Category Archives: Mobile LiDAR

EMAPS Mobile LiDAR

EMAPS is a new backpack mobile LiDAR developed at Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab. Continue reading

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Velodyne’s Calibrated Reflectivity Lands Major Order

The technology will be deployed worldwide in a complex mobile mapping application using hundreds of Velodyne sensors. Continue reading

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Mandli Develops Compact Mobile Data Collection System

It is interesting to see this services firm venturing into the sensor business. Kudos to the Mandli team for pushing the envelope. Continue reading

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ILMF 2014

SPAR Europe and ELMF were combined this fall into one event, but for 2014 SPAR and ILMF will remain separate. Continue reading

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Follow On to the Ford Fusion LiDAR Research Vehicle

Reminds me of when General Motors positioned OnStar as a call in center, rather than a GPS navigation offering. Continue reading

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Mobile LiDAR Guidelines Webinar Reminder

This second in the series will emphasize the management issues of implementing this game changing 3D technology. Continue reading

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Mobile LiDAR Guidelines Webinar – A Management Perspective

This webinar will focus on the management issues. It is scheduled for Thursday, December 12 from 2:00 to 3:30 PM EST. Continue reading

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Velodyne is LiDAR of Choice at China Future Challenge

Harkening back to its roots in autonomous vehicle challenges Velodyne is reporting tremendous success at China’s fifth annual Future Challenge earlier this month. On a course designed to test their capabilities — Velodyne’s 3D LiDAR technology was on board all … Continue reading

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Global GIS Market in Transportation

The global GIS market in the transportation industry is predicted to grow at a CAGR of 12.64 percent over the period 2012-2016. Continue reading

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DIY Mobile Laser Scanning System

Here’s a link to a post on the FARO Europe blog which explains the building of a do it yourself mobile laser scanning system based on the Focus 3D. A group of students from Stuttgart University looked at different IMU’s, … Continue reading

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