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Next-generation Handheld ZEB-REVO Scanner Adds Speed and Simplicity

March 11, 2016 - in Products, Sensors

GeoSLAM are delighted to announce the launch of the ZEB-REVO – the next generation in our range of mobile, handheld 3D laser scanners. The ZEB-REVO builds upon the success of its predecessor, the award-winning ZEB1, with a faster scanner, even simpler operation…

Safway Group Introducing SafScan High Definition Laser Surveying

Safway is introducing SafScan™ High-Definition Laser Surveying, which can deliver very accurate, precise three-dimensional (3D) images of existing conditions…

Formby Surveys Declare ZEB1 Mobile Mapper ‘Game Changer’

November 27, 2013 - in Corporate, Sensors

Specialist land and property surveyors Formby Surveys has declared the ZEB1 mobile mapping system as a ‘game changer’! Following a trial of the world’s…

Shanghai Undergoes Geographic Census as Smart City Baseline

November 7, 2013 - in Feature, Featured, Modeling, Smart Cities

Shanghai is undertaking a geographic census, an ongoing data collection effort to capture the city's natural and built environment through 2015 as a means to establish their Smart City project. The Shanghai Institue of Surveying and Mapping will be collecting…

FARO Releases a New Focus3D X 330 Laser Scanner

October 10, 2013 - in Corporate, Sensors

FARO Technologies, Inc. announced today it has released the new FARO Laser Scanner Focus3D X 330. Building on the success of the FARO Laser Scanner Focus3D, the new Focus3D X 330 surpasses previous models in functionality and performance. With a range almost…

3D Laser Mapping Launch New Mobile Mapping Data Logger

August 22, 2013 - in Corporate, Sensors

3D Laser Mapping has made the ZEB1 mobile mapping system easier to use, more portable and more reliable with the inclusion of a unique data recording system. Launched in 2012 ZEB1 is the world’s first, truly mobile, hand held, rapid laser mapping system.…

Hitting the Point: A Simple Guideline for Contracting 3D Mapping Professionals

May 24, 2013 - in Column, Modeling

Recently, a few technologically specific themes have surfaced in the contemporary business world that all of us can relate to. Whether you are a surveyor, engineer, analyst, or somewhere in gray the topics of “the cloud”, “big data”, and “data mining”…

3D Laser Mapping Launch New Dimension Hand Held Laser Scanner

September 18, 2012 - in Projects

3D Laser Mapping has launched a revolutionary hand held laser scanner designed to make 3D capture more accessible. Developed by Mantis Vision, the MVC-F5 operates at speed, capturing millimetre accurate measurements in seconds. It can be used on the move and…

Point Clouds Emerge from the Shadows, No Longer ‘Always the Bridesmaid’

May 7, 2012 - in Column, Featured

How do you know when a new technology reaches maturity? When everyone knows what it is? When everyone uses it? When it is no longer the subject of special conversations, conferences, articles etc.? I am not sure, I don’t have the answer; this is not a rhetorical…

Point Clouds Emerge from the Shadows, No Longer 'Always the Bridesmaid'

May 7, 2012 - in Column, Featured

How do you know when a new technology reaches maturity? When everyone knows what it is? When everyone uses it? When it is no longer the subject of special conversations, conferences, articles etc.? I am not sure, I don’t have the answer; this is not a rhetorical…