SCOUT-16 | Museum Mapping SLAM

Point Density: 50,000+ points per m^2
Height: ~1.5 m AGL
Speed: Walking pace (~3-4 mph)
Data Acquisition Time: 10 minutes

RANGER-XL + 4Band┃Wide Area Mapping

Point Density: 168 points per m^2
Height: 320m AGL 
Speed: 55 knots 
Data Acquisition Time: 26 minutes

Traditional Survey vs LiDAR

LIDAR, which stands for Light Detection and Ranging, has become a cornerstone in modern urban development. EHRA’s adoption of this technology, particularly the Mini-Ranger LIDAR system, showcases the significant advancements and efficiencies it brings to the field. The MiniRanger, known for its high-quality data collection, has been instrumental in EHRA’s ability to gather vast amounts of accurate data swiftly, transforming the landscape of urban engineering.

Behind the Success of EHRA’s Urban Projects: The Mini-Ranger LIDAR System

Discover the groundbreaking impact of LIDAR technology in urban development with EHRA’s innovative use of the Mini-Ranger LIDAR system. In this insightful video, we delve into how EHRA, a leading engineering firm, leverages the power of Drone LIDAR and the MiniRanger system to revolutionize urban planning and project management.

David Evans & Associates Interview Lidar in Transportation

Unlocking the Power of Drone LIDAR: Transforming Transportation Projects. The world of transportation infrastructure is undergoing a profound transformation, and at the heart of this revolution is Drone LIDAR technology. This groundbreaking innovation is fundamentally reshaping the way we approach transportation projects, providing unparalleled precision and accuracy in high-precision mapping. In our comprehensive exploration, we delve into the captivating realm of Drone LIDAR. We start by unraveling the core concepts, introducing you to the technology’s essence, and highlighting why it’s becoming an indispensable tool in various industries.

The LIDAR System Transforming R.A. Smith’s Workflows

In the rapidly evolving world of surveying and civil engineering, technology plays a pivotal role in determining the efficiency and accuracy of data collection. Among the various technological advancements, LIDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) has emerged as a game-changer, especially in the area of aerial surveying. This video explores deep into the transformative impact of the Phoenix Mini Ranger 3, a state-of-the-art LIDAR system, on the workflows of R.A. Smith, a leading civil engineering and surveying company based in Brookfield, Wisconsin.

DOT Drone LiDAR Accuracy Research

The Rise of LiDAR in Geomatics LiDAR, or Light Detection and Ranging, has seen a surge in its application within the geomatics sector. Its ability to capture detailed and accurate data makes it an invaluable tool for professionals seeking to analyze department of transportation survey and engineering projects. As the demand for high-quality data grows, the need to understand the strengths and weaknesses of available LiDAR sensors becomes paramount.

LiDAR Selection Guide

Are you tired of sifting through endless options and specifications to find the right drone lidar sensor for your needs? Look no further! Our comprehensive selection guide takes the guesswork out of the process, helping you make informed decisions about which sensor is best suited for your project.

Our guide offers a detailed overview of the key features and benefits of various drone lidar sensors, including their range, accuracy, and data output capabilities.

LiDARMill Version 2

We’re excited to announce the release of LiDARMill v2! LiDARMill v2 takes automated post-processing to the next level. In our recent webinar, we covered some of the new improvements and features including:

  • Imagery Processing in LiDARMill
  • Ground Control Reporting and Adjustments
  • Robust Coordinate System Handling
  • A Workflow Overview and Demonstration
  • Multi-Mission Processing Support
  • Advanced Point Cloud Filtering Options
  • RGB Thermal & Fusion
  • Accuracy Reporting
  • Automated LiDAR and Camera Calibration Options
  • Near-Real Time (NRT) Reference Station Positioning for Projects Requiring Less Than 24 Hour Turn-around Time
  • Trajectory Post-Processing Without Reference Stations

If you have any questions or would like to learn more about LiDARMill v2, please don’t hesitate to get in touch. We’d be happy to help!