Category Archives: Government

Oregon Cities Partner on LiDAR Data Collection

DOGAMI uses Quantum Spatial, a geo-mapping company with a Portland office, to gather the data. Continue reading

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USGS to Host Briefing: Safer Communities, Stronger Economies – in 3D

The USGS is doing an excellent job of selling the benefits and value of LiDAR-derived 3D information. Continue reading

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Obama Recommends Use of 3-D Maps

As reported in USA Today the Obama administration unveiled initiatives this past week that include 3-dimensional mapping to better identify flood risks, landslide hazards and coastal erosion. “It gives us a 3-D picture. That’s what makes lidar a game-changing technology,” … Continue reading

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Independance Day

Happy 4th of July to all that celebrate this holiday and thank you to those who continue to make our freedom possible. Continue reading

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LiDAR News eNewsletter Latest Edition

If you have an idea for an article please let me know. I am always looking for interesting applications of 3D technology. Continue reading

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Mobile LiDAR Guidelines eLearning Website

Learnmobilelidar.com (http://learnmobilelidar.com/) is the location of the eLearning website that contains a wealth of information on the Guidelines and mobile LiDAR in general. Continue reading

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DIAL on Wheels

measure leaks from industrial sites, for example monitoring oil and gas emissions in Norway, benzene emissions in the Port of Rotterdam and methane leaks from landfill sites for Defra in the UK. Continue reading

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GTMA 2014 Annual Meeting & Data Palooza

The conference combines GTMA’s Annual Meeting and the TransData Exposition with USDOT’s Data Palooza. Continue reading

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15th Annual JALBTCX Airborne Coastal Mapping and Charting Workshop

He commented, “This is an outstanding workshop for coastal/bathymetric lidar.” Continue reading

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LiDAR Like Looking Through 3D Glasses

A national dataset of such data will drive innovation, transform government and industry, and stimulate the economy. Continue reading

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