Monthly Archives: October 2013

When Will Driverless Cars Be Commonplace?

For one thing, many of the sensors and computers found in BMW’s car, and in other prototypes, are too expensive to be deployed widely. Continue reading

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Philippine Disaster Reduction Planners Using LiDAR

The Philippines is one of the most disaster-prone countries in the world. Its location in the Pacific places it on tectonic plates, making it vulnerable to earthquakes, as well as tropical cyclones and heavy rain. Over the years, various geo-hazard … Continue reading

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GeoDigital Teams with Goolge on Utility Corridor Management Webinar

To learn more about their Google Maps Engine – powered Precision Corridor Management -PCM solution they are hosting a webinar on November 13, 2013 at 11:30 AM EST. Continue reading

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Introducing Snoopy – The Flexible Mobile Mapping System

Snoopy is designed to be easy to build and maintain, ultra easy to use and transport, very configurable with INS and scanners, and affordable. Continue reading

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Getting the Most Out of Your Next Geospatial Data Collection Project

After leaving this session you’ll be equipped to help your geospatial consultant better understand what solutions to develop for your needs. Continue reading

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3D Laser Scanning Market – By Devices

The global 3D Scanning market is estimated to grow from an estimated $2.06 billion in 2013 to $4.08 billion by 2018, at an estimated CAGR of 14.6% from 2013 to 2018.

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Bentley Systems Year in Infrastructure 2013

The projects being presented and discussed here represent many of the most sophisticated infrastructure projects being built around the world. Continue reading

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FARO – 3D Disruptive Innovator

Borrowing from Clayton Christensen’s “The Innovator’s Dilemma” Jay Freeland, CEO and President opened the 2nd FARO 3D Documentation Conference by stating that FARO’s mantra is to be the “disruptive innovator”. I believe most of the 250+ in attendance yesterday would … Continue reading

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How LiDAR is Tranforming the World

It’s always interesting to read an article by someone outside of our industry as they are not drinking the Kool Aid like the rest of us. Continue reading

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Wide Area Airborne LiDAR Scanner

The video also provides insight into the operation of this sophisticated technology. Continue reading

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