Key agreement reinforces NAVTEQ's commitment to the region
S&C CONSULTORIA offers a complete solution of geo-IT consulting services for a broad range of industries, including government, oil and gas, forestry, agriculture, environment, telecommunication, utilities, mining, education and logistics. As an authorized distributor of NAVTEQ map data, S&C CONSULTORIA will provide project consulting as well as local sales and technical support.
"S&C CONSULTORIA has a wealth of experience and solid reputation throughout the Brazilian geospatial arena," stated Roy Kolstad, vice president and general manager -- Enterprise Americas, NAVTEQ. "By working with S&C CONSULTORIA, we are positioned to more strategically distribute our data within this sector."
With the addition of NAVTEQ map data, S&C CONSULTORIA will enhance their existing portfolio of products and solutions, which currently includes satellite imagery and geospatial software solutions.
"Given NAVTEQ's reputation as a provider of high-quality map data, we are pleased to be an authorized reseller in Brazil," stated Iara Musse Felix, director of business development -- S&C CONSULTORIA. "We believe that our commitment to meeting the geospatial needs of our customers is evident from the addition of NAVTEQ maps to our product portfolio and look forward to supporting our customers as they integrate NAVTEQ data into their technical and business processes."
The NAVTEQ map of Brazil covers approximately 835,000 km of roads. Complete, comprehensive coverage is available in the following metropolitan areas: Belo Horizonte, Brasilia, Campinas, Contagem, Curitiba, Porto Alegre, Rio de Janeiro, Salvador, Sao Jose dos Campos and Sao Paulo in addition to coverage in 838 cities throughout Brazil. The Brazil map also contains a full set of features including over 16,000 POIs such as restaurants, hotels, gas stations and banks enabling users to select their destination either by address or the POI listing.
About SANTIAGO & CINTRA CONSULTORIA (S&C CONSULTORIA)
SANTIAGO & CINTRA CONSULTORIA is a provider of geo-IT consulting services and solutions for many industries, such as government, oil & gas, forest and agriculture, environment, telecommunication, utilities, mining, education and others. For more information about S&C CONSULTORIA or its products and services, please visit http://www.santiagoecintraconsultoria.com.br.
About the NAVTEQ Map of Brazil
The NAVTEQ map of Brazil enables automotive-grade, turn-by-turn guidance for navigation systems, location-based solutions, and enterprise applications. Local resources are employed in three field offices in Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro and Porto Alegre. They collect and verify road geometry and attributes. New map content is released quarterly.
NAVTEQ is a leading provider of comprehensive digital map information for automotive navigation systems, mobile navigation devices, Internet-based mapping applications, and government and business solutions. NAVTEQ creates the digital maps and map content that power navigation and location-based services solutions around the world. The Chicago-based company was founded in 1985 and has approximately 4,000 employees located in 196 offices and in 43 countries.
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