Close

At the heart of the remote sensing industry

Remote Sensing Technology Center of Japan

Japanese
公式Facebookページ公式Facebookページ

RESTEC e-news

RESTEC e-news #032 (Aug,2017)

In This Issue
  1. South African delegation completes the 3rd training program
  2. RESTEC introduces SAR remote sensing to Kenya
  3. AW3D Website Renewal Announcement
  4. RESTEC Supports the 2nd JICA Agricultural RS Training in SA
  5. AW3D Price List Update
  6. Developing methodology to evaluate climate change impacts on storm
    surge/storm wave hazards in Small Island Developing States

1. South African delegation completes the 3rd training program

On July 21, 2017, the trainees from South Africa completed the entire training program arranged by RESTEC. The program focused on maritime observation, in particular detecting illegal fishing boats and InSAR analysis for sinkholes caused by ground collapse after mining.
During their one month stay in Japan, they learned …

Read more and see photos at
https://www.restec.or.jp/en/notice/7103

2. RESTEC introduces SAR remote sensing to Kenya

On July 20 and 21, 2017, RESTEC and the National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation (NACOSTI) in Kenya organized a training workshop for Utilization of Space Technology at Laico Regency Hotel Nairobi.
The workshop invited 27 participants from 13 ministries, agencies, institutes and universities in Kenya. RESTEC experts gave lectures …

Read more and see photos at
https://www.restec.or.jp/en/notice/7097

3. AW3D Website Renewal Announcement

We are pleased to announce the renewal of AW3D Global High-resolution 3D Map website.
Our goal with this new website is to provide our visitors with a user-friendly website to learn about our products and access information easily.
In addition, …

Read more at
https://www.restec.or.jp/en/notice/7088

4. RESTEC Supports the 2nd JICA Agricultural RS Training in SA

On May 23-25, 2017, RESTEC supported “JICA Training Course on EO Satellites for Agricultural Remote Sensing” held in Pretoria, South Africa.
The training course was funded by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in collaboration with the South African National Space Agency (SANSA).
RESTEC dispatched three experts …

Read more and see photos at
https://www.restec.or.jp/en/notice/7080

5. AW3D Price List Update

The price list of AW3D Global High-resolution 3D Map was revised on May 1st, 2017. We are introducing following 3 items:
・AW3D Ortho
・New tasking option for AW3D Ortho
・Standard Elevation Data Level 1 DSM Voids Infilled

You can find new price list at the following URL.
https://www.restec.or.jp/en/notice/7061

6. Developing methodology to evaluate climate change impacts on storm surge/storm wave hazards in Small Island Developing States

RESTEC is working to develop the methodology to evaluate climate change impacts on storm surge/storm wave hazards in Small Island Developing States funded by the Ministry of the Environment Japan in the collaboration with regional agencies such as Asia Pacific Adaptation
Network(APAN), …

Read more and see photos at
https://www.restec.or.jp/en/notice/7011

– * – * – * – * – * – *- * – * – * – * – * – *- * – * – * – * – * – *- * – * – * – * – * –

We would very much like to hear from you even if you are not currently using any satellite data. Please feel free to send us (to: e-news@restec.or.jp) few lines on your current activities along with your name, current place of work (organization) and the month and the year of the RESTEC training you joined. Your cooperation will be very much appreciated.