Michael Baker signs a deal for mobile LiDAR solutions

Michael Baker signs a deal for mobile LiDAR solutions


Canada, September, 2014: Michael Baker International, a leading global provider of engineering and consulting services has signed a contract with Optech for the delivery of its latest mobile LiDAR solutions, Lynx SG1 mobile mapper.

The Lynx SG1 gathers ultra-dense 3D data with survey-grade accuracy from a vehicle travelling at cruising speeds, along with co-aligned camera imagery.

Michael Baker will also deploy the technology in support of MAP-21 program goals for the Department of Transportation by using mobile LiDAR systems to collect data necessary to achieve highway performance goals for infrastructure condition, safety and sustainability.

Robert Hanson, Michael Baker International’s National Practice Lead – Geospatial Information Technologies (GIT) said, “We are excited to enhance and expand our core capabilities with the new Lynx SG1 Mobile Mapper systems.”

Albert Iavarone, Business Unit Manager at Optech. “We are very happy that after examining the various options available to them, Michael Baker once again decided that the Lynx SG1 was the best fit for their demanding projects.”

Source: Optech