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Project news

Ad-hoc flights to map flooded areas in Ahr valley

For situation coordination in the flood area in the Ahr Valley, Germany BSF Swissphoto conducted ad-hoc aerial image acquisition on behalf of DLR on Tuesday 20.07.2021.

22. 07. 2021

Project news

Today 19:30 on "Brandenburg Aktuell": scanning dikes from the air

​Be sure to tune in: On 18.06. at 7:30 p.m., RBB has broadcasted a documentary on the interesting dike survey project of the Brandenburg State Environmental Agency as part of the program "Brandenburg Aktuell".

18. 06. 2021

Presentation

Presentation at "Carribbean Regional Climate Conference"

​Our colleague Emese Landtwing will give a presentation today at 18:30 CET at the "Carribbean Regional Climate Conference" as part of her consulting mandate in the Caribbean (Caribbean Regional PPCR).

01. 06. 2021

Project news

Oblique images for Göttingen

​In August 2020, BSF Swissphoto was contracted by the State Office for Geoinformation and Land Surveying of Lower Saxony (LGLN) for the project "Aerial Nadir and Oblique images for Göttingen".

20. 05. 2021

Event

Open day Photogrammetry 07.& 08.09.2021 in Magdeburg

The OPEN DAY PHOTOGRAMMETRY is a joint live event of AVT, BSF Swissphoto, geoplana, Hansa Luftbild as well as GeoFly. The motto is: "Photogrammetry at first hand"!

26. 04. 2021

Moving

New location Switzerland from 01.04.2021

​After almost 27 years at the Regensdorf location, it is now time for a move!

18. 03. 2021

Publication

Laser scans for flood protection

The Ministry of Agriculture, Environment and Climate Protection (MLUK) has published an article on its website about the planned survey of Brandenburg's dikes, in which BSF Swissphoto is also involved.

09. 03. 2021

Project news

Geodata for the Bernese 3D Web GIS

​In February, our employees successfully completed the project concerning the update of the landscape model for the city of Bern.

02. 03. 2021

Publication

Mass data processing in the field of geodata

​The continously increasing demand for ever more detailed, ever more realistic 3D models is leading to new challenges for companies in the geodata sector: the volumes of data to be processed are increasing enormously and require extreme computing power.

11. 01. 2021

Christmas greetings

Company news

Valued clients and business partners ​The year 2020 was a challenge for all of us. All the more reason for us to thank you for the good cooperation.

15. 12. 2020

Project news

Consulting mandate in Sint Maarten

Despite increased travel difficulties, our consulting projects are continuing: our employee Emese is currently in the Caribbean, more precisely in Sint Maarten.

26. 11. 2020

Workshop

Online workshop for Caribbean countries on the use of geodata

Today starts a two-week online training with our geodata experts Stephan Landtwing and Manuel Draper with participants of the so-called six Caribbean PPCR (Pilot Program for Climate Resilience) - countries.

16. 11. 2020

Press Release

Aerial Data campaign in The Netherlands successfully completed

The dutch data acquisition company Cyclomedia has recently published a press release about the completition of the large oblique image campaign in Holland. BSF Swissphoto has been strongly involved in this project and acquired oblique images and laser data for several thousands of km2.

12. 11. 2020

160 LiDAR flying hours for the Finnish Land Survey Office

​On July 20, 2020 our flight crew completed the last flight day of the current laser data acquisition program 2020 of the Finnish National Survey Authority Maanmittauslaitos.

10. 09. 2020

Publication

Repeated Imgaging Success in Schiphol

For the fourth time BSF Swissphoto has taken aerial images with a resolution of 4 cm at Schiphol Airport and its surroundings. Schiphol is one of the busiest airports in Europe.

16. 06. 2020

Merger

SwissMonitor and Terradata together into the future!

The engineering surveying division of BSF Swissphoto and its "SwissMonitor" business merges with Terradata.

29. 05. 2020

Project news

Successful spring season despite Corona!

Despite the coronavirus pandemic and the associated governmental regulations, our flight operations were extremely successful in current spring flight season 2020.

