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Velodyne Lidar Introduces Low-cost Small Lidar Sensor

Velodyne Lidar has introduced Velabit, the company’s smallest sensor which brings new levels of versatility and affordability to 3D Lidar perception. The Velabit leverages Velodyne’s innov... (read more)

Carlson Unveils Scan2K Terrestrial Scanner

Carlson Software has released its Scan2K laser scanner, a versatile and user-friendly solution for the creation of accurate 3D survey data up to a range of 2,000 ('2k') metres. The announcement was ma... (read more)
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ComNav Technology has released SurveyMaster V2.5

ComNav Technology has released SurveyMaster V2.5. Watch this video to learn everything about the new features this new version comprises.

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How Geospatial Data Supports a Digital Railway Project

The scope of the Rail Baltica Global Project comprises 870km of tracks, 25km of major structures and more than 400 bridge structures (bridge, overpasses, viaducts, pedestrian crossings and animal crossings), as well as three freight terminals and sev... (read more)
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AI-powered Object Detection as a Mapping-business Accelerator

UAV, aerial and satellite mapping service providers are competing for the global market – with a rising hunger – for geospatial insights.... (read more)

A Little Innovation Goes a Long Way

The Netherlands’ Cadastre, Land Registry and Mapping Agency, was the first mapping authority in the world to fully automate the production of mu... (read more)
Company Highlight
RIEGL has been producing LiDAR systems commercially since 1978, focusing on pulsed time-of-flight laser radar technology in multiple wavelengths. RIEGL’s core “Smart Waveform“ technologies provide pure digital LiDAR signal processing, unique methodologies for resolving range ambiguities, multiple targets per laser shots, optimum measurement distribution, calibrated amplitudes and reflectance estimates, and...
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CHC Navigation at a glance Founded in 2003, CHC Navigation (CHCNAV) is a publicly listed company creating innovative GNSS navigation and positioning solutions. With a global presence across the world and distributors in over 100 countries, and more than 1,300 employees, CHC Navigation is today recognized as one of the...
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The Incredible Potential of Land Administration

‘Development aid’ is an umbrella term that encompasses many types of financial support provided by governments to stimulate socioeconomic... (read more)

UAV-based Mapping: Safety First

While it is positive news for our industry that the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs or ‘drones’) is continuing to increase, the rise... (read more)

The Alluring Promise of 5G

Imagine a world in which high-speed internet is available everywhere, writes Wim van Wegen in his latest column. Perhaps you’ve just ticked skyd... (read more)

How Earth Observation is Driving the Development of the Human Race

While the demand for satellite imagery and value-added services soars in the Earth observation (EO) market amidst the global space race 2.0, enhanced... (read more)
 
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