GeoSLAM for Education

Add SLAM to your syllabus


Inspiring the next generation of architects, engineers and conservationists with GeoSLAM’s mobile mapping solutions.


Ultimate Flexibility

GeoSLAM solutions can be used by multiple departments for different projects.


Ease of Use

Students can be up and running quickly with our simple to use technology.



Educational discount makes our SLAM accessible for all institutions.

Why GeoSLAM?

The ZEB Family of handheld scanners are used by educational institutions around the world. From geology to geography, remote sensing and civil engineering – GeoSLAM units can be found in different departments on campus.

Accessible to students and academics, as well as maintenance and facilities staff, our SLAM solutions are easy to use and can produce pointclouds in a matter of minutes.

GeoSLAM data is compatible with third party software programmes widely used in academic environments and exportable file formats include LAZ/LAS/PLY/TXT/e57.

GeoSLAM in action

‘Using GeoSLAM’s local processing software, the raw
scan data was processed on site, with no internet
connection required – useful when in an actual rainforest!’

University of Leicester

‘It was a gamechanger in terms of the speed of data

Virginia Tech

Case studies

eden project scanning

University of Liverpool, UK

Industry: Forestry
Eden Project
Scan time:
10 mins per scan
1km in length

Virginia Tech, France

Industry: Conservation
Battlefield tunnels
Scan time:
3 x faster than terrestrial scanners
Several kilometres

University of Bamberg, Germany

Industry: Conservation and education
Cistercian landscapes
Scan time:
3.5 hours
3 hectares

Which ZEB
is right for you?

ZEB Horizon

Used mostly for scanning indoors or in underground mines and caves with an IP64 rating. Can be used for applications such as construction/BIM or creating floorplans. Can be used outdoors and has a range of 30m.


Real-time processing which means you can visualise the scan as you move. Has a range of 30m and IP51 rating. Used mostly for scanning indoors and utilised for applications such as construction/BIM or creating floorplans.

ZEB Horizon

  The most flexible of the ZEB family with a range of accessories which makes it suitable for lots of different applications. Can be used to scan indoors and outdoors with a longer range of 100m. Collect data using a UAV or vehicle, or pair with a backpack and GPS antenna for precise location positioning.

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