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04-Sep-2014

IGI User Meeting 2012

Save the date: Monday 6th October 2014

IGI, one of the world's leading geospatial companies, is proud to announce that the IGI User Meeting 2014 is coming up: Monday, 6th of October 2014, 9:00-17:00 o'clock + evening event, Hampton by Hilton Hotel in Berlin City West, Uhlandstraße 188-189, 10623 Berlin. Key Reasons to Attend: Join the only event to bring together end users from around the world for free; Networking with professional attendees to establish new business relationships; Discover how IGImatch is increasing point cloud production whilst reducing operational costs; Hear from successful case studies of Airborne & Mobile Mapping use from the many applications; Explore the current use and future demand for a variety of gyroplane platforms...

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28-Aug-2014

RailMapper based on the Z+F Profiler

Scanning the "Windberbahn" in Dresden with the IGI RailMapper, based on the Z+F Profiler

This article describes the case study: Scanning the "Windberbahn" in Dresden with the IGI RailMapper, based on the Z+F Profiler. It is one objective of Windbergbahn e. V. to preserve the monument “Windbergbahn“. This includes documenting the historic train tracks, the surrounding area and buildings next to the tracks, as well as the maintenance of the complete network - for what the association has been responsible since 2010. IGI started this project to support the association with its objectives. Together with Prof. Zimmermann from HTW Dresden and the Windbergbahn e. V., the survey track from “Dresden-Gittersee“ to “Freital-Birkigt“ was chosen. This track is very demanding because of Rmin= 80m of several curves...

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25-Aug-2014

ifp students at IGI in Kreuztal

ifp students visit IGI

IGI, one of the world's leading geospatial companies, invited on 26th June 2014 a group of interested students and employees of ifp University of Stuttgart accompanied by Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dieter Fritsch at a hands-on workshop in the Kreuztal office. After a warm welcome by the Manager of R&D Dr. Jens Kremer, the presentations showed an overview of IGI's portfolio and career prospects. In the lectures the students obtained an overall picture of the companies concept to provide its customers all necessary tools, starting from planning a mission, collecting the data and processing, up to delivering the final product. One student commented "All system components are very flexible and can be adapted to the customer's whishes."...

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22-Aug-2014

StreetMapper

StreetMapper Maps French Railways for Safer Tracks

FIT ESIC is helping France’s national railway company SNCF improve safety and inform track upgrade works with the mobile laser scanning system StreetMapper. Owned and operated by FIT ESIC, the rail mounted StreetMapper was used to survey several hundreds of kilometres of track, generating engineering grade survey data on behalf of SNCF. The laser generated computer model was used to build a detailed 3D topographic map of the tracks and its surroundings. This provided length data and cross profiles as well as detecting potentially dangerous objects near the track...

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08-Jul-2014

LiteMapper

LiteMapper purchased by Bumitouch in Malaysia

Bumitouch, a leading land management consultant in Malaysia has purchased a LiteMapper system from IGI in Germany. The LM-6800 system, comprises a LiDAR scanner, a flight guidance & sensor management system - CCNS-5, plus a GNSS/IMU positioning solution – AEROcontrol. It also comes with a DigiCAM aerial camera. Software for mission planning – IGIplan, for GNSS/IMU post-processing AEROoffice and LiDAR data calibration, geo-referencing and interpretation makes it a complete turnkey solution package, all from one supplier...

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27-Jun-2014

Pilot & Operator CCNS-5 in DA42-MPP

Partnership Results in Hyperspectral Multi-sensor Aircraft

With the successful integration of SPECIM's AisaFENIX, a full spectrum imager, on the DA42 MPP special mission aeroplane, Diamond Aircraft Industries has added first-rate hyperspectral detection capabilities to its range of turnkey survey solutions. The solution is powered by IGI CCNS-5 guidance & sensor management system and AEROcontrol for the precise georeference...

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22-May-2014

LiteMapper

IGI system helps to survey Lake Constance

The Lake Constance from above - it is remeasured and precisely from the airplane. The scientists could also overlook the lake bottom using the latest laser technology. Using IGI AEROcontrol GNSS/IMU positioning technology the results are up to 1000 times more accurate than previous measurements. Thanks to the new data, the scientists discovered a huge number of sources on the lake bottom...

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21-May-2014

RailMapper

RailMapper article in customer magazine interAktiv

The project RailMapper on the Dresden Windbergbahn was carried out as a collaboration of IGI, Dresden University of Applied Sciences (HTW Dresden), and the Windbergbahn e.V.. IB&T contributed Card/1 licenses to the students from HTW Dresden for data processing and published an article in their customer magazine...

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