Insights Into Remote Site Conditions Without Leaving Your Desk


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Gain Insights Into Remote Site Conditions Without Leaving Your Desk: Industry trends, tips, and practical uses for aerial imagery and geographic data from First Base Solutions, the experts who brought you MapWarehouse.

Monday, June 29, 2015

Is Your Job On Track Or Off The Rails?

Work full steam ahead with aerial imagery


Follow our crew as they bravely travel great distances and battle the perils of the wilderness, blazing sun, and mosquitoes as big as your head to inspect remote infrastructure...the old way.

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Power Up Your Communication With Remote Workers

Can you see the forest for the trees without the aerial imagery?


Follow our crew as they bravely travel great distances and battle the perils of the wilderness, blazing sun, and mosquitoes as big as your head to inspect remote infrastructure...the old way.

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Stellar Solutions For Solar Energy Providers

Brighten up your profit margin with simple map based tools


Pop quiz: A commercial customer contacts you for a quote to install roof top solar panels.

What do you do next?

White Gold From The Sky

Don't flake out on job preparation


Pop quiz: A commercial customer contacts you for a quote to plough parking lots and private roads this winter.

What do you do next?

Turf Unrecoverable Costs Leaving Divots In Your Profit

Time wasting old methods can sod off! 


Pop quiz: A commercial customer contacts you for a quote to lay sod.

What do you do next? 

Is Your Roofing Biz Decked Out Or Leaking Profit?

Make accurate quotes without visiting the site


Pop quiz: A commercial customer contacts you for a quote to replace a roof.

What do you do next?

Paving The Way For Profit

Optimize business processes immediately with hands-on mapping technology


Pop quiz: A commercial customer contacts you for a quote to repave a parking lot.

What do you do next?

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Get 20% Off Vintage Orthophoto All Summer Long

Saving a few pennies makes cents


When?


Effective July 1 - September 30, 2015

What's Included?


Vintage orthophoto - Any orthophoto from 2013 or older qualifies for this promotion. Discounting will be 20% off the subtotal at regular price, which may include volume discounts.

Monday, June 15, 2015

Open Season

Are you GAME day ready?


Two important dates for outdoor recreation enthusiasts in Ontario are coming up at the end of the month.  First, bass season opens the last weekend in June for most areas.  Second, applications for the annual doe tag draw are due June 30. If your plans involve heading into the woods, especially an area you're not familiar with, First Base Solutions has maps and solutions to help you plan your expedition, stay safe, and keep it legal.

Friday, June 12, 2015

Call Before You Dig

Partnering up for safety, efficiency, and accuracy.


First Base Solutions (FBS), a leading provider of geospatial data and services is excited to announce its new relationship with Ontario One Call (ON1Call). FBS worked with ON1Call to develop a mapping interface that allows homeowners and contractors to easily and accurately submit location tickets for underground utilities on properties.


Thursday, June 11, 2015

Knowledge Is Its Own Reward

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What's The Prize?

One custom large format (approximately 18" x 24") printed aerial photo of your home or business from First Base Solutions' aerial image archives.

How Do I Enter?

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Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Satellite Sale!

Get up to 35% off 30cm imagery


Earlier this year, DigitalGlobe moved the industry a major step forward with the introduction of 30 cm imagery.

Our customers can experience this groundbreaking product at promotional pricing which takes effect immediately and continues through December 31, 2015.

Under this program, the price of 30cm imagery has been reduced by up to 35%.

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

VuMAP Helps Property Research

Save time and money in a few easy steps


If you're a title search specialist, a law clerk, or perform similar property research functions as part of your business, you can use VuMAP, a feature-packed online mapping application with easy to use, built in tools to research property information, compare aerial imagery year over year, and measure, draw and make notes over the map, to save time and money on difficult searches. Follow the step by step example below to see how.

Mapping, Technology, and Business Disruption

Archiving paper map collections for good


Technology is a disruptor to traditional industries. No business is immune, including mapping. By this time, most of us have traded in our glossy yellow 800 page spiral-bound gas station staples for something more functional and purse friendly.

Monday, June 1, 2015

VuMAP Helps Mobile Work Forces

Save time and money in a few easy steps


If you work in any outdoor trade with a crew of mobile workers and equipment, you can use VuMAP, a feature-packed online mapping application with easy to use, built in tools to measure, draw, compare imagery year over year, and research property information, to save time and money on project administration. Follow the step by step example below to see how.

The Spread Of The Emerald Ash Borer

Managing invasive species through a map based approach


 As global travel and trade have increased substantially in recent decades, so too, has the accidental migration of plant and animal species.  With no predators to keep their numbers in check, invasive species can multiply aggressively and quickly overwhelm new environments.

A few of these nuisance species in Southern Ontario include: