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NavVis sets new standard in SLAM precision

NavVis, a global leader in mobile indoor mapping, visualization, and navigation, announces new mapping software that significantly improves the accuracy of simultaneous localization and mapping (SLAM) technology in indoor environments, such as long corridors.

Penn State goes virtual using Bentley’s ContextCapture

The University Park campus located in State College, Pennsylvania is Penn State University’s largest of 24 campuses, featuring almost 1,000 buildings and structures with numerous assets contained within each facility.

Project Atlas Announces the Production Release of their Mapping Engine for the Construction Industry

The production release of Project Atlas comes 3 years to the day since the concept was first pitched to the industry.

DroneDeploy & DJI Construction Mapping Package

DroneDeploy Partners with DJI to Bring a Turnkey Mapping Solution

Drones are transforming construction workflows by enabling teams to efficiently track projects, report site progress, and improve safety for workers around the world.

Essential Energy use 3D mapping to manage vegetation

A newly announced project will collect LiDAR and geo-tagged image data for over 85,000 km of powerline network.

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).

GeoSLAM Growth Continues With Two Senior Appointments

GeoSLAM, a market-leader in the provision of 3D SLAM-based handheld indoor mapping systems, has boosted its senior team with two new appointments.

Topcon’s Mass Data Collection Range Takes off with New UAS

Topcon GB & Ireland, the positioning partner for geo-businesses, has added a new unmanned aerial system (UAS) to its product range to give customers greater precision and flexibility for survey and mapping applications.

Revisioning-The Top 5D QS Skill for Creating Living Cost Plans

Over the past decade, a great deal of development work has gone into BIM and how the 5D QS contributes to that process.