Category Archives: The Industry

eora 3D

From the team at eora 3D: We recently concluded a successful crowd-funding campaign on Kickstarter. We surpassed our initial goal within 3 hours of launching, and we raised close to $600,000 from 2139 backers from over 60 countries. We are … Continue reading

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Lidar News Today – May 3, 2016

The Lidar News eNewsletter this week features an interesting article from the team at Direct Dimensions about supporting a sculptor with a massive scale up of his 3D model into a spectacular bronze horse. In addition, there is a report … Continue reading

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New UAV Website

Diversified Communications has just announced that they have launched a new website focused on the UAV market. Commercial UAV News is a new website that will focus on as the name implies, the disruptive UAV and UAS market.

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XPONENTIAL Conference Preview

If you are planning on attending next week’s AUVSI XPONENTIAL conference in New Orleans then this┬áLidar News conference preview may be of some help in planning your time there. With over 600 exhibitors this is the BIG one for unmanned … Continue reading

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Industrial Geomatics

This article in Hydrocarbon Engineering proposes the use of “industrial geomatics” as an emerging part of the 3D intelligent management of plant facilities. It is an interesting combination of terms and I think it helps to describe what has been … Continue reading

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AUVSI’s XPONENTIAL 2016

To add more excitement to AUVSI’s annual conference they came up with a pretty catchy name. XPONENTIAL 2016 is the BIG one with over 650 exhibitors featuring automated vehicles, robotics, drones and more. It starts May 2 and runs for … Continue reading

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Lidar News Today – April 19, 2016

The Lidar News Today enewsletter recapping the top events from last week is now available. This issue includes an important article on the impact of software on the lidar industry, highlights from last week’s IGTF and SPAR 3D conference, a … Continue reading

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The Consumers of Geospatial Information

Yesterday’s Frontier Day outreach program marked an important turning point for the ASPRS. By reaching out to the consumers of the geospatial technology and information that the members of ASPRS develop and produce a much broader audience is now being … Continue reading

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IGTF and SPAR 3D Conference Updates

As you can imagine with both the ASPRS IGTF and SPAR 3D to cover it is a challenge. I drove from Ft. Worth to the Woodlands and back yesterday. I arrived at SPAR 3D in time to hear a keynote … Continue reading

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Workshops, Meetings, Demos and Product Previews

The focus is on Texas this week with the ASPRS IGTF annual conference opening in Ft. Worth and SPAR 3D in the Woodlands on Monday. It’s about a 3.5 hour drive if you are considering attending both events. IGTF will … Continue reading

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