Posts tagged as mobile mapping

Exploring mobile mapping workflows

  Aciel Geomatics held a two-day mobile mapping seminar on 11 and 12 March 2015, which focused on the Leica Pegasus: Two mobile scanning platform. Leica’s Alessandro Nuzzo and Federico Uccelli explained the features, different configurations and applications of the platform, and the software it works with at different stages of a typical workflow. Mobile […]

Anatomy of a mobile mapping system

  Mobile mapping systems are ground truthing soldiers of accuracy and produce high-quality data to mapping data providers. Popularised by Google’s Street View cars, various mapping data companies operate similar vehicles to collect an array of data for various uses. International mapping data provider, TomTom, is one such company, and recently upgraded their older mobile […]

Railway group buys mobile mapping solution

SNCF, the national French railway society, has taken delivery of a Riegl VMX-450-RAIL intended for the sole purpose of railway mapping. The main tasks of railway mapping include geo-referencing of railway infrastructure, clearance monitoring in order to detect natural obstacles like vegetation, or determine infrastructural limits for special load transportation. Other applications of railway scanning […]