The Riegl VQ-820-G, a shallow-water, land and smart echo waveform LiDAR sensor, won the Geospatial Excellence Award from MAPPS.

The MAPPS awards recognize professionalism, value, integrity and achievement of member firms that have demonstrated technology developments over the previous year.

“We are proud to receive this prestigious award and feel acknowledged to further intensify our R&D efforts for this exciting field of combined topographic and hydrographic airborne laser scanning” states Martin Pfennigbauer, Riegl’s director of research and product manager for bathymetric sensors.