27. 04. 2020

News paper publication

Well, who's flying...?

​"Well, who's flying?"... this question is the beginning of a newspaper article published today in the Bergedorfer Zeitung about our aerial photo flights over the city of Hamburg.

16. 04. 2020

Project news

Safety First!

Our employees ensure safety: while a team is on the road in the United Arab Emirates, their colleague enjoys the wonderful view of the Matterhorn at work!

16. 01. 2020

Event

EAASI Summit in Brüssel

The first EAASI conference of took place in Brussels from 3 to 5 December.

08. 01. 2020

Event

Visit of students of University Twente

In July 2019, ten students from the University of Twente in Enschede (Netherlands) visited BSF Swissphoto Schoenefeld close to Berlin.

08. 08. 2019

Project news

Monitoring Rebuilding Hotel Palace Luzern

Since December 2018, an altitude monitoring system consisting of liquid levelling and total stations has been monitoring the total reconstruction of the historic Palace Hotel in Lucerne.

29. 05. 2019

Sensors

An eagle flies with us...

Two years ago we announced the purchase of the Cessna C208, a new aircraft. This year we are proud to announce two new acquisitions for the expansion of our sensor fleet.

12. 03. 2019

Interview

Explora topic "Fascinating bird's eye view"

As part of the Explora series at ETH Zurich, our colleague Stephan Landtwing was interviewed on the topic "Fascinating bird's eye view - aerial photographs and their scientific importance" (Explora, ETH Zurich).

18. 01. 2019

Fair

BSF Swissphoto at Intergeo in Frankfurt a.M.

Intergeo 2018 opened its gates from October 16th to 18th 2018 in the new exhibition halls at the Messe Frankfurt.

26. 10. 2018

Project news

Successful project finalization in Grenada

Over the past two years, our 3D Mapping expert Mr. Stephan Landtwing supported a component of the "Carribbean Climate Resilience and Disaster Vulnerability Reduction Project" on the island state of Grenada.

10. 07. 2018

Aerial Surveys

Successful spring flying season!

We are looking back on a very successful spring flying season in 2018: by the end of May, 560 flight hours had been completed in 7 different countries for image and laser flights.

14. 06. 2018

Project News

Augmenting flight safety

with our airport and heliport obstacle surveys - worldwide!

05. 03. 2018

Cooperation

Metria and BSF Swissphoto „On Top“

BSF Swissphoto and Metria look back on 6 years of successful partnership!

01. 03. 2018

Project News

Inventories for Swiss Railway projects

BSF Swissphoto is proud that it’s surveying competence and effectiveness has been chosen for three large-scale projects by the two biggest Swiss railway companies SBB and BLS.

09. 10. 2017

Innovation

UAV surveying now also by quadrocopter

UAV surveying saves time and money and its use is varied. We can now survey small and medium-sized projects such as construction sites within the shortest time.

06. 10. 2017

Event

Reception at the German Embassy in Bern

On 4 October 2017, on the occasion of the Day of German Reunification, a reception at the German Embassy in Bern was organised.

04. 10. 2017

Fair

BSF Swissphoto at Intergeo in Berlin

Intergeo in Berlin opened its doors from 26th to 28th Sept. 2017.

03. 10. 2017

Event

Inauguration of our new Cessna C208

​On 24.08.2017, BSF Swissphoto inaugurated its new Cessna in a festive occasion at the Airport of Schönhagen (GER) with customers, partners and employees from the Berlin area. The inauguration took place in Hangar V, where our 3 company owned Cessnas are based.

28. 08. 2017

New Aircraft

We are taking off...

Just on time for the new external marketing appearance of BSF Swissphoto, with new flyers and a fresh new homepage, we are happy to present a new highlight: our brand-new Cessna C208!

16. 06. 2017

Project news

UAV survey for the Zoo Zurich

Before construction of the new Lewa savanna enclosure in Zürich’s zoo could begin, the landscape architects responsible for the project required accurate base data.

12. 05. 2017

Year