Cookie Consent by Privacy Policies Generator website Dubai Municipality Successfully Updates the Emirate's Base Map and Inventory of Government Assets : GoDubai.com

GoDubai
  
  
  
Citylife > Press Release
  Home Contact us Add to Favourites
Most Recent Postings
More Press Releses
Featured Sections

Event Finder
A daily roundup of exhibitions, promotions and other events in Dubai and the rest of the Emirates.
Submit an Event
Latest Dubai Press Releases >>

 
  Share

Dubai Municipality, 21 June 2022:  The Dubai Municipality has updated the base map of the Emirate of Dubai through its GIS Center, along with the inventory of government assets across the Emirate. Dawoud Al Hajri, Director General of Dubai Municipality, gave significant prominence to the initiative during his briefing, where he learned of the major projects and operations of the center for 2022. The initiative focused on the development of a database and dictionary of assets, which would be updated through aerial photographs and internally at the centre, through field surveys for strategic partners' assets. 

The update process is in line with Dubai Municipality's goal to provide partners with services and geospatial maps using the latest technology, in accordance with the best approved international standards and the directives of Dubai's wise leadership. It facilitated the systematic collection and compilation of a geospatial database, which will be updated regularly. The project's outputs further included updated data for Dubai's Digital Surface Model (DSM) and Digital Terrain Model (DTM), along with the updated geospatial data and green areas collected using geospatial artificial intelligence technology. In addition, the GIS Center now owns the first 'PluraView' unit in Dubai, where staff members were trained to take advantage of the technology to construct three-dimensional models from aerial images, based on corrected measurements for quality control and data extraction.

Dawoud Al Hajri said: 'The municipality, through its GIS Center, is keen to provide services and geospatial maps to partners using the most advanced technologies, following internationally accepted standard practices and the wise leadership's directives. We truly recognize the importance of geospatial projects, operations, and initiatives, including the update process of the base map project, as it plays a crucial role in planning and development of the infrastructure in the Emirate.'
The project, which utilizes aerial photography and the 3D PluraView, a three-dimensional stereo device, to cover all of Dubai with an accuracy of 10-15 cms, is considered to be one of the center's most important projects. The municipality's efforts are certain to enhance the Emirate's geospatial projects and improve the asset database across the region.



Posted by : GoDubai Editorial Team
Viewed 5182 times
Posted on : Tuesday, June 21, 2022  
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of GoDubai.com.
Previous Story : MoIAT,-EDB,-EDGE-Group-Sign-Joint-Agreement-to-Boost-Manufacturing-in-Defense-Sector
Next Story : Dubai-Municipality-Wins-British-Safety-Council-award-for-Deep-Tunnel-project
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine

