Overcome challenging GNSS environments with gx/ix technology

Webinar Invitation: Overcome challenging GNSS environments with gx/ix technology Join OxTS Senior Support Engineer, Sam Souliman as he discusses how you can overcome reduced satellite visibility and multi-path and still gain cm-level accuracy using OxTS gx/ix tight-coupling technology. During the webinar Sam will cover:   *   What gx/ix tight-coupling technology is  *   Why you should use it  *   How to […]

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What’s the difference between Laser Radar and LIDAR technology?

What’s the difference between Laser Radar and LIDAR technology? Article by John Smits, Gary Confalone, and Tom Kinnare – ECM A question frequently asked by our clients is, “What’s the difference between Laser-Radar and LIDAR technology?” It’s a question without a simple answer. Confusion between the two is understandable. Their names are nearly synonymous and the terms are often used interchangeably. […]

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Leveraging sensor technology for modern design techniques

LEVERAGING SENSOR TECHNOLOGY FOR MODERN DESIGN TECHNIQUES Matt LaLuzerne, PSM,  Vice President of GPI Geospatial, Inc.May 14, 2020 Transportation of people and freight continues to expand at a rapid pace, overhauling the current infrastructure system.  Airports are adding enormous terminals to accommodate the increase in travel and freight shipping.  Ports are exploring how to manage the increase in size to […]

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Building a Company with 3D Technology – TerraMark

Building a Company with 3D Technology Kevin Hardy, Vice President – Technology A Brief History TerraMark is a land surveying firm that was founded in 2003 in Marietta, Georgia; a suburb of Atlanta. Over the years they have been involved with some of the landmark projects of this fast-growing urban region including SunTrust Park, the new home of the Atlanta […]

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Velodyne Showcases Lidar Solutions at MODEX 2020

Velodyne Showcases Lidar Solutions for Manufacturing and Supply Chain Operations at MODEX 2020 Seoul Robotics to Demonstrate Level 5 Control Tower, Powered by Velodyne Lidar, to Enable Safe and Efficient Automation of the Logistics Yard at Velodyne Booth SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (Booth #6091), in collaboration with Seoul Robotics, will demonstrate how its smart, powerful lidar solutions advance automation and […]

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Black Swift Technologies Unveils American-Made Quadcopter

Black Swift Technologies Unveils American-Made Quadcopter Specifically Designed for Automated Industrial Inspections Boulder, CO – (February 14, 2020) – Black Swift Technologies (BST), a specialized engineering firm based in Boulder, CO, announced today availability of the Black Swift E2™ UAS (Figure 1), an American-made, advanced unmanned aerial system (UAS) specifically designed for automated industrial and structural inspections.  Its advanced navigation enables the Black Swift E2 […]

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ROBOSENSE WINS CES 2020 INNOVATION AWARD FOR AUTONOMOUS VEHICLE TECHNOLOGY

RoboSense Wins Award for World’s First MEMS-based Smart LiDAR Sensor for Self-Driving Passenger Vehicles November 7, 2019, Shenzhen, China – RoboSense, the world’s leading autonomous driving LiDAR perception solution provider, announced today that it has won the CES 2020 Innovation Award the second year in a row for autonomous vehicle technology. RoboSense won this year’s CES 2020 Innovation Award for the first MEMS-based Smart LiDAR […]

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Major wood chip exporter now prefers drones to calculate volumes

Major wood chip exporter now prefers drones to calculate stockpile volumes rather than conventional survey methods Using drones allows volumetric surveys to be completed in a fraction of the time of conventional survey methods leading to lower costs, higher productivity and improved safety Bunbury, Australia, November 1, 2019 –Terra Drone Australia Pty Ltd (Terra Drone Australia), a group company of the […]

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Velodyne Lidar Hosts 2nd World Safety Summit on Autonomous Tech

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Velodyne Lidar Hosts Second World Safety Summit on Autonomous Technology, Wed., 9 AM, Oct. 2 at Levi’s Stadium WHAT: The Second Annual World Safety Summit on Autonomous Technology, hosted by Velodyne LiDAR convenes a host of high-profile business, government, public safety and community leaders to address safety issues and public concern in the realm of autonomous vehicles. This event invites a broad range of perspectives […]

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Technology demo suggests how to keep drone traffic flowing smoothly

News Release: Technology demo suggests how to keep drone traffic flowing smoothly September 11, 2019 –Over nearly a week of testing — a week that followed months of preparation and involved five types of aircraft, four aircraft software systems, more than 30 engineers, pilots, and operations experts, and 141 flights — the Virginia Tech Mid-Atlantic Aviation Partnership and its partners sought to […]

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AI and Machine Learning Enable Black Swift Technologies’

AI and Machine Learning Enable Black Swift Technologies’ Emergency Safe Landing Functionality Boulder, CO – (September 9, 2019) – Black Swift Technologies (BST), a specialized engineering firm based in Boulder, CO, announced today its revolutionary Automated Emergency Safe Landing (AESL) functionality for UAS. The technology integrates state of the art machine learning algorithms and cutting edge onboard processors into the Black Swift S2™ UAS […]

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world leader in self-driving lidar technology suing Chinese companies over IP

The world’s leader in self-driving lidar technology is suing two Chinese companies over IP China’s vision of profiting from the driverless economy is being clouded by intellectual property debates, as two Chinese suppliers of a key self-driving technology are accused of stealing IP from a Silicon Valley company. Velodyne, the world’s largest producer of lidar—a radar-like sensor technology that uses […]

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Velodyne Lidar to Present Breakthrough Technology

Velodyne Introduces World’s First Wide Field of View Short-Range Sensor and Groundbreaking Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) In advance of CES, Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today introduced trailblazing technology that will serve as the cornerstone of future advanced driving safety systems. The new products strengthen Velodyne’s position as the industry leader in providing the smartest, most powerful lidar solutions for vehicle autonomy and […]

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Through the Eyes of the Consumer

ERV an Eco3d Product For the past few years everyone has been talking about the rise of e-commerce. Economic ‘Experts’ often forecast the upcoming demise of brick and mortar retail locations and how the days of traveling to stores to make physical transactions are numbered. There is no doubt e-commerce is affecting brick and mortar retail, but from our clients […]

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GEO Business 2016 firmly establishes itself as the ‘must attend’ event in the industry!

GEO Business 2016 took place in London at the end of May and has reported another incredibly successful show with overall attendance up a remarkable 10% on last year.  Building on the momentum of the two previous instalments, over 2,200 visitors, from a staggering 50 countries attended the show, setting the bar extremely high and positioning GEO Business as a […]

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