Introducing the New FARO Focus3D X 30 Laser Scanner

The affordable entry-level X series laser scanner The new FARO Focus3D X 30 laser scanner is a powerful, high-speed, ultra-portable 3D laser scanner designed for a variety of short-range applications. The Focus3D X 30 enables fast, straightforward and accurate measurements of interiors, such as: small architectural façades, complex structures, crime scenes, mechanical rooms, and production [...]

By | November 23rd, 2015|3D Documentation, AEC, Architecture, As-built, BIM, Construction, Focus 3D X|Comments Off on Introducing the New FARO Focus3D X 30 Laser Scanner

Register today! Webinar 3D Scanning from the Floor – Up

Register today for our next webinar with @California-Surveying-and-Drafting-Supply and @Point-of-Beginning on November 10th, 2:00 PM EST: 3D Scanning from the Floor – Up. Information to be covered in this webinar will include: • Scanning during concrete pours for elevations • Production of cut/fill maps on-site • ASTM Floor Flatness for FF/FL values • Monitoring Beam [...]

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 [...]

Scan Project Planning: Resolution & Scan Positions

The advances in laser scanning technology over the last five years have been impressive. Not only has the quality and quantity of the scan data we collect improved but also the size of the device and its ease of use. A while ago, a coworker of mine was commenting on how easy it was to use the FARO® Laser Scanner Focus3D. While it is true that the operation of the FARO® Laser Scanner Focus3D has been simplified to the point where virtually anyone can be taught to operate the device, there are still challenges in successfully collecting data that will deliver the desired results.  This is what will be achieved during Scan Project Planning. […]

By | May 21st, 2014|3D Documentation|0 Comments

FARO Technologies at SPAR International 2014

FARO will be attending SPAR 2014 taking place on April 14-17, 2014 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The conference focuses on business and technology considerations for end-to-end 3D measurement including information about available and in-process solutions, approaches, and work processes in a range of disciplines. […]

By | April 7th, 2014|3D Documentation|0 Comments

Creating An Effective SCENE Video Fly Through in SCENE 5.2

Creating a clean fly through is an invaluable marketing tool for our customers as it allows them to effectively depict collected data. This post will provide you with the tools you need to quickly and efficiently generate a quality fly through. After your point cloud has been fully registered and colorized here are the steps you should take to create this fly through. […]

By | March 11th, 2014|3D Documentation|0 Comments

About the FARO-Trimble Partnership

More on this unique OEM agreement. The FARO-Trimble partnership announced earlier this year has paved the way for Trimble to distribute FARO laser scanners through its global network. […]

By | January 3rd, 2013|3D Documentation|0 Comments