Monthly Archives: January 2012

ASPRS Hot Topics Opens ILMF 2012

The ASPRS LiDAR Division will be hosting the 2 hour pre-conference Hot Topics session Monday morning at ILMF 2012 Continue reading

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Heading to Denver for ILMF 2012

The LiDAR News team is making its way to Denver, Colorado for ILMF 2012 Continue reading

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Laser Scanning at the NY Stock Exchange

MJ Engineering and Land Survey created this short, but interesting video of structural components modeled in Revit from the floor of the NY Stock Exchange. Continue reading

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Hexagon Acquires MicroSurvey

For those who remember the early days of the PC MicroSurvey has been a player in the surveying software market since the beginning Continue reading

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Keystone XL Pipeline Permit Denied

including the use of DIAL – differential absorption LiDAR to monitor for leaks and other geospatial technologies to insure that this project could be built and operated without damaging the environment. Continue reading

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Tom Greaves Named Executive Director of CyArk

Tom brings his many years in the 3D laser scanning industry to the CyArk organization and mission. Continue reading

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International Conference on Cultural Heritage

will investigate cultural heritage research and practice in one of the most famous archeological areas of the world. Continue reading

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Update on Indoor Laser Scan Robot

In this case the LiDAR-equipped robot is being used to create a 3D laser scan thermal model enhanced with color information from thermal and optical cameras. Continue reading

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3D Laser Scanning For Heritage

The primary aims of this project were to develop and support best practice in laser scanning for archaeology and architecture Continue reading

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Mobile Robot Maps Castle

In this the ARIADNE robot explores castle Birlinghoven in Sankt Augustin and builds a 3D map of the castle. Continue reading

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