Sanborn Selects SimActive’s Photogrammetry Software

Montreal, Canada, March 8, 2011 – SimActive Inc., a world-leading developer of photogrammetry software, is pleased to announce that Sanborn has selected Correlator3D™ as its new platform of choice. With immense data volumes traversing complex production workflows, Sanborn required a new photogrammetry suite for handling projects efficiently. 

“The ability to process extremely large image blocks and handle state-wide digital elevation models (DEMs) without bottlenecks in the production workflow are very critical and important factors for the new photogrammetry software” said Dr. Mostafa Madani, Chief Technology Officer of Sanborn. “The performance oriented software delivered high accuracy elevation data with high production throughput.”

“As a leading mapping company, Sanborn is renowned for their expertise and high photogrammetric standards,” said Dr. Philippe Simard, President of SimActive. “Using our production software, Sanborn’s diverse projects will be completed faster and larger data volumes will be better handled. I am pleased Sanborn adopted Correlator3D™ to implement their new production workflow.”

About Sanborn
With a rich tradition of mapping dating back to 1866, Sanborn is a comprehensive geospatial solutions company. Sanborn provides geographic and location-based information from data capture through design and development of custom applications including; systems integration, spatial analysis, and modeling. Leveraging a history of remote sensing capabilities, Sanborn delivers high-quality products and services from traditional ground surveys, cadastral mapping, aerial surveys, photogrammetry and imagery analysis, to LiDAR; aerial/terrestrial/mobile, advanced web-based information systems, and state of the art 3D visualization systems. Sanborn has multiple offices partnering with customers worldwide to ensure their success in all geospatial endeavors. For more information, visit

About SimActive
SimActive is the developer of Correlator3D™ software, a patented end-to-end photogrammetry solution for the generation of high-quality geospatial data from satellite and aerial imagery. Correlator3D™ produces precise digital surface models (DSM), digital terrain models (DTM) and orthomosaics. Powered by GPU technology, Correlator3D™ accelerates project completion timeframe. SimActive has been selling Correlator3D™ to leading mapping firms and government organizations around the world, offering cutting-edge photogrammetry software backed by exceptional customer support. For more information, visit