Tech Tip Video You Can’t Live Without: Making Smarter Point Clouds

Mark HannaTechie Tips

If you want smarter point clouds, just ask us. We’ll make them for you in ReCap. We have developed a workflow to add extra intelligence to your point clouds that will make them easier and faster to manipulate in your BIM applications. In ReCap, we can isolate structural, architectural and MEP features in the point cloud and assign them to specific regions or layers, such as walls, floors, or pipes. When you bring the point cloud … Read More

Featured Project: 50,000 Square Feet Scanned in 90 Minutes with Indoor Mobile Mapping Technology

Mark HannaMobile Indoor Mapping Services, PrecisionPoint News

Mobile Indoor Mapping

Add Indoor Mobile Mapping to our list of enhanced service offerings. For those not yet familiar with this new technology, it employs a suite of cameras and laser scanners mounted on a trolley that can be rolled across a floor to quickly capture a 360-degree point cloud of an interior space. An onboard computer merges the color imagery and scan data to create a photo-realistic 3D point cloud model in real time. “We captured a 50,000-square-foot … Read More

Please Welcome Will Hirschfeld to the PrecisionPoint Team!

Mark Hanna3D Modeling Services, 3D Scan-to-BIM Services, 3D Surveying Services, PrecisionPoint News, UAS/Drone-based Services

Will Hirschfeld is PrecisionPoint’s new UAS Pilot/3D Solutions Specialist. He comes to us from Beck’s Hybrid, a specialty seed company, where he became an expert on all things UAS and received his FAA Part 107 Certification. That means Will has been cleared to operate small UAVs up to 55 pounds, including our new DJI Inspire 2. “The Inspire 2 is a great platform that stays stable even in the wind to capture really crisp imagery,” … Read More

33 Expert Tips, Tactics & Best Practices for Your Laser Scan, As-Built BIM Project Success

Mark Hanna3D Laser Scanning Services, Industry News

7 Laser scanning project bidding and planning best practices. 8 On-site/data collection tactics for optimal laser scanning data capture. 16 Data processing/modeling tips for efficiently converting point clouds to BIMs. 2 General tips, ideas, best practices, and lessons learned from industry leading laser scanning service providers. Plus Audio Streams with Interviews and Commentary From the Experts!

Using 3D Laser Scanning Solutions to Add Value to Your Renovation Project

Mark Hanna3D Laser Scanning Services, General Information

3D laser scanning technology

How can 3D laser scanning solutions provide more value to your renovation project? 3D laser scanning allows you to design from real world 3D as-built conditions Saves overall cost of a project by helping to minimize change orders Shortens Project Schedule by reducing rework due to poor or lacking existing conditions documentation What exactly is 3D laser scanning and how can 3D laser scanning services help you and your business? “What do you do for a … Read More

Introducing Pete Abraham, Senior Project Manager, PrecisionPoint, Inc.

PrecisionPointGeneral Information, Industry News

Pete Abraham joined PrecisionPoint in the fall of 2016, bringing with him his nearly two decades of experience in surveying, environmental remediation and preservation, and 3D laser scanning. As a Senior Project Manager, Pete will be responsible for overseeing data capture and processing, and ultimately the modeling of client deliverables. In other words, his primary role is to ensure PrecisionPoint clients receive top quality work the first time and every time. Some of his secondary … Read More