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Scanning

January, 2014

Creating a 3D CAD Model from a Laser Scanned Point Cloud (Overview)

“How do I create a 3D Model with a 3D Laser Scanner?”

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September, 2013

Using a BIM Service Company to Improve Your Bottom Line

BIM is a word or label that has become commonplace in our industry, and the processes and practices that make up BIM are changing the way MEP contractors do business.

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September, 2013

Level of Detail and Model Progression Specification

Three-dimensional modeling is becoming more common in today’s construction processes. While models are easy to create, the question which should be asked is; what is the 3D model good for? Is it just a pretty picture or can it actually be fabricated and constructed? Level of Detail (LOD) is what we will explore for this article and how it has helped answer these questions.

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January, 2013

The Skinny on Scanning

Have you noticed in the AEC industry that a lot of interest has been generated around laser scanning?  The reason for this is that scanning provides a fast and accurate way to collect large amounts of measurement data to be used in both the design and construction process.

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