3d laser scanning surveys

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Since March of 2011, Allegheny Surveys has been providing ground-based High Definition Surveying (HDS) services to its clients. Using Leica Laser Scanners with Cyclone Software, a highly accurate scan can be made of a large project site in a fraction of the time that it would take field crews to survey it conventionally. Scans can be done in a single day and a detailed topographic map produced quickly and efficiently by exporting the information into AutoCAD.

Since utilizing HDS technology, Allegheny Surveys has produced mapping for its clients of pond certifications, gas well pads, compressor stations, coal stockpiles, roads, highwalls, construction sites and underground mines.

There are three basic advantages to using HDS: