The Pros and Cons of LiDAR

LiDAR (light detection and ranging) is a system of data collection that uses laser pulses and time-of-flight calculations to capture massive quantities of data with incredible accuracy. We purchased a Riegl scanner nearly two decades ago to safely map limited access crossings and difficult-to-access poles. The time-of-flight scanner had an 80-degree by 340-degree panoramic field of view, and it…

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Five Things You Need to Know Before You Become a Project Manager

This week, I had the pleasure of sitting down with Zach Carlson, one of our newest project managers at Katapult Engineering. We took some time to talk about the projects he has worked on in the past year, as well as his experience transitioning from field work to project manager. He joined the Katapult team in…

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