Comments

Back to Top  
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
  • Take A Deep Dive Into Bernhard H. Mayer's Latest Watch, the Wave Breaker [10225-Views]
  • Age in Reverse with Dr. Belmeur's New Total Youth Biome Range [7089-Views]
  • Gold Price Hits a Two Year Low: Best Time to Invest in Gold [5609-Views]
  • Etihad Rail Signs Memorandums of Understanding at Innotrans 2022 with Leadi... [5576-Views]
  • Arab Achievements In The New Guinness World Records 2023 Book Revealed [5359-Views]
  • Ladies Collection [5285-Views]
  • Codebreakers Wanted! Unlock The Bremont Vault [5232-Views]
  • The Largest Showroom of Malabar Gold & Diamonds in Abu Dhabi to Open in Maz... [4961-Views]
  • Kalyan Silks' 6th Showroom in UAE Inaugurated in Sharjah by Prithviraj Suku... [4678-Views]
  • Mexico and Costa Rica Explore Cooperation in Culture and Knowledge Sectors ... [4457-Views]
  • Team Abu Dhabi Star Tops Qualifying With Dramatic Late Surge [4063-Views]
  • Samsung Electronics Announces New Environmental Strategy [4014-Views]
  • Start-Up of Unit 3 of Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant Accelerates Achievement ... [3981-Views]
  • Fyne Jewellery Re-launches The Stargazing Collection [3940-Views]
  • Abu Dhabi Festival Presents the First ever ‘inshad' Concert of its Kind at ... [3920-Views]
  • Charles Simon Disrupts Watch Industry With Innovative Accessories. [3903-Views]
  • Torrente Keeps Grip On Title Race As Zandbergen Claims Maiden Victory In It... [3842-Views]
  • Opening Soon: Union Coop Announces the Completion of Nad Al Hammar Mall [3768-Views]
  • Pandora Reveals First Ever Art Collaboration With Keith Haring X Pandora [3751-Views]
  • The Opulent Furniture Brand Brings a Lifestyle Worth Living To Dubai [3719-Views]
  • Time On Mars [3637-Views]
  • Weekend Max Mara – “FROM LILY WITH LOVE” [3579-Views]
  • Department Of Government Relations Brings The Prestigious Alliance Français... [3546-Views]
  • ENEC Strengthens UAE-France Cooperation in Nuclear Energy Sector Through Ne... [3514-Views]
  • vivo Launches New High-performance, Color Changing V25 and V25 Pro with Enh... [3456-Views]
  • Tanishq Takes “Every Woman A Diamond” Global [3415-Views]
  • Timeless Round Sunglasses [3276-Views]
  • BOCA Partners with Goshopia to Create Sustainable Uniforms for its Guest Re... [3165-Views]
  • Free Gourmet Coffee For The First 25 Diners At Le Gourmet On 1st Oct [3087-Views]
  • WebOps Global – The World's Leading Healthcare Supply Chain Solutions Provi... [2895-Views]
  • Samsung Recognizes Dubai Police's Efforts in Combating Counterfeit Products... [2882-Views]
  • GJC Felicitates Malabar Gold & Diamonds [2870-Views]
  • Mohammed Bin Rashid Library The “towards An Active Role For Public Librarie... [2858-Views]
  • Department Of Statistics And Community Development Launches Sharjah Census ... [2755-Views]
  • ADQ and OIA Identify AED 30 Billion Worth of Investment Opportunities in Om... [2698-Views]
  • Emirates Literature Foundation Opens 2023 Edition Of Competitions For Stude... [2624-Views]
  • Summary Of Weekly Real Estate Transactions For The Week Ending 23 September... [2595-Views]
  • Middle East Airlines Adopts Sita's Cloud-based Baggage Reconciliation Syste... [2591-Views]
  • Ons Jabeur And Emma Raducanu Confirmed For Mubadala World Tennis Championsh... [2538-Views]
  • Making the Best Out of Classroom Learning with LG ProBeam [2522-Views]
  • Etihad Rail Moves To A Self-operating Model After Concluding Knowledge Tran... [2345-Views]
  • Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation Supports Emirati Artist Maitha Abdalla's ... [2321-Views]
  • ADNOC Diadnoc Distribution Board Approves AED 1.285 Billion Interim Cash Di... [2276-Views]
  • Day Two Of Ru'ya, Careers UAE Redefined Welcomes Thousands of Emirati Job S... [2263-Views]
  • Marchon Eyewear and Paul Smith Sign Exclusive Licensing Agreement for Eyewe... [2210-Views]
  • Ogilvy PR Launches Global Business Influence Offer [2177-Views]
  • IGCF 2022: Nama's Inspiring Sessions To Highlight Women's Achievements and ... [2128-Views]
  • MEBAA Show 2022 Set To Welcome New International Exhibitors As Business Avi... [2107-Views]
  • Sameer Garde to Become CEO of Capillary; Aneesh Reddy to serve as Vice Chai... [2075-Views]
  • IATA to Trial CO2 Emission Calculator for Air Cargo with Etihad [2062-Views]