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AeroMetric Awarded Remote Sensing Contract with the DHS

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Tuesday, October 29th 2013


AeroMetric Awarded Remote Sensing Contract with the DHS

Washington, DC, October 29, 2013 – Effective May 21, 2013 Aero-Metric, Inc., a Quantum Spatial company (AeroMetric), has been awarded an Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) Remote Sensing Contract to provide Aerial Imagery for Incident Management to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The award allows AeroMetric to be contracted directly by the DHS mission, component, or field offices to provide rapid delivery (within 48 hours) of processed imagery and/or LiDAR information in the event of an emergency to support incident management and other DHS goals. Services AeroMetric can provide include, are not limited to emergency response and recovery, law enforcement, environmental, and facilities related missions nationwide to support incident management and homeland security missions throughout DHS. The services will focus primarily on the acquisition of airborne imagery and remote sensing data (LiDAR).

AeroMetric’s Vice President of Federal Programs, Scott Perkins said “The DHS recognized how valuable imagery is for emergency management purposes. Giving them access to imagery from before, during, and after incidents allows valuable insight to be gained with regard to response and rescue operations, damage assessment, debris removal, and providing support to citizens affected. AeroMetric is very happy to be part of the effort that will allow this to happen.” Services under contract #HSHQDC-13-D-RS001 may be performed for government agencies in any of the fifty United States or its territories.

For more information about the contract, please visit contracts.aerometric.com/dhs.

About Quantum Spatial, Inc.

Quantum Spatial is a leading professional services firm specializing in spatial data generation, integration, enablement, and analytics, serving the needs of clients worldwide. Quantum Spatial’s goal is to improve our client’s operations and decision making in areas such as Natural Resources, Government, Infrastructure, Energy, and Public Safety by utilizing the power of geospatial data and analytics through our unique cloud-based delivery infrastructure. For more information please call 1-855-255-5212 or visit quantumspatial.com. About Aero-Metric, Inc. Aero-Metric, Inc., (AeroMetric) is a full-service geospatial solutions company built on over eight decades of consistent, quality service and enduring client relationships. The firm offers a comprehensive range of on target geospatial solutions, from the latest in enterprise GIS on-premise and in the cloud, to professional mapping services including photogrammetric, LiDAR, satellite, and airborne imaging technology. AeroMetric has merged with Photo Science, Inc. and Watershed Sciences, Inc. to form Quantum Spatial.

For more information please visit aerometric.com.

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