Home renovation made easy with the ZEB Family

Harriet Brewitt

As residential real estate prices continue to climb in many parts of the United States, property owners are increasingly investing in renovations and additions to their existing homes. To meet the demand, architects seek digital as-built documentation of the structures, so they can design the new construction. Many are asking for mobile 3D scanning by name as the technology they …

GeoSLAM Launches Game-Changing Technology in the UK during Digital Construction Week

Harriet Brewitt

The global experts in “go anywhere” 3D mobile mapping technology are launching their brand new time and cost-saving surveying technologies in the UK. GeoSLAM will be demonstrating the ZEB-REVO RT and GeoSLAM Hub on booth C18 at Digital Construction Week, which takes place at ExCel London between 18-19 October. The ZEB-REVO RT is the next generation of the hugely popular …

The benefits of measuring Shotcrete during application

Grace Tupling

Ground support operations are critical in most underground mines, not only for the longer-term durability of tunnels, but also for the immediate safety of people working in new drives who may be conducting various operations at a heading or barricade. Shotcrete has been used for decades either solely, or in combination with other stability support methods, such as mesh and …

GeoSLAM to showcase the Future of Construction at Geo Business 2018

Harriet Brewitt

The market leader in 3D mobile mapping technology, GeoSLAM, is set to host two talks on the future of the construction industry, at this year’s GEO Business event, in London from 22-23 May. In GeoSLAM’s first talk on 23 May, Vice President of Product Management, Mark Reid, will discuss mobile mapping technology as a tool for the construction industry in …

Verity – GeoSLAM Collaboration Advances Real-Time Construction Quality Management

Harriet Brewitt

The next generation of construction quality assurance/control methodology and technology is integrating simultaneous localization and mapping (SLAM) with building information modeling. GeoSLAM and ClearEdge3D are pleased to announce an upcoming beta program that allows as-built construction data – measured using GeoSLAM’s hand-held, lightweight mobile laser scanners – to be compared against design/fabrication models using ClearEdge3D’s Verity software to quickly and easily identify installation status …

GeoSLAM Unveils Predictions for Engineering’s Digital Future

Harriet Brewitt

The world’s leading name in ‘go-anywhere’ 3D mobile mapping technology is calling on the engineering and construction sector to recognise the ‘fourth industrial revolution’ in a new white paper entitled ‘Digital Engineering: Building Reality’. The findings include: The whitepaper comes after latest forecasts reveal that growth in the construction sector will rise by 70 per cent across the world by 2025, …

Continued success for Central Alliance and ROBIN

Central Alliance surveying streets for Sheffield City Council Since its launch in 2016, ROBIN has offered its users unrivalled flexibility and performance. Pre-construction services firm Central Alliance were the first adopters of this technology and they continue to reap the benefits. Milen Charov, Principal Land Surveyor for Central Alliance says “we use ROBIN because it gives us ultimate flexibility. ROBIN …

GeoSLAM Scores Top Marks at Century Old School

Harriet Brewitt

Transforming an ageing school in the Jazz District of Kansas City to a community arts centre required the power of today’s real-time technology. The Attucks Building, built in 1905 and renovated in 1922 due to overcrowding, has undergone several more developments over the years. For any plans to be approved on the site of the Attucks School, the commission needed …

GeoSLAM BAM Building Scan

Rapid Mobile Scanning for As Built Building Surveys

Harriet Brewitt

BAM Plant were commissioned to install the steelwork and concrete slabs to a 5-storey commercial redevelopment in Egham, Surrey (UK). The structure of the building is a composite steel frame with in-situ concrete slabs on a 7.5m x 9m grid. Part of BAM’s brief was to laser scan the new building elements to check the measurements of the floor slabs. …