Surveyors: Don't Look at Hardware to Solve Software Issues

For surveyors, times are changing fast, and with these changes come significant opportunities. One primary indicator of such...

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Topics: pointcloud, processing software, laser scanner

How to plan a 3D laser scanning survey

Creating a quality site plan is crucial for an efficient and accurate scanning process. As scanning becomes more widespread,...

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Topics: laser scanner, surveying, surveyors

4 Ways To Use 3D LiDAR-Based SLAM Better

SLAM (Simultaneous Localisation and Mapping) is poised to be the next-big-thing in surveying. It will disrupt how surveyors...

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Topics: bim, LiDAR, Vercator

3 types of terrestrial laser scanners

According to a recent report from Future Market Insights, the market for 3D scanners is projected to increase fourfold in the...

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Topics: laser scanner, surveying, surveyors

Future trends in laser scanner technology

Laser scanning is on a path to become more powerful, more useful, and more affordable — impacting a vast array of industries....

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Topics: laser scanner,

How to improve construction workflows in 2021

Many sectors have seen the benefit of focusing on workflow: saving money and time while improving quality and compliance. With...

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Topics: point clouds,

LOD and BIM explained

Surveyors who are adopting BIM (Building Information Modelling) workflows have continuously faced challenges getting...

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Topics: laser scanner, surveying, LiDAR

How Surveyors Should Use 3D LiDAR-Based SLAM in 2021

SLAM is an evolving and exciting technology that will change how surveyors work and engage with projects. How? The answer is...

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Topics: LiDAR, SLAM,

What is SLAM? (Simultaneous Localisation And Mapping)

SLAM is an evolving and exciting technology. Here, we are going to introduce you to the topic, explain new possibilities for...

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Topics: SLAM,

4 reasons we built Vercator around the cloud

We developed Vercator to transform point cloud processing. Our ambition has always been to create software that removes the...

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Topics: Vercator,