powel
Leading LiDAR and data acquisition firm purchases U.S. assets of Powel AS to fortify market leading position in utility vegetation management.
December 1, 2011
Press Release: GeoDigital awarded Product of the Year by VIATeC
VIATeC (Victoria Advanced Technology Council) named GeoDigital International (GeoDigital) for Product of the Year at the 2010 VIATeC Technology Awards.
May 19, 2010
Press Release: GeoDigital International Purchases Two More Riegl Sensors to Increase its Fleet to Ten!
At the ASPRS event in Orlando FL, Alastair Jenkins President & CEO of GeoDigital International (GeoDigital) handed over a check to Jim Van Rens, President of Riegl USA for the purchase of two (2) additional Riegl Sensors to compliment GeoDigital sensor fleet.
“The accuracy, reliability and support provided to us by Riegl is a key reason why GeoDigital has utilized them in our data acquisition systems” and this has in turn allowed us to become the largest provider of Helicopter and ground-based corridor data acquisition to the Ulility and infrastructure sectors" said Alastair Jenkins.
April 27, 2010
Press Release: GeoDigital named VIATeC Technology Awards Finalist
GeoDigital’s Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) reporting technology might take home the Product of the Year award. The revolutionary vegetation reporting product for the utility industry is delivered faster, more cost-effective and is superior to conventional LiDAR data reporting technologies.
April 27, 2010
Press Release: GDI Acquires the Energy Division of Optimal Geomatics
GeoDigital International Inc. and Aeroquest International Inc. (TSX: AQL) announced today that they have entered into a binding agreement under which GeoDigital will acquire the Energy Division of Optimal Geomatics from Aeroquest. Based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, the Energy Division is a provider of LiDAR and geospatial engineering services to electrical utilities and related energy companies across North America. The companies plan to jointly pursue opportunities of mutual interest internationally.
March 3, 2010
Press Release: PPL Electric Utilities Corp contracts GeoDigital International to conduct 1,400 miles of LiDAR Survey
PPL Electric Utilities Corporation’s (PPL)’s LiDAR survey to broaden its vegetation management program and further its ability to ensure compliance with North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) standard FAC-003, produced clearance reports within 72 hours of data acquisition and creates a geospatial and engineering database that benefits multiple groups within the utility.
June 29, 2009
Press Release: 3D Laser Mapping & GDI Launch StreetMapper in the USA
UK based 3D Laser Mapping has created with GeoDigital International and Terrametrix, LLC a Joint Venture Company to launch StreetMapper, the world’s most accurate mobile mapping system, in the United States The joint Venture company will provide end-to-end service including local production of StreetMapper systems, research and development, frontline technical support , training and the provision of bespoke survey services.
March 26, 2009
Press Release: GeoDigital International Inc Announces Agreement with ARMAX of Korea
GeoDigital International Inc (GDI) the leading North American provider of Power line inspection and corridor mapping services to the energy infrastructure industry announced today, at the opening of the 2009 International Lidar Mapping Forum (ILMF), that they have entered into an Agreement with ARMAX.
January 26, 2009