Monthly Archives: February 2011

ASTM E57 Laser Scan Data Exchange Format

There is good news to report concerning the recently approved ASTM E57 3D imaging data exchange standard. Continue reading

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GSA 3D Laser Scanning Guide

The General Services Administration – the GSA has a BIM Guide for 3D Imaging. Continue reading

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LiDAR-Based Conservation Planning Tools

Agren is an Iowa-based family owned software company that has a unique business model based on LiDAR data. Continue reading

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Laser Scanning Android App

The database can include the original scans as well as 3D CAD models merged into the scans. Continue reading

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Updated Shape Extractor for AutoCAD

This tool is an intelligent point cloud shape extraction solution which allows you to import, load, and extract shape and geometry information from point cloud data in AutoCAD. Continue reading

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Laser Scanning 2011

The ISPRS is sponsoring and the University of Calgary is hosting Laser Scanning 2011 August 29 – 31, 2011. Continue reading

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Space LiDAR Approved

A re-configuration of the lidar has added close to 200 million dollars (140m euros) to the projected total cost of the mission. Continue reading

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Laser Scanning and the iPad

GBI had purchased a laser scanner. What caught my attention was the use of the iPad as a wireless controller. Continue reading

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Laser Scanning an Engine

This video is a great intro to the power of laser scanning in the mechanical space. Continue reading

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Laser Scanning and the World’s First 3-D Smartphone

I assume you know where I am going with this, but just in case, before you know it we are going to see the intersection of laser scanning and smartphones. Continue reading

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