In this issue, Daniel Wicks reports on innovation using Earth Observation data encouraged by the Space Applications Catapult; we talk to Steven Ramage, Head of External Relations at GEO, to discuss his role and Earth Observation internationally; David Selviah describes an innovative approach to generating data for BIM from Robust Automatic 3D Point Cloud Registration and Object Detection; and Charlton Bland, a chartered land surveyor, gives us details of a drone survey conducted in 2017.
Additionally, Phil Payne, while on a hydrographic surveying job, gives his personal account of his experiences in the Caribbean during Hurricane Irma; Richard Groom and Jason Poole report on the GeoDATA 2017 conference held last November in London; and we have TSA news and a recap of a RICS lecture on MapAction.
Plus all the latest news and regular columns - Happy reading!
The Geomatics World online archives are free to view for everyone. Just choose an issue from 2012 onwards and browse the issue at your leisure for all the major topics including UAVs, 3D Laser Scanning, GNSS, surveying, LiDAR and more.