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Visualization Software/Models

3D Nature

27882 Meadow Drive

Evergreen, CO 80439


3D Nature’s 3-D landscape visualization software, Visual Nature Studio (VNS), creates photorealistic images and animations of GIS, terrain and environmental data. Because a picture is worth a thousand words, VNS imagery is used for public hearings, project planning, proposals and any application that benefits from seeing terrain changes.


Ball Aerospace

1600 Commerce St.

Boulder, CO 80301


Supporting critical missions of important national agencies—DOD, NASA, NOAA and other U.S. government and commercial entities—Ball Aerospace is a leader in design, development and manufacture of innovative systems. The company develops and manufactures spacecraft, instruments/sensors, RF/microwave technologies, data exploitation solutions and advanced aerospace technologies and products, enabling essential missions. For nearly six decades, Ball Aerospace has provided distinctive contributions to advancing science and protecting the nation.



9121 E. Tanque Verde PMB181

Tucson, AZ 85749


Cogent3D creates and distributes some of the world’s most technically advanced 3-D visualization and mobile applications for modeling and simulation, GIS and operations.



Global Marketing Insights

6801 Brecksville Road, Suite 206

Cleveland, OH 44131


Since 1997, Global Marketing Insights (GMI), a woman-owned firm, has provided Geospatial Business Intelligence Experts™ for a wide range of aerospace, geospatial and remote sensing strategic business planning, sales and marketing implementation services and highly customized market research services. These services include developing targeted product/service market studies and competitive market research for government agencies and private-sector firms whose goal is to increase their market share. As authors of the USGS and NOAA 2005-2020 International Remote Sensing Studies for Asia, Africa, North America and Europe (with South America in progress), GMI possesses the world’s largest database of remote sensing research (available in online interactive maps) and social and cultural trend information by country, providing GMI with expertise in technology transfers among all market sectors.



Merrick & Company

One Greenwood Corporate Center

5970 Greenwood Plaza Blvd.

Greenwood Village, CO 80111


Merrick & Company, an employee-owned $110 million geospatial solutions, surveying, engineering, architecture and design-build firm, serves the energy, national security, life sciences and infrastructure markets. Merrick offers project consulting, airborne data collection, spatial data processing, high-definition surveying, LiDAR real-time visualization/navigation, data production software (MARS® and Geoverse) and application development services.


Overwatch Systems

103 A Carpenter Drive

Sterling, VA 20164


Overwatch Systems is a leading developer of applications for analyzing geospatial data and high-resolution imagery. The company’s RemoteView and ELT product lines span a full range of capabilities, from high-powered exploitation and mapping for geospatial analysts to easy-to-use image viewing tools for tactical users.



PAR Government

421 Ridge St.

Rome, NY 13440


PAR Government provides systems-engineering support and software-based solutions to federal, state and local governments. PAR is recognized as an experienced developer and subject-matter expert in Department of Defense full-motion video formats that include MPEG-2, H.264 and standard/high definition. PAR also develops imagery and LiDAR data management, visualization and exploitation solutions.


Remote GeoSystems
PO Box 271292
Fort Collins, CO 80527
Remote GeoSystems is the company behind LineVision for PLS-CADD, the only ubiquitous GPS-enabled video extension for the world’s most popular design and maintenance CADD software for the electric power transmission and distribution industry. PLS-CADD is used by more than 1,000 organizations to design and manage the hundreds of thousands of kilometers of electric utility lines powering our planet. LineVision for PLS-CADD dramatically extends the value of this software by giving users easy access to existing geotagged line patrol videos.


Silicon Graphics (SGI)

1140 E. Arques Ave.

Sunnyvale, CA 94085

800-800-7441 (toll free)

SGI develops high-performance computing solutions. The company offers a complete range of high-performance server, visualization and storage solutions, along with professional services and support that enable its customers to overcome the challenge of complex data-intensive workflows and accelerate breakthrough discoveries, innovation and information transformation.



Gymnasievägen 16, S-931 57

Skellefteå, Sweden

+46 910 36260

SmartPlanes manufactures a lightweight unmanned aircraft system equipped with an autopilot and Global Positioning System-calibrated digital camera that is a simple and inexpensive tool for aerial photography over small areas. The robotic plane flies automatically over a predefined area of interest and takes images on a regular grid. The resulting high-definition photos can be processed to produce detailed photomaps or even make accurate surface height measurements.


Solid Terrain Modeling

340 Fillmore St.

Fillmore, CA 93015


Solid Terrain Modeling (STM) provides the world’s most accurate, full-color, 3-D solid models of geographic terrain. STM models are actual physical models that people can gather around, touch and view from any angle, allowing for a deeper understanding of the information presented. They are useful for applications that require a high degree of map interpretation.



One Gateway Center, Suite 2050

420 Fort Duquesne Blvd.

Pittsburgh, PA 15222


TerraSim, a Bohemia Interactive Simulations company, develops advanced software products that prepare and use geospatial data to rapidly generate environments correlated across visual, constructive and serious game runtimes. The company’s products support the largest number of third-party runtime applications, enabling its customers to meet their requirements by mixing and matching modeling and simulation solutions.


11921 Freedom Drive, Suite 980
Reston, VA 20190

TouchShare, a leader in next-generation geospatial collaboration solutions, develops solutions that enable teams to visualize, manipulate and share data from any device, anywhere, to bring clarity to complex situations. The TouchShare family of products provides an environment for collaboration through intuitive interactivity, high-definition 3D visualization and data fusion.


Zebra Imaging

9801 Metric Blvd., Suite 200

Austin, TX 78758


Zebra Imaging designs, develops and manufactures state-of-the-art 3-D holographic displays for a variety of 3-D visualization applications in government, military and commercial markets that dramatically improve situational awareness, collaboration and decision making. The company’s displays are portable, scalable, intuitively understood and easily viewable to help customers turn design data into reality.