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Vricon introduces groundbreaking medium-resolution digital surface model

November 10, 2015 - McLean, VA - Today, Vricon releases a medium-resolution global digital surface model (DSM) for $1.99 per km2 that defines a new industry standard for this product class. Vricon DSM-10 is produced from commercial satellite imagery, and the product’s... Read More »

IGAPP, NGA’s innovative applications technology program, launches first app – Vricon Explorer

October 5, 2015 - Chantilly, VA - Engility Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EGL) and the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) today announced the release of the first application, Vricon Explorer, delivered through the Agency's Innovative GEOINT Application Provider Program (IGAPP). Vricon Explorer allows for user interaction... Read More »

Vricon interviewed in GISCafé

October 1, 2015 - McLean, VA - GISCafé’s interview with Vricon’s VP Isaac Zaworski at the 2015 Esri User Conference. Watch interview. Read More »

Gilman Louie elected as Chairman of the Board for Vricon, Inc.

September 3, 2015 - McLean, VA - Today, Gilman Louie has been appointed as the first Chairman of the Board of Vricon, Inc. Vricon is a newly formed joint venture between Saab AB and DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI). The company’s mission is to... Read More »

Vricon in The Huffington Post

August 24, 2015 - McLean, VA - Vricon’s products made The Huffington Post conclude that “The business of taking, and saving, lives is due for a major upgrade.” “If Iran Cheats, A Mapping Company In Northern Virginia Will Know”. Read article. Read More »

Vricon in USGIF Trajectory

June 24, 2015 - McLean, VA - Trajectory is the official publication of the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF). At its core, Trajectory focuses on the future of geospatial intelligence, but its broader goal is to be the pre-eminent resource on... Read More »

Vricon in Aviation Week

May 27, 2015 - McLean, VA - “The business, which draws on DigitalGlobe’s vast imagery archive and Saab’s 3-D technology expertise, can deliver images comparable to what aerial maps have been able to provide.” Read article. Read More »

Vricon interviewed by Reuters

May 26, 2015 - Washington, DC - “Using a highly automated process should allow the venture to produce about 2 million square kilometers of 3D models each month” Reuters’ interview “DigitalGlobe, Saab venture sees big returns from 3-D model of world”. Read... Read More »

Saab and DigitalGlobe Announce Vricon Joint Venture to Create the Globe in 3D

May 26, 2015 - McLean, VA - Defense and security company Saab and DigitalGlobe, Inc. (NYSE: DGI), a leading global provider of high-resolution earth imagery solutions, today announced the creation of a joint venture – Vricon, Inc. ( – to produce photo-realistic... Read More »