Riegl V-Line and LMS-Q-Line instruments are providing not only the geometry information but also a range of additional target echo attributes, which are useful for further post processing of the datasets.

Riegl sees an opportunity to make value-added point clouds accessible to a large user community. Therefore, the company announced support of Variable Length Records “Extra Bytes” in the LAS export functions in RiPROCESS starting with release 1.5.6.