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Highly precise Leica Lino ML180 Saves Costs with Smart One-man Operation

June 7, 2016 - in Construction, Products, Sensors

Heerbrugg, Switzerland, June 7, 2016—Leica Geosystems, industry leader in measurement technology, released today the new multi-line laser Leica Lino ML180. The new laser combines high accuracy with ease of use by adding automatic Smart Targeting,  the new…

Topcon Announces New TP-L5 Pipe Laser Series

February 3, 2015 - in Pipelines, Products, Surveying/Mapping

LIVERMORE, Calif., CAPELLE A/D IJSSEL, The Netherlands, Feb. 3, 2015—Topcon Positioning Group announces that it has upgraded its entire line of pipe…

GE and ike(GPS) Improve Utility Worker Efficiency with Mobile MapSight Device

December 19, 2013 - in Corporate, Energy, Maintenance, Products

Improving field utility worker efficiency and building on its advanced utility asset measurement offering, GE's Digital Energy business has announced…

ikeGPS Brings Laser Measurement to the Smartphone

October 6, 2013 - in Feature, Featured, Products, Sensors

ikeGPS, makers of field measurement technology and solutions for utilities, has unveiled a new product that attaches to a smartphone in order to take laser measurements. The specifications and background about the new Spike device has been posted as a Kickstarter…

Autodesk Unveils New Autodesk Point Layout Software to Boost Accuracy and Productivity at Construction Sites

August 21, 2013 - in Construction, Corporate

Autodesk, Inc.  (NASDAQ:ADSK) has completed the acquisition of technology assets from Colorado-based Get The Point, LLC and today introduced Autodesk Point Layout, new software for layout at construction sites. The move strengthens Autodesk’s construction…

RIEGL Speeds up Accident Investigation:
 Proven Time Savings of Up to 50%

May 28, 2013 - in Corporate, Modeling, Transportation

When it comes to accident investigation and rapid deployment scene capture, time is of the essence. Fast data capture, fast turnaround time to clear a scene, and fast data processing is vital to reducing field time, increasing safety, and delivering precise…

3D Laser Mapping Launches Mobile Indoor Mapping System

November 10, 2012 - in Corporate, Facility Management, Maintenance

3D Laser Mapping has signed an exclusive agreement to distribute what is thought to be the world’s first, truly mobile, hand held, rapid laser mapping system. Developed by CSIRO, Australia’s national science agency and licenced from GeoSLAM (a UK based…

3D Mobile Laser Mapping Takes Off in Japan

October 25, 2012 - in Corporate, Modeling, Transportation

Japan has recently taken delivery of its sixth mobile laser mapping system from 3D Laser Mapping. StreetMapper, the world’s most accurate mobile laser mapping system, uses vehicle mounted sensors to achieve highly accurate measurements while travelling at…

3D Systems Buys Rapidform

October 10, 2012 - in Corporate, Modeling

3D Systems  (NYSE:DDD) announced today that it acquired Rapidform, a leading global provider of 3D scan-to-CAD and inspection software tools, located in Seoul, South Korea for $35 million in cash, subject to final closing adjustments. Rapidform’s reverse…

3D-Documentation Simplifies Facility Management

May 8, 2012 - in Facility Management, Projects

FARO announces new state-of-the-art 3D Documentation technology. Modern laser scanners such as the FARO Focus3D create three dimensional building documentation in conjunction with popular CAD-software – accurately and cost effectively. With up to a million…