New Strategic Direction For Vision Middle East

Arriyadh Development Authority contracts Vision ME to execute large Aerial Survey contract for Riyadh city.

The Arriyadh Development Authority (ADA) has awarded a contract to Vision ME for the collection of Airborne LiDAR, covering Wadi Hanifah and Wadi Alsully. Vision ME is pleased to execute this project, which is one of the largest airborne LiDAR projects undertaken in the Middle East region. The project area covers almost 6,000 square kilometres and the LiDAR data will be utilised to generate an accurate Digital Terrain Model (DTM).

The DTM dataset will support ADA activities including, flood-modeling, urban planning, environmental study as well as updating and expanding the GIS database. The project will be executed and delivered within a twelve month program.

After winning a large LiDAR survey in Jeddah late 2010, this contract confirms that Vision’s strategy to focus its activities in the growing economy of Saudi Arabia has given results. About Vision Middle East

Vision ME is the largest aerial survey company in the Middle East region and has an extensive track record of project in the complete Middle East and North Africa region. The company is specialized in the provision of geographic data to support government and commercial organizations. The company prides itself on innovative solutions and technology to enable its clients to meet their responsibilities.

Established in 2005, Vision ME is based in the GCC with offices in Dubai and Jeddah and has completed a number of projects in the region, including oblique geo-referenced
photographic libraries, three-dimensional urban models, Digital Terrain Models of Makkah
and Jeddah in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Manama in Bahrain and Abu Dhabi, Al Ain and
Fujairah in the United Arab Emirates.

The company’s geospatial services support municipalities, planning and security
organisations with detailed geospatial data for visual intelligence. The company
concentrates on utilising innovative and rapid survey technologies to meet programme,
budget and quality targets

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