Magnasoft are global experts in GIS Photogrammetry, LiDAR, Orthophoto, CADD, mapping, Laser Scanning, 3D modeling and Remote Sensing

Magnasoft provides international geospatial solutions, engineering services, mapping services, mobile mapping solutions, GIS mapping services, application development services and product development services in GIS and LBS domains.

Magnasoft serves verticals, industries and domains such as power, gas, water, utilities, governments, enterprises, land administration, mining, oil, transportation, forestry.

  • ESRI

    ArcGIS Server, Engine, Explorer, Extensions, ArcPad, ArcInfo, ArcEditor, ArcView, ArcReader, Map Objects
  • TelventArcFM (ArcGIS AM/FM/GIS)
  • Autodesk

    AutoDesk Map, AutoDesk Mapguide, AutoDesk Civil/Survey, AutoDesk Land Desktop
  • Bentley

    Microstation J, Microstation Geographics
  • Open source GIS

    GRASS, Quantum GIS, gvSIG, GeoServer, MapServer, OpenLayers
  • MapInfo

    MapInfo Extreme, MapInfo Professional
  • Databases

    PostGIS, MySQL Spatial, Oracle Spatial, MS SQL Server 2008, PostgreSQL, Spatialware
  • Photogrammetry

    Leica Photogrammetry Suite, Summit Evolution, DAT/EM
  • LiDAR

    TerraScan, TerraModeler, ERDAS Imagine, Bentley Microstation
  • Orthophoto

    Leica Mosaic Pro, Adobe Photoshop
  • Laser Scanning & 3D Building

    Leica cyclone, Leica cloudworks, Rapidform Version xor, Geomagic Version 11
  • Land Administration - Cadastral Case Study

    Creation of vector database of cadastral maps

    Data conversion and integration services

    Background and Objectives

    The client is a leading French consultancy providing specialized services in Geomatics and land rights. They specialize in integrating land data for use in land development and infrastructure related projects. Magnasoft has a strategic partnership with the client and provides data conversion and integration services for land cadastre, utilities and Photogrammetry.

    Cadastral mapping screenshot for French consultancy

    Key Aspects of the project

    • The project involves Vectorization, Georeferencing & Edgematching of cadastral maps.

    Services Rendered and Methodology
    The scope of work involved the following activities:

    • Plotting and Pre-processing
      • Scans of section maps provided by client are plotted and checked for clarity
    • Digitization
      • Digitization using AutoCAD 2000 based on digitization standards
      • Involves line work digitization with proper layerization
      • Quality Check for digitization & textual accuracy
    • Georeferencing

      Magnasoft's Georeferencing screenshot
      • The maps are georeferenced using Helmert transformation routine developed by Magnasoft in AutoCAD
      • Georeferencing carried out on grid (regular) and non- grid(non regular)
    • Quality Control
      • Tools used for checking errors in digitized drawings with regard to network, node placement and text attribution
    • Creation of plot and coordinate files
    • Edgematching of regular and non-regular maps

    Tools Used:

    • MicroStation J
    • AutoCAD Map