The conjunction of LiDAR & AI

AI and LiDAR scanning can interact in various ways to enhance a wide range of applications across industries such as autonomous vehicles, robotics, urban planning, infraestructure management, among others. Here are some ways they can collaborate: These are just a few examples of how AI and LiDAR scanning can operate together to enable innovative applications…

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What’s LiDAR and Why is it Relevant to Me?

LiDAR, which stands for Light Detection and Ranging, is a remote sensing method that uses light in the form of a pulsed laser to measure variable distances. Essentially, it works by sending out laser pulses and measuring the time it takes for the light to return after bouncing off objects in its path. This data…

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What are LOD (Levels of Development) in AEC?

Levels of Development (LOD) refer to a standardized framework for defining the amount of detail and accuracy that should be included in a building information model (BIM) at different stages of a project’s lifecycle. LOD 200 vs LOD 300… Why center on LOD200 and LOD300? Because both levels can be achieved through LiDAR 3D scanning…

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Revolutionizing Expos and Shows with Reality Capture Technology

In the ever-evolving landscape of events and exhibitions, staying ahead of the curve is VITAL. With the advent of Reality Capture technology, the game has been elevated to unprecedented heights. At Xuguz, we pride ourselves on being at the forefront of this revolution, seamlessly blending the physical and digital worlds to bring about immersive experiences…

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5 Common Challenges When Creating As-Built Models Manually

In architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC), As-Built Models are indispensable tools. These models serve as accurate representations of structures or systems after construction, crucial for maintenance, renovations, and future planning. However, creating these models by hand can be a complex and error-prone process, fraught with challenges that can compromise accuracy and efficiency. In this article,…

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Point Clouds and 3D Technology

What is Point Cloud? In the world of 3D technology, the term “point cloud” has gained traction. A point cloud is a collection of data points in a three-dimensional space that meticulously captures the external surface of an object or environment. This article takes us deep into the fascinating world of point clouds, exploring their…

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GeoWeek 2024 Highlights – The Future of GeoTechnologies

This past week, our team had the incredible opportunity to immerse ourselves in the cutting-edge world of geotechnologies at GeoWeek in Denver, Colorado. The event served as a knowledge hub, offering insights into the latest advancements and innovations that will shape the future of our industry. In this blog post, we’re excited to share our…

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