Proprietary solution for point cloud manipulation

Yellowscan launched its CloudStation proprietary software developed by to generate and visualise point clouds. The software offers a simplified experience with point cloud data, and provides a complete solution to create and manipulate point cloud data. It enables users to extract, process and display data immediately after flight acquisition. The auto-generation of flight lines and […]

New usage-based plans for on-demand positioning

Trimble Catalyst software-defined global navigation satellite system (GNSS) receiver for Android phones and tablets is now available with a usage-based service plan, Trimble Catalyst On Demand. The new service plan is focused on satisfying the requirements of a growing number of industries and organisations who recognise the benefits of using high-accuracy GNSS technology in the […]

Automate scan-to-deliverable workflows

Leica Geosystems, part of Hexagon, launched Leica Cyclone 3DR, a reality capture software that fuses technology for centralised, full-scale point cloud management from Leica Cyclone with advanced, automated point cloud analysis and modelling from 3DReshaper. The software delivers a simplified platform for surveying, architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) and tank inspection applications. With industry-centric guided […]

Mozambican mine adopts AUV technology

A mining company in the Moatize District, western part of Mozambique’s Tete province, appointed iGlobe Mozambique to assist with aerial acquisition, as well as partially process the data. Pilot staff at the mine are being trained to fly specialised drones using RTK technology. Ebee RTK+ and Trimble UX5 drones are used to fly an area […]

Geospatial software now supports database as a service

Esri now supports SAP Cloud Platform, a SAP HANA service. This marks the first database as a service that is fully supported by Esri ArcGIS technology. Organisations can now run SAP HANA as the underlying multi-model database service for the ArcGIS system of record and benefit from its performance, cost of ownership and integration of […]

Location data company partners with marketing platform

Factual Location Engine is now available through Iterable‘s marketing platform. Brands can leverage Iterable and Factual’s location data for cross-channel customer engagement, empowering businesses to deliver completely seamless, personalised customer experiences, and more. Now, Iterable customers are able to seamlessly access and activate location data as they engage their customers at each touchpoint of the […]

AI accelerates local drones-for-social good solutions

Picterra and the Flying Labs from WeRobotics have announced a new collaboration. Picterra has added an AI-analytic layer to support the Flying Labs in their mission of accelerating and scaling local drones-for-social good solutions in emerging economies. Flying Labs’ members currently work on a broad and diverse range of projects, from helping farmers set property […]

Vineyard map opens doors to global regions

Developed by Consilium Technology in Adelaide, South Australia, the Geospatial Artificial Intelligence for Agriculture (GAIA) analysis algorithm scans high-resolution satellite images of Australia’s wine regions to identify where vineyards are located and how many vine rows are planted. Funded by Wine Australia, the scan replaces the old Australian Bureau of Statistics paper-based sector survey, last […]

Lidar enables Game of Thrones visual effects

Imaging hardware and software from Teledyne Optech helped enable 3D spatial data acquisition and visual effects for HBO’s hit series Game of Thrones. A team, led by Vektra d.o.o. of Croatia, utilised the company’s light detection and ranging (lidar) technology to create a detailed 3D representation of the old city of Dubrovnik, the model for […]

Complete point cloud data manipulation software

YellowScan has released its new software, CloudStation, which provides a complete solution to create and manipulate point-cloud data. CloudStation is the new proprietary software developed by YellowScan to generate and visualise your point-clouds. It allows users to extract, process and display data immediately after flight acquisition. The auto-generation of flight lines and the production of […]