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FARO Technologies, provider of portable measurement and imaging solutions, and KOREC, a specialist of surveying applications, have signed an agreement. Under these terms KOREC will supply the FARO Laser Scanner Focus3D.
FARO, provider of portable 3D Documentation, measurement and imaging systems, announces new state-of-the-art 3D Documentation technology. Modern laser scanners such as the FARO Focus3D create three dimensional building documentation in conjunction with popular CAD-software – accurately and cost effectively. With up to a million measuring points per second, the scanners record surfaces in very high resolution. This way, properties and their fixtures can be quickly, completely and accurately converted into digital models.
Bentley Systems announced that its i-models (containers for open infrastructure information exchange) are now able to deliver AECO information mobility “with integrity” in PDF workflows by leveraging new agreements with Adobe Systems Incorporated and Bluebeam Software (provider of PDF creation, markup, and editing tools for AEC workflows). As a result, PDF-format deliverables can serve usefully at each stage, even as information is transformed from design to construction to operations, and back again.
Following the recent success of the first Soyuz launch from the French Spaceport in Guiana, Astrium Services’ GEO-Information division, a global provider of geo-information products and services,informs its customers and partners that Arianespace has now set the launch date for Pléiades 1 on December 16th, 2011.
The GeoEye Foundation, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization established by GeoEye, in 2007, announced that University of California San Diego (UCSD) research fellow and GeoEye Foundation grantee, Albert Yu-Min Lin, Ph.D., will be featured on National Geographic Channel's broadcast, "Forbidden Tomb of Genghis Khan," on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011, at 9:00 p.m. PT/ET. The documentary will follow Dr. Lin on his journey and unveil recent archeological discoveries he made using GeoEye high-resolution satellite imagery and other methodologies.
Autodesk, introduced two exciting offerings in the company’s emerging Autodesk 123D family— Autodesk 123D Catch and Autodesk 123D Make Technology Preview. The offerings enable anyone to quickly and easily capture 3D models from the world around them, and additionally turn 3D models into their own artistic creations. The new technology is further proof that Autodesk is continuing to push boundaries in personal manufacturing, empowering more people to imagine and create things, and share them with others whether for fun, learning or profit.
Bentley Systems announced an expansion of its strategic relationship with Microsoft Corporation. Through its commitment to the Microsoft Azure Platform partner program, Bentley is bringing a broad range of Azure-cloud-based services for sustaining infrastructure to architecture, engineering, construction, and operations (AECO) worldwide at an accelerated pace.
The Leica GR25 GNSS Reference Server is more than just a reference receiver. With integrated internal and external device management, multi-user management, high end security, modular and scalable design, the GR25 GNSS Reference Server will grow with users’ needs and keep their GNSS applications and networks fully up to date.
Bentley Systems announced that it has acquired U.K.-based Pointools Ltd, the hardware-neutral provider of point cloud software technology, in order to integrate point cloud processing in innovative ways throughout its product portfolio. Point cloud inclusion supports Bentley’s commitment to advance information mobility with integrity across design and operational workflows.