3D Laser Scanning

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18 Tips For Modelling Structural As-Built From Laser Scan Data

3D laser scanning has rapidly gained popularity for its automatic capture of complete as-is geometry of structures and sites.


BIM for Heritage: Developing a Historic Building Information Model. Swindon, Historic England, (July 2017).

At Digital Inc. we have been involved in a number of high-profile heritage projects across the country, so we were interested to read Historic England’s recent publication on the use of BIM in the management ...

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Case Studies

BIM and the G20 Meeting Hall

When the 2016 G20 summit was planned to be held at the Hangzhou International Expo Center, Zhejiang YASHA Co., Ltd. took on the major project for the core meeting area.

GeoSLAM Ltd has announced a real-time upgrade option for the ZEB REVO.
BIM News

GeoSLAM announces real-time upgrade for ZEB-REVO

GeoSLAM Ltd announces a real-time upgrade option for the ZEB-REVO - its market leading handheld mobile mapping system. Shown for the first time at SPAR 3D 2017 the optional upgrade consists of a revised datalogger ...

BIM News

Hi-Target Unveils New Survey Instruments

From 20-21 March 2017, Hi-Target held its Asia-Pacific Distributor Conference in Wuhan, China. During the event the company launched its newest mapping system and intelligent surveying unmanned surface vehicle (USV).

BIM News

Surphaser laser scanner announced at SPAR 3D Expo

New Surphaser Model 400 with scan range up to 300 m and sub-millimeter noise up to 160 m.


Laser scan and BIM model of Nuclear Power Plant

As part of the decommissioning process of the Hunterston 'A' nuclear power station in Ayrshire, Plowman Craven provided a full range of laser scanning, BIM and 3D modelling services for Magnox.

Case Studies

Scanning and Modelling Smithfield Poultry Market

Plowman Craven - working with Arup and the City of London Corporation - provided a full range of measurement and 3D modelling services at the Grade II-listed Poultry Market at Smithfield, as well as condition ...


Scanning & Modelling Smithfield Poultry Market

Constructed in 1953, the Poultry Market is a Grade II-listed building in the heart of London that forms part of Smithfield Market – the UK’s largest wholesale meat market.

BIM News

The "A R R I V A L" of Leica's US$ 15,990 scanner. Will it shake your world ... ?

Last week Leica Geosystems and Autodesk announced the new BLK360 - an extremely compact and simple-to-use terrestrial LiDAR scanner.