Although successful projects have been completed across the U.S. over the last several years, mobile mapping has progressed in fits and starts. Fortunately, continued technology advances and a substantial amount of relationship-building is opening the door to new opportunities with broad-reaching implications.
SCAT, VAT and EMAT—these three terms are changing the face of mobile LiDAR and how it is used in applications that require engineering design tolerances. Do you know what these acronyms mean and where they originated?
With so many technologies available for collecting geospatial data, it is increasingly difficult for contracting entities to decide which technology or data source will give them the best possible data for a given project. So why limit yourself to just one?
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.