Laser Scanner Aids in Piping Project

Technology is changing the world day-by-day, and the construction industry is no exception. Things like building information modeling (BIM), laser scanners, and 3D modeling are changing the landscape of how work is being completed — and saving companies both time and money in the long-run. Rodney Roebuck, CEO of Roebuck Contracting, has been in the [...]

By | 2018-05-10T16:24:10+00:00 May 10th, 2018|3D Documentation, AEC, Architecture, BIM, Construction, PointSense, Renovation|Comments Off on Laser Scanner Aids in Piping Project

Construction Verification Grows Up…

We’re all aware that ‘digital’ is big right now. It’s big in our personal lives, big in our social activities, big in our homes and now - albeit almost the last to catch on – it’s big in the Architecture, Engineering, Construction and Operation (AECO) industry. More often now, we see virtual 3D models embellished [...]

By | 2018-04-27T18:57:33+00:00 April 27th, 2018|3D Documentation, AEC, Architecture, As-built, BIM, Construction, Heritage, Plant Design, Renovation|Comments Off on Construction Verification Grows Up…

[NEW EVENTS] FARO Forensic Workshops 2018 (Part 2)

Due to popular demand, we've added more dates and locations to our popular FAROLive! series - the FARO Forensic Workshops (originally launched for 2018 here). Join for a FREE, in-person and hands-on exploration of 3D data capture tools, software and deliverables and how they can help you capture millions of data points in minutes. With this [...]

By | 2018-04-04T19:54:36+00:00 March 30th, 2018|Focus 3D X, Law Enforcement, Public Safety Forensics|Comments Off on [NEW EVENTS] FARO Forensic Workshops 2018 (Part 2)

EPC Company Decreases Project Costs by 10-20% & Identifies New Revenue Sources

SUCCESS CASE: CHI Engineering Services Leverages 3D Laser Scanning for Streamlined Analysis & Complete Field-to-Finish Workflow* With a dedication to providing unmatched engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services, CHI Engineering Services applies 35+ years of experience aimed at ensuring each completed project provides their clients with simplified operations and maintenance. However, CHI began noticing a [...]

By | 2018-03-21T14:19:02+00:00 March 21st, 2018|3D Documentation|Comments Off on EPC Company Decreases Project Costs by 10-20% & Identifies New Revenue Sources

[NEW] The First & Only Continuous Construction Verification Solution

What if you had a solution that could facilitate AND accelerate validation to design, tolerance evaluation, positioning, monitoring and more? FARO® introduces BuildIT Construction – the FIRST comprehensive building lifecycle verification software for continuous project management with real-time validation of 3D scan data to CAD designs. Leveraging cutting-edge 3D metrology capabilities, this new software delivers [...]

By | 2018-04-20T16:14:39+00:00 March 13th, 2018|3D Documentation|Comments Off on [NEW] The First & Only Continuous Construction Verification Solution

FARO Scene 7.1 with Virtual Reality!

The excitement around virtual reality (VR) is enormous… it is EVERYWHERE! From commercial applications to domestic uses formerly reserved for gaming, it is now filtering into everyday tasks and available on devices a lot of us carry around in our pockets. In an interview with FARO’s Construction Product Manager, Oliver Buerkler, we look at the [...]

By | 2018-02-20T02:50:05+00:00 February 8th, 2018|Architecture, BIM, Construction, SCENE|Comments Off on FARO Scene 7.1 with Virtual Reality!

[WEBINAR] Instantly Share Scan Data Through the Entire Project Cycle

  With numerous stakeholders - each depending on up-to-date information to verify quality and maintain project schedule - today's building and facility projects demand instantaneous sharing of 3D data sets throughout every stage. However, this can be a challenge due to file size and software proficiency. What if project 3D scan data could be easily [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:09:41+00:00 January 18th, 2018|3D Documentation, 3D Software, SCENE|Comments Off on [WEBINAR] Instantly Share Scan Data Through the Entire Project Cycle

FARO® Helps Mexican Authorities Studying Earthquake-Affected Areas

BIM/CIM solutions help areas affected by the earthquake FARO® joins the Mexican government in the 3D scanning of affected structures after the earthquake that occurred on September 19, 2017. The catastrophic consequences left by the earthquake, which had an impact of 8.2 degrees on the Ritcher scale, are still incalculable. For this reason FARO joins [...]

By | 2018-03-09T20:15:43+00:00 January 8th, 2018|Architecture, BIM, Construction|Comments Off on FARO® Helps Mexican Authorities Studying Earthquake-Affected Areas

An Interview with Simon Raab, PhD, Co-Founder, CEO and President of FARO®

FARO is Deeply Bound ETHICALLY and Intellectually to the TECHNOLOGY Construction companies can now scan continuously and immediately point out if a pillar is being incorrectly placed or that floor is not quite flat or that girder is not supporting correctly. 3D scanning is revolutionizing the way construction is being done, and FARO® is prepared [...]

By | 2018-02-20T02:50:09+00:00 January 2nd, 2018|BIM, Construction|Comments Off on An Interview with Simon Raab, PhD, Co-Founder, CEO and President of FARO®

Immersive Virtual Reality & More Featured at Autodesk University 2017

Review: Technology & Latest Innovation for the AEC Industry from Autodesk University 2017 Autodesk University last month was an incredible week – featuring industry insights, technology and new product announcements – and FARO® was there showcasing its latest ground-breaking technology! The latest generation of the FARO Focus Laser Scanner coupled with FARO SCENE 7.1 software [...]

By | 2018-02-20T02:50:11+00:00 December 14th, 2017|3D Documentation, 3D Software, SCENE|Comments Off on Immersive Virtual Reality & More Featured at Autodesk University 2017