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This digital elevation model was created by aerial imagery using Autodesk ReCap 360.

UAS & The Combo that Opens Access

The most logical integration of technologies for surveyors is combining 3D laser scanning with UAVs. It’s no secret that many geospatial professionals are enamored with unmanned aerial systems (UAS). For many years, the pros and cons of deploying small UAS for mapping and surveying, along with their ongoing regulatory discussions, have been well researched and...

The RiCOPTER UAS with VUX-SYS lidar is the first integrated survey-grade laser scanner-UAS.

Shedding Light on Lidar

RIEGL USA’s CEO talks about the important trends in the lidar profession.  For an inside look at the lidar profession, Heights interviewed James Van Rens, CEO of RIEGL USA. RIEGL provides a wide range of lidar scanning solutions for the aerial mapping and surveying profession, as well as mobile and terrestrial scanning applications. Van Rens...

xyHt News Links: 2/26/16

Vexcel Imaging GmbH – Ownership Change Trimble Adds Scalable GNSS Receiver to its Geospatial Portfolio RIEGL Laser Measurement Systems (Austria) and Aeroscout (Switzerland) are excited to announce a strategic partnership between companies Trimble Adds Scalable GNSS Receiver to its Geospatial Portfolio NEW RIEGL High-Speed Mobile Mapping Turnkey Systems Launched at ILMF 2016 Teledyne Optech Press...

xyHt News Links: 02/19/16

End-user Requirements for Satellite Imagery/Analytics from the Agriculture, Mining and Forestry Industries Seafloor Announces the Launch of Their Autonomous Surface Vehicles u-blox brings GNSS RTK precision to the mass market TerraGo and Eos Positioning partner on next-generation GPS/GNSS solutions DJI propulsion system aimed at industry, aerial imaging New ‘laspublish’ creates Web Portals for 3D Viewing...

These high-quality 3D CAD models were extracted from Arsenal project point cloud data.

3D Overnight

Surveying the Arsenal Interlocking rail corridor in Philadelphia safely and efficiently with mobile lidar. An old section of the Pennsylvania railroad called the Arsenal Interlocking is now one of the busiest segments of rail for the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transit Authority (Septa) regional rail system. A high volume of trains operates in this territory due to the...

xyHt News Links: 1/29/16

SAM Announces Leadership Promotions OGC announces Arctic Spatial Data Infrastructure Project Topcon to feature mobile solutions center at World of Concrete Major Update of RIEGL’s Terrestrial Laser Scanning Software Suite Now Available Bluesky Boosts Drone Survey Offering with Cyberhawk Partnership FAA hits 3,000 exemptions, 300,000 registrations for UAVs Advanced Navigation releases GNSS/INS post-processing software Eos...