IMPORTING LARGE DATA ONTO OSM

Written by Jurg Wilbrink GIS. On the 12th of June 2018 510 uploaded 13.367 roof materials and shapes to Open Street Map. The import is a result of all the activities the data team of the Netherlands Red Cross (510) conducted in preparation and response to the hurricane ‘Irma’ that hit land on the island… Read More

510 TEAMTERVIEW DANIEL KERSBERGEN

DANIËL KERSBERGEN was a master thesis Student at 510 and has just graduated from MSc Geomatics for the Built Environment at TUDelft. You can read his thesis here 1: How did you end up doing your master thesis with 510? During my master Geomatics for the Built Environment, I was inspired by one of the associate…

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510 RESPONSE TO HURRICANE IRMA

Above you can see the live timeline where we update or response to Irma together with The Netherlands Red Cross Disaster Response in St. Maarten.            

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VISUAL GUIDANCE ROOF DAMAGE

HURRICANE IRMA With the landfall of Hurricane Irma on the 6th of September 2017, large parts of St. Maarten were damaged. Initial estimates of damage range from 70 -90% of buildings affected by the tropical storm. For the further humanitarian aid provided by the Red Cross, a more accurate assessment of the damage on the… Read More