Continental Mapping is developing a series of short videos to showcase our survyeing and mapping solutions in action with a particular emphasis on aerial, mobile and terrestrial lidar.  Our goal is to help engineers, planners, designers, architects, archaeologists and others see the ways in which our lidar solutions can be leveraged to improve the design process, increase accuracy where needed, and reduce costs. 

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Guard Rail Lidar Vectors

Lidar point cloud with 3D extracted features

(Sun Prairie, WI)—November, 2012—Continental Mapping Consultants, LLC was recently award a high accuracy aerial imagery and lidar acquisition project for the US Fish and Wildlife Service’s Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuge near Bethel, Alaska. 

3 Braided

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A note from Continental Mapping President, Dave Hart, CP

If you look at the stack of professional mapping, survey, and GIS publications on your desk, you will rarely find an issue that doesn't highlight a new and different application of lidar. With dozens of sensor configurations and applications, lidar has deservedly become the hottest technology in the survey and mapping profession.

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Providing SIM for the Wisconsin DOT

Continental Mapping recently completed a 3D modeling project for the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) using terrestrial lidar. In addition to mapping services, Continental Mapping staff worked with WisDOT to develop standards and applications for this new technology and aid in site information modeling (SIM) and other applications.

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Continental Mapping Works with New Client Micah Group to Aid in Environmental Analysis

(Sun Prairie, WI)—August 20th, 2012—Continental Mapping is providing land survey and aerial mapping services at abandoned mine sites in Treece, Kansas in support of Micah Group’s work with the Environmental Protection Agency.

Continental Mapping was recently called on by Micah Group Energy & Environmental of Lexington, Kentucky to assist them in their remediation work in and around Treece, Kansas, as part of the EPA’s program to clean up mine waste
in the area.

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Continental Mapping Consultants awarded On-Call Aerial Mapping Contract with Indiana Department of Transportation

(Indianapolis, IN)—August 6th, 2012—Continental Mapping Consultants was recently awarded a two-year contract with the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) for on-call aerial mapping services. The master contract covers acquisition of digital imagery and lidar as well as mapping of project sites on an as needed basis.

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