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FIG Working Week 2020: Make the World a Better Place

From 10 to 14 May 2020, surveyors and geo-experts will meet for the Working Week of FIG, the international federation for surveyors. The conference theme is 'Smart Surveyors for Land and Water Management'. Key question: what does the future require o... (read more)
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Revealing Chernobyl Radiation Hotspots with Lidar Technology

It’s been over three decades since reactor Number 4 at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in th... (read more)

ILMF Keynote: Lidar In Exploring the Moon and Mars

The International Lidar Mapping Forum (ILMF) has announced that Dr. Michael Zanetti, Planetary... (read more)
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Low-cost 3D Scanning Solution for High-value Deliverables

Professionals across the architectural, engineering and construction disciplines have long understood the importance of visualisation in planning and... (read more)

How Matterport Helps to Optimise BIM Modelling in Revit

Aryn Bergman, lead engineer and founder of TL Circle, is frequently confronted with complex engineering projects requiring days of laborious, time-con... (read more)
Company Highlight
Founded in 2005, Science & Technology Co., Ltd is located in Shanghai. The company is specialized in the surveying and GIS industry, integrating R&D, manufacturing and sales. Its main products include data acquisition and positioning equipment such as high-precision GNSS receivers, GIS data collectors, combined inertial navigation products, UAV positioning...
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With 30 years of rapid development, South Group is regarded as a dominant force in the global geoinformation society. One of its key roles is as a global supplier of total stations, electronic theodolites, GNSS receivers and all types of survey accessories. On the basis of large-scale manufacture of conventional...
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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)

Bringing BIM Down to Earth

‘BIM’ is a hot topic in the industry, receiving regular coverage at many conferences, seminars and webinars. A lot of companies predict th... (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)
 
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