4 inspirational examples of digital twin applications

The digital twin concept — creating and managing digital replicas of physical objects — is taking a foothold in the...


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Topics: Digital Twin,

A realistic look at the advantages of robotics in construction in 2020

Robotic automation has been a big story throughout the 21st century — but it’s also been over-hyped. Although acclaimed as a...


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Topics: Robotics,

3 ways to reduce point cloud file size (before and after scanning)

Point clouds are big — sometimes too big. When the number of scans ranges into the hundreds (if not thousands), it’s possible...


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What is the best way to share point cloud files?

Sharing large files is never easy. But cloud technology makes it possible to by-pass the issue altogether. Fundamentally, the...


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Topics: point clouds,

What does the surveying industry look like in 2021?

2020 has been a year of unexpected change. However, this article is really about ongoing transformations that would have...


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Topics: surveying,

2020 trends in digital architecture

2020 turned out to be a more transformative year than anyone suspected. The way we work, live and collaborate will likely...


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Topics: architects,

How to overcome large datasets in point cloud processing

Point clouds store tremendously detailed information about physical space. This produces large files that can become unwieldy,...


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Topics: point clouds,

5 benefits of embracing VR in the construction industry

As virtual reality continues to improve, its viable commercial use cases have started to come into their own. The application...


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Topics: VR,

Point clouds and VR: The future of point cloud visualisation

Virtual Reality (VR) has become a valuable addition to the fields of digital entertainment, manufacturing, construction and...


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Topics: point clouds,

2020 trends in the future of robotics

The robotics sector has been growing steadily for many years and its impact is growing. Robots such as drones, autonomous...


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