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LiDAR, the Archaeologist’s Map Tool of Choice

By greenvalley | August 28, 2017

  Applications Recently, an article came through my Apple News feed, headlined “Missing Killerton mansion may have been found by LiDAR laser scans“, from the DailyMail by Tim Collins (06/20/2017). This was interesting timing. Right around then, GreenValley International (GVI) received an inquiry from our Iraqi distributor about local government interests in utilizing GVI LiDAR […]

LiDAR & Modern Archaeology

By kevinford | July 31, 2017

Recently, an article came through my Apple News feed, headlined “Missing Killerton mansion may have been found by LiDAR laser scans”, from the DailyMail by Tim Collins (06/20/2017). This was interesting timing. Right around then, GreenValley International (GVI) received an inquiry from our Iraqi distributor about local government interests in utilizing GVI LiDAR mapping systems […]

GVI Uses LiDAR Technology to Aid in the Sichuan, China Landslide Relief Effort

By kevinford | June 27, 2017

GVI Uses LIDAR Technology to Aid in the Sichuan, China Landslide Relief Effort On June 25th, thousands of rescuers began searching through rubble to find missing villagers after a Landslide devastated Xinmo village, in Sichuan Province, southwestern China. On the morning of June 26th, a UAV with eight propellers was deployed in the Maodian Mountain […]

Sixty Second Tech and GVI – Blog

By kevinford | June 1, 2017

  Feature Blog: EDN & Sixty Second Tech      We were recently featured in EDN & Sixty Second Tech. EDN is a electronic magazine with content based on electronics design ideas, articles and alot more. Sixty Second Tech is a website directory that lists quality websites they find valuable and resourceful for the Technology community. The website looks […]

Partnerships: GreenValley International & Variac Systems India

By kevinford | May 21, 2017

  Partnerships: GreenValley International and Variac Systems India       GreenValley International is proud to announce a strategic partnership with Variac Systems India. Variac Systems has signed on to become a distributing agent of GVI products and services throughout India. Variac Systems is a leading GIS technology provider within India. Headquartered in Chennai, India […]

GVI Visits Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

By kevinford | May 3, 2017

  GVI Visits Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory     [/cherry_col_inner] [/cherry_row_inner] [/cherry_col]   After the GreenValley International team’s productive meeting with Velodyne last week, we are back at headquarters in Berkeley for more demonstrations to show the capabilities of our products LiBackpack, LiAir and LiDAR360. We visited both the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and UC […]

Velodyne LiDAR – Integration and Cooperative Partnerships

By kevinford | April 26, 2017

  Velodyne LiDAR – Integration and Cooperative Partnerships       The GVI (GreenValley International) U.S. team had a great meeting today with the corporate Marketing & Sales team at Velodyne headquarters in San Jose, California. The Velodyne team experienced first-hand the GVI LiBackpack system, and was genuinely impressed by the simplicity and versatility of […]

Lidar News: Joint Government Environmental Project in Texas

By kevinford | March 14, 2017

Lidar News: Joint Government Environmental Project in Texas Lidar technology is becoming increasingly integrated into real world environmental projects. Earlier this week, the U.S. Geological Survey’s 3D Elevation Program (USGS 3DEP) and Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Risk Mapping, Assessment, and Planning (Risk MAP) program announced a partnership with Dewberry to provide high quality lidar […]

LiDAR News: Aerial Surveying and India's First High-Speed Train Corridor

By kevinford | February 14, 2017

LiDAR News: Aerial Surveying and India’s First High-Speed Train Corridor In this day and age it seems a countries economic relevance can be measured by it’s implementation of high-speed rail. Thoughts of the Japanese bullet train or Chinese Maglev come to mind and as such, it only seems suitable it would be India’s turn. The […]

Revealing the Complexity of the Mayan Civilization – The Uses of LiDAR

By kevinford | February 8, 2017

Revealing the Complexity of the Mayan Civilization – The Uses of LiDAR The once thriving Mesoamerican civilization is widely acclaimed for its advanced language, technological and architectural skills. The mounting evidence to support such claims is in part, due to the advancements of LiDAR technology. It is now we start to see archaeology as having a direct […]