Monthly Archives: December 2011

Happy New Year!!!

Thanks for all the support this year. My prediction is that 2012 is going to surprise to the upside. With everyone pulling together (being a rower) we can make that happen. Continue reading

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UK Government Awards Police 2.7 Million Pounds for Laser Scanner Purchases

The UK’s Department of Transport announced today that they were awarding police forces a total of 2.7 million pounds for the purchase of laser scanners. Continue reading

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CSA’s Mobile Point Cloud Apps

We can place about 10,000 laser scans on an Android tablet with 32GB of storage Continue reading

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3D Laser Scanning Market Predictions for 2012

I’ll start things off. My desire is to see a “smarter” scanner. Continue reading

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Performance-Based Specifications

The concept of basing a project specification on the way in which the end product performs rather than on the methodology for creating the product has been around for decades. Continue reading

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MAPPS Announces Program for Winter Conference January 22 – 26, 2012

MAPPS Announces Program for Winter Conference January 22 – 26, 2012 Continue reading

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Happy Holidays

LiDAR News wants to say Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah and other best wishes during the holiday season. Continue reading

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Aerosol LiDAR in Action

The laser from the high spectral resolution lidar (right) lights up the sky. Continue reading

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Spar Point Group – Steady as She Goes

Lisa noted that the Advisory Board and Conference Track Chairs for SPAR International 2012 are hard at work on the upcoming event, Continue reading

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LIDAR Quadrocopter

A miniaturized helicopter that can inspect inaccessible installations and create 3-D digital models of complex interiors using LiDAR. Continue reading

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