CGQ

Quebec Geomatics Center

Cégep de Chicoutimi

The Centre de géomatique du Québec’s mission to foster innovation and the growth of businesses as well as support the training of highly qualified workers through the use of geomatics.

The Centre de géomatique du Québec has a multidisciplinary team with a mandate to assist public and private organizations and companies in the process of integrating geomatics in their activities through active support involving applied research, technical assistance and information dissemination. The CGQ's professional approach allows partners to benefit from expertise in cutting edge technology and access to personalized services offered by a dynamic and innovative team.

  • Acquisition de données aéroportée
  • Analyses géospatiales
  • Bases de données géospatiales
  • Drone et photogrammétrie
  • GNSS et capteurs divers
  • IA et vision par ordinateur
  • Intégration de capteurs et électronique
  • Programmation
  • SIG et SIG Web
  • Télédétection

  • Creation of a cruiser creator promoting the ports of Saint-Laurent
  • Development of an automated system for acquisition and processing of multispectral images, embedded on a drone, in a context of precision agriculture
  • Development of a web mapping tool for the promotion and enhancement of Agrobiofood businesses in Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean
  • Development of the biennial VisionGéomatique conference (specialized in geomatics and with an international scope)
  • Development of the geomatization strategy and support in the implementation of geomatics technologies
  • Development of the navigation system of an electric motorcycle designed in Québec
  • Three-dimensional volumetric estimation from high resolution aerial images
  • Real time tracking for sports events of all kinds


  • Cameras and Sensors (Infrared, Near Infrared, Thermal, Visible, LiDAR)
  • Full range of GPS equipment (5m precision to millimeter accuracy)
  • Given the diversity of products, solutions and the investment they require, access to neutral and independent information can be crucial. Hence the importance for CGQ to be free of all technology providers. CGQ has a unique equipment park in eastern Canada. Geomatics application fields are numerous.
  • Laser scanner and scanner (FARO and VX station)
  • Remotely piloted aircraft (drones)
  • Specialized software (GIS, 3D correlation, photogrammetry, free software
  • 534, rue Jacques-Cartier Est, Chicoutimi, G7H 1Z6
  • 418 698-5995

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