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Case Study: Laser Scanning to Improve Facility Efficiency


3D Laser Scan of Facility

Location:
Near Akron, Ohio

Task:
TruePoint laser scanned the interior of a series of interconnected pre-engineered buildings for the purposes of generating structural framing plans. Over 12 acres of active manufacturing and storage facilities were scanned over a three-week period utilizing a Leica P-20 Laser Scanner.

Challenge:
The client had no up-to-date as-built plans of their facilities. Their challenge was to improve the layout of their facility to make operations more efficient. They were also investing in more efficient manufacturing equipment. The client needed to know clearances both laterally and vertically for the purposes of moving and placing existing and new equipment in the facility.

Solution:
TruePoint was able to 3D laser scan the 12 acre site accurately and efficiently. Using traditional field measurements, documenting the facility would have taken months and the measurements could have been inaccurate. The client will use the scan data to make a decision on the layout of the manufacturing and storage facilities.

Deliverables:
The scan was turned into one comprehensive point cloud. After building a model of the facility in Autodesk Revit, TruePoint was able to output structural details onto AutoCAD sheets in 2D drawings and provide call-outs, dimensions and other notations. TruePoint delivered Autodesk Recap files, a Navisworks file and 2D AutoCAD plans.

Added Value:
TruePoint was able to provide additional training and support in 3D modeling to help the client effectively visualize the space. The client will have an accurate representation of the space that can be shared with facility management as well as contractors for future improvements.

3D laser scanning is an excellent way to document facility infrastructure that has been added-on and changed throughout the life of the space.

Contact TruePoint Laser Scanning today for Lidar services to document your existing manufacturing facilities.

TruePoint can provide training and support in 3D modeling to help clients effectively visualize their space.
 
One deliverable for this client was a 2D AutoCAD drawing of every building on site.
 
TruePoint was able to 3D laser scan the 12-acre site accurately and efficiently.
 
TruePoint provided the client a 3D model with structural call-outs.

 

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*DISCLAIMER: 3D Laser scanning is a measurement tool to assist in capturing as-built conditions of existing spaces and should be used in conjunction with other sound industry practices for verifying these conditions, including but not limited to: site visits, manual field measurements and verifications of scan data, to ensure its accuracy prior to design and engineering. Because this data can be used for various applications and disciplines outside the scope of the original field scanning and beyond our control, we cannot guarantee that the data is accurate for these uses.
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