March 3, 2015
The National Ecological Observation Network (NEON) recently released new sample data from its Airborne Observation Platform. The full-waveform light detection and ranging (LiDAR) data are collected using light energy to measure object heights on the ground; assess plant density and species; and map buildings, power lines and other infrastructure.
October 23, 2014
VAUGHAN, Ont., Canada, Oct. 20, 2014—Optech is pleased to announce that it will be showcasing significant new developments at the ChinterGEO2014 exhibition to be held October 25 to 27 at the Nanchang International Exhibition Center in Nanchang City, China. Optech’s presence will highlight a new airborne sensor, improvements to cameras, and integrated UAV/terrestrial scanner solutions,
September 30, 2014
VAUGHAN, ON, Canada, Sept. 30, 2014—Optech is pleased to announce the latest addition to its innovative line of airborne laser terrain mappers, the ALTM Galaxy. The Optech ALTM Galaxy rivals dual-beam sensors for point density and collection efficiency. Galaxy is a giant leap forward in productivity and technology innovation that truly raises the bar in