New product announcements: 03/10/2010 High-Speed Laser Scanner: All-in-One Data Collector The Topcon GLS-1500 laser scanner is capable of scanning 30,000 points per second during point-cloud collection. The scanner has a 490-ft range and features an onboard data collector with keypad and LCD, allowing it to be used as a stand-alone laser scanner. It features a built-in 2.0-megapixel camera that can stream live images of a site when wirelessly connected to a PC which is using the ScanMaster software. Topcon Positioning Systems; 925-245-8300; www.topconpositioning.com Silicone Sealant: Takes the Heat Thermalox 2655 is a high-temperature RTV silicone adhesive sealant; it has a temperature
The growing need to collect, store and analyze the huge volumes of data collected from infrastructure project stakeholders is generating a new growth area for construction-sector firms, IT vendors and professionals.