Tag: UAV + Surveying
Westwood Professional Services Inc. completed the acquisition of San Antonio, Texas-based civil engineering firm, Coursen-Koehler Engineering & Associates.
The first time a Global Positioning System signal was received was in 1977. Now GPS is ubiquitous. In the introduction to his 2016 book Pinpoint — How GPS is changing technology, culture, and our minds, Greg Milner writes, “Nearly every spot on earth has a line of sight to at least four GPS satellites at all times.”
The organizers of International LiDAR Mapping Forum (ILMF), a technical conference and expo covering the newest airborne, terrestrial and underwater LiDAR as well as emerging remote-sensing and data collection tools and technologies, announced the 2017 conference program and presenters.
Leica Geosystems announced at Autodesk University 2016 the BLK360, a miniaturized black 3D imaging laser scanner that will be bundled with Autodesk’s ReCap 360 Pro and the new ReCap 360 Pro app for iPad.
Topcon Positioning Group and Bentley Systems announced joint intentions to connect cloud services. The companies’ CEOs presented new construction workflows designed to increase efficiency and productivity with enhanced integration between their respective cloud services.
Eos Systems Inc. introduced photogrammetry software optimized specifically for photographs taken with drones or unmanned aerial systems (UAS).
The $3.1 million Weehawken Recreational Pier, designed by McLaren Engineering Group in collaboration with RSC Architects, features a “pod” design with a series of platforms and interconnected walkways, providing a variety of destination points for visitors.
Michael Baker International completes Phase 1 of revitalization project to reconnect Pittsburgh’s Hill District...
Michael Baker International announced the completion of Phase I (Element I) of a multi-phase, design-services contract to establish the infrastructure for the sustainable redevelopment of the 28-acre site of Pittsburgh’s former Civic (Mellon) Arena. This infrastructure reestablishes a street grid that provides a historic first step reconnecting Hill District neighborhoods that have been separated since the 1950s, with downtown Pittsburgh.
3DR, North America's largest manufacturer of drone technologies for commercial and industrial use, announced the availability of Site Scan, 3DR's fully automated flagship aerial analytics platform as an integrated bundle with Sony's UMC-R10C camera.