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Bluesky Maps the Impact of Vegetation on UK Power Networks Electricity Lines

Leicestershire, Oct. 7, 2015—Bluesky has completed a multi-million pound aerial mapping project to assess the impact of vegetation on the electricity network of East Anglia and the South East of England. Working on behalf of UK Power Networks, Bluesky undertook…

Illuminating Above and Below: LiDAR and GPR Form a Dynamic Data-Collection Duo

September 30, 2015 - in Feature, Featured

Mobile mapping platforms that capture detailed 3D views of infrastructure with LiDAR sensors are on the rise as an accepted best practice, particularly…

Surveying Solutions from Teledyne Optech at Esri Electric & Gas GIS Conference

September 28, 2015 - in Corporate, Energy

Sept. 28, 2015 — Teledyne Optech is pleased to announce that it will present innovative and efficient surveying solutions for infrastructure and asset…

SiTrack:One by Leica Geosystems First to Make Survey-grade 3D Point Clouds without GNSS for Efficient Rail Maintenance

September 16, 2015 - in Products, Rail, Sensors, Surveying/Mapping

STUTTGART, GERMANY/HEERBRUGG, SWITZERLAND, Sept. 16, 2015—Leica Geosystems released SiTrack:One, the highly-accurate rail track maintenance and refurbishment system incorporating the Leica ScanStation P40 to generate 3D point clouds, today at INTERGEO. SiTrack:One…

SBG Systems and Viametris to Present 3D Indoor Scanning System Aided by the Ellipse-A AHRS at Intergeo

September 10, 2015 - in Products, Surveying/Mapping

Rueil-Malmaison, France, Sept. 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…

New Mobile Surveying Solution from Teledyne Optech at INTERGEO 2015

September 8, 2015 - in Products, Roads, Surveying/Mapping

September 8, 2015 — Teledyne Optech is pleased to announce that its latest solutions for the productive and accurate collection of spatial data will be shown from September 15 to 19 at INTERGEO 2015 in Stuttgart, Germany, including a previously unrevealed solution…

In Anticipation of Next Generation Sensors for Auto Sector, Industry Leader Velodyne LiDAR Scales for Mass Production

MORGAN HILL, Calif., Aug. 31, 2015—Technology innovator Velodyne LiDAR today announced that the company is preparing to scale up for high-volume manufacturing of sensors for automotive applications, including self-driving cars. Velodyne is recognized worldwide…

New Maptek Laser Scanners Boost Underground Survey

August 26, 2015 - in Products, Surveying/Mapping

Underground mine operators can improve site safety and survey productivity with recent releases from Maptek. The updated I-Site 8200 laser scanners feature new tools and compatibility with Maptek Sentry surface tracking and Drive continuous survey systems.…

Infrastructure Outlook: What’s New in Reality Capture?

August 2, 2015 - in Column

New reality-capture technologies are gaining ground as firms realize that the flexibility offered by new tools can improve designs, reduce clashes and eliminate expensive site rework. Construction companies now use reality capture to monitor building projects…

Dewberry Team Wins the LCDR Peter Johnson Best Practices Award

June 26, 2015 - in Corporate, Sensors, Surveying/Mapping

Fairfax, Va., June 26, 2015—The NOAA Supplemental Sandy Topobathymetric Lidar and Imagery project received the LCDR Peter Johnson Best Practices Award at the Joint Airborne Lidar Bathymetry Technical Center of Expertise (JALBTCX) Annual Airborne Coastal…