In support of ongoing efforts to provide efficient, cloud-ready, open-data formats for the use of LiDAR data, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) National Geospatial Program and its associated 3D Elevation Program is transitioning all of its LiDAR data distribution files to LAZ format by September 30, 2018.
Drawing on countless projects, a video by IMAGINiT Technologies shows the top five user fails to avoid when it comes to reality capture technologies.
A 3D model created by Autodesk will be used during restoration of the Eiffel Tower grand site — all 2.4 square kilometers of it. The model will be used by the Paris Council to engage with the public during the design and construction process
NavVis said its new M6 is a next-generation indoor mobile mapping system that overcomes the scalability and data quality constraints of today’s reality capture technology.
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) announced the first round of recipients of the 2018 partnership awards for the 3D Elevation Program.
Flooding is the leading cause of Presidential disaster declarations. On average, the water hazard has resulted in more than 80 fatalities and cost the U.S. nearly $8 billion annually.
Dave Maune, Ph.D., PSM, PS, GS, CP, CFM, was presented with the Outstanding Personal Achievement Award in LiDAR at the 2018 International LiDAR Mapping Forum (ILMF) in Denver. Maune was selected out of nearly 80 nominations.
raSmith received a 2018 State Finalist Award from the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC), Wisconsin Chapter, for the Taylor Hill water reservoir project. To accurately and efficiently complete a structural evaluation, raSmith’s staff used a unique combination of traditional and contemporary equipment and methods.
The USGS 3D Elevation Program (3DEP) team was selected as the recipient of the 2018 “LiDAR Leader Award”, presented Feb. 5 at the International LiDAR Mapping Forum in Denver.