Shell Deepwater Selects Bentley’s iTwin for Project Delivery

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Shell Deepwater Selects Bentley’s iTwin Platform for Project Delivery Bentley invests in FutureOn for subsea planning, engineering and visibility EXTON, Pa. – October 16, 2020 – Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading global provider of comprehensive software and digital twin cloud services for advancing the design, construction, and operations of infrastructure today announced that Shell’s Deepwater business has selected Bentley’s digital […]

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Laser Scanning Helps High-Tech Retailer Open New Store One Month Early

Laser Scanning Helps High-Tech Retailer Open New Store One Month Early    (Southlake, TX; October 15, 2020) — A popular high-tech retailer recently utilized NVision Inc.’s Long Range Scanning/Measurement services to reduce by one full month the time and cost of expanding its business into a newly vacated space. Southlake, Texas-based NVision used its Long-Range Scanning system–designed to scan large […]

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Versatile Mobile LiDAR Changes the Game for Bowman Consulting

Versatile Mobile LiDAR Changes the Game for Bowman Consulting Lidar News recently had the opportunity to interview Seth Gulich, Florida LiDAR and UAS Manager for Bowman Consulting about their investment in drones, lidar and 3D laser scanning.  Can you please provide a brief overview of your professional background and experience with 3D laser scanning/lidar technology, as well as a brief […]

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Bluesky Funds University study of LiDAR for Detailed Tree Analysis

Bluesky Funds University of Leicester Study into use of LiDAR for Detailed Tree Analysis Leicestershire, UK, 12 October 2020 – Bluesky International is partnering with the UK’s University of Leicester to co-fund an advanced postgraduate degree study into the use of LiDAR, machine learning and artificial intelligence to create citywide maps of trees enriched with new levels of information. A […]

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Saddleback Surveys, Inc. Gets Big Returns with Lidar

Lidar News recently had the opportunity to interview Kathie and Rick Tetreault, the founders of Saddleback Surveys, based in Irvine, CA about their investment in Lidar and 3D laser scanning. Here are their valuable insights. Can you please provide a brief overview of your professional background and experience with 3D laser scanning/lidar technology, as well as a brief history of […]

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Bluesky LiDAR Maps Help Landscape Partnership Champion the Past

Leicestershire, UK, 24 September 2020 – Aircraft mounted lasers are helping to reveal the rich archaeology within Cranborne Chase Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). Captured by aerial mapping company Bluesky, the highly accurate LiDAR data will be used by the Chase and Chalke Landscape Partnership to reveal previously unknown archaeology. Analysis of the Bluesky terrain mapping will inform ground truthing of potential […]

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Bluesky Laser Maps Quantock Hills to Reveal Archaeological Past

Bluesky Laser Maps Quantock Hills to Reveal Archaeological Past   Leicestershire, 07 August 2020 – Aerial mapping company Bluesky International is using state of the art, aircraft mounted lasers to create a 3D model of the Quantock Hills in Somerset. As England’s first Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty the Quantock Hills has a distinctive character with exceptional beauty and cultural heritage. […]

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H2H Geoscience Engineering Acquires Innovative Mapping Technologies

H2H Geoscience Engineering Acquires Innovative Mapping Technologies 179 River Street, Troy NY | 518.270.1620 | www.h2hg-e.com H2H Geoscience Engineering is pleased to announce that it has acquired Innovative Mapping Technologies (IMT) of Vero Beach, FL and Troy, NY adding to its suite of survey and mapping tools used in fixed and mobile mapping platforms.  IMT provided high-end survey and mapping […]

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SOLV3D Embraces Market + Client Requirements in Latest Product

SOLV3D Embraces Market and Client Requirements in Their Latest Product Release CALGARY, AB – March 31, 2020 – SOLV3D, a leading provider of 3D processing, geospatial data visualization and collaboration solutions, is pleased to announce the immediate availability of version 2.2.1.1937 of SOLV3D encompass™ (Encompass) and version 3.0.2 of SOLV3D engine™ (Engine).  The releases incorporate a number of new features […]

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Free Revit Courses! STEREO Opens Online Training Center

STEREO is pleased to announce the opening of our online training center, which will provide longform video tutorials related to BIM and AEC specific software. To kick things off we have a completely free 30-minute crash course on Revit called Enough to Be Dangerous: Revit for Absolute Beginners that you can enroll in here: https://courses.stereobim.com/courses/revit-absolute-beginners We have had overwhelmingly positive feedback regarding the […]

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Geoelectric Hazard Map Shows Potential Vulnerability for Two-Thirds of US

New Geoelectric Hazard Map Shows Potential Vulnerability to High-Voltage Power Grid for Two-Thirds of the US The U.S. Geological Survey released a new report on geoelectric hazards for two-thirds of the contiguous U.S., spanning from the northeast to the west coast of the Nation.  The research, featured in Space Weather, includes a map of voltages that would be induced on the national […]

