Monthly Archives: July 2012

TRB AFB80 Day 2

Today at the TRB – Transportation Research Board AFB80 meeting we had a series of presentations including one on the “History of U.S. Road Design Legislation” by Curtis Clabaugh from the Wyoming DOT that was fascinating. Continue reading

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National Adjustment of 2011

This adjustment will affect some 80,000 NGS passive control marks positioned using GNSS. Continue reading

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TRB 2012 Meeting

They are mainly involved with identifying geospatial technology research needs for the DOTs – Department of Transportation. Continue reading

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Short Course in Atmospheric LiDAR

The AMS – American Meteorological Society is offering a short course in atmospheric LiDAR at the 2013 Annual Convention in Austin TX, January 6 – 10, 2013. Continue reading

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LiDAR as Art

Borrowing from the contest with the same name sponsored by GeoDigital here are 2 really cool images that I just had to call your attention to. Continue reading

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Laser Scanning works (Geo)magic With Olympic Kayakers

Here is a link to a really interesting story on how laser scanning was used to optimize the “fit” for Australian Olympic kayakers. Continue reading

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GeoDigital Realigns Offices

In response to changing market conditions and to take advantage of economies of scale GeoDigital recently announced that they are realigning their operations. Continue reading

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The London Olympics and Laser Scanning – What’s Up?

With the London Olympics already underway at least for women’s soccer I had a request to provide information on the use of laser scanning in conjunction with the games. Continue reading

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The Watershed Sciences Success Story

In this article by D. K. Row (great name) from the Oregonian he chronicles the history of the firm and its extensive use of LiDAR. Continue reading

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Mobile Mapping and Pavement Management Systems

In 2004 this Italian firm achieved ISO 9001 certification ranking for roadway and GIS, software for infrastructure management and mobile mapping. Continue reading

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