Using Laser Scanning to Document Mechanical Spaces

Will Hirschfeld3D MEP Laser Scanning Services, 3D Scan-to-BIM Services, Point Clouds, Video

Documentation of complex spaces Precision Point recently scanned a mechanical space to capture existing conditions, prior to the removal of 2 boilers. The point cloud was used in Autodesk Revit to design around critical mechanical, electrical, and plumbing runs. Details: The space was scanned with a FARO X330 from 11 scan positions, the scan data was registered with FARO Scene. If you have any questions about laser scanning, point clouds, or anything related to reality … Read More

Plant Puts 3D Scanning Capabilities to the Test

PrecisionPoint3D Laser Scanning Services, 3D MEP Laser Scanning Services

3D Scanning Comes in Hand for Huge Manufacturing Plant Job Our biggest 3D scanning job yet in terms of square footage, may have been a tire manufacturing plant on the East Coast. The client asked us to scan a nearly 1 million-square-foot factory in preparation for construction of an expansion. The interior space consisted of manufacturing equipment, process piping and mechanical equipment. Some of the pipes measured 16 inches in diameter. Using two FARO Focus3D … Read More

Reduce complex MEP modeling time by 40%

PrecisionPoint3D Laser Scanning Services, 3D MEP Laser Scanning Services, 3D Modeling Services, 3D Scan-to-BIM Services, Industry News

MEP Modeling Can be Time-Consuming At PrecisionPoint, our sole purpose is to help our customers solve problems such as MEP modeling, utilizing the latest 3d scanning solutions. We were recently approached by a client to scan and BIM model a 40 year old hospital with several major additions. This project would include documenting 7 Mechanical rooms totaling over 50K SF in just under 6 weeks. As such, we knew we had one of our toughest challenges … Read More