Category Archives: Government

It’s All About Data

This will require a lot of data collection and mobile lidar will be the method of choice. Continue reading

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International Year of Light

the UN has proclaimed 2015 the International Year of Light. Continue reading

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NOAA – CREST Atmospheric Lidar Network

has been operating to observe aerosol vertical distribution in the eastern United States for more than eight years. Continue reading

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High Accuracy 3D Laser Scanning

NVision then created an inspection report, with color deviation chart, precisely documenting the exact amount and location of any corrosion Continue reading

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Novel Lidar Will Detect Methane Leaks

This mobile LiDAR system will dramatically reduce the cost to identify, quantify, and locate methane leaks compared to currently available technologies. Continue reading

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Learn Mobile Lidar

We also developed an educational website (learnmobilelidar.com) that includes a number of easy to use and valuable extensions to the material contained in this document. Continue reading

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Update on FAA UAS Exemption

We believe that these authorizations will be available on a more streamlined basis now that Trimble has received its exemption. Continue reading

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Lidar Tested at Space Station

The advantage of the LIRIS approach is that it scans objects and gathers information about them without a dedicated communications link or hardware installed on the targets. Continue reading

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Trimble Obtains FAA Exemption for UAS

Trimble was recently granted an exemption by the FAA that allows them to conduct commercial operation of its TrimbleĀ® UX5 Aerial Imaging Solution in the U.S. The exemption was granted pursuant to Section 333 of the FAA Modernization and Reform … Continue reading

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DARPA Robotics Challenge

The DARPA autonomous vehicle challenge was where Velodyne got its start in developing lidar sensors. Continue reading

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