Texan city to deploy intelligent traffic system

Texan city to deploy intelligent traffic system from Velodyne Lidar The pilot program will use lidar to monitor traffic at a dangerous intersection. American roads have never been especially safe compared to those in other countries. But the pandemic made things worse, with shocking rises in crashes and deaths of both drivers and pedestrians in 2020 despite a decrease in the number of miles Americans […]

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Trimble MX50 Expands Mobile Mapping Portfolio

Trimble MX50 LiDAR System Expands Mobile Mapping Portfolio Vehicle-Mounted System Enables Data Capture for Road Agencies and Local Governments  SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 12, 2021—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) introduced today the Trimble® MX50 mobile mapping system for asset management and mapping—a new addition to its established mobile mapping portfolio. This vehicle-mounted mobile LiDAR system is a mid-range option for first-time mobile mapping […]

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3D Smart Cities with LiDAR

3D Smart Cities with LiDAR Since its emergence more than a decade ago, digital twin technology has developed into a complex and comprehensive technical system that supports the construction of new smart cities. It is also an advanced model for the continuous innovation of smart urban development and a future form of modernization of the combined “virtual and real” world. […]

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NASA Aviation Safety Reporting for UAS Now Online!

NASA Aviation Safety Reporting System (ASRS) for UAS Now Online! At NUAIR, we believe that safety is not only a core competency, but we also consider it to be a competitive advantage to our operations. Our team of professional aviators and support staff work hard to establish and maintain a safety culture that meets or exceeds industry and FAA standards. As […]

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Case Study: Mobile Mapping with Faro Laser Scanner

BAM Infra recorded 3D road models using a FARO terrestrial laser scanner with the innovative BeeMobile mobile mapping system at various locations across the Netherlands in 2020. BAM Infra is part of the BAM group and is active in the domestic market of the Netherlands and other European countries. As a leading and innovative company, BAM is constantly looking for […]

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Leica Geosystems continues airborne hybrid road map with latest modular sensor offering

Leica TerrainMapper-2 integrates LiDAR and imaging for regional mapping projects and offers simple upgrade path to oblique imaging system (Heerbrugg, Switzerland, 13 October 2020) – Leica Geosystems, part of Hexagon, today introduced the Leica TerrainMapper-2, the latest solution in the company’s hybrid sensor road map that integrates LiDAR and image capture technology in airborne sensors and allows users to collect more data […]

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NUAIR Validates AVSS Drone Parachute Recovery System

NUAIR Validates AVSS Drone Parachute Recovery System Third drone parachute validation by NUAIR and New York UAS Test Site, advancing safe integration of unmanned aircraft (SYRACUSE, NY) – Following vigorous testing, completed in collaboration with NUAIR, the drone parachute recovery system by Aerial Vehicle Safety Solutions (AVSS) for the DJI M200 series has been validated as compliant with industry standards. The […]

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SureStar releases Mini-LiDAR system with Applanix APX UAV

The Genius drone LiDAR system combines SureStar’s UAV-based LiDAR sensor with Applanix’ APX OEM module for a lightweight UAV mapping solution designed to achieve the perfect balance of weight, cost, and performance. In 2017 it became clear that the airborne mapping and surveying industry was moving toward LiDAR sensors onboard UAVs; these solutions can be very cost-effective for highly accurate […]

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