ZebRevo GeoSLAM

What is SLAM?

Harriet Brewitt

First things first, SLAM stands for Simultaneous Localization and Mapping. SLAM can trace its early development back to the robotics industry in the 1980s and 1990s. Robotics engineers had a problem – how to get their autonomous vehicles to move around the factory floor without bumping into walls, people, or indeed each other. Being indoors, they couldn’t rely on GPS …

The Dos and Don’ts of Aerial Surveying

Harriet Brewitt

If you read the news before Christmas or were one of the tens of thousands of people experiencing disruption at London’s Gatwick Airport, you’ll know that drones (unmanned aerial vehicles or UAVs) can cause chaos if used incorrectly. That’s why we’ve put together this handy guide, with some of the major dos, and importantly, dont’s of surveying with a UAV. …

Experience Strongest Ever SLAM with our upgrade campaign

Harriet Brewitt

The rapid advancement of SLAM (Simultaneous Location and Mapping) technology has led us to launch our most exciting campaign to date. We are offering users of SLAM systems the opportunity to upgrade any SLAM device to an industry leading GeoSLAM handheld scanner. We have launched this upgrade campaign offering a £10,000 (or €11,200 or 12,650 USD) saving on the price of …

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GeoSLAM responds to the Geospatial Commission

Harriet Brewitt

The Geospatial Commission was launched in November 2017, as part of a Government initiative to unlock the value of the sector that is valued at approximately £11billion per year. As an expert in handheld mobile mapping and monitoring systems and software, GeoSLAM submitted evidence to the Commission in September 2018, as part of a collection of information that will inform …

Global expansion on the horizon for GeoSLAM

Harriet Brewitt

The global 3D mapping and monitoring technology specialist, GeoSLAM, has set the wheels in motion to achieve ambitious global growth plans, with the appointment of new CEO Shelley Copsey, the creation of GeoSLAM Labs, and securing a £5.4million investment. With a wealth of experience in the commercialisation of early stage technologies, Shelley has been involved in the recruitment of a …

GeoSLAM feature on NatWest Business Hub

Harriet Brewitt

GeoSLAM’s Rachel Reynolds has contributed to an article on the NatWest Business Hub’s website, you can take a look at it here. As Head of Corporate Social Responsibility, Rachel has been talking to the bank about the importance of working with schools to nuture the next generation of talent.  This is part of GeoSLAM’s overarching CSR strategy to encourage young …

Commercial UAV Show 2018

Harriet Brewitt

Earlier this month, the GeoSLAM team visited the Commercial UAV Show, where we exhibited with the latest innovation in our ZEB family – the ZEB-HORIZON, following its launch at INTERGEO a few weeks prior The next generation in handheld 3D laser scanners, the device is capable of rapidly capturing indoor and outdoor measurements situated up to 100m away from the …

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GeoSLAM at South Wolds Careers Fair

Harriet Brewitt

Software Engineer Abhishek Bhartiya blogs about his experience attending a careers fair at a local school as part of GeoSLAM’s CSR Strategy.  My colleague James and I were asked to participate in a Careers Event at South Wolds Academy in Keyworth to motivate and inspire school children about the work we do and to help them think about choosing the right …

INTERGEO 2018

Harriet Brewitt

It’s been just under a month since we left Frankfurt following our biggest and brightest INTERGEO ever. In case you didn’t make it to our glowing corner of the Frankfurt Messe, Channel Manager for UK and Ireland Sven van Duffelen discusses show highlights and introduces our newest member of the GeoSLAM Family, the ZEB-HORIZON.   Scroll down for more photos of …