Intergraph Announces APEM Selection of ERDAS APOLLO to Manage and Distribute Imagery and Vector Mapping Data

Technology will allow UK's leading specialist Aquatic Science Consultancy to manage and distribute terabytes of data.

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., May 16, 2012

Intergraph proudly announces that APEM Ltd. has selected ERDAS APOLLO to manage and distribute terabytes of high resolution aerial photography and growing vector mapping data currently being acquired across the United Kingdom. Intergraph distributor Sterling assisted with the original selection of ERDAS APOLLO and will provide on-going support throughout the implementation process.

APEM has been operating for 25 years and is the UK's leading specialist aquatic science consultancy, offering an integrated approach to every aspect of the scientific study and management of freshwater and marine habitats. APEM currently employs over 130 permanent scientific staff at eight locations across the UK. APEM's Remote Sensing Division is responsible for all aspects of remote sensing and aerial survey and brings together 35 remote sensing scientists and technical experts to provide robust data to inform any line of inquiry.

"APEM has expanded in recent years, especially in terms of its remote sensing capabilities," said Dr. Alastair Graham, Principal Remote Sensing Scientist, APEM. "The decision to implement ERDAS APOLLO is part of the next phase of strategic growth."

Phil Cooper, Director, Sterling added "We are excited to work with the APEM team in the coming years with their ERDAS APOLLO implementation. We are committed to working with Intergraph to meet customer requirements in exploiting, managing and accessing large geospatial datasets."

Sterling are the UK Distributor for Intergraph's geospatial product portfolio, promoting ERDAS APOLLO as the leading technology in raster data management, enabling clients to rapidly ingest, manipulate and deliver terabytes of geographic data.


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