Where Whale and Buildings Meet – Digitized Data

Digitized Data in the Realms of Paleontology and Architecture Dan Edleson, Principal of STEREO, a company specializing in digitizing existing buildings, has written an exciting new story looking into ways technologies used for preserving buildings could translate into the field of Paleontology. In this article Dan not only explores what it would mean to create a WIM (Whale Information Model) […]

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USIBD Announces Conference Partnership with AEC Next and SPAR 3D


USIBD Announces Conference Partnership with AEC Next and SPAR 3D in Chicago Tustin, California – December 16, 2019 – The U.S. Institute of Building Documentation is thrilled to announce that our 6th Annual USIBD Symposium, the primary industry conference for the Building Documentation Community, will be co-locating with SPAR 3D and AEC Next.  The conference will be held under one […]

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AEC Next and SPAR 3D Expo & Conference Gets Underway Tomorrow

AEC Next and SPAR 3D Expo & Conference Gets Underway Tomorrow Co-Located Events Focused on AEC and 3D Technology Set to Welcome Nearly 2,000 attendees and 100+ Exhibitors May 21-23 in Anaheim, CA May 20, 2019  (Anaheim, California, USA) – With AEC Next Technology Expo + Conference and SPAR 3D Expo & Conference just one day away, organizers of the co-located events have announced […]

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Bentley Systems Introduces Mixed Reality App for Hololens 2

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Bentley Systems Introduces Mixed Reality App for Infrastructure Construction Projects Using Microsoft Hololens 2 at Mobile World Congress Event. This is going to change the game for mixed reality. Bentley’s SYNCHRO XR brings the benefits of mixed reality to users in thearchitecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) industry.    EXTON, Pa. – February 24, 2019 – Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading global provider of comprehensive software […]

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Cintoo Cloud 2.0: now everything changes


CINTOO CLOUD 2.0: NOW EVERYTHING CHANGES With more than 10,000 scans already uploaded to the Cintoo Cloud platform from customers worldwide, Cintoo Cloud is steadily gaining momentum in the AEC market. For the release of Cintoo Cloud 2.0, a range of new technology and service initiatives have been put in place for 2019 to make Cintoo Cloud the singular choice for […]

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The Making of PX-80: the World’s First Handheld LiDAR Scanner with Color Data

PX-80 Background Paracosm has been at the forefront of SLAM-based 3D-mapping since the company’s founding in 2013. In the ensuing years, they’ve racked up an impressive resume: helping Google develop the dense 3D-mapping engine on the Project Tango smartphone, receiving iRobot’s first corporate VC investment, and most recently being acquired by spatial computing powerhouse Occipital (makers of the Structure Sensor). […]

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faro – Reduce Scan-to-Project Delivery Time By Up To 50%


Faro – The SCENE 2019.0 Software and FARO® Focus Laser Scanner Firmware solution dramatically accelerates the on-site and in-office data capturing and processing workflow for AEC professionals. Lake Mary, FL, January 28th, 2019: FARO® (NASDAQ: FARO) the world’s most trusted source for 3D measurement and imaging solutions for Construction BIM introduces SCENE 2019 Software and a Focus Laser Scanner Firmware […]

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Extensis and LizardTech Unite to Form One Company

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Extensis and LizardTech – Combined company helps organizations increase the ROI and value of their digital assets, fonts, and large imagery  Portland, Ore.―October 2, 2018—Extensis® and LizardTech today announced they are uniting as one global company to help organizations increase the ROI and value of their digital assets, fonts, and large imagery. Last year, Extensis and LizardTech collaborated on the […]

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SAM, LLC: Using Technology to Enhance Solutions

This article provides an inside look at Surveying and Mapping, LLC – SAM and how technology has helped them become the largest geospatial service company in the U.S. Background Surveying and Mapping, LLC (SAM) was founded in 1994 with a core guiding principle of leveraging the latest technologies to maximize value for clients. Today, SAM is the largest geospatial service […]

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New AEC Industry Report Features 18 Tips for Achieving Fast, Accurate Structural Steel As-Built Models

The new report from ClearEdge3D offers 18 structural steel as-built pro tips and two case studies for taking maximum advantage of today’s automated field capture and back-office “as-built” modeling tools. Manassas, VA —December 13, 2017 — ClearEdge3D just released a new report that highlights 18 tips for optimizing project efficiency and as-built model accuracy. Scanning and modeling professionals from Allen […]

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New AEC Salary Report reveals surprising results

New AEC Salary Report reveals surprising results Industry-wide survey shows a significant gender gap, unsettling stagnation in pay, and vast regional salary differences – Washington D.C., January 17, 2017 In the AEC industry, technology, best practices and other topics are freely shared between colleagues, yet compensation is often considered a “taboo” subject, causing a serious lack of data on which […]

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