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Overview / Key Personnel

LiDAR Services International, LSI is a Canadian based airborne LiDAR survey company that has been in the airborne LiDAR business since 2002. LSI’s core team have been involved for many years in all aspects of LiDAR operations including the design and integration of key hardware components for a proprietary LSI manufactured LiDAR system. LSI performs all aspects of LiDAR field operations, LiDAR and high resolution digital imagery data collection, data processing and final data deliverables. LSI has completed LiDAR projects throughout Canada and the USA including projects in South America, Central America, Africa, and in Asia. LSI’s client base includes many mining companies, engineering companies, oil and gas companies, governments and electrical utilities.

  • Tony Tubman P.Eng. – President, Operations and Technology
  • John Hagglund P.Eng. – VP Technology
  • Konrad Paley P.Eng. – Senior Project Manager
  • Kari-Ann McNabb P.Eng. – Sales Manager
  • Kathleen O’Donoghue – Office Manager/Accountant

Experience / Why Choose LSI

LSI’s working owners have an accumulated total in excess of 50 years of experience in the laser/LiDAR survey technology field, from research, design, integration, manufacturing, to the collection of LiDAR data on five continents around the world. LSI’s core field staff also have significant international and domestic LiDAR experience and have operated and supported operations in the most remote and extreme environments. LSI is a privately owned company that in 2002 included four employees and a single HELIX LiDAR system. Currently LSI employs twenty full time staff and owns and operates three MATRIX operational airborne LiDAR systems. All of LSI’s LiDAR systems have been designed and assembled in LSI’s facility in Calgary, Alberta. 

Why choose LSI for your project?

  • Experience. This is clearly the #1 reason why you should consider LSI. LSI has more than 10 years of experience providing LiDAR surveys. 
  • Competitive. LSI provides competitive bids based on understanding the clients requirements and based on years of project planning and project completion experience.
  • Customer Satisfaction.  LSI strives to continually meet deliverable schedules and working one on one with clients to ensure satisfaction. LSI takes the time to provide this service not only to meet requirements but to go beyond these boundaries to ensure complete client satisfaction.
  • Proprietary LiDAR Technology. As LSI builds our own LiDAR systems, we have system knowledge that extends down to the chip level. 


We are currently looking for System Operator/Programmer to join our team.  The responsibilities of the position include: installation and operation of our airborne data collection systems in various aircraft; travel to project locations for periods up to three weeks; trouble shooting software issues; participating in field support activities; assisting the VP of Technology with IT as required.  Training on System Operations will be provided.   Some guided research and development of new service and writing of code may be required.


The successful candidate must be proficient in Linux and C++; knowledge of C #, Java, Gradle and Ant are an asset.  They must be able to operate computers in flight; and have the ability to troubleshoot effectively and efficiently. Initiative, strong communication skills, attention to detail and the willingness to learn while sharing knowledge will ensure success in this position.


Starting wage of $52,000 to $64,000 depending on experience, benefits, three weeks’ vacation, and flexible hours.

How to Apply:

Send cover letter and resume

Thank you for your interest in LSI.

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