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We provide premium aerial surveys to a wide range of clients throughout South Africa, Africa and Australia

We supply professional, survey grade, aerial surveys.

We can help you with high resolution multi-spectral aerial imagery surveys, LiDAR surveys and infrared thermal surveys including orthophotos, elevation data, 3D models, GIS mapping and more.

We have 20 years experience of aerial surveying and GIS mapping and can provide professional support with the following services:  ​​

  • High resolution GIS-ready aerial photography and multispectral imagery surveys

  • LiDAR surveys including, contours, terrain modelling, route profiling, topography and volume analysis

  • Infrared thermal surveys

  • Oblique aerial imagery surveys

  • GIS mapping and analysis solutions

  • Geophysics surveys

  • Drone surveys

We typically operate in the following sectors:  Agricultural, Environmental, Forestry, Mining and Urban Utilities.

LRI delivers professional high quality aerial surveys on time and to specification

We are committed to working alongside our customers to provide relevant spatial information solutions through the use of aerial remote sensing and LIDAR technologies, supported by a full range of GIS and engineering services.

High Resolution

Imagery Surveys

Multispectral Imagery Surveys

LIDAR Surveys

Infrared Thermal Surveys

LRI is proud to offer high resolution georeferenced and orthorectified aerial imagery of unmatched accuracy, quality, and aesthetics. Our commitment to uncompromising sensor quality means we capture colour images with true colour depth and sharpness.

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LRI employs a variety of aerial remote sensing imagery technologies to deliver multispectral imagery and proprietary calibrated Normalised Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI) mapping solutions to our clients.  

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LRI has multi-year experience in the capture, processing and delivery of high quality and high accuracy aerial LiDAR data. We cover large area LiDAR surveys using our fixed wing aircraft, through to low level high density surveys using LiDAR drones.

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LRI delivers high resolution aerial thermal imagery data with calibrated temperature measurements for each pixel within the image.

  The non-contact nature of an aerial thermal survey is ideal for a wide range of applications where the survey subject may be dangerous or difficult to reach.

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Interested in working with us?

We can help with straightforward advice on the best aerial survey solution for your project.

Please use our easy to use Free Quote Tool to tell us about your aerial survey or LIDAR project. 

This online tool allows you to upload an existing GIS shapefile or alternatively you can select your area of interest on a Google map.

Further options allow you to select your required aerial imagery resolution and whether you require a LIDAR survey, multispectral imagery or a digital elevation model (DEM).

Need a drone survey for your project?

Aerial surveying using a UAV drone can be a cost effective solution for your smaller aerial survey project. Our UAV drone survey solutions include high resolution multi-spectral aerial imagery, LiDAR and infrared thermal surveys.

We are pleased to have provided aerial survey solutions to the following clients

Price Waterhouse Coopers
Department of Mineral Resources
Anglo American
Department of Rural Development and Land Reform
York Timbers
Vaalharts Water
University of Stellenbosch
TWK Agri
Umgeni Water
Safire Insurance
South African National Biodiversity Institute
Rand Water
SAFCOL Komatiland Forests
Illovo Sugar
NCT Forests
Lahmeyer International
Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife
East Rand Water
Bosch Projects
African Mining Services
Department of Rural Development and Land Reform
Airports Company South Africa ACSA
Agribusiness Development Agency
Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality
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