Ordnance Survey release New Height Product – OS Terrain 5 & Update to OS Terrain 50

Sourced from the Ordnance Survey Blog -  Gemma, 8, July, 2013 9:55 am  OS Terrain 5 is our new fully maintained analytical height product modelling the shape of Great Britain’s landscape. OS Terrain 5 is a digital terrain model designed to work together with our large-scale products to provide the third dimension to analytical applications, … Continue reading Ordnance Survey release New Height Product – OS Terrain 5 & Update to OS Terrain 50

Happy Birthday Ordnance Survey!!

Source Ordnance Survey June 21st 2013 We’re 220 years old today By Paul, 21, June, 2011 9:01 am On this day in 1791, Ordnance Survey was born. Our arrival was marked by the payment of the princely sum £373.14s to Jesse Ramsden for a three-foot theodolite. That purchase was made at the request of the … Continue reading Happy Birthday Ordnance Survey!!

OS OpenData through ArcGIS Online!!

A lot of you already know about this and I'm feeling pretty left out that I didn't know, nope I take that back I am downright angry that I didn't know. What am I talking about? Almost all the OS OpenData is available free through ArcGIS Online to ESRI UK customers, not only that, they … Continue reading OS OpenData through ArcGIS Online!!

You'd be lOSt without us

You may be aware, Ordnance Survey are going on the road and raising awareness of how their data is used....I initially thought "Why? They are Ordnance Survey!" but it is all too easy to forget how their data is integrated into everything, from your SatNav, through to your car insurance quote! Ordnance Survey have done … Continue reading You'd be lOSt without us

You’d be lOSt without us

You may be aware, Ordnance Survey are going on the road and raising awareness of how their data is used....I initially thought "Why? They are Ordnance Survey!" but it is all too easy to forget how their data is integrated into everything, from your SatNav, through to your car insurance quote! Ordnance Survey have done … Continue reading You’d be lOSt without us

GIS Tips – Don't trust your GIS, have you heard of OSTN02?

You wouldn't believe the number of GIS consultants. managers and technicians I have met who haven't heard of OSTN02, what is more worrying some of them work in prominent roles and make some big decisions. Okay, so if you don't live in the United Kingdom or work with UK spatial data, then you can switch … Continue reading GIS Tips – Don't trust your GIS, have you heard of OSTN02?

GIS Tips – Don’t trust your GIS, have you heard of OSTN02?

You wouldn't believe the number of GIS consultants. managers and technicians I have met who haven't heard of OSTN02, what is more worrying some of them work in prominent roles and make some big decisions. Okay, so if you don't live in the United Kingdom or work with UK spatial data, then you can switch … Continue reading GIS Tips – Don’t trust your GIS, have you heard of OSTN02?