September 27, 2015
LiDAR data—if collected, analyzed and disseminated to local residents and policy makers—can be invaluable in mapping landslide hazards. In turn, such mapping can greatly help mitigate the consequences of landslides.
September 14, 2015
September 14, 2015 — Just in time for INTERGEO 2015, the Potree software was released in its latest 1.3 version. Potree is a WebGL based point cloud viewer for very large datasets. The Potree software allows to publish large LiDAR point clouds on the Web such that anyone can explore the data with nothing more
September 8, 2015
Rueil-Malmaison, France, September 8, 2015 – SBG SYSTEMS joins VIAMETRIS to present at the INTERGEO trade show, the new generation of the “iMMS”, called now “iMS 3D”, a mobile 3D indoor scanner generating continuous 3D point clouds. For this brand new model, VIAMETRIS chose SBG SYSTEMS’ miniature AHRS, the Ellipse-A. VIAMETRIS keeps innovating with a
September 4, 2015
Richmond, VA, September 4, 2015 - The Richmond International Airport (RIC) contracted with Timmons Group, a national geospatial consulting firm to design and implement an Enterprise GIS. The Enterprise GIS will support Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Airports GIS (AGIS) Compliance & Reporting requirements (FAR77 and eALPs) and airport operations including; Operations and Planning, Real Estate,
September 3, 2015
NEW YORK, September 3, 2015 - The term 'LiDAR' is an acronym for 'Light Detection and Ranging', which has been derived from the common term 'RADAR'. LiDAR technology has been around in the military and research circles, since the early 1960s. A typical LiDAR system mainly consists of three major components, namely laser sensor, global
August 25, 2015
August 25, 2015 — The Capturing Reality Forum focuses on the technologies of laser scanning, LiDAR and 3D data capture, combining the best of SPAR Europe and ELMF. The conference committee are delighted to report an overwhelming response to the Call for Papers with 110 abstracts submitted from 24 countries! The committee will now peer
August 19, 2015
Bethesda, Md., August 19, 2015 — The American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) certification program announces the launch of a Professional and Technologist LIDAR Certification, the Certified Mapping Scientists, Lidar (CMS, Lidar) and the Certified Lidar Technologist (CLT). The Certified Mapping Scientist, Lidar certification is described as: A professional involved in lidar systems design
August 18, 2015
Under its Geospatial Products and Services Contract with the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Dewberry is executing a task order to evaluate two new forms of LiDAR to determine if single-photon LiDAR (SPL) and Geiger-mode LiDAR (GML) can satisfy USGS LiDAR Base Specification version 1.2 for quality level (QL2) LiDAR for use in the USGS 3D Elevation Program (3DEP).