Global Mapper SDK and LiDAR Module SDK v18.2 Released with Support for Cloud-Based Data Management Using Amazon Simple Storage Service

Hallowell, Maine – June 27, 2017 – Blue Marble Geographics (www.bluemarblegeo.com) is pleased to announce the immediate availability of version 18.2 of the Global Mapper Software Development Kit (SDK) along with the Global Mapper LiDAR Module SDK. Released in conjunction with the desktop version of the application, this powerful developer’s toolkit shares many of the software’s functional enhancements and performance improvements. Some of […]

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Global Mapper LiDAR Module v18.2 Now Available with New Hydro-Flattening Capability

Hallowell, Maine – June 21, 2017 – Blue Marble Geographics (www.bluemarblegeo.com) is pleased to announce the immediate availability of an update to the Global Mapper LiDAR Module. Released in conjunction with Global Mapper version 18.2, Blue Marble’s popular GIS software, the latest edition of the Module includes support for hydro-flattening from 3D lines or polygons when creating a terrain surface; several new LiDAR […]

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Global Mapper LiDAR Module v18.2 Now Available with New Hydro-Flattening Capability

  Hallowell, Maine – June 21, 2017 – Blue Marble Geographics (www.bluemarblegeo.com) is pleased to announce the immediate availability of an update to the Global Mapper LiDAR Module. Released in conjunction with Global Mapper version 18.2, Blue Marble’s popular GIS software, the latest edition of the Module includes support for hydro-flattening from 3D lines or polygons when creating a terrain surface; several new […]

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Survey and Mapping Company Partners with Leading Unmanned and Manned Flight Service Experts

June 19, 2017 Richmond, CA, June 19, 2017– GeoWing Mapping, Inc. has formed a strategic partnership with SkyIMD, Inc. of Richmond, CA, and Hawk Aerial, LLC, of Napa, CA. The combined capabilities of the partners extend the range of services, sensors, and platforms, and provide each partner with the ability to offer their clients a solution that starts with fast […]

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The Chase Through Time Project at Cannock Chase

Great War practice trenches, evidence of prehistoric enclosures and medieval mining pits are amongst the exciting archaeological remains revealed on Cannock Chase, Staffordshire, UK in a new lidar project. Staffordshire County Council, in partnership with Historic England, is exploring this fascinating archaeological landscape as part of the Heritage Lottery funded ‘Chase Through Time’ project. Cannock Chase was designated in 1958 […]

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Orbit GT releases UAS Mapping v17.1 with Cloud Upload feature at UAV Expo, Brussels

Lokeren, Belgium, June 16th, 2017. Orbit GT releases v17.1 of its UAS Mapping desktop product including the all-new Upload to the Cloud feature. It is available for download today from our website www.orbitgt.com. “This upgrade includes the capability to upload any UAS Mapping content directly to www.3dmapping.cloud, our SaaS based sharing and collaboration platform”, says Peter Bonne, CEO of Orbit […]

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Orbit GT and Geotecnologias, Costa Rica, sign Reseller Agreement

Lokeren, Belgium, April 30th, 2017 Orbit GT is happy to announce that Geotecnologias, Costa Rica, has joined as Authorized Reseller of Orbit GT Mobile Mapping products. “We’re very pleased to join with Geotecnologias as our new Reseller”, says Peter Bonne, CEO of Orbit GT. “Geotecnologias is a well respected company and we welcome them in our Partnership. We’re looking forward […]

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Blue Marble to Conduct LiDAR Workshop and User Group Meeting in Conjunction with the Esri UC in San Diego

Hallowell, Maine – June 13, 2017 – Blue Marble Geographics (www.bluemarblegeo.com) is pleased to announce that it will be hosting two events in San Diego during the week of the annual Esri User Conference. The latest stop in the 2017 Blue Marble User Conference (BMUC) series will take place on Thursday, July 13 and a one-day, hands-on LiDAR workshop will be […]

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Open Source Point Cloud Web Services with Greyhound

Hobu, Inc. has been leading the development of open source LiDAR processing tools for almost ten years, starting first with our libLAS project and evolving those tools to the more general PDAL point cloud processing library. We recently developed open source tools with business friendly licensing for point cloud data organization (Entwine) and web services (Greyhound). In this article, I […]

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Congrats! – JALBTCX Technical Award for RIEGL

June 7, 2017 RIEGL has received Sebastian Sizgoric Technical Achievement Award at this year’s JALBTCX conference in Savannah, Georgia! The recipient of the Sebastian Sizgoric Technical Achievement Award will have made a major contribution in the field of LiDAR bathymetry and airborne coastal mapping and charting within the past two years. This year’s award has been given to RIEGL honoring […]

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GEO Business just gets better and better

Press Release Issued: 12 June 2017 For immediate release “GEO Business just gets better and better” – UK’s biggest geospatial event 
reports record attendance for 2017 London was the capital of the geospatial world last month – as GEO Business returned to the Business Design Centre in Islington, on 23-24 May, to showcase the best new products, services and solutions […]

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RIEGL is Making the Difference – Interview with Kiewit Corporation’s Jonathan Beaty

RIEGL is Making the Difference Jonathan Beaty, Field Services and CAD Support Coordinator Kiewit Corporation is an employee-owned Fortune 500 contractor based in Omaha, Nebraska. Privately held, it is one of the largest contractors in the world. Jonathan Beaty is based in Lenexa, Kansas where he is Field Services and CAD Coordinator for Kiewit. Lidar News recently interviewed Jonathan to […]

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