NV5 Geospatial Gains Momentum in Canada with Series of
Projects Include Largest Survey of Major Waterways in Montreal and Extensive Aerial Imagery Surveys of Rail Corridors in Northern Alberta
HOLLYWOOD, Fla., Jan. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- NV5 Geospatial, powered by Quantum Spatial, North America's largest geospatial data firm, has dramatically expanded its Canadian operations in 2020, having been selected to provide lidar, aerial imagery and geospatial analytics for projects that span five provinces. Most recently, NV5 Geospatial won and began acquiring data for the largest riverine topobathymetric lidar project, spanning over 900 linear kilometers (nearly 560 miles) of 28 principal watercourses for the Communauté métropolitaine de Montréal (the Montréal Metropolitan Community).
"Canada presents a significant growth opportunity for the company," said Mark Abatto, president and COO, NV5 Geospatial. "With several successful Canadian projects under our belt, we look forward to bringing our proven expertise and experience in new disciplines, including topobathymetric lidar, thermal mapping and analytics, for use in transportation, utilities, emergency management, forestry, construction and other key applications."
The topobathymetric lidar survey in Montreal is just one of the
several projects NV5 Geospatial has undertaken during the past
year. Others include:
- - Airborne topobathymetric lidar survey of the Chaudière, Petit-Saguenay, Saint-Jean, Batiscan and Sainte-Anne rivers for XEOS Imaging Inc. The data is destined to be used by the Quebec Ministry of Energy and