Archive for the ‘3D Scanning’ Category

In recent years, technology has made it possible for people to experience reality in completely new ways. Both virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) place users in a world transformed by digital information. VR allows you to experience a completely virtual world using a headset and other hardware, and AR adds digital images and […]

Virtual Design and Construction (VDC) comes with numerous benefits for construction firms, including increased efficiency, more accurate cost estimates and reduced need for rework. As a result, many businesses have worked hard to add VDC and Building Information Modeling (BIM) technologies to their in-house workflows. For some teams, however, managing VDC independently poses challenges. You […]

As an innovative method for project planning and design, Virtual Design and Construction (VDC) has transformed the way construction firms do business. VDC software can encompass everything from 3D model creation and clash detection to model-based quantity takeoffs and scheduling, and as a result, there’s likely a VDC solution for every company. As many construction […]

Since manufacturers and construction professionals began using 3D CAD in the 1990s, virtual design technology has played a key role in the construction industry’s development. In recent years, new systems and processes have transformed the way construction professionals plan building projects. Two of the most influential innovations — Virtual Design and Construction (VDC) and Building […]

Are you currently outsourcing your 3D scanning data? Do you find roadblocks in getting the data you need? Now is the best time to take a closer look at how and when you’re using the service to determine if a purchase may be the better option. As we navigate changes in the way we work, […]

3 Often Overlooked Advantages of 3D Scanning What does 3D scanning have to do with happier tenants and occupants, safer conditions on job sites, smoother logistics planning, faster training, and shorter project schedules? A lot, actually. We often talk about the improvements to efficiency and accuracy that 3D scanning has brought to the construction industry. […]

The advent of 3D scanning has revolutionized the building construction industry. The ability to use 3D scans for existing and new construction allows for fast and reliable as-built verification as well as construction layout. You’ll save time, effort and money using scan data for coordination and can avoid clashes and errors by utilizing Point Cloud […]

Client: Hockaday Mechanical Corporation Location: NC State University in Raleigh, NC Client Cost: $14,000 Project Size: 11,000 SF VDC/BIM Services Rendered: Scanner Rental Point Cloud Registration Point Cloud Clean Up 3D Modeling 3D Coordination Layout Drawings Project Challenges This lab renovation at the College of Veterinary Medicine on the campus of NC State University had […]