Apartment ownership can also be registered during summer
The processing time of apartment ownership registrations has decreased significantly at the National Land Survey of Finland (NLS). Currently, solutions can be received within eight days on average after receiving the application.Press releaseResidential and Commercial Property Information SystemReal property
Mirjam Bilker-Koivula appointed as Professor of Practice at Aalto University
The gravity expert brings her expertise and cooperation network to Aalto's students.ResearchFinnish Geospatial Research Institute (FGI)
New methods produce data on forest resources
The forest database already contains data on more than 100 million trees in Finnish forests. The interpretation of individual trees enables more accurate data on forest resources than conventional grid- and pattern-based methods.Press releaseResearchFinnish Geospatial Research Institute (FGI)
How does land surveying work?
Land surveying began in Finland in the 17th century. The need for surveying has not disappeared over the centuries – we still need to know where roads, fields, forests, plots and properties are located. Surveying tools have evolved and the work has become more automated.Cadastral surveySurveyingMaps
Location Innovation Hub to be established in Finland
The goal is to support companies and society at large in using geospatial data, especially in the areas of the built environment, bioeconomy, transport and welfare.Spatial dataFinnish Geospatial Research Institute (FGI)Innovations
Drones to compete in challenging delivery tasks
Can a drone deliver a package from land onto a boat? Can a drone be operated out of sight? These kind of challenges competitors will face at the Drone Tournament.ResearchFinnish Geospatial Research Institute (FGI)
Cottage owner’s checklist
When summer and the cottage season begin, many people are concerned about things related to the cottage and its ownership. The National Land Survey compiled a concise information package for cottage owners.Real propertyCustomer ServicePress release
This is how you can identify NLS cartographers
The National Land Survey of Finland’s (NLS) cartographers spread out once again across Finland to specify geospatial data. You can identify NLS cartographers from their work clothing and the organisation’s logo on their vehicle.Press releaseSpatial dataMaps
Dust trail of the largest known comet outburst to be captured
The hourglass pattern formed by the particles in the trail of the comet was directly observed for the first time in this study.ResearchFinnish Geospatial Research Institute (FGI)
Seen an airplane circling in the sky? The aerial photography and laser scanning season has started
In the spring, you might spot a plane circling in the sky for a longer time. The plane is probably taking aerial photographs.Press releaseLaser scanningAerial photography
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