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This initiative is introduction of 3D Terrestrial Laser Scanner System for accurate and human intervention free measurement of the coal and Over Burden face in all major mines which is helping in accurate determination of volume of coal and OB extracted from the mines.
In November KCI purchased a RIEGL VZ-400 3D Terrestrial Laser Scanner. This portable surveying instrument can collect millions of data points within a 400 meter range in a matter of minutes. The scanner emits a light pulse outward towards a target surface and measures how long it takes for the beam to hit and return while spinning in a 360 degree pattern. The system calculates the beams horizontal and vertical angles and captures anywhere from 5 million to 45 million data points into a database called a point cloud. From each scan position a digital camera captures images which are used to color the scan points. The point cloud is then recorded into a 3D visualization program, and matched with the digital images to create a panoramic view. By taking multiple scans and using target traver...
Shattuck St. Mary’s boarding school utilized laser scanning to revamp their outdated construction documents into 3D CAD format. The project was an excellent example of the value of terrestrial scanning. Using highly accurate 3D scan data generated with 3D scanning you are able to view as-built documentation in a virtual world. The point cloud data can also be surfaced to generate a CAD model which can be used for comparison or reconstruction. Contact Laser Design Inc to find out more: http://www.laserdesign.com email@example.com
This 3D VZ-Line Laser Scanner offers superior and unrivalled long range measurement performance of up to 4000 m reflectorlessly while still maintaining completely eye safe operation (Laser Class 1). RIEGL's unique V-Line technology is based on echo digitization and online waveform processing and is the key to enabling such extreme long range measurements. The VZ-4000 operates even in poor visibility and demanding multi target situations caused by dust, haze, rain, snow, etc. which are frequently found in difficult environments such as mine sites.
Focusing on automation and a smooth transition from the field to the office, RIEGL presents its 3D Scene Capture software RiSOLVE. Combined with RIEGL's VZ-Line of Terrestrial Laser Scanners, RiSOLVE provides a "one touch" solution for automatic registration, true-color processing and orthoplot generation. This new streamlined workflow with RIEGL's VZ-Line Scanners and RiSOLVE software establishes state-of-the-art true color 3D scene capture technology. Through proven performance of RIEGL's VZ-Line of scanners and smooth workflows in RiSOLVE, capturing complex 3D scenes is now amazingly simple.
See some of the many uses and examples of laser scanning a site in this 8 minute video
Laser Scanning Essentials
Shafer Kline & Warren’s Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) scanning provides comprehensive, high-definition survey information with unsurpassed accuracy and efficiency. SKW’s LiDAR gurus Scott Confer and Patrick Crawford provide insight into LiDAR scanning, and how they leverage the technology to engineer solutions for energy and infrastructure. Many structures lack accurate as-built documentation or site data, and without this information, companies are unable to assess their current structures or perform facility modifications and updates. With scan speeds of up to one million points per second, LiDAR technology reduces the time needed to collect survey data and produce actionable data, which allows companies to complete projects sooner and meet tight deadlines. Additionally, LiDAR scan...
Comparison of data collected by 5 terrestrial laser scans and image sets using uav's flying at 120m with at GSD of 4cm Read the supporting article: http://pix4d.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/Pix4D-White-paper_How-accurate-are-UAV-surveying-methods.pdf
Advin developed its own innovative scanning vehicle. It is unique in the world. No other system is as accurate or reliable as Advin's system. Dynamic scanning makes it possible to measure roads, railways, dikes, canals, buildings and even complete neighbourhoods with high accuracy at speeds up to 120 km/h.
Terrestrial scanning is a useful surveying tool that can help to accelerate natural gas development.
Laser scanner may be attached to the Romer arm for inspection of parts containing free-form surfaces. Compare Point cloud data directly to CAD models for sophisticated reports. Scanners are also used for Reverse Engineering of complex parts. Email us firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.measure.com.au
Sarah Kandrot (Phd Researcher, Department of Geography, University College Cork, Ireland) is talking about her research using Terrestrial Laser Scanner for monitoring changes in the morphology of sand dunes at Rossbeigh, Co. Kerry, Ireland. Filming and editing by Dr Max Kozachenko (Lecturer, Department of Geography and Coastal & Marine Research Centre, University College Cork, Ireland).
Our target-based registration is a manufacturer-independent solution for registration of terrestrial laser scanner data. Thanks to the carefully thought-out operation as well as quick and reliable finding and assignment of checkerboard targets and reference spheres, even non-experts can use a tool that allows reliable registration of terrestrial laser scanning data. If you work in smaller projects without targets or if a target is missing once, you can still register as easily due to natural corresponding points.
This professionally produced HD video illustrates how laser scanners work and describes which scanner features are important to consider, the topic of "registration" or stitching multiple scans together, and what type of support is available for implementing the technology. Highlights of key Leica Geosystems' scanner features are described and a high-level overview of software is given. Laser scanning: Chapter 3 of 3 - Simple Projects and Complex Projects - http://youtu.be/cxTYYce_d_8 Check out our website for more information and local contacts - http://hds.leica-geosystems.com/en/index.htm
Architecture 3D scanning greatly enhances precision, visualization and turnaround when creating structural models. Laser Design Terrestrial 3D Scanning team collected high-density spatial imaging with millions of coordinates quickly and accurately of the Lake Harriet Band Shell in Minneapolis,MN. Using highly accurate 3D scan data generated with 3D scanning you are able to view as-built documentation in a virtual world. The point cloud data can also be surfaced to generate a CAD model which can be used for comparison or reconstruction. Contact Laser Design Inc to find out more: http://www.laserdesign.com email@example.com