Landmark Solutions awarded Ordnance Survey contract to maintain MasterMap digital mapping database Thursday 11 June 2015 PDF Print Landmark Solutions has demonstrated they have the technical capability and capacity to deliver our complex programme requirements Landmark Solutions, a division of Landmark Information Group Ltd, has been selected as one of four companies that will maintain Ordnance Survey’s flagship MasterMap® digital mapping database, over the next four years. OS MasterMap® is Great Britain’s most accurate and comprehensive geographic record containing over 450 million real-world features including individual addresses to roads and buildings. It contains a suite of different layers, each of which provides a different aspect of valuable mapping data for use in a Geographic Information system (GIS). The continually updated database underpins Ordnance Survey’s full range of digital mapping products. As part of the contract, Landmark has formed a specialist team of personnel to handle all requirements, which will be supported by an offshore team provided by RMSI Pvt Ltd – the latest incarnation in a long-standing and successful partnership between the two companies. Chris Brackley, Managing Director of Landmark Solutions said: “We are delighted to be extending our long-standing relationship with Ordnance Survey through this framework and we are very pleased that Ordnance Survey has placed its trust in us to maintain such a prestigious and internationally-renowned mapping database.” Dan Dukes, Head of Production at Ordnance Survey commented: “Landmark Solutions has demonstrated they have the technical capability and capacity to deliver our complex programme requirements. We are therefore pleased to have awarded the contract for the maintenance of the OS MasterMap to Landmark Solutions and look forward to working with the team.” For more information, visit www.landmark.co.uk. Ends Notes to Editors: About Landmark Information Group: Landmark Information Group, part of the Daily Mail General Trust, is the UK’s leading provider of land and property search information, including digital mapping, environmental risk reports for property professionals and sophisticated property management tools to surveyors, risk and fraud managers and the broader financial markets. It also has operations in Germany in the form of On-Geo, and interests in Holland. Landmark has quickly developed into a leading provider of property related environmental risk information and digital mapping since the inception of the business in 1995. Working closely with data providers including Ordnance Survey, the Environment Agency, the Coal Authority and the British Geological Survey enables Landmark to offer current and historical environmental risk management information and desktop mapping solutions for the property industry. Since 1995, substantial investment has been made in establishing the Landmark database which is one of the largest geographical information databases in Europe. www.landmark.co.uk https://twitter.com/LandmarkUK Editor’s Contact: Peppa Sheridan Peptalk Communications http://www.sourcewire.com/newsroom/PeptalkCommunications This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Peptalk Communications in the following categories: Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, Construction & Property, for more information visit http://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.