Having grown up relying on Ordance Survey maps for climbing and hill walking and hiking - I have a fond spot for the Ordanace Survey and their products. So this caught my eye from September 2012, the UK geospatial information agency, Ordnance Survey, will be launching a new international organisation, Ordnance Survey International. The aim is to provide advice and services across the full spectrum of Ordnance Survey’s expertise, including data collection and maintenance, product development and geospatial data management. Dr Vanessa Lawrence CB, director general and chief executive at Ordnance Survey added that “for some time the organisation has been approached by other national mapping agencies to provide guidance and share their expertise. Following encouragement by Ministers to export the skills, Ordnance Survey International has been set up to facilitate working with overseas customers who wish to seek our assistance. Click on image or title to learn more.