Scan to BIM: The Evolution of Scanning Technology

by Tate Jones

2 years and 8 months ago

Tags 3d modeling bim laser scanning point clouds

Scanning is the most cost-effective way to collect the existing world.  You simply can’t go into a cathedral, petroleum refinery or metropolitan multi-use entertainment facility, measure with rulers and expect to get the accuracy you need to confidently design renovations. Laser scanning is the only way to do it.

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Tate Jones

Tate Jones is president of 3D Laser Surveys, a Division of LandAir Surveying. He has more than 40 years of experience in land and aerial surveying and is a nationally recognized expert in the field of 3D data capture.


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