Thiess invests in Maptek I-Site laser scanner for Oyu Tolgoi project in Mongoliaa


FOR RELEASE October 18, 2017 Thiess invests in Maptek I-Site laser scanner for Oyu Tolgoi project in Mongoliaa Maptek and IT Experts LLC have delivered an I-Site 8200 3D laser scanning system to Thiess for the 
Oyu Tolgoi copper and gold project in Mongolia’s South Gobi Desert. Thiess, in joint venture with local contractor Khishig Arvin, is delivering the boxcut and decline […]

Read more

Conference Goes to Asia for the First Time


News Release Press Contact: Gail McGrew +1 610 458 2752 Follow us on Twitter: @BentleySystems Bentley Systems 2017 Year in Infrastructure Conference to be Held in Singapore Oct. 10-12 Conference Goes to Asia for the First Time; Singapore is Recognized Globally for Its BIM Advancements and Innovation in Infrastructure EXTON, Pa., U.S.A. – Oct. 17, 2016 – Bentley Systems, […]

Read more

RIEGL Products News at Intergeo 2016


Read the Press Release NEW RIEGL VQ-1560i Dual LiDAR Channel Airborne Laser Scanning System Ideally suited for airborne surveying missions from ultra-wide area, high altitude mapping to mapping of complex urban environments and city modeling   NEW RIEGL miniVUX-1UAV LiDAR Sensor an entry-level addition to RIEGL’s state of the art UAV-based LiDAR sensor portfolio   NEW RIEGL BDF-1 Bathymetric Depth […]

Read more

Alliance of Tropical Forest Mappers


A new international Alliance of companies makes forest mapping expertise more accessible across the tropics. SCOTLAND/UNITED KINGDOM, 5th October 2016 – Four expert survey companies have come together to become the world’s first pan-tropical forest mapping alliance.This ambitious venture will improve access to expert forest mappers throughout the tropics thanks to a groundbreaking memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed between Carbomap, […]

Read more

Opposable Thumbs versus Fingers


Thanks to Jeff Fagerman at Lidar USA for this article. Really, which is more important and useful, a thumb or a finger? Your thumb is undoubtedly more flexible and the largest of your “fingers.” You have four fingers and only one thumb on each hand. The thumb and the fingers all share common features. They each have hinged joints that […]

Read more



GeoSLAM unveils ZEB-CAM, a new add-on option for the ZEB-REVO mobile indoor mapping system. ZEB-CAM integrates seamlessly with the existing ZEB-REVO and allows imagery to be captured simultaneously alongside scan data. With an integrated inertial sensor ZEB-CAM utilises optical flow technology to accurately synchronise the acquired imagery to the point cloud data. Mark Reid GeoSLAM’s COO said “At GeoSLAM we […]

Read more

Focused on 3D


The Firm Since its inception in 1995, Chustz Surveying, Inc. has continued to grow through hard work and client satisfaction. They began by providing surveying and mapping services as a sub-contractor for a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (New Orleans District) project with only a pickup truck and a single boat. From that point on, Chustz has invested in the […]

Read more



6 October, 2016, Bologna, Italy – SITECO Infomatica SRL will be attending Intergeo 2016 in Hamburg, Hall A3 booth F3.013, showcasing their exciting new hardware and software releases. Featured products will include the recently launched Sky-Scanner airborne lidar and imaging system, suitable for automated deployment on most commercial duty UAV’s and manned fixed or rotary winged aircraft. Its level of […]

Read more

GeoSLAM and Blackdog Sign Partnership Agreement


Date: 4th October 2016 – For immediate Issue GeoSLAM and Blackdog Robotics sign partnership agreement to supply unmanned mobile indoor mapping solutions GeoSLAM Ltd, the UK based pioneers of SLAM based mobile indoor mapping systems, and Blackdog Robotics, a leading US manufacturer of modular robots, have joined forces to offer Law enforcement, first responders, and the Military a unique rapid […]

Read more

US Army Research Laboratory Launches On-Line Technology Store

October 4, 2016 Press Release – For Immediate Release For more information contact: Dan Swanson, TechLink Technology Manager (406-994-7736),, or Austin Leach, TechLink Technology Manager (406-994-7707), Web: US Army Research Laboratory Launches On-Line Technology Store Have you ever wondered how to tap into cutting-edge technology from the Department of Defense to make your business more competitive and […]

Read more

Don’t Let Your Robot Fall Down the Stairs!


Why Negative Obstacle Detection Using Lidar is a Must for Mobile Robots Lidar is often used in robotics to detect objects obstructing the robot’s path and allow the robot to plan an alternative route around the obstacle to avoid collision. In a growing number of indoor robotics applications, it is also necessary for mobile robots to be able to detect […]

Read more

FLIR Systems to Acquire Point Grey Research, Inc. for $253 Million


FLIR Systems to Acquire Point Grey Research, Inc. for $253 Million Acquisition expands FLIR’s presence in machine vision, intelligent imaging for retail analytics, and visible spectrum camera solutions. WILSONVILLE, OR, October 3, 2016 – FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) announced today that it has reached a definitive asset purchase agreement to acquire the business of Point Grey Research, Inc., a […]

Read more

NM Group become first to test Beyond-Visual-Line-of-Sight LiDAR UAV for electricity transmission in USA

In July 2016, a Midwest utility completed a project with NM Group to deploy an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) with LiDAR technology testing its suitability for vegetation compliance analysis. This project was the first time a LiDAR equipped UAV has been tested Beyond Visual Line of Site (BVLOS) for a power utility. The project demonstrated the suitability of LiDAR scanning […]

Read more

Trimble Launches New Portfolio of Wireless IoT Sensors for Water Monitoring

Trimble 250

Trimble Launches New Portfolio of Wireless IoT Sensors for Water Monitoring Battery-Powered Sensors Leverage LoRa Wireless Technology for Low-Power, Long-Range Communications NEW ORLEANS, Sept. 26, 2016—Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) introduced today its Telog® 41 Series of wireless, battery-powered sensors for water monitoring applications. These new Internet of Things (IoT) sensors use innovative, low-power, Long-Range (LoRa® technology) wireless communications to remotely measure and […]

Read more

Global Mapper v18 Released with Improved User Interface and Full Range Rendering of 3D Data

BlueMarble 250

Hallowell, Maine – September 26, 2016 – Blue Marble Geographics ( is pleased to announce the immediate availability of Global Mapper version 18. The culmination of an extensive design and development effort, this major version release boasts a bold new look and feel with new graphics, reconfigured menus; customizable toolbars; and improved layer management. Beyond usability upgrades, version 18 also […]

Read more
1 2 3 14