Getting to know you: Abhishek Bhartiya

In our second staff profile on the team here at GeoSLAM, Abhishek Bhartiya, discusses his role as software engineer and his passion for technology, as well as settling into UK life after moving halfway around the world to join us. We’re very pleased he’s here, so read on to find out a little more about his journey so far. What …

GeoSLAM expands service centre in France with Geomesure

We’ve teamed up with one of our French dealers, Geomesure, to launch the first GeoSLAM Service Centre. A trusted dealer for several years, Geomesure are now able to offer GeoSLAM customers repairs, spares and hardware services via their facility in Saint Jean de Védas, on the outskirts of Montpellier. Commenting on the launch, Steve Wiltshire, Strategic Supply Chain Lead at …

Getting to know you: Dana Perțea

Welcome to the first in a series of profiles on the team here at GeoSLAM, where we recognise and celebrate our fabulous members of staff. In our first edition Dana Perțea, discusses her role as client engagement manager. Following her studies at the Transilvania University of Brașov, Dana discusses how her love for puzzles and jigsaws fuelled a desire for …

A host of new features for Hub!

Harriet Brewitt

User experience is at the heart of the new Hub 5.2, making it easier than ever to work with your geospatial data. Universal compatibility brings the latest features for owners of any of the ZEB family, and thanks to a simple licencing model you can collaborate with colleagues wherever they are. The new 3D viewer is available for anyone to …

GeoSLAM launch ZEB PANO

Harriet Brewitt

We are pleased to announce the launch of our latest product that is set to shake up the property sector by offering property professionals the ability to capture floorplans and hi-res photography simultaneously. The ZEB PANO, a handheld SLAM (simultaneous, localization and mapping) scanner and panoramic camera, has been developed for the property sector. SLAM technology is widely known for …

BIM World Pass Giveaway

Harriet Brewitt

GeoSLAM are excited to be exhibiting at this year’s BIM World Event, alongside French distributors Geotopo. Taking place in Paris on 2 – 3 April, BIM World is the annual event for BIM users globally, dedicated to construction, real-estate, urban planning and much more!  GeoSLAM will be on stand A44 with all of the ZEB Family, including the new ZEB-HORIZON. Would …

Safe, fast data capture with ZEB-REVO on waste management project

Harriet Brewitt

UK GeoSLAM Dealers KOREC have recently worked with waste management specialists Enviroflow to produce an imaginative and effective data capture solution. Combining multiple technologies, including the ZEB-REVO, Enviroflow managed a motorway drainage survey quickly and safely. The M6 motorway is a key corridor in the Strategic Road Network (SRN) and the North West section is one of its busiest stretches. …

Branching out with mobile mapping

Harriet Brewitt

ZEB-HORIZON “High quality forestry data captured eight times faster than traditional methods”  47% of Croatia’s total land area is covered by forest, an area of approximately 25,000km2. Management of these vast valuable assets is a key industry in Croatia and across its central European neighbours. As well as managing the biodiversity and sustainability of the forests, it is important for …

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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. …