LIDAR

How to Monitor an Active Volcano?

Scientists at the USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory (HVO) largely rely on aerial data collection for making maps of ongoing eruptions at Kīlauea, but for...

GIS helps archaeologists trace a mother’s journey

“The tasks of paleontologists and classical historians and archaeologists are remarkably similar — to excavate, decipher and bring to life the tantalizing remnants of...

Get to Know the Leica BLK2FLY and Leica BLK ARC

Q&A with BLK ARC Senior Product Engineer Valentina Albano: What does “ARC” in BLK ARC stand for? ARC is short for Autonomous Reality Capture. The BLK...

Fugro Delivers Seabed Geodata, Employs Wind Lidar Buoys

Fugro has completed a geotechnical site characterization project for DRA Global as part of the proposed expansion of the port of Richards Bay in South Africa. DRA Global...

GM Invests In AI Technology That Can Enhance Radar Accuracy 100 Times For ADAS

General Motors’ venture capital arm has made a multi-million-dollar investment in radar, betting on artificial intelligence (AI) technology by a U.S. startup called Oculii...

Ford Will Use Boston Dynamics Robots As Mobile Lidar To Map Car Assembly Plants

Ford is going to employ two of Boston Dynamics’ “Spot” robots, which are four-legged, dog-like walking robots that weigh roughly 70 lbs each, to...

What Is 3D Visualization?

Visualization through visual imagery has been an effective way to communicate both abstract and concrete ideas since the dawn of humanity. Visualization is any...

Agisoft Metashape Pro And 3D Pluraview Monitors Enable For 3D-Stereo Photogrammetry

Where classic surveying reaches its limits, the 3D photogrammetry application Agisoft Metashape Pro is being used, often in a combination with so-called 'drones' or...

Lidar Needs Radar And Cameras For Autonomous Vehicle Safety

Despite the efforts of leading OEMs, fully autonomous (“Level 4”) cars have not yet arrived. While the industry is still working to get Level...

Webinar: The Rehabilitation Of A Railroad Tunnel Using Reconstructor

The Essential Support Of 3d Technology In Infrastructure Projects The survey of railroad tunnels is deemed to be critical for a number of reasons. Cross-sections,...

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What was the Sandy Island’s [Mystery]? And How was solved?

The ‘ghost island’, Sandy Island, is back in the spotlight today despite the fact that its mystery was definitively solved in 1979. During a...

KLM Airlines Adopts Matterport Digital Twins to Transform Ground Operations and Engage Passengers

World’s longest running airline uses library of Matterport digital twins to improve operating efficiencies April 26, 2022 SUNNYVALE, Calif., -- Matterport, Inc. (Nasdaq: MTTR), the leading...

5 Reasons to attend GEO Business this May

Wednesday 18 May marks the return of GEO Business. The two-day event is a must-attend for anyone who wants to learn how to unlock...

Epic Games introduces new 3D photogrammetry app RealityScan

In addition to its work in the game dev space, Epic Games is on the cutting edge of technology, as evidenced by Unreal Engine...

LiDAR vs RADAR: What’s the Difference?

While the “LiDAR vs RADAR” question may seem confusing at first, the difference between the two isn’t really incredibly complicated. We’d like to make...