Author Archives: lidar

3D Educational Event on the Battleship New Jersey

As part of this effort Leica Geosystems and Haag 3D are also scanning the New Jersey as a volunteer effort. Continue reading

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The ROI for 3DEP

The goal of 3DEP is to systematically collect enhanced elevation data using lidar over an eight-year period Continue reading

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Mobile Lidar Improves Rail Safety in France

LiDAR technology has without a doubt improved the management of our railway infrastructure. Continue reading

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What BIM is Not

To get the maximum value out of BIM it needs to be introduced at the start of a project and continue throughout the lifecycle of an asset. Continue reading

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Scanning in Afghanistan

help cultural heritage professionals in Afghanistan preserve the towers by providing baseline documentation that will underpin future conservation and preservation activities. Continue reading

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Reality Computing

Autodesk is promoting what they call “reality computing” as the integration of 3D laser scanning, 3D modeling, 3D printing and augmented reality.¬†According to Rick Rundell, Technology and Innovation Strategist at Autodesk, we are only at the beginning of a long … Continue reading

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Mapping Energy Efficiency with Mobile Lidar

While Essess drives on public roads, it uses thermal cameras combined with real-time LiDAR sensors to capture 3D thermal video of the surrounding environment. Continue reading

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Fusing Point Cloud and Image Data

Darrick Wagg, Support Services Manager at GeoCue Group has written an excellent series of articles on the value of fusing mobile point cloud and image data. Continue reading

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eNewsletter Now Available

The latest LiDAR News eNewsletter is now available – http://www.lidarnews.com/newsletter/Vol4No10.htm Snoopy’s New Platform; Point Cloud Fabric; Stickier Presentations; Processing LiDAR Data; Learn Mobile LiDAR

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ILMF 2015 Call for Papers

The conference is being held in Denver, CO February 23 – 25, 2015. Abstracts are due by September 1, 2014. Continue reading

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