National Gendarmerie Conducts Post-Hurricane Missions with SimActive
Written by SimActive   
Tuesday, 13 February 2018

Montreal, Canada, February 13th, 2018 – SimActive Inc., a world-leading developer of photogrammetry software, is proud to announce that the National Gendarmerie of France has been using Correlator3D™ to support Saint Martin following Hurricane Irma. The software has facilitated rapid mapping from UAV images for damage assessment, aiding reconstruction efforts.

“Correlator3D™ generated orthomosaics of excellent quality with the UAV missions post-Irma”, said Mathieu Cerciat, Geomatics Chief of the National Gendarmerie. “Coupled with SimActive’s exceptional responsiveness, we were able to complete the missions successfully, with processing done on-site”.

“We innovate to provide the speed advantage that makes Correlator3D™ ideal for emergency and disaster response”, said Dr Philippe Simard, President of SimActive. “It is a privilege to continue collaborating with organizations like the National Gendarmerie to assist those affected in their rebuilding efforts.”

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About National Gendarmerie
The National Gendarmerie is a police force in France placed under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of the Interior with additional duties to the Ministry of Defense. Its area of responsibility includes smaller towns, rural and suburban areas. Due to its military status, the Gendarmerie also fulfills a range of military and defense missions. For more information, visit

About SimActive
SimActive is the developer of Correlator3D™ software, a patented end-to-end photogrammetry solution for the generation of high-quality geospatial data from satellite and aerial imagery, including UAVs. Correlator3D™ performs aerial triangulation (AT) and produces dense digital surface models (DSM), digital terrain models (DTM), point clouds, orthomosaics and vectorized 3D features. Powered by GPU technology and multi-core CPUs, Correlator3D™ ensures matchless processing speed to support rapid production of large datasets. SimActive has been selling Correlator3D™ to leading mapping firms and government organizations around the world, offering cutting-edge photogrammetry software backed by exceptional customer support. For more information, visit