The department provides this service to assist businesses and the surveying and mapping industry in projects related to photogrammetry and topographic data acquisition.
Businesses can obtain advice on specifications and procedures on photogrammetric mapping, as well as information on the existing coverage of controlled aerial photography.
The department can also advise businesses on the selection of an aerial survey consultant who has the necessary equipment and experience to meet their needs.
Consultants in the aerial survey and mapping industry can acquire information on:
- available photogrammetric data
- availability of equipment in the industry, and also
- information on photogrammetric specifications and procedures.