Compatibility benefits include:

  • Laser scan data can be exported in many different formats, enabling connection to AutoCAD Architecture and Plant3D as well as many other CAD applications such as ArchiCAD, AVEVA, GeoMagic, Intergraph, Microstation, Nemetschek, PDMS, PDS, PolyWorks, Rapidform, REVIT and Rhino.
  • Point clouds can attached and indexed directly in AutoCad 2011 and 2012.
  • Google Sketchup can also accept point clouds using a Pointools plugin.

Laser Scanning for Civil Engineering. Combined CAD model and laser scan for clash detection.