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Velodyne Lidar Announces Sales Agreement with NAVYA

Velodyne Lidar Sensors Power NAVYA ’s Autonomous, Driverless and Electric Shuttles Since 2015, NAVYA has been using Velodyne lidar sensors in production for its autonomous shuttle fleet that provides mobility services to cities and private sites   SAN JOSE, Calif. (March 12, 2020) – Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced a multi-year sales agreement with NAVYA, a leading company in autonomous driving systems. Since 2015, NAVYA has […]

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Bluesky Awarded LiDAR Contract to Map Wales from the Air

Leicestershire, UK, 26 February 2020 – Aerial mapping company Bluesky International has been awarded a contract by Natural Resources Wales, on behalf of Welsh Government, to capture a high resolution laser mapped aerial survey of the whole of Wales. Working alongside Natural Resources Wales and Welsh Government, Bluesky will capture the data at a resolution of 2 points per metre […]

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Looking for best-in-class technology, AiRXOS partners with NUAIR

Advancing UAS Traffic Management Solutions and Services to New York State Agencies Looking for best-in-class technology and functionality, AiRXOS partners with NUAIR and New York UAS Test Site for advanced unmanned aircraft operations. (SYRACUSE, NY) – NUAIR and The New York UAS Test Site joins AiRXOS as an industry-leading partner, helping to scale and accelerate the adoption of safe and compliant […]

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Canada’s National Geospatial Event: GeoIgnite 2020 – Tickets for Sale

Geoignite – Following the success of our inaugural event, Canada’s National Geospatial conference is back for 2020.  Situated in Ottawa, our nations capital, where the Canadian geomatics sector will gather from Monday 22nd to Wednesday 24thJune for three days of knowledge, collaboration and sharing.  We hope that you will join us in 2020 as we have expanded every aspect of the conference. […]

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The Road Asset Management for the Campania Region, Italy

THE ROAD ASSET MANAGEMENT FOR THE CAMPANIA REGION, ITALY 28 January, 2020, Bologna Italy – SITECO Infomatica SRL together with Sina, wins the tender awarded by ACaMIR. At the end of the year 2019, the Campania Region Agency for the Mobility of Network Infrastructures (ACaMIR) awarded the tender for the “Supply of the Road Inventory of the regional road network, and the training, assistance and maintenance […]

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New Road Safety Monitoring Center for Sardinia Italy Region

20 January, 2020, Bologna Italy – SITECO Infomatica SRL announces the start of the new Monitoring Center for the Road Safety in the Region of Sardinia, the so-called CReMSS-RAS. The temporary association of companies led by SITECO Informatica and Sina, IT and Engineering companies respectively of the Gavio Group, has successfully started the 2M€ Contract awarded by the Sardinia Region in 2018, with the participation of TPS, Go-Mobility, and Era Informatica. […]

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Hexagon introduces platform for digital representation of the real world

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Hexagon introduces visualisation platform for the accurate digital representation of the real world Hexagon AB, a global leader in sensor, software and autonomous solutions, today announced the introduction of HxDR, a new cloud-based, digital reality visualisation platform. HxDR creates accurate digital representations of the real world through the seamless combination of reality capture data from airborne, ground and mobile sensors. Users can […]

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Woolpert Acquires Southern Mapping in South Africa

WOOLPERT ACQUIRES SOUTHERN MAPPING, A GEOSPATIAL FIRM BASED IN SOUTH AFRICA Southern Mapping is an international aerial survey and mapping company that specializes in high-accuracy lidar, hyperspectral imagery and remote sensing technologies. DAYTON, Ohio, Dec. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Woolpert has acquired Southern Mapping, a geospatial solutions provider and aerial survey company based in Johannesburg, South Africa. Southern Mapping has extensive high-accuracy lidar, imagery and remote sensing […]

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BMG to INTRODUCE ACADEMIC LAB With LIVE WEBINAR – JANUARY

BLUE MARBLE GEOGRAPHICS TO INTRODUCE NEW ACADEMIC LAB FOR PROCESSING DRONE OR UAV-COLLECTED IMAGERY WITH LIVE WEBINAR IN JANUARY Hallowell, Maine — December 13, 2019 — Blue Marble Geographics® is hosting a live webinar that will introduce the addition of photogrammetric point cloud processing from drone or UAV-captured images to the GIS software company’s free academic curriculum. The webinar is an online interactive event designed […]

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Quanergy Expands Leadership in the LiDAR Mapping Industry

Quanergy Expands Leadership in the LiDAR Mapping Industry by Securing Partnership With GeoCue for True View® Drone System SUNNYVALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Quanergy Systems, Inc., a leading provider of LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) sensors and smart sensing solutions, today announced that GeoCue Group Inc., provider of world-class LiDAR mapping solutions, has selected the M8 as the LiDAR sensor for GeoCue’s True View® 410 drone mapping […]

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