Posts tagged as Lidar

Geospatial solutions for renewable energy

  AAM provides advanced geospatial solutions for the rapidly growing renewable energy sector. To meet the needs of developers, consultants and contractors, the company has established a renewable energy focus group and has to date undertaken numerous projects in the field of wind, solar PV, solar CSP and hydro in Southern Africa and Australia. The […]

Versatile airborne lidar systems

  Trimble have announced two new additions to its airborne lidar  portfolio. The Trimble AX60i and AX80 are highly capable, versatile systems that meet the demands of aerial survey operators for corridor and wide area mapping projects. The new airborne systems, together with flight planning and analysis software tools, have been designed to provide rapid […]

Survey-grade lidar for unmanned aircraft systems

Riegl Laser Measurement Systems has introduced the world’s first survey-grade UAS lidar sensor. The innovative sensor was designed to meet the challenges of emerging surveying solutions by UAS, gyrocopters, and ultra-light aircraft, both in measurement performance and in system integration. The VUX-1 is an ultra lightweight lidar  sensor with less than 4 kg overall weight, […]

Terrestrial lidar scanners on show

Optech exhibited their terrestrial lLidar scanners at the Electra and Mining Exhibition. On display was the Ilris HD tripod mounted scanner. This unit measures 1,6 km to most surfaces. It is now available as a “Stop and Go” system which mounts on a vehicle, and is used mainly for opencast mining applications. The Cavity Monitoring […]