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Less Expensive Field Data

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April 13, 2012

LiDAR Offers Faster, Less Expensive Field Data

The Missouri Department of Transportation is benefiting from a range of LiDAR-based mapping methods.     By George Kopp, P.E., Missouri Department of Transportation (http://www.modot.mo.gov/), Jefferson City, Mo. ollecting data to design Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) projects can be time consuming and expensive. Traditional field data collection also can place employees dangerously close to