Mobile mapping technology is process of gathering geospatial data using various components such as photographic, laser, LiDAR or other remote sensing systems. On basis of type, mobile mapping system (MMS) can be categorized as land based MMS, indoor based MMS and marine based MMS. These systems are primarily used for road & street mapping, urban planning, emergency response planning, onshore and offshore mapping and for structuring of digital maps. Factors like increasing investments from Government bodies for the development of smart cities and need of continuous upgradation of maps representing geographical location has accelerated the growth of mobile mapping market during the forecast period. The market for mobile mapping is set to escalate at a CAGR of 12.98% during the forecast period 2017-2023.
Mobile mapping market is scrutinized by segments including by user type, by type, by components, by industry and geography. By user types, the market has been categorized as Government and enterprises. Similarly on basis of components, the market has been classified as digital cameras, sensors, GPS, software and others. Under the segmentation done by industry, the market is divided as by construction, city modeling and urban planning, coastal and marine industry and others (retail, entertainment, Utilities and agriculture). Various sub segments that has been considered under construction industry are: road mapping, rail mapping, building mapping and others (canals and bridges). The report also comprises of the region wise study of the global market including Americas, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of the World.
Americas is forecasted to dominate the market during the forecast period 2017-2023. However the APAC region is estimated to showcase a prominent growth at a CAGR of 20.77% during the forecast period. Increasing demand for city planning and urban modeling couple with need of high accuracy indoor mapping are the major driving factors affecting the growth of the market in APAC region.
Sample Companies Profiled in this Report are:
- Trimble Inc. (U.S.)
- Hexagon AB (Sweden)
- Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (Japan)
- Topcon Positioning Systems, Inc. (Japan)
- Teledyne Optech Incorporated (Canada)