3D Mobile Mapping Technology Inspires Positive Change

Future Proofing Singapore Singapore is home to some of the most profitable financial services, manufacturing and oil-refining corporations in the world. An island state just off the coast of southern Malaysia, its small size has clearly not impeded the success of residents or firms choosing to locate themselves there. But with its accomplishments come some very specific challenges for a […]

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Digital Preservation – Saving our Past to Enrich the Future

The idea of using computer technologies to aid digital visualisation, preservation and reconstruction is not new. Traditionally, manual 3D modelling techniques were used to reconstruct various historical events, object or people. While being a useful tool in visualization, manual 3D modelling techniques could do just as much when it concerned itself with complex artefacts or sites due to the issues […]

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SITECO’s NEW Products at Intergeo 2017

18 September 2017, Bologna, Italy – SITECO Infomatica SRL will be attending Intergeo 2017 in Berlin, Hall 2.1, Stand A2.038, showcasing their exciting new hardware and software releases. Featured products will include the new Road-Scanner C equipped with the S series Faro Focus laser-scanners. Road-Scanner C is the first mobile mapping system equipped with the powerful and rugged models of […]

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RIEGL Scanners Used for Collision Investigation in Australia

After serious road traffic collisions, it is standard practice to accurately document forensic evidence in an objective and timely manner. This evidence recovery process can be stressful and time-consuming, especially in conditions where hundreds or thousands of vehicles are lined up and waiting. The Victoria police force, Australia, are using two RIEGL VZ-400i terrestrial laser scanners with Nikon D810 cameras […]

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Orbit GT to showcase new v18 for Mobile, UAS, Indoor and Aerial Mapping at Intergeo, Berlin

Lokeren, Belgium, September 15 th , 2017 Orbit GT showcases v18 of its Desktop and Server products for 3D Mapping at next week’s Intergeo, Berlin. “I’m thrilled to announce version 18 to be shown at Intergeo, Berlin”, says Peter Bonne, CEO of Orbit GT. “Version 18 of our Desktop and Server portfolio bundles all our expertise domains in a single […]

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Blue Marble to Offer Helicopter Rides Around Los Angeles at its Upcoming User Conference

Hallowell, Maine – September 15, 2017 – Blue Marble Geographics (www.bluemarblegeo.com) is pleased to announce that it is offering several attendees at its upcoming User Conference in Los Angeles a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to tour the city from the air. Held in partnership with Blue Marble partner GEO1, the Blue Marble User Conference (BMUC) will include an onsite drawing to select […]

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Orbit GT and Genmap, Argentina, sign Reseller Agreement

Lokeren, Belgium, September 12 th , 2017. Orbit GT is happy to announce that Genmap, Argentina, has joined as Authorized Reseller of Orbit GT 3D Mapping products. “We’re very pleased to onboard Argentina’s Genmap S.A. as our new Reseller”, says Peter Bonne, CEO of Orbit GT. “As one of Argentina’s top geospatial companies, we’re looking forward to a great co-operation […]

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Arithmetica Announces New License Options Ahead of Pointfuse V3 Launch

Shepperton Studios, London, 11 September 2017 – Arithmetica, the company behind Pointfuse point cloud conversion software, has announced a new monthly licensing option for Pointfuse V3 which will be released later this month.  Suited towards project-specific usage, Pointfuse now offers a monthly licensing option. Pointfuse V3 will be available for download, with the new licensing option, from the 18th September at […]

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PrecisionHawk Brings Leading Drone LiDAR Solution to Market

Hires LiDAR expert Jamie Young as Director of LiDAR Services RALEIGH, N.C., Sept. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — PrecisionHawk, a provider of advanced commercial drone technologies, is making strategic moves to provide its customers with a drone LiDAR solution that matches or exceeds standard manned aircraft data outputs. The company’s first move was to hire LiDAR expert Jamie Young as Director of […]

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The 3D Elevation Program— Landslide Recognition, Hazard Assessment, and Mitigation Support

3D Elevation Information Underpins Our Understanding of Landslides A core mission of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) is to provide information that leads to reduced loss of life and damage to property and infrastructure from landslides. Gathering this information relies on a detailed and accurate understanding of the landscape. The USGS Landslide Hazards Program (https://www.usgs.gov/science/mission-areas/ natural-hazards/landslide-hazards) conducts landslide hazard assessments, […]

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RECORD SIX MONTHS FOR GEOSLAM THANKS TO BOOM IN “DIGITAL ENGINEERING”

GeoSLAM, the experts in “go-anywhere” 3D mobile mapping technology, has reported a strong six months of growth, with sales increasing by 150% when compared with 2016/17. The first half of 2017 also saw the UK-based company double staff numbers, with notable senior appointments including Richard Betts as the new CEO and John Allan as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. […]

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MAPPS Member Firms Provide Geospaial Data and Services for Hurricane Harvey Responses and Recovery

Reston, VA – MAPPS, the national association of private sector geospatial firms, is pleased to announce that several of its member firms are assisting with response and recovery activities in Texas and other locations affected by Hurricane Harvey, providing aerial imagery, surveying, mapping and other valuable data and services. ” In all aspects of emergency management, geospatial data and tools […]

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Blue Marble Provides Free Copies of Global Mapper to Organizations Responding to Hurricane Harvey

Hallowell, Maine – September 1, 2017 – Blue Marble Geographics (bluemarblegeo.com) is pleased to announce that it is offering free licenses of Global Mapper to assist in the clean-up and recovery process in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. Any agency or organization that is providing an essential service in response to this catastrophic storm can simply email info@bluemarblegeo.com to request […]

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