The February/March 2019 edition of Inside Unmanned Systems featured a story on Brian Flaherty and his team at ESP Associates, an engineering and design firm in South Carolina, who partnered with Microdrones to invest in the mdLiDAR 3000, an end-to-end LiDAR solution combining a drone, a LiDAR payload, a fully integrated software workflow, to provide their customers with more detailed and accuarate Geospatial images and data.
Brian Flaherty, UAV Program Manager, ESP Associates
The turn-around time is much quicker and the accuracy is much better. With this system you're getting 100 points a square meter, where traditionally you'd get one point every 35 feet or so. You get a lot more information to interpret