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.
PROCESSMONITOR LIVE, a LiDAR-based platform from geospatial specialist 3D Laser Mapping, provides real-time, automated measurements of underground surfaces.
The ASPRS and Microdrones Workshop Day will take place Feb. 8 in the Hyatt Regency Denver at the Colorado Convention Center, the same hotel hosting the ILMF and ASPRS conference. The two workshops are intended for geospatial professionals, business owners, and academics who are interested in learning about new developments in aerial LiDAR.
A California Sea Grant-funded study provides the largest analysis of cliff erosion throughout the state and provides a new hazard index for determining which areas are at most risk.
NV5 Global, Inc., a provider of professional and technical engineering and consulting solutions, acquired Skyscene, LLC, a provider of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) flight services headquartered in San Diego.
Research on autonomous vehicles is leading to new technological advancements in sensing accuracy and driving capabilities, but with vehicle improvements comes an increased cost.
A geospatial technology specialist is launching a campaign to give free access to LiDAR data to showcase the capabilities of a new generation of mobile mapping systems. 3D Laser Mapping will be offering open access to point cloud data that can be viewed and manipulated using GIS software.
A researcher at the Texas A&M Transportation Institute (TTI) has come up with an automated way of determining how well ditches found along Texas roads and highways are handling rainwater as it flows off the pavement.
InfraDrone LLC launched its proprietary APA System designed to take the use of drones to new levels by equipping the drones with highly sophisticated cameras, imaging, and nondestructive evaluation technology and applying proprietary machine learning analytics to interpret the data effectively.