FROM SCANS TO DELIVERABLES: A SURVEYOR’S PERSPECTIVE
The course will focus on Scanning technology, data collection, processing and simple modelling, and examples of Land surveying applications. A combination of lectures and hands-on demonstrations of the hardware used as well as data processing procedures.
This course is available for funding by Skills Future Credit
Course code: CRS-N-0051643
What is laser scanning? What are point clouds?
Comparing traditional data capture methods to scanning
Introduction to the hardware - Terrestrial laser scanner (Static) & GeoSlam (Mobile)
Hardware live demonstration
Software registration demonstration
Discussions of possible deliverables (with software demo) - Dimensions extraction, Floor plans and sections plans creation, Volume Calculation, Contours Generation, Feature extraction, Digital Terrain Models / TIN Models (Triangulations), Meshing & Comparison to design (Change Detection)
Creating 3D models from point cloud - Fitting shapes to point cloud (Realworks) & Introduction of Undet for SketchUp
Course Fee: $350 (Exclude GST)
Target Audience: Surveyors, BIM modeler, Contractors
Course Duration: One full day (9am to 5pm)