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Sep
1
Certified IMS Training for Oregon State Police
Posted by James Johnston on 01 September 2017 12:44 PM

21 members of the Oregon State Police completed IMS training on August 11, 2017. 

The training included Evidence Recorder operation with robotic total stations and Map360 cad fundamentals.  Training was delivered by IMS Certified Trainer Andy Klane and Leica Geosystems was represented by Ken Jones and James Johnston.  All participants completed the tasks required for certification and have returned to their home bases to use this software for accident...
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Jun
28
ITAI 2017
Posted by Jason Poitras on 28 June 2017 10:45 AM

The Incident Mapping Suite was on display at the 12th annual ITAI Conference and Crash Test & Research Day at the Bruntingthorpe Proving Grounds situated in Leicestershire, U.K.  Leica Geosystems was the headline sponsor which allowed attendees to attend the crash day free of charge.

Various Leica technologies were deployed including the Leica ScanStation...
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Mar
22
IMS Training Page Launched
Posted by James Johnston on 22 March 2017 04:03 PM

See the newly released IMS Training page:

Read about our comprehensive training program and materials. 

Meet our certified trainers. 

Check the calendar to find a scheduled training session near you.

Leica Public Safety Group Training...
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Mar
6
Leica Demo Day in the Netherlands
Posted by James Johnston on 06 March 2017 05:04 PM

Leica hosted a demo day event at Tilberg in the Netherlands on February 16.  The event involved a presentation of data gathered from a crime scene simulation that had been measured the previous day in The Hague.  Participants inspected the full range of sensors including Total Stations, GNSS, High Definition Scanners, Small scale Scanners, a UAV and two Leica Mobile reality...
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Mar
6
IMS Train the Trainer Session at Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Posted by James Johnston on 06 March 2017 04:47 PM

A gathering of Leica technical people and law enforcement professionals took place in Milton Keynes, United Kingdom on February 20 to 23.  

James Johnston, MicroSurvey's training and support manager put the group through the rigorous process of IMS trainer certification....
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Dec
30
IMS Map360 1.2 Release
Posted by Brian Sloman on 30 December 2016 02:51 PM

Leica Geosystems is proud to announce a major update to IMS Map360 that provides powerful new and enhanced capabilities, steamlined workflows, and important bug fixes that make IMS Map360 1.2 the absolute best choice for diagramming crash and crime scenes.  Notable improvements include:

  • The latest IntelliCAD 8.2a engine features a customizable ribbon, an in-place multiline text editor, several new commands, performance improvements, and over 975+ various...
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Dec
29
IMS Map360 Course Training Standard Classroom Training in Atlanta, Georgia
Posted by James Johnston on 29 December 2016 09:58 AM

Leica Geosystems Incident Mapping Suite Map360 Core and PointCloud Extension Course Training Standard

Leica Geosystems will be hosting a 4 or 5 day Certified Training Session for new and experienced Map360 users.   A 32 hour class will introduce users to IMS Map360 CAD functions.  Graduates of the 32 hour class can stay for the fifth day to learn about Pointclouds.

Graduates of the program will be awarded the Designation(s):




Dec
29
IMS Course Training Standard Classroom Training in Denver, Colorado
Posted by James Johnston on 29 December 2016 09:49 AM

Leica Geosystems Incident Mapping Suite Map360 Core and PointCloud Extension Course Training Standard

Leica Geosystems will be hosting a 4 or 5 day Certified Training Session for new and experienced Map360 users.   A 32 hour class will introduce users to IMS Map360 CAD functions.  Graduates of the 32 hour class can stay for the fifth day to learn about Pointclouds.

Graduates of the program will be awarded the Designation(s):




Dec
3
IMS Map360 v1.2 - New Workflow to support HemoSpat
Posted by Jason Poitras on 03 December 2016 01:56 PM


          

In the soon to be released 1.2 version of IMS Map360, two new workflow routines have...
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Nov
30
New IMS Overview Movie of V1.2
Posted by Jason Poitras on 30 November 2016 05:11 PM

A new overview movie for IMS Map360 is now available.  It gives a general overview of import methods, customer examples, and a preview of some new features such as the Animation Extension and HemoSpat support.

Watch it now.

Click here to download a zip file containing an MP4 file.


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Oct
27
Public Safety Technology Event – Milton Keynes, UK
Posted by Olivia Floyd on 27 October 2016 10:13 AM

Leica Geosystems hosted a Public Safety Technology Event for those involved in Crash Investigation, Forensic Investigation, Imaging or Mapping on Thursday 20th October 2016 at the Leica Geosystems UK headquarters in Milton Keynes, UK.

This exclusive event highlighted the very latest survey technology and mapping tools for accident reconstruction and crime scene investigation including Laser Scanning solutions, Mobile Mapping solutions (vehicle and body-mounted), UAV’s, Total...
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Sep
2
IMS Map360 Train the Trainers Session
Posted by James Johnston on 02 September 2016 03:29 PM

Update: This 40 hour class will now allow attendees to earn 40 ACTAR CEU's.  All attendees have been granted credits.

 

The second IMS Map360 "Train the Trainers" session was hosted by Laser Technology Inc. and taught by MicroSurvey and Leica Geosystems in Denver Colorado this August.  The IMS program now boasts a team of 25 certified trainers who are experienced and recognized for their experience in the forensic...
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Jul
28
Import UAS / UAV Images into IMS Map360
Posted by Jason Poitras on 28 July 2016 03:41 PM

I just completed a new movie demonstrating how to use UAS images with IMS Map360.

An important feature in our software is the ability to import large raster imagery.  A lot of software programs can not handle large image datasets and this can be a problem if you want to use images captured with UAS / UAV system.

An added benefit with IMS Map360 is support for world files. IMS Map360 will...
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Jun
24
HxIP imagery demonstration in IMS Map360
Posted by Jason Poitras on 24 June 2016 01:52 PM

To learn more about using streaming imagery inside IMS Map360, we've just uploaded a new movie.

You will need to be using IMS Map360 V1.1 to access the features outlined in the movie.

Watch the movie now.


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Jun
17
Combining GNSS, Total Station and UAV data in a seamless IMS Map360 Dataset
Posted by James Johnston on 17 June 2016 05:09 PM

In June 2016 MicroSurvey and some members from the RCMP "icars" crash reconstruction team met to perform a test.  The objective was to test out combining data from Evidence Recorder with pointcloud and orthomosaic imagery collected by a UAV and post processed using Pix4D software.  IMS Map360 is used to manage the...
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