High-speed, high-volume A3 inkjet printers

Canon Europe’s WG7400 series is a new range of inkjet multifunction printers (MFPs) for businesses. The WG7450F, WG7450, and WG7440 have been designed with small-to-medium sized environments in mind. The compact devices carry out high speed A3 printing at up to 80 pages per minute, with selected models also offering double-sided colour scanning in seconds. […]

New drone camera video mapping and photogrammetry features

In addition to its existing DJI video mapping capabilities, Remote Geo is offering some new advanced DJI drone mapping capabilities in the latest release of its LineVision Desktop Ultimate edition. With Camera Target Footprint users can now use geotagged video metadata provided in the flight record log text files to view where the camera is […]

Software enhances plotting functions

Golden Software has released Version 14 of the Grapher scientific graphing package with new plotting and customising functionality. The software is downloadable by all users with active maintenance agreements. The Preview version of Grapher 15 is also available, giving active users pre-release access to new fit curve and statistical plotting capabilities. The software gives users […]

Improved mixed reality quality for spatial applications

Microsoft launched the HoloLens 2, a mixed reality device. The device’s field of view has been more than doubled, while maintaining the holographic density of 47 pixels per degree of sight. User interaction with holograms takes advantage of a new time-of-flight depth sensor, combined with built-in AI and semantic understanding, which enables direct and more […]

Converting point clouds into 3D buildings online

NavVis Cloud is a new cloud-based platform that gives laser scanning professionals access to NavVis IndoorViewer as a software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution. Fully immersive, web-based 3D buildings can now be delivered as part of every scan project using point cloud files from terrestrial laser scanners and the NavVis M6 Indoor Mobile Mapping system (IMMS). IndoorViewer is […]

Scanner combines detailed data points with hi-res imagery

GeoSlam has launched its latest product for the property sector by offering property professionals the ability to capture floorplans and hi-res photography simultaneously. The Zeb Pano, a handheld SLAM (simultaneous, localisation and mapping) scanner and panoramic camera, has been developed for the property sector. SLAM technology is widely known for its use in the automotive […]

Search and rescue drone with mobile phone location

The Bramor sAR is the latest version and most versatile system from C-Astral, and is intended as a search and rescue unmanned aircraft system (UAS). The UAS is based on the new C4Eye XHD-2 platform with which it is compatible. The direction finding and identification NSX sensor is exchangeable with the XHD-2 visible light and […]

Empowering junior miners with tech solutions

Lesika La Batho has signed partnership and software distribution rights agreements with Maptek and VersaDev Software Solutions in January 2019. The agreements incorporate training and skill development for the local Lesika team on leading technologies as well as software distribution rights to supply junior and emerging mines their technology at cost. To date Lesika, as […]

SA population statistics updated to 2018 values

Planners and decision makers need current population statistics to understand the size and distribution of demand for services and products. AfricaScope South Africa has updated the population statistics data from the last national census in 2011 to the 2018 values at an enumeration area level for South Africa. Demographic data such as gender, age and […]

Dual solution for efficient crop analysis

The SenseFly eBee X with MicaSense RedEdge-MX is a new dual solution for crop analysis. The RedEdge-MX is a rugged professional multispectral sensor. Capturing red, green, blue, near-infrared, and red-edge spectral bands, data from this sensor can be used to generate true colour composites, basic crop health indexes, and advanced analytical tools like flower identification […]