3D Digitization with The Smithsonian Institution

Written by: Vincent Rossi Sr. 3D Program Officer, Digitization Program Office, Smithsonian Institution For thousands of years and using a variety of tools, humans have been able to take point-to-point measurements to document, analyze, and understand their environment. It was not until recently that we’ve been able to collect thousands, millions and sometimes billions of [...]

By | July 10th, 2017|3D Documentation, 3D Measurement, Architecture, Construction, Focus 3D X, Heritage|Comments Off on 3D Digitization with The Smithsonian Institution

Digitally Preserving Heritage At-Risk

FARO® and CyArk announce partnership to ensure heritage sites are available to future generations. Through this partnership, FARO provides CyArk with advanced 3D laser scanning solutions to bring global heritage to life and get you closer than ever to the sites you’ve always wanted to see . Learn how CyArk is leveraging an integrated 3D [...]

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Enhance Customer BIM Workflows with an Updated Release of PointSense Software

Version 16.5, PointSense now includes additional tools and functionality for efficiently processing 3D laser scan data in Autodesk’s AutoCAD® and Revit® packages and accelerates documentation of as-built data.                 What’s New: PointSense functionality for AutoCAD® includes simultaneous fit of multiple polygon cross-sections, single click plane extraction, and auto-boundary [...]

New Product Release: Handheld 3D Laser Scanner Freestyle3D X with Enhanced Accuracy

We are pleased to announce the release of the New Handheld 3D Laser Scanner Freestyle3D X. “The Freestyle3D X sets the industry standard for ease-of-use and verifiable accuracy among professional, portable scanning devices,” stated Joe Arezone, Senior Vice President and Managing Director FARO Asia and EMEA. “The new features such as automatic flash mode, best [...]

New 3D Metrology Software Delivers Increased Productivity with Expanded Point Cloud Capacity and the Capability to Connect Multiple 3D Devices for Simultaneous Measurement

FARO Technologies, Inc. announces the release of CAM2® Measure 10.5, its latest software for the FaroArm, FARO® ScanArm, FARO® Laser Tracker, and FARO® 3D Imager. CAM2® Measure 10.5 leads the market with its capability to connect multiple 3D measurement devices, within the same coordinate system, and simultaneously scan into a single seat of software on [...]

By | June 30th, 2015|3D Documentation, 3D Software, AEC, Architecture, As-built, BIM, CAM2, Construction, Focus 3D X, Forensics, Heritage, New Product Release, Plant Design, Renovation, Surveying|Comments Off on New 3D Metrology Software Delivers Increased Productivity with Expanded Point Cloud Capacity and the Capability to Connect Multiple 3D Devices for Simultaneous Measurement