Monthly Archives: September 2010

Active Earthquake Fault Discovered With LiDAR

“It was long suspected that there was an active fault in the Sawtooths, but without the LIDAR technology it would have been exceptionally hard to find.” Continue reading

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Laser Scanning 2011

The International Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing – the ISPRS is teaming with the University to sponsor a workshop entitled Laser Scanning 2011. Continue reading

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Certainty 3D Launches New Website

Led by laser scanning industry veteran Ted Knaak, Certainty 3D has just launched a major upgrade of their website. Continue reading

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Using LiDAR to Better Understand Earthquakes

The more geo-scientists use LiDAR the more value they find. Continue reading

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Faro 3D Laser Scanner at Jay’s Garage

From this video it appears that Jay Leno has “put his money where is mouth is” by investing in a 3D printer and a Faro arm 3D laser scanner. Continue reading

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Geotechnical Applications of LiDAR

This masters thesis by Stephanie Fekete at Queensland University demonstrated the value of laser scanning as a new tool for geotechnical assessment of drill and blast rock tunneling projects. Continue reading

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Pointools Adds Senior Software Marketing Exec

Croser intends to position Pointools as the facilitator of laser scanned data interoperability on the desktop. Continue reading

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Florida Uses LiDAR to Prepare for Hurricanes

Two of the first three phases of Florida’s Coastal LiDAR Mapping project have been completed according to a recent report. Continue reading

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Customer Driven Mobile Laser Scanner

According to the firm’s President, Bruce Hall this new unit is the result of customer requests for a smaller, less expensive, scaled down version of their lidar sensor technology . Continue reading

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Vote for 3D Laser Scanning

He is representing the 3D laser scanning industry, so a vote for Direct Dimensions is a vote for our industry. Continue reading

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