FotoTerra Chooses SimActive for Fast Ortho Production

Montreal, Canada, May 2nd, 2012 – SimActive Inc., a world-leading developer of photogrammetry software, is pleased to announce that Brazilian firm FotoTerra has purchased multiple licenses of its Correlator3D™ product. The software will be used to generate orthophotos, create mosaics and perform editing as required.

“We were evaluating software to increase the speed of our internal workflow and were very impressed with the results”, said Luis Lima, Chief Technology Officer at FotoTerra. “Using Correlator3D™ will enable us to complete projects more efficiently making way for further growth.”

“We are pleased FotoTerra, a leading mapping company, has chosen our software”, said Dr. Philippe Simard, President of SimActive. “Our high throughput orthomosaic modules paired with interactive mosaic editing tools ensure optimal performance for FotoTerra’s production line”.

About FotoTerra
FotoTerra is a Brazilian Geo Information Technology company founded in 1993 with leading competence and expertise in airborne-captured geographic data acquisition, offshore geodesic and solution provider in all areas of topographic and thematic data processing, including software development and GIS solutions. The company strength lies in remote sensing applications like high resolution photogrammetric data analyses, LiDAR 2D and 3D processing, hyperspectral data analysis for the oil and gas industry, mining sector as well for agriculture, forestry and land monitoring. 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 dense digital surface models (DSM), digital terrain models (DTM), orthomosaics and vectorized 3D features. Powered by GPU technology, Correlator3D™ ensures matchless processing speed to support rapid production of large datasets. 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