LiDAR, the technology that determines distance to an object or surface using laser pulses while collecting mass point clouds, has gained in popularity over the years. Clients, however, continue to have concerns about the technique and ask questions about this powerful technology. At Vertical Mapping Resources (VMR) Inc., our clients regularly ask us what applications it can be used for and what sort of accuracy can be achieved with it. They want to know how to handle the copious amounts of data derived from LiDAR processes and how to utilize the technology on future planned projects.
In the April 2017 issue of POB, find out how 3D tools played a role in the renovation of the Institute of Civil Engineers headquarters in London. Also, POB releases the results of its 2017 3D Surveying Trends Study.