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Bluesky Expands Service with Integrated LiDAR, Thermal and High-Resolution Camera Sensor

October 7, 2013 - in Corporate, Sensors

Using a state of the art airborne mapping system, aerial surveying company Bluesky is expanding its international operations. The integrated system, developed by Optech, includes a LiDAR and fully integrated thermal sensor and high resolution camera.  Already…

Mapping the Maya: Technology Integration Captures Cultural Heritage

September 18, 2013 - in Feature, Featured, Modeling

To set the stage of this essay I would ask each reader to think back to a time in their life when they were asked “what do I want to do when I grow…

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,…

High-Resolution Imagery Aids Planning for Britain's High-Speed Rail Network

March 22, 2013 - in Modeling, Planning, Rail, Transportation

As detailed planning gets under way for Britain’s new high speed rail network HS2 Ltd turned to Blom to survey the UK’s largest ever infrastructure project. With experience of working on prestigious projects, including the original Channel Tunnel Rail…

Robots and Lasers Document Philadelphia's Underground Infrastructure

Center City in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is a confluence of transportation, shopping, business, and government agency activity, with several multilevel spaces (including underground) within a few blocks. The City of Philadelphia is committed to encouraging…