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

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

PROJECT PROFILE: Hospital 3D Laser Scanning – Scanning in an Infection-Free Zone

PrecisionPoint3D Scan-to-BIM Services, Case Studies & Testimonials, Healthcare

hospital 3D laser scanning

Hospital 3D laser scanning has a unique set of challenges Performing hospital 3D laser scanning – in a sterile environment – is a process that requires following strict infection-control procedures. At an Elkhart, Indiana, hospital project two years ago, we devised many of the guidelines and processes that are now industry standards for scanning in active health care facilities. We were asked to put our knowledge and experience to work recently at a major children’s … Read More

6 Months of Complimentary WebShare Scan Viewer Hosting Offered by PrecisionPoint Inc.

PrecisionPoint3D Laser Scanning Services, 3D Scan-to-BIM Services, 3D Surveying Services, Industry News, Point Clouds

WebShare Scan Viewer Hosting Is An Important Part of Our 3D Scanning Process for Customers and Clients Why is WebShare cloud viewing important? As most of our current clients will acknowledge, 3D scanning has fundamentally changed the way they obtain their existing conditions documentation. It also empowers them to develop accurate and reliable existing conditions deliverables. However, one of the primary concerns we hear is, how can I easily share these point clouds and view them … 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