Using drones for high-resolution forest inventory

Bitcomp has participated several R&D projects in recent years aiming to develop methods for producing fine resolution forest data based on UAV surveys. In Maaseutu 2.0 project (ended in February 2018), we piloted use of UAVs for detecting storm damages, producing up-to-date forest data and monitoring vegetation changes in agricultural land. In summer and autumn 2017 we analyzed several forest …

Bitcomp participates in the European ROSEWOOD network

EU project ROSEWOOD launched: Bitcomp participates in the European ROSEWOOD network promoting Sustainable Wood Mobilization Along with 14 partners Bitcomp engages in the EU funded project ROSEWOOD, which will facilitate the exchange of best practices and innovations among forestry stakeholders. ROSEWOOD seeks to leverage the potential of the wood industry by encouraging sustainable wood mobilisation and promoting novel approaches in …

Expert Seminar by Bitcomp

Hi all! Good news, Bitcomp will host an expert seminar in September.  Seminar are scheduled to launch on Wednesday, September 27 at 12:00. The program will include a lunch, professional speeches, a free conversation and demo session after the seminar. Mark the date on your calendar already and sign up! Date: 27.9.2017 Time: 12.00 -19.00 Place:  Technopolis Ruoholahti. Hiilikatu 3, 00180 Helsinki. Parking: Use Salmiparkki parking …

On board technological development

Innovations change how work is done, in every field. They create new business, and act as springboards for those who act fast, Innovations are also ruthless. They do not hesitate to derail even large companies who have become dormant in a digitalizing world. Instead of innovative approaches, a company’s attention may be on the fine-tuning of operating methods, instead. A …

Bitcomp News Letter 1/2017

Thanks to the the first half of the year, Bitcomp publishes a newsletter, where we have gathered the most important themes of the current year. You will find it below (only in finnish).

Precise information for agriculture and forestry with unmanned aerial vehicles

Precise information for agriculture and forestry with unmanned aerial vehicles Development of remote sensing technologies and increased data availability have enhanced possibilities for environmental monitoring in recent years. Aerial laser scanning has already become the main forest inventory method in Finland. Frequently updated satellite data is freely available, which enables almost real-time recognition of environmental changes. Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), …

EMetsä mobile has been launched!

Bitcomp Oy has delivered mobile service for Stora Ensos forest owner customers. eMetsä Mobile is a mobile service that can brings forest planning, maps and location services to pockets of eMetsä users. Apart from mobile services the main function of the service is to provide easy way for forrest owners to communicate with experts of Stora Enso. Stora Enso Head …