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SPAR 2010: 3D Imaging & Positioning for Engineering, Construction, Manufacturing will be held Feb. 8-10, 2010 at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center, The Woodlands (Houston), Texas, USA.
Now in its seventh year, SPAR 2010 focuses on best practices for using 3D imaging to compress schedules, improve safety, reduce cost and improve quality for the design, construction, modification/revamp and operation of large capital assets. SPAR 2009 attracted more than 635 attendees.
• Creating Building Information Modeling (BIM) deliverables from scan data • 3D Virtualization and Asset Management • Mobile Surveying/Mapping • Integration of CAD and GIS with Point Cloud Processing Solutions • Dimensional Control for Fabrication and Modular Construction • Digital Preservation of Heritage Sites • LIDAR • Underwater Scanning • Dose Reduction/Radiation Protection/Pipe Slope Measurement (in nuclear applications) • New 3D Imaging Technologies, including gigapixel and high-dynamic range photography • Close-range Photogrammetry • Best Practices for Contracting and Service Provider Selection • Training and Professional Development
• Energy/Utility: oil and gas production, refining, nuclear power, offshore construction, shipbuilding • Building/Architecture • Civil/Transportation Infrastructure: bridge, road, tunnel, rail • Process Plants: chemical, waste • Geotechnical: tunnel, mining • Discrete Manufacturing Facilities: automotive, aerospace • Entertainment: filmmaking, theme parks, video gaming • Forensic: crime investigation, security planning